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Foz do Arelho Surf Forecast / Peniche / Portugal

12 Day Weather and Surf, issued 11 pm Friday 09 Dec 2022 WET
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Foz do Arelho surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Foz do Arelho sea temperature is 16.0 °C (Statistics for 09 Dec 1981-2005 - mean: 16.4 max: 17.3 min: 15.6 °C)
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Foz do Arelho surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Foz do Arelho sea temperature is 16.0 °C (Statistics for 09 Dec 1981-2005 - mean: 16.4 max: 17.3 min: 15.6 °C)

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8 km/h
NW
Clean
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Best Forecast Surf Conditions for Foz do Arelho this week:

The surf forecast for Foz do Arelho over the next 12 days: The first swell (rated 1 star or higher) is forecast to arrive on Saturday (Dec 10) at 12PM. The primary swell is predicted to be 1.6m and 8s period with a secondary swell of 1.1m and 9s. The wind is predicted to be onshore as the swell arrives.

The most powerful waves expected at Foz do Arelho in the next 12 days are 6.0m 13s and forecast to arrive on Friday (Dec 16) at 3AM. Winds are predicted to be cross-onshore at the time the swell arrives. The largest open ocean swell (not directed at the beach) is 0.7m 4s period and expected on Sunday (Dec 11) at 3AM.

Wave TypeTime (WET) & Date Wave Height & Period
Next good surf (1 star+)12PM (Sat 10th Dec)5ft (1.6m) 8s
Best Surf 6PM (Mon 12th Dec)13ft (4.0m) 15s
Most Powerful 3AM (Fri 16th Dec)20ft (6.0m) 13s

Table - best surf conditions forecast for Foz do Arelho over the next 12 days.

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Saturday
10
Sunday
11
Monday
12
Tuesday
13
Wednesday
14
Thursday
15
Friday
16
Saturday
17
Sunday
18
Monday
19
Tuesday
20
Wed
21
NightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPM
Rating
(10 max)
002000550562000004000555548076334200
Swell
Height Map
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T portugal.htsgw.metric.96.cc23
T portugal.htsgw.metric.120.cc23
T portugal.htsgw.metric.144.cc23
T portugal.htsgw.metric.168.cc23
T portugal.htsgw.metric.192.cc23
T portugal.htsgw.metric.216.cc23
T portugal.htsgw.metric.240.cc23
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Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
1.7
WSW
1.8
NNW
1.4
NNW
0.9
NNW
1.7
WSW
2.5
W
1.9
W
3.5
WSW
2.4
W
3.5
W
3
W
2.5
W
3
W
3
W
4
W
5
W
4
W
3.5
W
5
W
4.5
W
4
W
3.5
W
2.5
W
3
WSW
3.5
WSW
3
W
4.5
W
4
W
4
WNW
4
WNW
3
WNW
2.4
WNW
2
WNW
1
W
1.4
WNW
2
WNW
Period(s) (?)1087789161616141313121412141312131212111010101015141312111010181716
Wave
Graph
(?)Metric surfscale
Energy (?)5614142207734593018636201275353373184230926124122506710349569040029123667941792582127514062122169892877173583944292349113068364611751889
Wind
(km/h)
25
NNW
25
NNW
10
NNW
35
ESE
30
WSW
25
NW
15
SSE
40
SW
40
SW
20
SW
10
S
30
SW
40
WSW
40
SW
40
SW
30
W
25
WNW
20
SW
35
WSW
35
WNW
25
NW
5
SSW
20
SE
20
SE
15
SSE
25
S
35
SSW
25
WNW
5
NNW
15
SSW
35
SW
15
N
5
WNW
30
S
55
SW
50
W
Wind State (?)
onshore
cross-onshore
cross-shore
cross-offshore
offshore
glassy
onononoffcross-
on
onoffcross-
off
crosscrosscross-
off
crosscross-
on
crosscrosscross-
on
oncrosscross-
on
cross-
on
oncross-
off
offoffoffcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
on
glasscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
on
oncross-
off
crosscross-
on
High Tide
/ height (m)
3:34AM
2.73
3:56PM
2.47
4:10AM
2.66
4:33PM
2.37
4:48AM
2.57
5:12PM
2.26
5:28AM
2.47
5:54PM
2.15
6:12AM
2.36
6:42PM
2.05
7:02AM
2.27
7:38PM
2.00
7:58AM
2.20
8:43PM
2.01
9:01AM
2.20
9:48PM
2.09
10:04AM
2.25
10:47PM
2.23
11:03AM
2.36
11:40PM
2.41
11:58AM
2.51
12:29AM
2.61
12:50PM
2.66
Low Tide
/ height (m)
9:17PM
0.44
9:47AM
0.39
9:52PM
0.50
10:24AM
0.47
10:28PM
0.59
11:03AM
0.58
11:06PM
0.68
11:46AM
0.69
11:47PM
0.78
12:32PM
0.78
12:35AM
0.88
1:26PM
0.85
1:32AM
0.95
2:25PM
0.86
2:38AM
0.98
3:28PM
0.81
3:47AM
0.92
4:27PM
0.71
4:51AM
0.80
5:21PM
0.57
5:47AM
0.62
6:12PM
0.43
6:39AM
0.42

