uk es it fr pt nl
Terceira - Santa Catarina ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.5
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 3.5

Overall: 2.8

See all 18 ratings

Based on 2 votes. Vote


Surf Report Feed

Terceira - Santa Catarina Spot ID

Sérginho in Santa Catarina, national bodyboard competition, Terceira - Santa Catarina photo

Terceira - Santa Catarina

Photo credit: Estrella

Santa Catarina, Terceira, Azores, Portugal, Terceira - Santa Catarina photo

Terceira - Santa Catarina

Photo credit: Estrella

Type: reef

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell N | Wind SW

Sea Temperature Today is: 20.5 °C

Secret spot? We can hide it!

Tuesday, 15 October 2019, 18:38 Local time
Tuesday 15Wed
3PM6PM9PM0AM
Wave (m) 1.8
NW
2.1
NW
-
-
-
-
Period (s) 10 10 - -
Wind (km/h) 30
WSW 25
WSW 20
WSW 20
WSW
Wind State cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off

View detailed 48hrs and full 7 days forecasts


Terceira - Santa Catarina in The Azores is a fairly exposed reef break that has pretty consitent surf. Autumn and winter are the best times of year for waves. The best wind direction is from the southwest. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the north. Unlikely to be too crowded, even when the surf is up. Hazards include rocks, rips.

Azores Portugal wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs


Tide Times:

For Praia da Vitoria, 3 km from Terceira - Santa Catarina.

IS AT (local time)

Terceira - Santa Catarina Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Lajes Air Base Airport, 8 km from Terceira - Santa Catarina.

calm

km/h
icon
Dry and partly cloudy
Air temperature
22 °C

Current weather near Terceira - Santa Catarina

Overall Terceira - Santa Catarina Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in October

Santa catarina.surf.statistics.octoberN.animatedN.label.animated

Surf stats for Terceira - Santa Catarina: see the swell variation by month.


Santa catarina.wind.statistics.octoberN.animatedN.label.animated

Wind stats for Terceira - Santa Catarina: see the variation in direction and stength by month.

Terceira - Santa Catarina Location Maps

Terceira - Santa Catarina Location Map

Contours: Roads & Rivers: Select a surf spot from the menu
Surf spots located close to Terceira - Santa CatarinaShoreline around Terceira - Santa CatarinaRoads and rivers around Terceira - Santa Catarina

Use this relief map to navigate to Azores surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of Terceira - Santa Catarina

Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Terceira - Santa Catarina:

 (click location name for more details)

Wave buoys nearest to Terceira - Santa Catarina:

Tide stations nearest to Terceira - Santa Catarina:

snow forecast website

Ski Resorts closest to Terceira - Santa Catarina:

city weather forecast website

Town and city forecasts close to Terceira - Santa Catarina:

Airports

  • The closest passenger airport to Terceira - Santa Catarina is Lajes Airport (TER) in Acores, 8 km (5 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Terceira - Santa Catarina is Graciosa Airport (GRW), also in Acores, 95 km (59 miles) away.
  • Third is Sao Jorge Airport (SJZ) in Acores, 98 km (61 miles) away.
  • Pico Airport (PIX) in Acores is 122 km (76 miles) away.
  • Horta Airport (HOR), also in Acores is the fifth nearest airport to Terceira - Santa Catarina and is 147 km (91 miles) away.
Terceira - Santa Catarina break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Terceira - Santa Catarina, Azores. Use the tab navigation above to view Terceira - Santa Catarina sea temperature, Terceira - Santa Catarina photographs, Terceira - Santa Catarina detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Terceira - Santa Catarina webcams, current wind from Azores live weather stations and Terceira - Santa Catarina 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 Terceira - Santa Catarina.