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

Overall: 3.3

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Busca Vida Spot ID

Praia de Busca Vida photo

Busca Vida

Photo credit: Busca Vida

Type: reef

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell S | Wind WNW

Sea Temperature Today is: 28.6 °C

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Wednesday, 19 February 2020, 01:18 Local time
Wednesday 19
Wave (m) 1.3
Period (s) 8 8 9 9
Wind (km/h) 10
E 10
E 10
ENE 10
Wind State on on cross-

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Busca Vida in North Bahia is an exposed reef break that has reasonably consistent surf. Winter is the optimum time of year for surfing here. Offshore winds blow from the west northwest. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the optimum swell angle is from the south. There are left and right breaking reefs. Good surf at all stages of the tide. Sometimes crowded. Take care of rocks in the line up.

Brazil wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

At Busca Vida (0 km).

IS AT (local time)

Busca Vida Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Salvador/Dois de Julho Airport, 41 km from Busca Vida.

light winds from the E

Dry and partly cloudy
Air temperature
28 °C

Current weather near Busca Vida

Overall Busca Vida Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in February


Surf stats for Busca Vida: see the swell variation by month.

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Wind stats for Busca Vida: see the variation in direction and stength by month.

Busca Vida Location Maps

Busca Vida Location Map

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Tide stations nearest to Busca Vida:

  • Closest tide station
    Lauro de Freitas
    25 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    32 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    39 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    39 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    46 mi


  • The nearest passenger airport to Busca Vida is Deputado Luis Eduardo Magalhaes (Salvador) Airport (SSA) in Brazil, which is 43 km (27 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Busca Vida is Santa Maria (Aracaju) Airport (AJU), also in Brazil, 213 km (132 miles) away.
Busca Vida break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Busca Vida, Bahia - Norte. Use the tab navigation above to view Busca Vida sea temperature, Busca Vida photographs, Busca Vida detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Busca Vida webcams, current wind from Bahia - Norte live weather stations and Busca Vida tide predictions. The Brazil swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Brazil and the surrounding seas. These swell maps can be animated to show the different swell components, wave energy, wave period, wave heights, together with wind and weather forecasts, current weather and sea state observations from Brazil wave-buoys, passing ships and coastal weather stations. Each of the forecast pages for this surf break feature a global and regional wavefinder tool to locate the best surf conditions in the area around Busca Vida.