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Kings Rock ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 5.0

Overall: 3.8

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Kings Rock Spot ID

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Type: reef

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind ENE

Sea Temperature Today is: 13.7 °C

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Thursday, 20 February 2020, 19:59 Local time
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Wave (m) 2.4
WNW
2.3
WNW
2.1
WNW
2.0
WNW
Period (s) 13 13 13 13
Wind (km/h) 10
NNE 5
E 0
SW 5
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Wind State cross-
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Kings Rock in Douro and Minho is an exposed reef break that has fairly consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. Offshore winds blow from the east northeast. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the ideal swell direction is from the southwest. The reef breaks offer left-handers. An uncrowded break, even when it is working.

Portugal wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs


Tide Times:

For Viana do Castelo, Portugal, 5 km from Kings Rock.

IS AT (local time)

Kings Rock Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Porto-pedras Rubras, 57 km from Kings Rock.

light winds from the SE

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Air temperature
12.5 °C

Current weather near Kings Rock

Overall Kings Rock Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in February

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Surf stats for Kings Rock: see the swell variation by month.


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Wind stats for Kings Rock: see the variation in direction and stength by month.

Kings Rock Location Maps

Kings Rock Location Map

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Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Kings Rock:

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Wave buoys nearest to Kings Rock:

Tide stations nearest to Kings Rock:

  • Closest tide station
    Viana do Castelo
    3 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    Esposende
    14 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    Pedroso
    22 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    Povoa de Varzim
    24 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    Vila do Conde
    26 mi

Airports

  • The closest passenger airport to Kings Rock is Porto Airport (OPO) in Acores, 55 km (34 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Kings Rock is Vigo Airport (VGO) in Spain, 60 km (37 miles) away.
  • Third is Vila Real Airport (VRL) in Acores, 108 km (67 miles) away.
  • Santiago Airport (SCQ) in Spain is 136 km (84 miles) away.
  • A Coruna (La Coruna) Airport (LCG), also in Spain is the fifth nearest airport to Kings Rock and is 180 km (112 miles) away.
Kings Rock break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Kings Rock, Douro & Minho. Use the tab navigation above to view Kings Rock sea temperature, Kings Rock photographs, Kings Rock detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Kings Rock webcams, current wind from Douro & Minho live weather stations and Kings Rock tide predictions. The Portugal swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Portugal and the surrounding seas. These swell maps can be animated to show the different swell components, wave energy, wave period, wave heights, together with wind and weather forecasts, current weather and sea state observations from Portugal wave-buoys, passing ships and coastal weather stations. Each of the forecast pages for this surf break feature a global and regional wavefinder tool to locate the best surf conditions in the area around Kings Rock.