Praia do Palheirão Beach

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Path to Praia do Palheirão Beach

1/8 Path through the Forest Perimeter of Cantanhede's Dunes.

Entrance of Praia do Palheirão Beach

2/8 Car parking at the entrance of Praia do Palheirão Beach.

Access to Praia do Palheirão Beach

3/8 Praia do Palheirão Beach, access to the sand.

Sea at Praia do Palheirão Beach

4/8 Seafront at Praia do Palheirão Beach.

Praia do Palheirão Beach

5/8 Praia do Palheirão Beach.

Dunes at Praia do Palheirão Beach

6/8 Dune system at Praia do Palheirão Beach.

Dune system of Praia do Palheirão Beach

7/8 Dunes of Praia do Palheirão Beach and Forest Perimeter of Cantanhede's Dunes.

Parking at Praia do Palheirão Beach

8/8 On the way out to the car parking of Praia do Palheirão Beach.

Weather and Tide Table

Full Moon
Partly Cloudy
8820
06h37
Sunrise
20h45
Sunset
Seg
15 - 22
Ter
15 - 22
Qua
15 - 20
Qui
16 - 21
Sex
16 - 21
16
ºC
Air Temperature
N
18
km/h
Wind Speed and Direction
96
%
Relative Humidity
1013
mbar
Atmospheric Pressure
19%
Ebb Tide
01h05
to Low Tide
19
10:10
Low Tide
04:15
High Tide
No Data
Water Temperature
No Data
Wave Direction
No Data
Wave Medium Height
No Data
Wave Medium Period

100%
3,17 m
10.4 ft
High Tide

99%
0,75 m
2.5 ft
Low Tide

99%
3,45 m
11.3 ft
High Tide

98%
0,64 m
2.1 ft
Low Tide

98%
3,17 m
10.4 ft
High Tide

97%
0,74 m
2.4 ft
Low Tide

96%
3,43 m
11.3 ft
High Tide

95%
0,67 m
2.2 ft
Low Tide

94%
3,14 m
10.3 ft
High Tide

92%
0,78 m
2.6 ft
Low Tide

91%
3,37 m
11.1 ft
High Tide

89%
0,74 m
2.4 ft
Low Tide

88%
3,08 m
10.1 ft
High Tide

86%
0,85 m
2.8 ft
Low Tide

84%
3,26 m
10.7 ft
High Tide

83%
0,85 m
2.8 ft
Low Tide

81%
2,99 m
9.8 ft
High Tide

79%
0,96 m
3.1 ft
Low Tide

About the Beach

What is Praia do Palheirão Beach?

Lifeguarded Beach from to
3110400
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 Cantanhede.

Praia do Palheirão Beach displays a very expansive sand - about 5,4 Km - distributed by the counties of and .
The vegetation of the Perímetro Florestal das Dunas de Cantanhede1 helps protecting the vast dune system that accompanies the whole beach.
This place is perfect for naturism practice or to have a picnic at the forest, near sea.

References

  1. Forest Perimeter of Cantanhede's Dunes

Where is it?

Map of Praia do Palheirão Beach

Coordinates
Decimal Degrees (Lat/Long WGS84)
Degrees, Decimal Minutes (Lat/Long WGS84)
Degrees, Minutes, Seconds (Lat/Long WGS84)
Lat. 40.387777º
Lon. -8.824369º
N 40º 23.26662'
W 8º 49.46214'
N 40º 23' 16"
W 8º 49' 27.73"
Parish Tocha
County Cantanhede
District Coimbra
Region Beira Litoral
Country Portugal
Continent Europe
Ocean North Atlantic
Maritime Authority Capitania do Porto da Figueira da Foz
Protected Area
Bathing Water Palheirão
Coastal Unit Praia de Mira - Cabo Mondego
Coastal Region Costa de Prata

Awards

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