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Lage do Pescador ratings
Quality on a good day: 5.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 5.0

Overall: 4.0

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Lage do Pescador Surf Guide

Lage do Pescador in The Algarve is a reef break that has consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. Offshore winds are from the east. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the west. An uncrowded break, even when it is working. Hazards include - Rips / undertow - Rocks.

Lage do Pescador Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon reef  redReefIcon  s44.0
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
consistent
16.9°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Lage do Pescador:

The best conditions reported for surf at Lage do Pescador occur when a West swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the East.

Surf Forecasts:

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

decemberBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Lage do Pescador with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Winter and most often the month of December. Clean surfable waves are typically found 46% of the time in December while 51% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 3% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
46%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
51%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
3%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Lage do Pescador Location Map

Interactive Lage do Pescador 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 Lage do Pescador is Faro Airport (FAO) in Acores, which is 88 km (55 miles) away (directly). The second closest airport to Lage do Pescador is Lisboa (Lisbon) Airport (LIS) in Portugal, 164 km (102 miles) away.

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Lage do Pescador Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Saturday, 17 April 2021, 08:26 Local Time
Saturday 17
10AM1PM4PM7PM
Wave (m) 0.6
WNW
0.7
WNW
0.7
WNW
0.9
WNW
Period (s) 13 13 12 12
Wind (km/h) 10
NNE 10
NW 15
WNW 15
NW
Wind State cross-
off
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on

Swell History at Lage do Pescador

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

Wind History at Lage do Pescador

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

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    • Icon  s33.5
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    • Icon  s33.3
    Reliability: consistent
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    • Icon reef  redReef
    • Icon  s33.0
    Reliability: consistent
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    • Icon beach  redBeach and point
    • Icon  s33.4
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    4km away
    • Icon beachBeach
    • Icon  s33.2
    Reliability: very consistent
    8km away

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