Praia do Penedo Beach

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South at Praia do Penedo Beach

1/4 Valley mouth at Praia do Penedo Beach.

Praia do Penedo Beach

2/4 Praia do Penedo Beach.

North at Praia do Penedo Beach

3/4 North perspective at Praia do Penedo Beach.

Dunes of Praia do Penedo Beach

4/4 Dune system of Praia do Penedo Beach.

Weather and Tide Table

Full Moon
Fair
35040
06h59
Sunrise
17h38
Sunset
Sáb
15 - 22
Dom
14 - 21
Seg
13 - 20
Ter
12 - 17
Qua
11 - 18
20
ºC
Air Temperature
NNW
17
km/h
Wind Speed and Direction
71
%
Relative Humidity
1013
mbar
Atmospheric Pressure
No Data
No Data
No Data
No Data
Water Temperature
No Data
Wave Direction
No Data
Wave Medium Height
No Data
Wave Medium Period

84%
1,23 m
4 ft
Low Tide

85%
2,99 m
9.8 ft
High Tide

87%
1,02 m
3.3 ft
Low Tide

89%
2,88 m
9.4 ft
High Tide

90%
1,09 m
3.6 ft
Low Tide

92%
3,10 m
10.2 ft
High Tide

93%
0,92 m
3 ft
Low Tide

94%
3,00 m
9.8 ft
High Tide

95%
0,96 m
3.1 ft
Low Tide

96%
3,18 m
10.4 ft
High Tide

97%
0,84 m
2.8 ft
Low Tide

98%
3,11 m
10.2 ft
High Tide

98%
0,87 m
2.9 ft
Low Tide

99%
3,23 m
10.6 ft
High Tide

99%
0,79 m
2.6 ft
Low Tide

100%
3,18 m
10.4 ft
High Tide

100%
0,81 m
2.7 ft
Low Tide

100%
3,24 m
10.6 ft
High Tide

About the Beach

What is Praia do Penedo Beach?

It's an Oceanic Beach in the northern hemisphere bathed by the Atlantic Ocean, located on the coast of Portugal - Iberian Peninsula - in the municipality of Aljezur.

Praia do Penedo Beach has a very lbroad sand located in the mouth of a small valley.
The existing dune system goes through the valley and spreads to east.
This remote beach is much appreciated by surfers.
When the rainfall increases, a small stream begins to flow.
The access is achieved while exiting Estrada Nacional 2681 to west. The road ends in the south neighboring beach. From here, one has to walk about 600 meters towards north.

References

  1. National Road 268

Where is it?

Map of Praia do Penedo Beach

Coordinates
Decimal Degrees (Lat/Long WGS84)
Degrees, Decimal Minutes (Lat/Long WGS84)
Degrees, Minutes, Seconds (Lat/Long WGS84)
Lat. 37.252321º
Lon. -8.866260º
N 37º 15.13926'
W 8º 51.9756'
N 37º 15' 8.36"
W 8º 51' 58.54"
Parish Aljezur
County Aljezur
District Faro
Region Algarve
Country Portugal
Continent Europe
Ocean North Atlantic
Maritime Authority Capitania do Porto de Lagos
Protected Area Parque Natural do Sudoeste Alentejano e Costa Vicentina
Bathing Water
Coastal Unit Ponta da Atalaia - Pontal
Coastal Region Costa Vicentina

Awards

Award 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006
Water Quality
Blue Flag
Gold Flag
Handicapped-Accessible Beach
Zero Polution

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