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Agucadoura ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.3
Consistency of Surf: 3.3
Difficulty Level: 3.7
Wind and Kite Surfing: 3.0
Crowds: 2.7

Overall: 3.4

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Agucadoura Surf Guide

Agucadoura in North Portugal is an exposed beach break that has fairly consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. Works best in offshore winds from the east. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the ideal swell direction is from the west.. Good surf at all stages of the tide. Relatively few surfers here, even on good days. Take care of .

Agucadoura Spot Info

Type:Rating:
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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
17.2°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Agucadoura:

The best conditions reported for surf at Agucadoura occur when a West swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the East.

Surf Forecasts:

What's the best time of year to surf Agucadoura (for consistent clean waves)?

decemberBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Agucadoura with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Winter and most often the month of December. Clean surfable waves are typically found 45% of the time in December while 53% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 2% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
45%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
53%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
2%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Agucadoura Location Map

Interactive Agucadoura surf break location map. View information about nearby surf breaks, their wave consistency and rating compared to other spots in the region. Current swell conditions from local buoys are shown along with live wind speed and direction from nearby weather stations. Click icons on the map for more detail. The closest passenger airport to Agucadoura is Porto Airport (OPO) in Acores, 22 km (14 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Agucadoura is Vigo Airport (VGO) in Spain, 90 km (56 miles) away.

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Agucadoura Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Friday, 22 October 2021, 08:04 Local Time
Friday 22
10AM1PM4PM7PM
Wave (m)
2
WNW
1.9
NW
1.7
NW
1.6
NW
Period (s) 11 11 11 11
Wind (km/h)
10
10
15
20
Wind State cross-
off
cross cross-
on
cross

Swell History at Agucadoura

Surf stats for Agucadoura, see the swell variation by month or season on the history page here.

Wind History at Agucadoura

Wind stats for Agucadoura, see the variation in direction and stength by month or season on the history page here.

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