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

Saturday
10
Sunday
11
Monday
12
Tuesday
13
Wednesday
14
Thursday
15
Friday
16
Saturday
17
Sunday
18
Monday
19
Tuesday
20
Wed
21
NightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPM
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Rain (mm)
---182-722458424527653-----16--45--12
Temp. °C151413181815171818181718181616141513151515151416171817171414171415181815
Low °C131313101814141818171618161615141413131515141415161717151414151414131814
Feels °C (?)1191013141112131316161410998109991114111416141213131112121411106
Sunrise-7:46--7:46--7:47--7:48--7:48--7:48--7:50--7:50--7:50--7:52--7:52--7:52-
Sunset--5:13--5:13--5:13--5:13--5:13--5:14--5:14--5:14--5:15--5:15--5:15--5:15

Short Range Forecast: Heavy rain (total 31mm), heaviest during Sat night. Very mild (max 18°C on Sat night, min 10°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (calm on Sat afternoon, strong winds from the SW by Mon morning).

Days 3-6 Weather Summary Heavy rain (total 41mm), heaviest during Tue afternoon. Very mild (max 18°C on Mon night, min 13°C on Thu afternoon). Mainly near gales.

Days 6-9 Weather Summary Moderate rain (total 15mm), heaviest on Fri morning. Very mild (max 18°C on Sun morning, min 13°C on Thu night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the WSW on Thu night, light winds from the WNW by Fri night).

Long Range Forecast: Moderate rain (total 19mm), heaviest on Sun night. Very mild (max 18°C on Tue night, min 13°C on Tue night). Winds increasing (calm on Mon morning, near gales from the W by Wed morning).

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Information about the Foz do Arelho Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Foz do Arelho provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 12 days. A general guide to surfing at Foz do Arelho can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Foz do Arelho surf forecast is unique since it includes wave energy (power) that defines the real feel of the surf rather than just the height or the period. If you surf the same spot (Foz do Arelho) regularly then make a mental note of the wave energy from the surf forecast table each time you go. Very soon you may start to choose your surf days based on the wave energy alone combined with our forecast of favourable offshore wind conditions. Our star ratings will help here and of course you will also find the usual wave height and period predictions on our surf forecasts as well as a full break down of the swell components under our advanced users option (to reveal that, click the little Einstein character under the tide times).

Further information to help with frequently asked questions about our surf forecast for Foz do Arelho may be found under the help tab on the top menu and also by moving your mouse over the question marks on the surf forecast table itself. Please always bear in mind that the forecast is for near-shore open water and local factors at each surf break influence the actual breaking wave height, such as the beach / reef profile, water depths offshore and shelter.

Foz do Arelho is 9 km (6 miles) from Caldad da Rainha. If you plan a holiday in Peniche, look for hotels and other accommodation in Caldad da Rainha. Caldad da Rainha has rooms for a wide range of budgets as well as car hire and transport links.