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Ponta do Ubu ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 2.8

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Ponta do Ubu Surf Guide

Ponta do Ubu in Espirito Santo is an exposed beach break that only works when conditions are just right. Summer in particular tends to be flat. Offshore winds blow from the northwest. Groundswells more frequent than windswells and the ideal swell direction is from the south. The beach breaks consists of lefts. When it's working here, it can get crowded.

Ponta do Ubu Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon beachBeachIcon  s32.8
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
inconsistent
24.7°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Ponta do Ubu:

The best conditions reported for surf at Ponta do Ubu 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 Ponta do Ubu (for consistent clean waves)?

mayBest Season: autumn
The best time of year for surfing Ponta do Ubu 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 12% of the time in May while 31% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 57% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
12%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
31%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
57%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Ponta do Ubu Location Map

Interactive Ponta do Ubu 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 do Ubu is Goiabeiras (Vitoria) Airport (VIX) in Brazil, which is 61 km (38 miles) away (directly). The second closest airport to Ponta do Ubu is Bartolomeu Lisandro (Campos) Airport (CAW), also in Brazil, 132 km (82 miles) away.

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Ponta do Ubu Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Friday, 14 May 2021, 23:27 Local Time
Saturday 15
0AM3AM6AM9AM
Wave (m) 0.4
SE
0.6
SE
0.6
SE
0.6
SE
Period (s) 13 12 12 11
Wind (km/h) 10
WSW 5
W 10
W 5
WSW
Wind State cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
glass

Swell History at Ponta do Ubu

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

Wind History at Ponta do Ubu

Wind stats for Ponta do Ubu, 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 Ponta do Ubu. Click below to view there surf guides.

    • Icon beachBeach
    • Icon  s32.5
    Reliability: inconsistent
    4km away
    • Icon beach  redBeach
    • Icon  s32.5
    Reliability: inconsistent
    5km away
    • Icon sandbar  redSandbar
    • Icon  s33.0
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    25km away
    • Icon beach  redBeach
    • Icon  s32.7
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    29km away
    • Icon beach  redBeach
    • Icon  s33.0
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    32km away

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