Praia do Osso da Baleia Beach

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Beginning of the access to Praia do Osso da Baleia Beach

1/8 Beginning of the access walkway to Praia do Osso da Baleia Beach.

Access to Praia do Osso da Baleia Beach

2/8 Praia do Osso da Baleia Beach, access walkway for disabled people.

South of Praia do Osso da Baleia Beach

3/8 Praia do Osso da Baleia Beach, south perspective.

Praia do Osso da Baleia Beach

4/8 Praia do Osso da Baleia Beach.

Sea at Praia do Osso da Baleia Beach

5/8 Seafront at Praia do Osso da Baleia Beach.

Praia do Osso da Baleia Beach, south

6/8 South view of Praia do Osso da Baleia Beach.

Bar of Praia do Osso da Baleia Beach

7/8 Bar of Praia do Osso da Baleia Beach. Behind, the Urso National Forest.

Urso National Forest

8/8 View from the dunes over the Urso National Forest.

Weather and Tide Table

Full Moon
Cloudy
9840
06h38
Sunrise
20h44
Sunset
Seg
14 - 28
Ter
14 - 27
Qua
13 - 26
Qui
15 - 26
Sex
16 - 26
16
ºC
Air Temperature
N
11
km/h
Wind Speed and Direction
99
%
Relative Humidity
1007
mbar
Atmospheric Pressure
13%
Ebb Tide
00h47
to Low Tide
13
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 Osso da Baleia Beach?

Lifeguarded Beach from to
4320000
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 Pombal.

Praia do Osso da Baleia Beach presents a very extensive sand with about 9,3 Km, covering the entire shoreline of Pombal county and being its only beach.
A dune system proudly showing off its dunes of large dimensions, is untouched by human action.
To the east, far beyond where eyes can see lies the Mata Nacional do Urso1, planted in the fifteenth and sixteenth-centuries in order to provide wood for building caravels and hold the dunes on the beach.
The access is achieved by Rua do Osso da Baleia2, beginning near Alhais village.

References

  1. Urso Nacional Forest
  2. Osso da Baleia Street

Where is it?

Map of Praia do Osso da Baleia Beach

Coordinates
Decimal Degrees (Lat/Long WGS84)
Degrees, Decimal Minutes (Lat/Long WGS84)
Degrees, Minutes, Seconds (Lat/Long WGS84)
Lat. 40.003167º
Lon. -8.913524º
N 40º 0.19002'
W 8º 54.81144'
N 40º 0' 11.4"
W 8º 54' 48.69"
Parish Carriço
County Pombal
District Leiria
Region Beira Litoral
Country Portugal
Continent Europe
Ocean North Atlantic
Maritime Authority Capitania do Porto da Figueira da Foz
Protected Area
Bathing Water Osso da Baleia
Coastal Unit Foz do Rio Mondego (N) - Praia Velha (São Pedro de Moel)
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
Zero Polution

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  1. 9
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    Praia espectacular, para que gosta de descanso sem confusões.
    Artur Marques de Oliveira 2019-04-17 11:39