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Faja da Areia Surf Forecast / Madeira / Portugal

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 6 am Wednesday 10 Aug 2022 WEST
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Faja da Areia surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Faja da Areia sea temperature is 22.4 °C (Statistics for 10 Aug 1981-2005 - mean: 23.0 max: 24.9 min: 21.4 °C)
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Faja da Areia surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Faja da Areia sea temperature is 22.4 °C (Statistics for 10 Aug 1981-2005 - mean: 23.0 max: 24.9 min: 21.4 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for Madeira

  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Faja da Areia (light winds from the N at Santa do Porto Moniz wx 14 km from Faja da Areia).

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Actual: 48 min ago

Light
8 km/h
N
Clean
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How big are the waves at Faja da Areia today?

The current surf forecast for Faja da Areia at 1PM is: 1.2m 8s primary swell from a North direction (forecast issued at 06:00am August 10). An open ocean swell of 0.2m 16s is not directed at the surf break. The wind direction is predicted to be cross-onshore and the swell rating is 2.

Time (WEST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (10 Aug)4.5ft (1.3m)8s
Afternoon (10 Aug)4ft (1.2m)8s
Evening (10 Aug)4ft (1.2m)8s

Table - waves today at Faja da Areia. (Swell directed towards the surf break)

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Wednesday
10
Thursday
11
Friday
12
Saturday
13
Sunday
14
Monday
15
Tuesday
16
Wednesday
17
4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM
Rating
(10 max)
232222222222222222211111000110000000000000000100000000010112
Swell
Height Map
T azoresportugal.htsgw.metric.3.cc23T azoresportugal.htsgw.metric.6.cc23T azoresportugal.htsgw.metric.12.cc23
T azoresportugal.htsgw.metric.24.cc23T azoresportugal.htsgw.metric.27.cc23T azoresportugal.htsgw.metric.33.cc23
T azoresportugal.htsgw.metric.48.cc23T azoresportugal.htsgw.metric.51.cc23T azoresportugal.htsgw.metric.57.cc23
T azoresportugal.htsgw.metric.72.cc23T azoresportugal.htsgw.metric.75.cc23T azoresportugal.htsgw.metric.81.cc23
T azoresportugal.htsgw.metric.96.cc23T azoresportugal.htsgw.metric.99.cc23T azoresportugal.htsgw.metric.105.cc23
T azoresportugal.htsgw.metric.120.cc23T azoresportugal.htsgw.metric.123.cc23T azoresportugal.htsgw.metric.129.cc23
T azoresportugal.htsgw.metric.144.cc23T azoresportugal.htsgw.metric.147.cc23T azoresportugal.htsgw.metric.153.cc23
T azoresportugal.htsgw.metric.168.cc23T azoresportugal.htsgw.metric.171.cc23T azoresportugal.htsgw.metric.177.cc23
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
1.2
N
1.3
N
1.2
N
1.2
N
1.2
N
1.2
N
1.1
N
1.1
N
1.1
N
1.1
N
1
N
1
N
1
N
1
N
1
N
1
N
0.9
N
0.9
N
0.9
N
0.9
N
0.8
N
0.8
N
0.8
N
0.8
N
0.4
NW
0.6
NW
0.4
NW
0.7
NW
0.7
NW
0.7
NW
0.7
NW
0.7
NW
0.6
NW
0.6
NW
0.6
NNW
0.4
NW
0.4
NW
0.4
NW
0.4
NW
0.4
NW
0.4
NW
0.5
NW
0.4
NNW
0.4
NNW
0.4
NNW
0.5
NNW
0.4
NNW
0.4
NNW
0.4
NW
0.4
NW
0.4
NW
0.4
NW
0.3
NNW
0.3
NNW
0.9
N
1
N
1.1
N
1.2
N
1.2
N
1.4
N
Period(s) (?)888888888888888888888777979777776669998888999988888888455566
Wave
Graph
(?)Metric surfscale
Energy (?)19522319018217316414215315715312412012012013013310810510397726970683137335347444444333226212120182424343031324528281718161612123045597989139
Wind
(km/h)
10
NNW
10
NNW
10
NW
10
NNW
10
NNW
10
NW
10
NW
10
NNW
10
NNW
10
NNW
5
NNW
10
NNW
5
NNW
10
NNW
5
N
5
NNW
10
NNW
5
NNW
5
NNW
10
NNW
10
NNW
5
NW
5
WNW
5
W
5
WNW
5
NNW
5
NW
5
NW
10
NNW
5
NNW
5
N
0
NNW
5
NNW
5
N
0
W
5
N
5
N
5
N
5
N
5
N
5
N
5
N
5
N
5
NNW
10
NNW
10
N
10
NNE
5
N
10
NNE
10
NNE
5
N
5
N
10
N
10
N
5
NNW
5
NNW
10
N
10
N
10
N
5
N
Wind State (?)
onshore
cross-onshore
cross-shore
cross-offshore
offshore
glassy
ononcross-
on
cross-
on
oncross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
onononononononononcross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
glassglassglassglassglasscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
onglassglassglassglassglassglassglassglassglassglassglassononcross-
on
ononononcross-
on
ononononcross-
on
ononononon
High Tide
/ height (m)
1:07AM
1.92
1:30PM
2.13
2:01AM
2.04
2:19PM
2.28
2:48AM
2.12
3:05PM
2.39
3:33AM
2.16
3:49PM
2.42
4:16AM
2.14
4:31PM
2.37
4:57AM
2.07
5:13PM
2.25
5:38AM
1.97
5:55PM
2.08
6:20AM
1.84
Low Tide
/ height (m)
7:14AM
0.26
7:50PM
0.10
8:05AM
0.14
8:39PM
-0.03
8:51AM
0.05
9:25PM
-0.10
9:34AM
0.01
10:09PM
-0.10
10:16AM
0.03
10:51PM
-0.03
10:58AM
0.11
11:32PM
0.10
11:40AM
0.23
12:13AM
0.26
12:24PM
0.39

Note: the tide data above is for Sao Vicente which is 1 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Faja da Areia.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Faja da Areia blow from the S

Wednesday
10
Thursday
11
Friday
12
Saturday
13
Sunday
14
Monday
15
Tuesday
16
Wednesday
17
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Rain (mm)
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Temp. °C181821242423191918192124222119191818212322221919191923252423212019192325232321191919232525241919191923252523191920192124
Feels °C (?)191922242524202019202225232220201919222322222120202025272626242321212628262624212019242626252019202024262624202021202225
Sunrise--7:26-------7:28-------7:28-------7:28-------7:30-------7:31-------7:31-------7:31-
Sunset-----8:58-------8:57-------8:55-------8:54-------8:53-------8:52-------8:52------

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