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

Waning Gibbous Moon
Partly Cloudy
27360
07h47
Sunrise
18h53
Sunset
Qui
16 - 20
Sex
15 - 20
Sáb
13 - 17
Dom
10 - 17
Seg
10 - 17
19
ºC
Air Temperature
NW
13
km/h
Wind Speed and Direction
78
%
Relative Humidity
1006
mbar
Atmospheric Pressure
59%
Flood Tide
02h35
to High Tide
59
11:43
Low Tide
17:59
High Tide
No Data
Water Temperature
No Data
Wave Direction
No Data
Wave Medium Height
No Data
Wave Medium Period

83%
3,11 m
10.2 ft
High Tide

81%
0,94 m
3.1 ft
Low Tide

78%
2,98 m
9.8 ft
High Tide

76%
1,03 m
3.4 ft
Low Tide

74%
2,99 m
9.8 ft
High Tide

71%
1,08 m
3.5 ft
Low Tide

69%
2,81 m
9.2 ft
High Tide

66%
1,20 m
3.9 ft
Low Tide

64%
2,85 m
9.4 ft
High Tide

61%
1,23 m
4 ft
Low Tide

58%
2,65 m
8.7 ft
High Tide

55%
1,37 m
4.5 ft
Low Tide

52%
2,73 m
9 ft
High Tide

49%
1,32 m
4.3 ft
Low Tide

46%
2,57 m
8.4 ft
High Tide

44%
1,45 m
4.8 ft
Low Tide

41%
2,72 m
8.9 ft
High Tide

38%
1,27 m
4.2 ft
Low 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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