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Ponta da Praia Mole ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 5.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 2.0

Overall: 3.5

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Ponta da Praia Mole Surf Guide

Ponta da Praia Mole in Espirito Santo is an exposed reef break that has very reliable surf. Winter and spring are the best times of year to visit. Ideal winds are from the northeast. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the east. A reef breaks left. Best around mid tide. Likely to be crowded if working. Submerged rocks are a hazard.

Ponta da Praia Mole Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon reef  redReefIcon  s43.5
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
very consistent
24.6°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Ponta da Praia Mole:

The best conditions reported for surf at Ponta da Praia Mole occur when a East swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the West-northwest.

Surf Forecasts:

What's the best time of year to surf Ponta da Praia Mole (for consistent clean waves)?

februaryBest Season: autumn
The best time of year for surfing Ponta da Praia Mole with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Autumn and most often the month of February. Clean surfable waves are typically found 26% of the time in February while 52% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 22% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
26%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
52%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
22%
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 Ponta da Praia Mole 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 Ponta da Praia Mole is Goiabeiras (Vitoria) Airport (VIX) in Brazil, which is 8 km (5 miles) away (directly). The second closest airport to Ponta da Praia Mole is Bartolomeu Lisandro (Campos) Airport (CAW), also in Brazil, 197 km (122 miles) away.

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Ponta da Praia Mole Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Friday, 14 May 2021, 23:44 Local Time
Saturday 15
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Wave (m) 0.7
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Period (s) 13 13 12 12
Wind (km/h) 15
SW 10
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Wind State cross-
off
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Swell History at Ponta da Praia Mole

Surf stats for Ponta da Praia Mole, see the swell variation by month or season on the history page here.

Wind History at Ponta da Praia Mole

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

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