uk es it fr pt nl
Curvao ratings
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.6

See all 18 ratings

Based on 1 vote. Vote


Surf Report Feed

Curvao Surf Guide

Curvao in Piaui is an exposed beach and point break that has pretty consitent surf Works best in offshore winds from the south southwest with some shelter here from east winds. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the best swell direction is from the north. The beach breaks are all rights Relatively few surfers here, even on good days. Watch out for rocks.

Curvao Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon beach  redBeach and pointIcon  s43.6
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
28.9°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Curvao:

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

Surf Forecasts:

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

aprilBest Season: autumn
The best time of year for surfing Curvao with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Autumn and most often the month of April. Clean surfable waves are typically found 6% of the time in April while 88% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 6% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
6%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
88%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
6%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Curvao Location Map

Interactive Curvao 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 Curvao is Marechal Cunha Machado (Sao Luis) Airport (SLZ) in Brazil, which is 277 km (172 miles) away (directly). The second closest airport to Curvao is Senador Petronio Portella (Teresina) Airport (THE), also in Brazil, 279 km (173 miles) away.

Icon breakBreak
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.
Curvao Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Friday, 16 April 2021, 21:32 Local Time
FriSat
6PM9PM0AM3AM
Wave (m) 0.3
N
0.9
NE
0.9
ENE
1.0
ENE
Period (s) 11 4 5 6
Wind (km/h) 20
ENE 25
ENE 20
ENE 25
E
Wind State cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross

Swell History at Curvao

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

Wind History at Curvao

Wind stats for Curvao, 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 Curvao. Click below to view there surf guides.

    • Icon beachBeach
    • Icon  s33.2
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    3km away
    • Icon point  redPoint
    • Icon  s32.6
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    6km away
    • Icon beachBeach
    • Icon  s33.4
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    18km away
    • Icon reef  redReef
    • Icon  s33.4
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    22km away
    • Icon beachBeach
    • Icon  s33.2
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    23km away

Wave Buoys Nearest To Curvao: