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Farol de Santa Marta Santa Catarina

Cardoso

One of best waves in Brazil, can hold big swell size. Long walls alternating with hollow sections.

Quality

Wave quality > World class
Frequency > Very consistent (150 day/year)
Experience Required > All surfers

Wave

Type > Beach-break
Direction > Right and left
Power > Hollow, powerful, fast
Bottom > Sand

Swell and Wind

Minimum Swell Size > 0.5 m | 1ft
Maximum Swell Size > 3 m | 10 ft
Swell Direction > E , SE , NE
Wind Direction > NE, N

More Details

Crowd during the Week > Empty
Crowd on the Week-end > some crowd
Hazards > Be carefull on the big days.

Infrastructure

Accommodation > Hotel, local houses, camping and Cottage
Commerce > Grocer’s shop and restaurants
Nightlife > poor, only on the weekends
Health assistance > Hospital – 20 km | 12 miles

Editor’s Comments

One of best waves in Brazil, can hold big swell size. Long walls alternating with hollow sections.

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