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Ribeira da Janela ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.0

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Ribeira da Janela Spot ID

Type: reef and point

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell NNW | Wind S

Sea Temperature Today is: 22.8 °C

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Monday, 14 October 2019, 10:17 Local time
Monday 14
Wave (m) 1.4
Period (s) 9 10 10 10
Wind (km/h) 10
NNW 10
NW 15
NW 10
Wind State on cross-

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Ribeira da Janela in Madeira is an exposed reef and point break that only works once in a while. Autumn and winter are the favoured times of year for waves. Offshore winds are from the south. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the ideal swell angle is from the north northwest. There is no beach break as well as a left hand reef break. and in addition, there is also a left hand point break. Relatively few surfers here, even on good days. Submerged rocks are a hazard.

Azores Portugal wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Porto Moniz, 2 km from Ribeira da Janela.

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Ribeira da Janela Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Funchal, 14 km from Ribeira da Janela.


Air temperature
18 °C

Current weather near Ribeira da Janela

Overall Ribeira da Janela Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in October


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Wind stats for Ribeira da Janela: see the variation in direction and stength by month.

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  • The nearest passenger airport to Ribeira da Janela is Porto Santo Airport (PXO) in Madeira, which is 78 km (48 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Ribeira da Janela is La Palma (Santa Cruz De La Palma) Airport (SPC) in Spain, 473 km (294 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Ribeira da Janela, Madeira. Use the tab navigation above to view Ribeira da Janela sea temperature, Ribeira da Janela photographs, Ribeira da Janela detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Ribeira da Janela webcams, current wind from Madeira live weather stations and Ribeira da Janela 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 Ribeira da Janela.