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Datum: WGS84 [ Help ]
Latitude: 36° 58.34' N
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take a ferry from olhão city to farol island (the spot)
DistanceIn the city
WalkGood walk (15-30 mn)
Easy to find?Easy to find
Public access?Public access
Special accessBy boat only
Alternative name farol
Wave qualityRegional Classic
FrequencyVery consistent (150 day/year)
DirectionRight and left
PowerFast, Fun, Ledgey
Normal lengthNormal (50 to 150m)
Good day lengthLong (150 to 300 m)
Good swell directionSouthWest, SouthEast
Good wind directionNorth, SouthWest, SouthEast
Swell sizeStarts working at 1.5m-2m /5ft-6ft and holds up to 4m+ / 12ft
Best tide positionAll tides
Best tide movementRising and falling tides
Week-end crowdFew surfers
park the car in olhão city and then take the ferry to the spot(farol island)please be nice to the locals and you will have no trouble.
this spot its a paradise...amanzing to surf and a very enjoyable wave.
By Pedro Aguas , 10-09-2006
amanzing feeling - Do you know that great feeling, when you think everything is almost perfect? I always can feel it when i m there... in Farol island! Farol rula mto pessoal! Meet this place! but treat him with respect... enjoy soul surf
By Al Bine do Gás , 08-02-2006
empurrárem-me - atira-te ó mar e diz que te empurráremapanha uma onda logo de manhã
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