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Cigana ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.7
Consistency of Surf: 3.7
Difficulty Level: 3.7
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 1.7

Overall: 2.7

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Cigana Surf Guide

Cigana in Santa Caterina is an exposed beach break that has quite consistent surf. Winter is the optimum time of year for surfing here. Works best in offshore winds from the north northwest with some shelter here from south winds. Groundswells more frequent than windswells and the ideal swell angle is from the south. Waves at the beach break both left and right. It's sometimes crowded here. Watch out for rocks.

Cigana Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon beachBeachIcon  s32.7
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
24.0°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Cigana:

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

Surf Forecasts:

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

mayBest Season: autumn
The best time of year for surfing Cigana 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 32% of the time in May while 44% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 24% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
32%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
44%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
24%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Cigana Location Map

Interactive Cigana 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 Cigana is Hercilio Luz (Florianopolis) Airport (FLN) in Brazil, which is 108 km (67 miles) away (directly). The second closest airport to Cigana is Navegantes Itajai Airport (NVT), also in Brazil, 193 km (120 miles) away.

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Cigana Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Tuesday, 20 April 2021, 06:22 Local Time
Tuesday 20
6AM9AM12PM3PM
Wave (m) 1.6
SE
1.6
SE
1.6
SE
1.5
E
Period (s) 8 8 8 9
Wind (km/h) 10
SW 10
SW 15
S 15
SSE
Wind State cross cross-
on
cross-
on
on

Swell History at Cigana

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

Wind History at Cigana

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

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