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Jacarecica ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.8
Consistency of Surf: 4.8
Difficulty Level: 1.4
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 3.4

Overall: 2.9

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Jacarecica Surf Guide

Jacarecica in Alagoas is an exposed beach break that has very consistent surf. Winter is the favoured time of year for surfing here. The best wind direction is from the northwest. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the optimum swell angle is from the south. The beach breaks offer lefts and rights. Good surf at all stages of the tide. Rarely crowded here.

Jacarecica Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon beach  redBeachIcon  s32.9
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
very consistent
28.0°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Jacarecica:

The best conditions reported for surf at Jacarecica 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 Jacarecica (for consistent clean waves)?

mayBest Season: autumn
The best time of year for surfing Jacarecica 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 12% of the time in May while 88% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 0% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
12%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
88%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
0%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Jacarecica Location Map

Interactive Jacarecica 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 Jacarecica is Zumbi Dos Palmares (Maceio) Airport (MCZ) in Brazil, which is 17 km (11 miles) away (directly). The second closest airport to Jacarecica is Guararapes (Recife) Airport (REC), also in Brazil, 186 km (116 miles) away.

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Jacarecica Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Friday, 5 March 2021, 04:18 Local Time
Friday 05
6AM9AM12PM3PM
Wave (m) 1.0
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1.0
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0.9
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0.9
S
Period (s) 12 12 12 12
Wind (km/h) 10
SE 15
SE 15
SE 20
ESE
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Swell History at Jacarecica

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

Wind History at Jacarecica

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

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