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Barrinha ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.2

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Barrinha Surf Guide

Barrinha in Espirito Santo is a reasonably exposed beach break that has fairly consistent surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. Ideal winds are from the south. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the ideal swell angle is from the south. Waves at the beach break both left and right. A fairly popluar wave that can sometimes get crowded Take care of the strong rips here.

Barrinha Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon beachBeachIcon  s33.2
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
24.7°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Barrinha:

The best conditions reported for surf at Barrinha 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 Barrinha (for consistent clean waves)?

mayBest Season: autumn
The best time of year for surfing Barrinha with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Autumn and most often the month of May. Clean surfable waves are typically found 43% of the time in May while 23% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 34% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
43%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
23%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
34%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Barrinha Location Map

Interactive Barrinha 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 Barrinha is Goiabeiras (Vitoria) Airport (VIX) in Brazil, which is 8 km (5 miles) away (directly). The second closest airport to Barrinha is Bartolomeu Lisandro (Campos) Airport (CAW), also in Brazil, 186 km (116 miles) away.

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Icon legend buoysLive Wave Height (m)
Icon legend windLive Wind Speed (km/h)
Please note that some surf spot locations are approximate to protect their exact location while others are not shown at close zoom level.
Barrinha Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Friday, 14 May 2021, 00:08 Local Time
Friday 14
0AM3AM6AM9AM
Wave (m) 1.2
S
1.1
SSE
1.4
S
0.4
SSE
Period (s) 6 6 7 11
Wind (km/h) 20
SW 20
SSW 20
SW 20
SSW
Wind State cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off

Swell History at Barrinha

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

Wind History at Barrinha

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

Other Nearby Breaks Closest To:

Discover surf breaks near Barrinha. Click below to view there surf guides.

    • Icon beachBeach and point
    • Icon  s33.4
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    1km away
    • Icon reef  redReef
    • Icon  s33.2
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    2km away
    • Icon reef  redReef
    • Icon  s33.3
    Reliability: consistent
    2km away
    • Icon reef  redReef
    • Icon  s33.3
    Reliability: consistent
    3km away
    • Icon beachBeach
    Reliability: consistent
    4km away

Wave Buoys Nearest To Barrinha: