Praia de Vila Praia de Âncora Beach

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Beach of Vila Praia de Âncora, entrance

1/6 Entrance of Praia de Vila Praia de Âncora Beach.

Tents of the concession

2/6 Tents of the concession and pier of the fishing harbor of Vila Praia de Âncora.

Pier at North area

3/6 South pier of Vila Praia de Âncora's fishing harbour.

Mouth of Âncora River

4/6 Mouth of the Âncora River and houses of Vila Praia de Âncora.

Sand by the mouth of Âncora River

5/6 South area of Praia de Vila Praia de Âncora Beach, by the mouth of Âncora River.

Vila Praia de Âncora

6/6 Beach and urban front of Vila Praia de Âncora.

Weather and Tide Table

Waxing Crescent Moon
Mostly Cloudy
2220
06h00
Sunrise
21h09
Sunset
Seg
12 - 18
Ter
14 - 20
Qua
15 - 20
Qui
14 - 21
Sex
15 - 21
16
ºC
Air Temperature
N
18
km/h
Wind Speed and Direction
74
%
Relative Humidity
1009
mbar
Atmospheric Pressure
94%
Flood Tide
00h24
to High Tide
94
00:42
Low Tide
07:02
High Tide
No Data
Water Temperature
No Data
Wave Direction
No Data
Wave Medium Height
No Data
Wave Medium Period

23%
2,8 m
9.2 ft
High Tide

25%
1,1 m
3.6 ft
Low Tide

27%
3,1 m
10.2 ft
High Tide

29%
1,0 m
3.3 ft
Low Tide

32%
2,8 m
9.2 ft
High Tide

34%
1,2 m
3.9 ft
Low Tide

37%
3,0 m
9.8 ft
High Tide

39%
1,1 m
3.6 ft
Low Tide

42%
2,7 m
8.9 ft
High Tide

44%
1,3 m
4.3 ft
Low Tide

47%
2,9 m
9.5 ft
High Tide

50%
1,2 m
3.9 ft
Low Tide

53%
2,7 m
8.9 ft
High Tide

56%
1,3 m
4.3 ft
Low Tide

58%
2,9 m
9.5 ft
High Tide

61%
1,2 m
3.9 ft
Low Tide

64%
2,8 m
9.2 ft
High Tide

67%
1,3 m
4.3 ft
Low Tide

69%
2,9 m
9.5 ft
High Tide

72%
1,1 m
3.6 ft
Low Tide

75%
2,9 m
9.5 ft
High Tide

77%
1,2 m
3.9 ft
Low Tide

80%
2,9 m
9.5 ft
High Tide

82%
1,0 m
3.3 ft
Low Tide

85%
3,0 m
9.8 ft
High Tide

87%
1,0 m
3.3 ft
Low Tide

89%
3,0 m
9.8 ft
High Tide

91%
0,9 m
3 ft
Low Tide

92%
3,2 m
10.5 ft
High Tide

94%
0,8 m
2.6 ft
Low Tide

95%
3,2 m
10.5 ft
High Tide

97%
0,7 m
2.3 ft
Low Tide

98%
3,4 m
11.2 ft
High Tide

99%
0,6 m
2 ft
Low Tide

99%
3,3 m
10.8 ft
High Tide

100%
0,6 m
2 ft
Low Tide

100%
3,6 m
11.8 ft
High Tide

100%
0,5 m
1.6 ft
Low Tide

100%
3,4 m
11.2 ft
High Tide

99%
0,6 m
2 ft
Low Tide

99%
3,7 m
12.1 ft
High Tide

98%
0,4 m
1.3 ft
Low Tide

About the Beach

What is Praia de Vila Praia de Âncora Beach?

Lifeguarded Beach from to
1641600
days for the end of bathing season

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 Caminha.

Praia de Vila Praia de Âncora Beach is located in the urban sea front of village and is part of the 1 mouth by the north margin. It's long stretch of sand is partially crossed by the river's last bend and protected by the north pontoon which provides the sunbathers shelter in windier days.
Over the river in the south area there is an elevated footbridge that provides access to the next beach.

References

  1. Âncora River

Where is it?

Map of Praia de Vila Praia de Âncora Beach

Coordinates
Decimal Degrees (Lat/Long WGS84)
Degrees, Decimal Minutes (Lat/Long WGS84)
Degrees, Minutes, Seconds (Lat/Long WGS84)
Lat. 41.813359º
Lon. -8.865399º
N 41º 48.80154'
W 8º 51.92394'
N 41º 48' 48.09"
W 8º 51' 55.44"
Parish Vila Praia de Âncora
County Caminha
District Viana do Castelo
Region Minho
Country Portugal
Continent Europe
Ocean North Atlantic
Maritime Authority Capitania do Porto de Caminha
Protected Area
Bathing Water Vila Praia de Âncora
Coastal Unit Foz do Rio Minho - Foz do Rio Lima (N)
Coastal Region Costa Verde

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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  1. 10
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    A melhor praia do norte de Portugal. Têm tudo não falta nada.
    Rui Fão 2019-07-14 22:30