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Praia do Ypuã (Ipua) ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.5
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.1

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Praia do Ypuã (Ipua) Surf Guide

Ipua in Santa Caterina is an exposed beach break that has consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. Offshore winds are from the northwest with some shelter here from south winds. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the southeast. The beach breaks offer lefts and rights. A fairly popluar wave that can sometimes get crowded Take care of the strong rips here.

Praia do Ypuã (Ipua) Spot Info

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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
24.0°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Praia do Ypuã (Ipua):

The best conditions reported for surf at Praia do Ypuã (Ipua) occur when a Southeast swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the Northwest.

Surf Forecasts:

What's the best time of year to surf Praia do Ypuã (Ipua) (for consistent clean waves)?

juneBest Season: autumn
The best time of year for surfing Praia do Ypuã (Ipua) with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Autumn and most often the month of June. Clean surfable waves are typically found 33% of the time in June while 52% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 15% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Praia do Ypuã (Ipua) Location Map

Interactive Praia do Ypuã (Ipua) 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 Ipua is Hercilio Luz (Florianopolis) Airport (FLN) in Brazil, which is 100 km (62 miles) away (directly). The second closest airport to Ipua is Navegantes Itajai Airport (NVT), also in Brazil, 186 km (116 miles) away.

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Praia do Ypuã (Ipua) Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Wednesday, 21 April 2021, 02:28 Local Time
Wednesday 21
Wave (m) 2.3
Period (s) 9 9 9 10
Wind (km/h) 10
ENE 15
Wind State cross-

Swell History at Praia do Ypuã (Ipua)

Surf stats for Praia do Ypuã (Ipua), see the swell variation by month or season on the history page here.

Wind History at Praia do Ypuã (Ipua)

Wind stats for Praia do Ypuã (Ipua), see the variation in direction and stength by month or season on the history page here.

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