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Canal ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.3

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Canal Surf Forecast / Rio de Janeiro / Brazil

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 8 pm Tuesday 13 Apr 2021 BRT
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Canal surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Canal sea temperature is 26.1 °C (Statistics for 13 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 25.9 max: 27.1 min: 24.5 °C)
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Canal surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Canal sea temperature is 26.1 °C (Statistics for 13 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 25.9 max: 27.1 min: 24.5 °C)

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  1. weather stationWind Update Previously calm conditions have become cross-shore at Canal (light winds from the W at Arraial DO Cabo 48 km from Canal).

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48 km away, 1 h 20 min ago

Light
14 km/h
W
24.3
26.1
Air / Water (°C)
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How big are the waves at Canal today?

The current surf forecast for Canal at 2AM is: 2.5m 12s primary swell from a South direction and 0.7m 16s secondary swell from a South direction (forecast issued at 08:00pm April 13). The wind direction is predicted to be cross-onshore and the swell rating is 4.

Time (BRT) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (14 Apr)8ft (2.4m)12s
Afternoon (14 Apr)7ft (2.2m)12s
Evening (14 Apr)8ft (2.4m)12s

Table - waves today at Canal. (Swell directed towards the surf break)

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Rating
(10 max)
Swell
Height Map
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
Period(s) (?)
Wave
Graph
(?)Metric surfscale
Energy (?)
Wind
(km/h)
Wind State (?)
onshore
cross-onshore
cross-shore
cross-offshore
offshore
glassy
High Tide
/ height (m)
Low Tide
/ height (m)
Summary
Rain (mm)
Temp. °C
Chill °C (?)
Sunrise
Sunset
Tue
13
Wednesday
14
Thursday
15
Friday
16
Saturday
17
Sunday
18
Monday
19
Tuesday
20
Wed
21
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T brazil.htsgw.metric.36.cc23T brazil.htsgw.metric.42.cc23T brazil.htsgw.metric.54.cc23
T brazil.htsgw.metric.60.cc23T brazil.htsgw.metric.66.cc23T brazil.htsgw.metric.78.cc23
T brazil.htsgw.metric.84.cc23T brazil.htsgw.metric.90.cc23T brazil.htsgw.metric.102.cc23
T brazil.htsgw.metric.108.cc23T brazil.htsgw.metric.114.cc23T brazil.htsgw.metric.126.cc23
T brazil.htsgw.metric.132.cc23T brazil.htsgw.metric.138.cc23T brazil.htsgw.metric.150.cc23
T brazil.htsgw.metric.156.cc23T brazil.htsgw.metric.162.cc23T brazil.htsgw.metric.174.cc23
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2.5
SSW
3
SSW
2.5
S
2.5
S
2.5
S
2.4
S
2.5
S
2.2
S
2.5
S
2.4
S
2.2
S
2.1
S
2
S
1.9
SSE
1.8
SSE
1.7
SSE
1.6
SSE
1.6
SSE
1.4
SSE
1.4
SSE
1.3
SSE
1.2
SSE
1.1
SSE
1
SSE
1
SE
1.2
SE
1.1
SE
1.1
SE
0.9
SSE
1.4
E
0.9
SSE
1.2
ESE
1.4
ESE
0.5
SSE
0.8
SE
0.8
E
0.7
ESE
0.6
SSE
0.8
ESE
0.6
SSE
0.8
ESE
0.6
SSE
0.6
SSE
0.6
SSE
0.6
SSE
0.6
SSE
0.6
SSE
0.6
SSE
0.6
SSE
0.6
SSE
0.6
SSE
0.6
SSE
0.8
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.9
SSW
1
S
0.9
S
0.9
S
0.9
S
0.6
S
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20
SSW
20
SW
15
SSW
10
SSW
15
SSW
10
SSW
15
SSW
15
SSW
10
SSE
5
SE
0
NNE
5
WNW
5
NNW
5
NNW
10
SSE
15
ESE
20
E
15
ENE
15
NE
10
NE
15
NE
15
ENE
20
E
25
E
20
ENE
20
NE
20
NE
15
NNE
15
NNE
15
NE
15
ENE
25
ENE
25
ENE
25
NE
15
NNE
5
N
5
N
5
SW
20
SW
25
SW
20
SW
10
WSW
15
W
20
W
15
W
15
W
15
W
15
WSW
10
SW
10
W
10
W
15
W
10
WNW
10
WNW
15
WSW
15
SW
10
SW
5
WSW
10
W
10
WNW
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
oncross-
on
cross-
on
ononcross-
on
glassglasscross-
off
glassoncross-
on
crosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offglasscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscrosscrosscrosscrosscrosscross-
on
cross-
on
crosscrosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
crosscross-
on
cross-
on
crosscrosscross-
off
3:21PM
1.09
3:28AM
0.97
3:54PM
1.05
3:52AM
0.94
4:30PM
1.01
4:19AM
0.89
5:11PM
0.94
4:51AM
0.84
6:03PM
0.88
5:34AM
0.77
7:21PM
0.82
6:47AM
0.71
9:12PM
0.82
8:49AM
0.69
10:44PM
0.88
9:32PM
0.18
9:34AM
0.12
10:01PM
0.25
10:03AM
0.13
10:33PM
0.32
10:37AM
0.17
11:10PM
0.40
11:18AM
0.22
12:01AM
0.47
12:15PM
0.28
1:27AM
0.53
1:43PM
0.32
3:36AM
0.52
3:32PM
0.30

Note: the tide data above is for Saquarema which is 3 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Canal.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Canal blow from the N

Tue
13
Wednesday
14
Thursday
15
Friday
16
Saturday
17
Sunday
18
Monday
19
Tuesday
20
Wed
21
6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM
clear
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
thunderstorm
cloudy
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
rain showers
rain showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
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