Praia do Ancão Beach

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Access to Praia do Ancão Beach

1/6 Access walkway to Praia do Ancão Beach.

Bar of Praia do Ancão Beach

2/6 East bar of Praia do Ancão Beach, near the banners.

Banners of Praia do Ancão Beach

3/6 Banners at the entrance to the sand of Praia do Ancão Beach.

West at Praia do Ancão Beach

4/6 Lifeguarded area at Praia do Ancão Beach, west perspective.

Sea at Praia do Ancão Beach

5/6 Praia do Ancão Beach, the bathing area.

East at Praia do Ancão Beach

6/6 East perspective at Praia do Ancão Beach.

Weather and Tide Table

Full Moon
Partly Cloudy
29700
20h51
Sunset
06h12
Sunrise
Seg
19 - 31
Ter
20 - 30
Qua
20 - 30
Qui
18 - 28
Sex
17 - 24
25
ºC
Air Temperature
WNW
8
km/h
Wind Speed and Direction
67
%
Relative Humidity
1011
mbar
Atmospheric Pressure
85%
Ebb Tide
04h51
to Low Tide
85
09:58
Low Tide
04:13
High Tide
No Data
Water Temperature
No Data
Wave Direction
No Data
Wave Medium Height
No Data
Wave Medium Period

99%
3,1 m
10.2 ft
High Tide

98%
0,8 m
2.6 ft
Low Tide

97%
3,3 m
10.8 ft
High Tide

96%
0,7 m
2.3 ft
Low Tide

94%
3,1 m
10.2 ft
High Tide

93%
0,8 m
2.6 ft
Low Tide

91%
3,3 m
10.8 ft
High Tide

90%
0,7 m
2.3 ft
Low Tide

88%
3,1 m
10.2 ft
High Tide

86%
0,8 m
2.6 ft
Low Tide

84%
3,3 m
10.8 ft
High Tide

82%
0,7 m
2.3 ft
Low Tide

79%
3,0 m
9.8 ft
High Tide

77%
0,9 m
3 ft
Low Tide

74%
3,3 m
10.8 ft
High Tide

71%
0,8 m
2.6 ft
Low Tide

69%
2,9 m
9.5 ft
High Tide

66%
1,0 m
3.3 ft
Low Tide

63%
3,2 m
10.5 ft
High Tide

60%
0,9 m
3 ft
Low Tide

57%
2,9 m
9.5 ft
High Tide

54%
1,1 m
3.6 ft
Low Tide

51%
3,1 m
10.2 ft
High Tide

48%
1,0 m
3.3 ft
Low Tide

45%
2,8 m
9.2 ft
High Tide

42%
1,1 m
3.6 ft
Low Tide

39%
3,0 m
9.8 ft
High Tide

36%
1,0 m
3.3 ft
Low Tide

33%
2,8 m
9.2 ft
High Tide

31%
1,1 m
3.6 ft
Low Tide

28%
3,0 m
9.8 ft
High Tide

25%
1,1 m
3.6 ft
Low Tide

23%
2,9 m
9.5 ft
High Tide

20%
1,1 m
3.6 ft
Low Tide

18%
3,0 m
9.8 ft
High Tide

16%
1,0 m
3.3 ft
Low Tide

14%
3,0 m
9.8 ft
High Tide

12%
1,0 m
3.3 ft
Low Tide

10%
3,0 m
9.8 ft
High Tide

8%
1,0 m
3.3 ft
Low Tide

7%
3,1 m
10.2 ft
High Tide

5%
0,9 m
3 ft
Low Tide

About the Beach

What is Praia do Ancão Beach?

Lifeguarded Beach from to
1900800
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 Loulé.

Praia do Ancão Beach as a very extensive sand of about 1,4 Km. It has a large dune string along its width which is preceded by pine forest.
The open lands that serve to help car parking are next to the western side of (a valley eroded by rivers and with sandy islands which is flooded by the sea, turning the water into brackish). This place enjoys a high level of biodiversity.
Access is through Quinta das Salinas development.

Where is it?

Map of Praia do Ancão Beach

Coordinates
Decimal Degrees (Lat/Long WGS84)
Degrees, Decimal Minutes (Lat/Long WGS84)
Degrees, Minutes, Seconds (Lat/Long WGS84)
Lat. 37.033868º
Lon. -8.040896º
N 37º 2.03208'
W 8º 2.45376'
N 37º 2' 1.92"
W 8º 2' 27.23"
Parish Almancil
County Loulé
District Faro
Region Algarve
Country Portugal
Continent Europe
Ocean North Atlantic
Maritime Authority Capitania do Porto de Faro
Protected Area Parque Natural da Ria Formosa
Bathing Water Ancão
Coastal Unit Ancão - Cabo Santa Maria
Coastal Region Costa Algarvia

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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