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

Third Quarter Moon
Sunny
23760
06h26
Sunrise
20h56
Sunset
Dom
18 - 30
Seg
18 - 27
Ter
18 - 30
Qua
20 - 30
Qui
19 - 29
28
ºC
Air Temperature
NW
9
km/h
Wind Speed and Direction
42
%
Relative Humidity
1006
mbar
Atmospheric Pressure
38%
Ebb Tide
02h17
to Low Tide
38
15:20
Low Tide
09:19
High Tide
No Data
Water Temperature
No Data
Wave Direction
No Data
Wave Medium Height
No Data
Wave Medium Period

49%
1,33 m
4.4 ft
Low Tide

47%
2,53 m
8.3 ft
High Tide

44%
1,46 m
4.8 ft
Low Tide

42%
2,65 m
8.7 ft
High Tide

39%
1,38 m
4.5 ft
Low Tide

37%
2,53 m
8.3 ft
High Tide

34%
1,48 m
4.9 ft
Low Tide

32%
2,61 m
8.6 ft
High Tide

30%
1,38 m
4.5 ft
Low Tide

27%
2,60 m
8.5 ft
High Tide

25%
1,43 m
4.7 ft
Low Tide

23%
2,63 m
8.6 ft
High Tide

21%
1,32 m
4.3 ft
Low Tide

19%
2,71 m
8.9 ft
High Tide

17%
1,32 m
4.3 ft
Low Tide

15%
2,70 m
8.9 ft
High Tide

13%
1,23 m
4 ft
Low Tide

11%
2,85 m
9.4 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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