Praia de João de Arens Beach

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Access to Praia de João de Arens Beach

1/8 Access trail to Praia de João de Arens Beach, between the pines.

Seafront at Praia de João de Arens Beach

2/8 Seafront at Praia de João de Arens Beach, view from the cliff top.

Waters of Praia de João de Arens Beach

3/8 Praia de João de Arens Beach, the bathing area.

East at Praia de João de Arens Beach

4/8 Perspective over the east side of Praia de João de Arens Beach.

Praia de João de Arens Beach, the cliff foot

5/8 Sand at Praia de João de Arens Beach, located on the cliff foot.

West at Praia de João de Arens Beach

6/8 Praia de João de Arens Beach, perspectiver over the west part.

Natural arc at Praia de João de Arens Beach

7/8 Natural arc carven on the rock, near the João de Arens Tip.

Seaside of Praia de João de Arens Beach

8/8 Praia de João de Arens Beach, by the seaside.

Weather and Tide Table

Waxing Gibbous Moon
Mostly Cloudy
30240
06h54
Sunrise
17h41
Sunset
Ter
9 - 18
Qua
12 - 20
Qui
15 - 22
Sex
14 - 21
Sáb
14 - 21
17
ºC
Air Temperature
SW
11
km/h
Wind Speed and Direction
67
%
Relative Humidity
1021
mbar
Atmospheric Pressure
46%
Ebb Tide
02h56
to Low Tide
46
18:15
Low Tide
11:54
High Tide
No Data
Water Temperature
No Data
Wave Direction
No Data
Wave Medium Height
No Data
Wave Medium Period

84%
1,20 m
3.9 ft
Low Tide

85%
3,02 m
9.9 ft
High Tide

87%
0,98 m
3.2 ft
Low Tide

89%
2,93 m
9.6 ft
High Tide

90%
1,06 m
3.5 ft
Low Tide

92%
3,13 m
10.3 ft
High Tide

93%
0,88 m
2.9 ft
Low Tide

94%
3,05 m
10 ft
High Tide

95%
0,93 m
3.1 ft
Low Tide

96%
3,21 m
10.5 ft
High Tide

97%
0,80 m
2.6 ft
Low Tide

98%
3,15 m
10.3 ft
High Tide

98%
0,82 m
2.7 ft
Low Tide

99%
3,27 m
10.7 ft
High Tide

99%
0,74 m
2.4 ft
Low Tide

100%
3,23 m
10.6 ft
High Tide

100%
0,75 m
2.5 ft
Low Tide

100%
3,29 m
10.8 ft
High Tide

About the Beach

What is Praia de João de Arens 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 Portimão.

Praia de João de Arens Beach is located on the bottom of a cliff end with the same name, at the west side. According to locals, the name came from a shepherd called João de Arens that used to live nearby.
The small sized sand is divided into two by a cliff end, reconnecting again during low tide.
At west, in the northern sand, lies a cave that provides entrance for a grotto. In the east it's possible to access the eastern face of the Ponta de João de Arens through an arc on the cliff.

Where is it?

Map of Praia de João de Arens Beach

Coordinates
Decimal Degrees (Lat/Long WGS84)
Degrees, Decimal Minutes (Lat/Long WGS84)
Degrees, Minutes, Seconds (Lat/Long WGS84)
Lat. 37.116119º
Lon. -8.567904º
N 37º 6.96714'
W 8º 34.07424'
N 37º 6' 58.03"
W 8º 34' 4.45"
Parish Alvor
County Portimão
District Faro
Region Algarve
Country Portugal
Continent Europe
Ocean North Atlantic
Maritime Authority Capitania do Porto de Portimão
Protected Area
Bathing Water
Coastal Unit Praia dos Três Irmãos - Armação de Pêra (W)
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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