Rio Jaguaribe (Fortim)

Continent
South America
Country
Brazil
Next Big City
Fortaleza
Next Town
Canoa Quebrada, Fortim
 
Type:
Ocean, River Mouth
Rider Ability:
Beginner, Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Parking

Water

Type:
Shallow, Flat, Chop, Small wave
Hazards:
Currents
Quality:
Clean
Best Tide:
No information

Big lagoon, 2-3 hours before low tide the water gets totally flat due to a sandbank in front of the coast. Huge area. Outside the sandbank small waves. Good for beginners and experts as well. It's also possible to surf in the river mouth. Watch out for the current in the river.

Beach

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

Big beach, not crowded, no obstacles, no shells, no rocks.

Wind

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

Daily wind. In the morning sideshore which turns at the afternoon to sideonshore. Gets often stronger one hour before sunset. During night strong. Windy season from mid July until January. February to June about 50% wind.



How to get there

Transport
Car
Access
Medium walk

From Canoa Quebrada by buggy or 4x4. From CE 040 until Fortim and then to Barra. Afterwards 5 minutes to walk. Or access to the beach by 4x4 or buggy.

Extra information

Rules
None

Respect the fishermen.

Nightlife

Nightlife in Canoa Quebrada.