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Graciosa - Lagou ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 4.0

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Graciosa - Lagou Surf Guide

Lagou in Azores(Ilha do Graciosa) is an exposed reef break that usually has waves. Autumn and winter are the optimum times of year for waves. Works best in offshore winds from the southeast. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the optimum swell angle is from the northwest. Both left and right reef breaks. Rarely crowded here. Hazards include .

Graciosa - Lagou Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon reef  redReefIcon  s44.0
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
consistent
21.4°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Graciosa - Lagou:

The best conditions reported for surf at Graciosa - Lagou occur when a Northwest swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the Southeast.

Surf Forecasts:

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

marchBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Graciosa - Lagou with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Winter and most often the month of March. Clean surfable waves are typically found 29% of the time in March while 58% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 13% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
29%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
58%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
13%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

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Interactive Graciosa - Lagou 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 closest passenger airport to Graciosa - Lagou is Graciosa Airport (GRW) in Acores, 2 km (1 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Graciosa - Lagou is Sao Jorge Airport (SJZ), also in Acores, 48 km (30 miles) away.

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Graciosa - Lagou Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Tuesday, 26 October 2021, 05:13 Local Time
Tuesday 26
3AM6AM9AM12PM
Wave (m)
1.8
NNW
1.7
NNW
1.6
NNW
1.3
NNW
Period (s) 13 13 13 12
Wind (km/h)
25
30
30
40
Wind State cross-
off
cross cross-
off
cross-
off

Swell History at Graciosa - Lagou

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

Wind History at Graciosa - Lagou

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

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