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Ouvidor Surf Guide

Ouvidor in Santa Caterina is a reasonably exposed beach break that has fairly consistent surf. Winter is the favoured time of year for surfing here. Ideal winds are from the northeast. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the best swell direction is from the northeast. Waves at the beach are both lefts and rights. It's sometimes crowded here. Beware of rips and rocks.

Ouvidor Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon beachBeachIcon  s43.7
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
19.2°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Ouvidor:

The best conditions reported for surf at Ouvidor occur when a Northeast swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the West-northwest.

Surf Forecasts:

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

septemberBest Season: spring
The best time of year for surfing Ouvidor with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Spring and most often the month of September. Clean surfable waves are typically found 7% of the time in September while 28% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 65% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
7%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
28%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
65%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Ouvidor Location Map

Interactive Ouvidor 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 Ouvidor is Hercilio Luz (Florianopolis) Airport (FLN) in Brazil, which is 49 km (30 miles) away (directly). The second closest airport to Ouvidor is Navegantes Itajai Airport (NVT), also in Brazil, 136 km (84 miles) away.

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Ouvidor Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Thursday, 26 May 2022, 07:59 Local Time
Thursday 26
6AM9AM12PM3PM
Wave (m)
1.2
ENE
1.2
ENE
1.1
ENE
1.1
ENE
Period (s) 8 7 7 7
Wind (km/h)
15
10
5
10
Wind State cross-
off
cross cross cross-
on

Swell History at Ouvidor

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

Wind History at Ouvidor

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

Other Nearby Breaks Closest To:

Discover surf breaks near Ouvidor. Click below to view there surf guides.

    • Icon beachBeach
    • Icon  s32.5
    Reliability: inconsistent
    1km away
    • Icon beachBeach
    • Icon  s33.2
    Reliability: very consistent
    2km away
    • Icon sandbar  redSandbar
    • Icon  s43.9
    Reliability: very consistent
    3km away
    • Icon beachBeach
    • Icon  s43.7
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    3km away
    • Icon sandbar  redSandbar
    • Icon  s33.3
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    5km away

Wave Buoys Nearest To Ouvidor: