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Praia da Tocha ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.4
Difficulty Level: 3.2
Wind and Kite Surfing: 3.2
Crowds: 3.6

Overall: 3.7

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Praia da Tocha Spot ID

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Praia da Tocha

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Praia da Tocha photo

Praia da Tocha

Photo credit: toti.creal

Praia da Tocha photo

Praia da Tocha

Photo credit: toti.creal

Type: beach

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell W | Wind ESE

Sea Temperature Today is: 14.7 °C

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Saturday, 29 February 2020, 00:31 Local time
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Wave (m) 1.9
WNW
1.8
WNW
1.6
WNW
1.7
WNW
Period (s) 12 12 11 11
Wind (km/h) 15
SW 20
SW 30
SSW 40
SW
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Praia da Tocha in Beira is a beach break that has quite reliable surf and can work at any time of the year. The best wind direction is from the east southeast. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the best swell direction is from the west. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves. Good surf at all stages of the tide. Unlikely to be too crowded, even when the surf is up. Hazards include - Rips / undertow.

Portugal wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs


Tide Times:

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Praia da Tocha Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Figueira, 17 km from Praia da Tocha.

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Air temperature
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Current weather near Praia da Tocha

Overall Praia da Tocha Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in February

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Surf stats for Praia da Tocha: see the swell variation by month.


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Wind stats for Praia da Tocha: see the variation in direction and stength by month.

Praia da Tocha Location Maps

Praia da Tocha Location Map

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Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Praia da Tocha:

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Wave buoys nearest to Praia da Tocha:

Tide stations nearest to Praia da Tocha:

  • Closest tide station
    Figueira da Foz
    12 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    Aveiro
    22 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    Esmoriz
    45 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    Espinho
    47 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    Sao Felix da Marinha
    50 mi

Airports

  • The closest passenger airport to Praia da Tocha is Porto Airport (OPO) in Acores, which is 103 km (64 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Praia da Tocha is Vila Real Airport (VRL), also in Acores, 141 km (88 miles) away.
  • The third closest airport is Lisboa (Lisbon) Airport (LIS) in Portugal, 174 km (108 miles) away.
Praia da Tocha break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Praia da Tocha, Beira. Use the tab navigation above to view Praia da Tocha sea temperature, Praia da Tocha photographs, Praia da Tocha detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Praia da Tocha webcams, current wind from Beira live weather stations and Praia da Tocha 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 Praia da Tocha.