Continent
South America
Country
Brazil
Next Big City
Fortaleza
Next Town
Lagoinha
 
Type:
Ocean
Rider Ability:
Beginner, Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Rooms, Shower, Toilet, Food, Parking

Water

Type:
Small wave, Medium wave
Hazards:
Rocks
Quality:
Clean
Best Tide:
Low tide, Coming tide, Falling tide

Clean water. Tide starts changing every 6 hours. Some waves on the shore, then almost flat. Waves can be 1-2m on the shore, they break strong but are easy to cross allowing some wave riding or high jumps. Best waves at the point, upwind of the main beach. Excellent waves going around the point.

Beach

Type:
Sand
Size:
Big
Hazards:
Rocks
Beach Users:
None

White sand. Somewhere in the downwind which can be done until the lagoon, in low tide, near shore are some areas with rock that should be avoided easily by not approaching the beach on that area. Many beach goers at the main part of the beach, mainly during weekends.

Wind

Best Months:
July, August, September, October, November, December
Wind Type:
Thermal, Trade
Best Direction:
E
Main Direction:
E

The wind is a bit sideoffshore early morning to turn sideshore, maybe later a bit sideonshore.



How to get there

Transport
Car
Access
No walk

Pass Paraipaba and drive until Lagoinha. Drive to the plaza and at the end turn left, follow the road down to the beach. You can park on the beach or just before. The surf point is to the right.

Extra information

Rules
None

Nightlife

No information