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Macumba

This is a break different from the many others in Rio, since it has few residents around, making localism almost non-existent. Still, on a good day you might find 20 guys out, on a spread of beach of 100 yards.

Quality

Wave quality > Standard wave
Frequency > Regular
Experience Required >All surfers

Wave

Type > Beach-break
Direction > Right and left
Power > Short, fast & hollow
Bottom > Sand

Swell and Wind

Minimmun Swell Size > 0.5m | 1ft
Maximmun Swell Size > 2 m | 6 ft
Swell Direction > SE, SW, S
Wind Direction > N, W

More Details

Crowd during the Week > Few people
Crowd on the Week-end > Crowded
Hazards >none

Infrastructure

Accommodation >Hotels & Back
Commerce > shops and restaurants
Nightlife >Yeah, heaps!
Health assistance > Hospital nearby

Editor’s Comments

This is a break different from the many others in Rio, since it has few residents around, making localism almost non-existent. Still, on a good day you might find 20 guys out, on a spread of beach of 100 yards. Respect the surfers around, and you will have no problem catching several waves.

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