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Almagreira break guidePhoto by: SURF BERBERE

Almagreira Surf Guide

Almagreira in Peniche is a beach break that has quite reliable surf and can work at any time of the year. Offshore winds blow from the south. Waves just as likely from local windswells as from distant groundswells and the ideal swell angle is from the south. When it's working here, it can get crowded.

Almagreira Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon beachBeachIcon  s32.6
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
15.7°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Almagreira:

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

Surf Forecasts:

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

decemberBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Almagreira 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 3% of the time in December while 0% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 97% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
3%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
0%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
97%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Almagreira Location Map

Interactive Almagreira 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 nearest passenger airport to Almagreira is Lisboa (Lisbon) Airport (LIS) in Portugal, which is 68 km (42 miles) away (directly). The second closest airport to Almagreira is Porto Airport (OPO) in Acores, 215 km (134 miles) away.

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Almagreira Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Friday, 7 October 2022, 04:09 Local Time
Friday 07
4AM7AM10AM1PM
Wave (m)
Period (s) - - - -
Wind (km/h)
10
10
10
15
Wind State on cross-
on
on on

Swell History at Almagreira

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

Wind History at Almagreira

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

Other Nearby Breaks Closest To:

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    • Icon beachBeach
    • Icon  s43.6
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    • Icon  s43.8
    Reliability: very consistent
    2km away
    • Icon beach  redBeach
    • Icon  s33.1
    Reliability: inconsistent
    2km away
    • Icon beachBeach and reef
    • Icon  s44.2
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    2km away
    • Icon reef  redReef
    • Icon  s43.8
    Reliability: inconsistent
    4km away

Wave Buoys Nearest To Almagreira: