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Geriba ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.5
Difficulty Level: 2.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 2.0

Overall: 3.5

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Geriba Surf Guide

Geriba in Rio de Janeiro Norte is an exposed beach break that has consistent surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. Ideal winds are from the north northeast. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the east. Waves at the beach are mainly lefts. Best around high tide. It's often crowded here. Take special care here if it gets very crowded.

Geriba Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon beachBeachIcon  s43.5
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
consistent
25.5°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Geriba:

The best conditions reported for surf at Geriba occur when a Southeast swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the North-northeast.

Surf Forecasts:

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

februaryBest Season: summer
The best time of year for surfing Geriba with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Summer and most often the month of February. Clean surfable waves are typically found 83% of the time in February while 16% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 1% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
83%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
16%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
1%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Geriba Location Map

Interactive Geriba 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 closest passenger airport to Geriba is Santos Dumont (Rio De Janeiro) Airport (SDU) in Brazil, 129 km (80 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Geriba is Bartolomeu Lisandro (Campos) Airport (CAW), also in Brazil, 136 km (84 miles) away.

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Geriba Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Tuesday, 20 April 2021, 07:00 Local Time
Tuesday 20
6AM9AM12PM3PM
Wave (m) 0.6
SSE
1.9
SW
1.9
SW
2.1
SW
Period (s) 10 10 9 8
Wind (km/h) 35
W 35
W 40
WSW 45
WSW
Wind State cross cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on

Swell History at Geriba

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

Wind History at Geriba

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

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