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Itacimirim ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.2
Consistency of Surf: 3.6
Difficulty Level: 2.6
Wind and Kite Surfing: 3.2
Crowds: 3.6

Overall: 3.7

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Surf Report Feed

Itacimirim Surf Guide

Itacimirim in North Bahia is an exposed point break that has reasonably consistent surf. Winter is the best time of year for surfing here. Offshore winds blow from the west northwest. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the ideal swell angle is from the south.The break here is a left hand point. Best around high tide. Unlikely to be too crowded, even when the surf is up. Take care of rocks in the line up.

Itacimirim Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon point  redPointIcon  s43.7
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
27.3°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Itacimirim:

The best conditions reported for surf at Itacimirim occur when a South swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the West-northwest.

Surf Forecasts:

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

mayBest Season: autumn
The best time of year for surfing Itacimirim with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Autumn and most often the month of May. Clean surfable waves are typically found 4% of the time in May while 62% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 34% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
4%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
62%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
34%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Itacimirim Location Map

Interactive Itacimirim 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 Itacimirim is Deputado Luis Eduardo Magalhaes (Salvador) Airport (SSA) in Brazil, which is 62 km (39 miles) away (directly). The second closest airport to Itacimirim is Santa Maria (Aracaju) Airport (AJU), also in Brazil, 194 km (120 miles) away.

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Itacimirim Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Sunday, 16 May 2021, 13:15 Local Time
Sunday 16
12PM3PM6PM9PM
Wave (m) 1.3
SSE
1.3
SSE
0.8
E
0.8
E
Period (s) 6 6 10 10
Wind (km/h) 20
SSE 20
SSE 15
SSE 15
SSE
Wind State cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on

Swell History at Itacimirim

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

Wind History at Itacimirim

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

Itacimirim Reviews:

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Ratings
Based on 5 votes.
  • Overall:Icon  s43.7
  • Quality on a good day:Icon  s44.2
  • Consistency of Surf:Icon  s43.6
  • Difficulty Level:Icon  s32.6
  • Wind and Kite Surfing:Icon  s33.2
  • Crowds:Icon  s43.6
  • ...

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Review
Impartial reviews submitted by Surf-Forecast users.
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adriano from Brazil
“Itacimirim is one of the best spot to surf in north Bahia.”

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