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Ponta Ruiva ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.5
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 2.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 3.5

Overall: 3.0

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Ponta Ruiva Surf Forecast / Algarve / Portugal

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 12 am Thursday 15 Apr 2021 WEST
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Ponta Ruiva surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Ponta Ruiva sea temperature is 17.0 °C (Statistics for 15 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 16.6 max: 18.3 min: 15.3 °C)
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Ponta Ruiva surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Ponta Ruiva sea temperature is 17.0 °C (Statistics for 15 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 16.6 max: 18.3 min: 15.3 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for Algarve

  1. weather stationWind Update Offshore wind has become very light (light winds from the SE at Sagres 8 km from Ponta Ruiva). Surf should be turning clean at Ponta Ruiva.

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1 h 35 min ago

Light
7 km/h
SE
Clean
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How big are the waves at Ponta Ruiva today?

The current surf forecast for Ponta Ruiva at 6AM is: 1.4m 11s primary swell from a West direction (forecast issued at 12:00am April 15). An open ocean swell of 1.0m 7s is not directed at the surf break. The wind direction is predicted to be offshore and the swell rating is 3.

Time (WEST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (15 Apr)4.5ft (1.3m)11s
Afternoon (15 Apr)4ft (1.2m)11s
Evening (15 Apr)3.5ft (1.1m)10s

Table - waves today at Ponta Ruiva. (Swell directed towards the surf break)

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Rating
(10 max)
Swell
Height Map
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
Period(s) (?)
Wave
Graph
(?)Metric surfscale
Energy (?)
Wind
(km/h)
Wind State (?)
onshore
cross-onshore
cross-shore
cross-offshore
offshore
glassy
High Tide
/ height (m)
Low Tide
/ height (m)
Summary
Rain (mm)
Temp. °C
Chill °C (?)
Sunrise
Sunset
Thursday
15
Friday
16
Saturday
17
Sunday
18
Monday
19
Tuesday
20
Wednesday
21
Thursday
22
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1.3
W
1.4
W
1.4
W
1.4
W
1.3
W
1.2
W
1.2
W
1.1
W
1.1
W
1
W
1
W
0.9
W
0.9
W
0.8
W
0.8
W
0.8
W
0.7
W
0.7
W
0.7
W
0.7
W
0.6
WNW
0.8
WNW
0.8
WNW
0.9
WNW
0.9
WNW
0.9
WNW
0.9
WNW
0.9
WNW
0.8
WNW
0.7
WNW
0.8
WNW
0.7
WNW
0.9
WNW
0.6
NW
0.8
NW
1
NW
1.2
NW
1.2
NW
1.5
NW
1.5
NW
1.5
NW
1.4
NW
1.4
NW
1.4
NW
1.3
NW
1.3
NW
1.3
NW
2
NW
2.2
NNW
2.1
NNW
2.1
NNW
2.2
NNW
2.3
NNW
2.3
NNW
2.2
NW
2.2
NNW
2.3
NNW
2.2
NNW
2
NNW
1.8
NNW
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15
ENE
10
SE
15
SSE
20
ESE
20
ESE
25
ESE
10
E
15
N
15
NNW
15
N
10
N
10
NE
5
ENE
5
W
20
WNW
25
NW
20
NNW
20
NNW
20
NNW
15
NNW
10
N
10
NNW
15
NW
20
NW
20
N
20
N
15
N
10
NNE
5
N
5
SSE
10
W
15
NW
15
NNW
20
NNW
25
NNW
25
NNW
25
NNW
20
NNW
20
NW
25
NW
30
NNW
25
NNW
25
NNW
25
NNW
30
NNW
30
NNW
30
NNW
35
NNW
35
NNW
35
N
35
N
35
N
35
N
25
NNW
30
NNW
35
NNW
25
N
20
NE
15
ENE
15
ENE
cross-
off
offoffoffoffoffcross-
off
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crossglasscross-
on
onononcross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
onononcross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
offcross-
on
onononcross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
ononononononcross-
on
cross-
on
onononcross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
oncross-
on
cross-
on
crosscross-
off
cross-
off
4:52AM
2.62
5:06PM
2.61
5:23AM
2.46
5:38PM
2.49
5:57AM
2.29
6:13PM
2.34
6:37AM
2.12
6:58PM
2.18
7:31AM
1.96
8:03PM
2.07
8:53AM
1.88
9:31PM
2.05
10:28AM
1.94
10:55PM
2.18
10:45PM
0.32
10:57AM
0.40
11:17PM
0.44
11:27AM
0.55
11:51PM
0.59
12:00PM
0.71
12:30AM
0.75
12:41PM
0.87
1:22AM
0.91
1:37PM
1.01
2:37AM
1.00
3:01PM
1.08
4:10AM
0.96
4:33PM
1.01
5:26AM
0.78

Note: the tide data above is for Cordama which is 5 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Ponta Ruiva.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Ponta Ruiva blow from the SE

Thursday
15
Friday
16
Saturday
17
Sunday
18
Monday
19
Tuesday
20
Wednesday
21
Thursday
22
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