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Azores Surf Reports and Surf Forecasts

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Conditions Summary
 Fajazinha
Star Star Star Star
5.5ft 12secs 274° 5mph SW - Onshore - 215°
 Contendas
 
2ft 6secs 99° 3mph NNE - Offshore - 24°
 Pescadore
Star
2ft 13secs 284° 3mph NNE - Onshore - 24°
 Ponta do Queimado
Star Star Star
4ft 13secs 280° 4mph WNW - Onshore - 292°
 Porto Martins- Ponta Negra
Star
2ft 13secs 284° 3mph NNE - Onshore - 24°
 Praia da Vitoria
 
2ft 6secs 99° 3mph NNE - Onshore - 24°
 Quatro Ribeiras
Star Star Star
4ft 13secs 281° 5mph WNW - Onshore - 297°
Add a New Surf SpotRegional Overview
Sitting pretty, 800 miles out into the Atlantic, these islands blasted by swells from the North Atlantic hold a multitude of thick, heavy, reefs and points. Winter is the most productive period with spring and autumn almost as good, even summer still has waves despite the Azores High. Access either to the islands or once on the islands, to the waves, is not easy but perseverance is rewarded by low crowds and short-lived but high quality swells. The 360 degree swell exposure allows almost any wind and swell combination. The locals have been surfing the region since the 1920s but it was American servicemen who popularised it in the 1960s. Sea temperatures range from 17 to 22°C or 62 to 72°F.
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Local News
News Image Stormriding N Peru
TRIPPING along the land of the long lean left, welcome to Peru, home to an ancient civilisation of surf.
News Image Gilmore Wins Back-to-Back Titles in Peru to Regain ASP Ratings Lead
PISCINA, Peru (Tuesday, November 4, 2008) – Stephanie Gilmore (AUS), 20, reigning ASP Women’s World Champion and defending event champion, collected her second consecutive win in Peru today, defeating Silvana Lima (BRA), 24, to claim the Movistar Classic Mancora Peru presented by Rip Curl as well as the ratings lead on the ASP Women’s World Tour.
News Image Movistar Classic Mancora Peru pres. by Rip Curl Could Quick Start in Good Surf
MANCORA, Peru (Saturday, November 1, 2008) – The Movistar Classic Mancora Peru presented by Rip Curl, stop No. 6 of 8 on the 2008 ASP Women’s World Tour, is just days from commencing, and the ASP Top 17 are preparing for a possible quick start in solid surf at the fabled lefthander of Northern Peru.
News Image Movistar Classic Mancora Peru pres. by Rip Curl ON
MANCORA, Peru (Monday, November 3, 2008) – Round 1 of the Movistar Classic Mancora Peru presented by Rip Curl is scheduled to hit the water at 6:30am in clean two-to-three foot (1 metre) waves at Mancora in Northern Peru.
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