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

Overall: 3.0

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Pontal do Coruripe Surf Guide

Pontal do Coruripe in Alagoas is an exposed river break that has fairly consistent surf. Winter is the best time of year for surfing here. Works best in offshore winds from the northwest. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the ideal swell direction is from the south. The river breaks offer lefts and rights. Good surf at all stages of the tide. When the surf is up, it can get quite busy in the water.

Pontal do Coruripe Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon river  redRiverIcon  s33.0
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
27.9°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Pontal do Coruripe:

The best conditions reported for surf at Pontal do Coruripe 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 Pontal do Coruripe (for consistent clean waves)?

mayBest Season: autumn
The best time of year for surfing Pontal do Coruripe 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 64% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 26% 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
64%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
26%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Pontal do Coruripe Location Map

Interactive Pontal do Coruripe 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 Pontal do Coruripe is Zumbi Dos Palmares (Maceio) Airport (MCZ) in Brazil, which is 60 km (37 miles) away (directly). The second closest airport to Pontal do Coruripe is Santa Maria (Aracaju) Airport (AJU), also in Brazil, 159 km (99 miles) away.

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Pontal do Coruripe Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Sunday, 16 May 2021, 02:27 Local Time
Sunday 16
0AM3AM6AM9AM
Wave (m) 1.1
ESE
0.7
SSE
0.7
SSE
0.9
ESE
Period (s) 7 11 10 7
Wind (km/h) 15
ESE 20
ESE 20
SE 20
SE
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Swell History at Pontal do Coruripe

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

Wind History at Pontal do Coruripe

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

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    • Icon beachBeach
    • Icon  s33.2
    Reliability: very consistent
    6km away
    • Icon river  redRiver
    • Icon  s33.0
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    10km away
    • Icon beach  redBeach
    • Icon  s33.3
    Reliability: very consistent
    13km away
    • Icon beach  redBeach
    • Icon  s33.3
    Reliability: very consistent
    25km away
    • Icon beachBeach and reef
    • Icon  s43.7
    Reliability: very consistent
    34km away

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