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Picao (Baia Formosa) ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.5
Consistency of Surf: 3.5
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 4.0
Crowds: 2.5

Overall: 3.8

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Picao (Baia Formosa) Surf Forecast / Rio Grande Do Norte / Brazil

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 2 am Monday 09 Dec 2019 BRT
Picao (Baia Formosa) location map
Picao (Baia Formosa) surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Picao (Baia Formosa) sea temperature is 27.3 °C (Statistics for 09 Dec 1981-2005 - mean: 27.2 max: 27.8 min: 26.3 °C)
Picao (Baia Formosa) location map

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for Rio Grande Do Norte

  1. weather stationWind Update Recent cross-shore wind 56 km from Picao (Baia Formosa) has fallen light (light winds from the SSE at Natal/Augusto Severo Airport). Waves should be turning clean at Picao (Baia Formosa). 1.2m 7 s period wind swell from E
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NNE
0.9
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NNE
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NNE
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2:38AM
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2:54PM
2.12
3:16AM
2.09
3:31PM
2.19
3:55AM
2.13
4:09PM
2.24
4:35AM
2.14
4:48PM
2.25
5:18AM
2.11
5:31PM
2.23
6:03AM
2.05
6:17PM
2.18
6:54AM
1.97
8:30PM
0.32
8:44AM
0.30
9:07PM
0.22
9:21AM
0.25
9:45PM
0.15
9:59AM
0.23
10:25PM
0.11
10:38AM
0.24
11:07PM
0.10
11:20AM
0.27
11:51PM
0.14
12:05PM
0.33
12:40AM
0.20

Note: the tide data above is calculated at the surf break location.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Picao (Baia Formosa) blow from the SSW

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partially cloudy
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clear
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clear
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4:56--4:58--4:58--4:58--4:58--5:00--5:00--5:00-
-5:27--5:27--5:28--5:28--5:29--5:29--5:30--5:30

Short Range Forecast: Some drizzle, heaviest during Wed night. Warm air temperatures (max 28°C on Wed morning, min 25°C on Mon night). Wind will be generally light.

Long Range Forecast: Light rain (total 2mm), mostly falling on Fri night. Warm air temperatures (max 28°C on Fri morning, min 25°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

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Information about the Picao (Baia Formosa) Surf forecast

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

Picao is 12 km (7 miles) from Canguaretama. If you plan a holiday in Rio Grande Do Norte, look for hotels and other accommodation in Canguaretama. Canguaretama has rooms for a wide range of budgets as well as car hire and transport links.