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Datum: WGS84 [ Help ]
Latitude: 37° 4.155' N
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very dificult to find..it´s one of the last beaches before reaching the end of portugal...
DistanceTake a car
WalkInstant access (< 5min)
Easy to find?Hard to find
Public access?Public access
Wave qualityRegional Classic
DirectionRight and left
BottomFlat rocks with sand
Normal lengthLong (150 to 300 m)
Good day lengthVery Long (300 to 500 m)
Good swell direction
Good wind directionSouthEast, East, NorthEast
Swell sizeStarts working at 1.0m-1.5m / 3ft-5ft and holds up to 3m+ / 10ft+
Best tide positionAll tides
Best tide movementRising and falling tides
Week-end crowdFew surfers
By Anonymous , 12-10-2010
- well i had 8 days in the area with rubbish swell and no local knowlege, found this place and if you like to catch loads of waves that aren't great but there's none else there its sick, can easyilly catch a 250+ mtr wave, good cafe too.
By Anonymous , 30-10-2007
- Very fickle spot. I've been there about 10 times and never seen it working properly. Arrifana is 1000 times better
By Anonymous , 09-06-2007
Uauuu - Ponta Ruiva e das ondas mais fascinantes quando esta com as condicoes certas.Venham muitos mares de Sul, Sueste e (ou) Sudoeste.
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