Praia FormosaEdit Spot
There's nothing better, good waves both rights and lefts, without any crowds, even on land.
You'll see the lines appear depending on the tides.
Go there by car. It's a popular white sand beach in Santa Maria island.
|Walk||Instant access (<5 min)|
|Direction||Right and left|
|Bottom||Sandy with rock|
|Frequency||Regular (100 days/year)|
|Normal length||Normal (50 to 150m)|
|Good day length||Long (150 to 300m)|
|Wind direction||North, NorthWest, NorthEast|
|Swell direction||West, SouthWest, South, SouthEast, East|
|Swell size||Less than 3ft - 6ft+|
|Tide||Low and mid tide|
|Tide movement||Don't know|
4.94 miles away
|Bottom:||Reef (coral, sharp rocks etc.)|
|Frequency:||Regular (100 days/year)|