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Julias ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 5.0

Overall: 3.4

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Julias Surf Forecast / Algarve / Portugal

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 11 pm Thursday 25 Feb 2021 WET
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Julias surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Julias sea temperature is 15.4 °C (Statistics for 25 Feb 1981-2005 - mean: 15.8 max: 17.2 min: 15.0 °C)
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Julias surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Julias sea temperature is 15.4 °C (Statistics for 25 Feb 1981-2005 - mean: 15.8 max: 17.2 min: 15.0 °C)

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  1. weather stationWind Update The wind is still offshore at Julias (moderate winds from the ENE at Faro Airport 8 km from Julias). 1.9m 13 s period swell from WNW

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Moderate
22 km/h
ENE
Offshore
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Best Forecast Surf Conditions for Julias this week:

The surf forecast for Julias over the next 7 days: The first swell (rated 1 star or higher) is forecast to arrive on Friday (Feb 26) at 9AM. The primary swell is predicted to be 1.6m and 13s period with a secondary swell of 1.3m and 13s. The wind is predicted to be cross-offshore as the swell arrives.

The most powerful waves expected at Julias in the next 7 days are 1.7m 16s and forecast to arrive on Saturday (Feb 27) at 6PM. Winds are predicted to be glassy at the time the swell arrives. The largest open ocean swell (not directed at the beach) is 3.0m 8s period and expected on Wednesday (Mar 03) at 6PM.

Wave TypeTime (WET) & Date Wave Height & Period
Next good surf (1 star+) 9AM (Fri 26th Feb)5ft (1.6m) 13s
Best Surf12PM (Sat 27th Feb)4.5ft (1.4m) 17s
Most Powerful 6PM (Sat 27th Feb)5.5ft (1.7m) 16s

Table - best surf conditions forecast for Julias over the next 7 days.

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Rating
(10 max)
Swell
Height Map
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
Period(s) (?)
Wave
Graph
(?)Metric surfscale
Energy (?)
Wind
(km/h)
Wind State (?)
onshore
cross-onshore
cross-shore
cross-offshore
offshore
glassy
High Tide
/ height (m)
Low Tide
/ height (m)
Summary
Rain (mm)
High °C
Low °C
Chill °C (?)
Sunrise
Sunset
Friday
26
Saturday
27
Sunday
28
Monday
01
Tuesday
02
Wednesday
03
Thursday
04
NightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAM
52234554323333332223222
T portugal.htsgw.metric.18.cc23
T portugal.htsgw.metric.42.cc23
T portugal.htsgw.metric.66.cc23
T portugal.htsgw.metric.90.cc23
T portugal.htsgw.metric.114.cc23
T portugal.htsgw.metric.138.cc23
T portugal.htsgw.metric.162.cc23
T portugal.htsgw.metric.180.cc23
1.8
WNW
1.6
WNW
1.3
WNW
0.9
WNW
1.1
WNW
1.6
WNW
1.7
WNW
1.5
WNW
1.4
WNW
1.1
WNW
1.1
WNW
1
WNW
1
WNW
0.9
WNW
0.9
WNW
1.1
WNW
1.2
WNW
0.9
WNW
1
WNW
1.6
SE
1.2
SE
0.8
WNW
0.8
WNW
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113975044423781713021191803651444418356356280280411380246269380216156143
15
N
25
E
20
E
10
NE
10
ENE
10
ESE
5
N
20
E
20
E
20
E
15
ENE
15
ESE
10
NNE
10
ENE
15
ESE
10
ENE
20
E
20
E
20
E
20
ENE
10
SE
10
N
10
NNE
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offoffcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offcrosscross-
off
cross-
off
1:30AM
2.83
1:54PM
2.73
2:08AM
3.03
2:31PM
2.87
2:45AM
3.16
3:09PM
2.95
3:24AM
3.21
3:48PM
2.96
4:04AM
3.16
4:28PM
2.89
4:47AM
3.01
5:11PM
2.76
5:33AM
2.78
6:00PM
2.58
7:47AM
0.16
7:56PM
0.17
8:24AM
-0.02
8:33PM
0.04
9:02AM
-0.12
9:12PM
-0.03
9:40AM
-0.14
9:51PM
-0.02
10:20AM
-0.06
10:33PM
0.07
11:02AM
0.10
11:19PM
0.23
11:49AM
0.33
12:12AM
0.45

Note: the tide data above is for Quarteira which is 5 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Julias.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Julias blow from the NE

Friday
26
Saturday
27
Sunday
28
Monday
01
Tuesday
02
Wednesday
03
Thursday
04
NightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAM
heavy rain
light rain
rain showers
thunderstorm
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
heavy rainlight rainrain shwrsrisk thund- dersome cloudssome cloudssome cloudsclearsome cloudsclearclearsome cloudsclearclearclearclearsome cloudssome cloudssome cloudssome cloudscloudysome cloudsclear
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1513151515161415161516171616171515161615161513
1413141314151414161314161414161413161413151313
1511141514161413151415171515171513151514161413
-7:07--7:05--7:03--7:03--7:01--7:00--6:58---
--6:22--6:23--6:24--6:25--6:27--6:28--6:29--

Short Range Forecast: Moderate rain (total 17mm), heaviest on Thu night. Cool air temperatures (max 16°C on Sat afternoon, min 13°C on Fri morning). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the E on Fri morning, calm by Sat afternoon).

Long Range Forecast: Mostly dry. Cool air temperatures (max 17°C on Mon afternoon, min 13°C on Wed morning). Winds increasing (calm on Tue night, fresh winds from the ESE by Wed night).

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Information about the Julias Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Julias provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 7 days. A general guide to surfing at Julias can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Julias 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 (Julias) 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 Julias 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.

Julias is 5 km (3 miles) from Quarteira. If you plan a holiday in The Algarve, look for hotels and other accommodation in Quarteira. Quarteira has rooms for a wide range of budgets as well as car hire and transport links.