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Pirambu ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 2.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 2.8

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Pirambu Surf Guide

Pirambu in Sergipe is an exposed river break that has pretty consitent surf. Winter is the best time of year for surfing here. Offshore winds blow from the northwest. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the best swell direction is from the south. The river break provides left and right handers. Best around low tide. When the surf is up, it can get quite busy in the water. Beware of rips and sharks.

Pirambu Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon river  redRiverIcon  s32.8
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
28.1°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Pirambu:

The best conditions reported for surf at Pirambu occur when a South swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the Northwest.

Surf Forecasts:

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

mayBest Season: autumn
The best time of year for surfing Pirambu with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Autumn and most often the month of May. Clean surfable waves are typically found 10% of the time in May while 59% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 31% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
10%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
59%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
31%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Pirambu Location Map

Interactive Pirambu 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 Pirambu is Santa Maria (Aracaju) Airport (AJU) in Brazil, which is 36 km (22 miles) away (directly). The second closest airport to Pirambu is Zumbi Dos Palmares (Maceio) Airport (MCZ), also in Brazil, 180 km (112 miles) away.

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Pirambu Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Tuesday, 13 April 2021, 13:28 Local Time
Tuesday 13
12PM3PM6PM9PM
Wave (m) 0.6
S
0.5
S
0.6
S
0.9
ESE
Period (s) 11 10 11 8
Wind (km/h) 15
SE 15
ESE 15
ESE 15
E
Wind State on on cross-
on
cross-
on

Swell History at Pirambu

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

Wind History at Pirambu

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

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