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Praia Formosa Surf Forecast / Madeira / Portugal

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 11 pm Wednesday 07 Dec 2022 WET
Forecast update in  hr  min  s Update imminent
Praia Formosa surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Praia Formosa sea temperature is 21.5 °C (Statistics for 07 Dec 1981-2005 - mean: 20.0 max: 21.2 min: 19.0 °C)
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Praia Formosa surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Praia Formosa sea temperature is 21.5 °C (Statistics for 07 Dec 1981-2005 - mean: 20.0 max: 21.2 min: 19.0 °C)

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  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Praia Formosa (calm at Funchal 4 km from Praia Formosa).

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1 h 13 min ago

Calm
3 km/h
NE
Clean
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How big are the waves at Praia Formosa today?

The current surf forecast for Praia Formosa at 6AM is: 3.0m 11s primary swell from a West direction and 0.1m 13s secondary swell from a South direction, 0.1m 13s secondary swell from a South direction (forecast issued at 11:00pm December 07). The wind direction is predicted to be cross-onshore.

Time (WET) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (08 Dec)11ft (3.5m)11s
Afternoon (08 Dec)11ft (3.5m)11s
Evening (08 Dec)11ft (3.5m)11s

Table - waves today at Praia Formosa. (Swell directed towards the surf break)

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Thursday
08
Friday
09
Saturday
10
Sunday
11
Monday
12
Tuesday
13
Wednesday
14
Thursday
15
9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM
Rating
(10 max)
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Swell
Height Map
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T azoresportugal.htsgw.metric.9.cc23T azoresportugal.htsgw.metric.12.cc23T azoresportugal.htsgw.metric.18.cc23
T azoresportugal.htsgw.metric.33.cc23T azoresportugal.htsgw.metric.36.cc23T azoresportugal.htsgw.metric.42.cc23
T azoresportugal.htsgw.metric.57.cc23T azoresportugal.htsgw.metric.60.cc23T azoresportugal.htsgw.metric.66.cc23
T azoresportugal.htsgw.metric.81.cc23T azoresportugal.htsgw.metric.84.cc23T azoresportugal.htsgw.metric.90.cc23
T azoresportugal.htsgw.metric.105.cc23T azoresportugal.htsgw.metric.108.cc23T azoresportugal.htsgw.metric.114.cc23
T azoresportugal.htsgw.metric.129.cc23T azoresportugal.htsgw.metric.132.cc23T azoresportugal.htsgw.metric.138.cc23
T azoresportugal.htsgw.metric.153.cc23T azoresportugal.htsgw.metric.156.cc23T azoresportugal.htsgw.metric.162.cc23
T azoresportugal.htsgw.metric.177.cc23T azoresportugal.htsgw.metric.180.cc23T azoresportugal.htsgw.metric.186.cc23
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
3
W
3
W
3
W
3
W
3.5
W
3.5
W
3.5
W
3.5
W
3.5
W
3.5
W
3.5
W
3
W
3
W
2.5
W
2.5
W
2.2
W
2.1
WNW
1.7
W
1.5
W
1.2
WNW
1.1
W
1
W
0.8
WNW
0.9
WSW
1.2
WSW
1.7
WSW
1.3
W
2.5
W
4
W
4.5
W
4
W
4
W
3.5
W
4
W
3.5
W
3.5
W
3.5
W
3
W
3
W
3
W
3
W
3
W
3.5
W
3.5
W
3
W
3
W
3
W
2.5
W
2.5
W
2.3
W
2.1
W
1.9
W
1.9
W
1.9
W
1.9
W
1.9
NW
2.3
NW
2.5
NW
3
NW
3
NW
Period(s) (?)911111111111111111111111010109998888855618171616151515151616151414141313131212121211111111111111111416161515
Wave
Graph
(?)Metric surfscale
Energy (?)166722562344240626702998302032183157298426432355186914031146818675445324181161134734474215114136318744936276837030573962906537618949694168366335083169344636123339271624992104182515651278108786683583586712362694317833753778
Wind
(km/h)
30
W
25
W
25
W
25
W
25
W
30
W
30
W
30
W
25
W
25
W
30
W
25
W
25
W
25
WNW
25
WNW
20
WNW
15
WNW
15
WNW
10
W
10
W
5
WSW
10
SSW
20
SW
20
W
20
WSW
20
WSW
25
WSW
20
WSW
20
W
15
W
15
W
15
W
15
W
15
W
15
W
20
W
15
W
20
WSW
20
WSW
20
WSW
25
WSW
25
WSW
25
WSW
25
W
20
W
20
W
25
W
20
W
20
W
20
W
25
W
25
WNW
25
W
30
W
35
W
35
WNW
30
WNW
30
WNW
25
NW
25
NW
Wind State (?)
onshore
cross-onshore
cross-shore
cross-offshore
offshore
glassy
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
ononcross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
oncross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
ononcross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscrosscross
High Tide
/ height (m)
1:30AM
1.98
1:49PM
1.85
2:04AM
1.98
2:24PM
1.80
2:39AM
1.95
3:00PM
1.74
3:15AM
1.90
3:37PM
1.67
3:53AM
1.84
4:15PM
1.59
4:33AM
1.77
4:57PM
1.51
5:17AM
1.69
5:46PM
1.45
Low Tide
/ height (m)
7:14PM
0.25
7:40AM
0.23
7:47PM
0.27
8:15AM
0.24
8:21PM
0.30
8:51AM
0.28
8:55PM
0.35
9:29AM
0.35
9:31PM
0.41
10:08AM
0.43
10:08PM
0.49
10:51AM
0.51
10:50PM
0.57
11:40AM
0.58
11:38PM
0.64

Note: the tide data above is for Camara de Lobos which is 2 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Praia Formosa.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Praia Formosa blow from the NE

Thursday
08
Friday
09
Saturday
10
Sunday
11
Monday
12
Tuesday
13
Wednesday
14
Thursday
15
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Rain (mm)
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Temp. °C181818181818191818181818182020191818181918192020202121212123232121212121212222212221212121222220191919181819191818181717
Feels °C (?)141414151414151314141414141717171717181919202019192020202123242222212121212122212119191920212019181717141414131313141313
Sunrise----7:56-------7:58-------7:58-------7:58-------8:00-------8:00-------8:00-------
Sunset-------6:00-------6:01-------6:01-------6:01-------6:01-------6:01-------6:02----

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