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Pontinha ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 5.0

Overall: 4.0

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Pontinha Spot ID

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Type: reef

Reliability: consistent

Best: Swell NNW | Wind SE

Sea Temperature Today is: 14.8 °C

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Friday, 10 April 2020, 04:25 Local time
Friday 10
Wave (m) 1.1
Period (s) 10 10 10 10
Wind (km/h) 10
NW 5
WNW 10
Wind State on glass glass cross-

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Pontinha in Ericeira is an exposed reef break that has dependable surf and can work at any time of the year. Offshore winds blow from the southeast. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the best swell direction is from the north northwest. No beach break here and there is also a right hand reef break.. Best around high tide. Beware of urchins,rocks and rips.

Portugal wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Ericeira, 1 km from Pontinha.

IS AT (local time)

Pontinha Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Arruda dos Vinhos, 29 km from Pontinha.


Air temperature
14 °C

Current weather near Pontinha

Overall Pontinha Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in April

Surf stats for Pontinha: see the swell variation by month.


Wind stats for Pontinha: see the variation in direction and stength by month.

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Pontinha Location Map

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Tide stations nearest to Pontinha:

  • Closest tide station
    1 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    Sao Joao das Lampas
    6 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    11 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    Sao Domingos de Rana
    19 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    19 mi


  • The nearest passenger airport to Pontinha is Lisboa (Lisbon) Airport (LIS) in Portugal, which is 32 km (20 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Pontinha is Talavera La Real (Badajoz) Airport (BJZ) in Spain, 225 km (140 miles) away.
Pontinha break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Pontinha, Ericeira. Use the tab navigation above to view Pontinha sea temperature, Pontinha photographs, Pontinha detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Pontinha webcams, current wind from Ericeira live weather stations and Pontinha tide predictions. The Portugal swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Portugal and the surrounding seas. These swell maps can be animated to show the different swell components, wave energy, wave period, wave heights, together with wind and weather forecasts, current weather and sea state observations from Portugal wave-buoys, passing ships and coastal weather stations. Each of the forecast pages for this surf break feature a global and regional wavefinder tool to locate the best surf conditions in the area around Pontinha.