Praia da Barranha Beach

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Parking, Praia da Barranha Beach

1/5 Parking at Praia da Barranha Beach.

Access to Praia da Barranha Beach

2/5 Access walkway to Praia da Barranha Beach, covered by sand.

North of Praia da Barranha Beach

3/5 Praia da Barranha Beach, north view.

Praia da Barranha Beach

4/5 View over Praia da Barranha Beach, from the dune system.

South of Praia da Barranha Beach

5/5 South view of Praia da Barranha Beach.

Weather and Tide Table

Waxing Crescent Moon
Blustery
16380
17h47
Sunset
07h50
Sunrise
Qua
13 - 14
Qui
13 - 15
Sex
13 - 15
Sáb
14 - 15
Dom
13 - 16
13
ºC
Air Temperature
SSW
29
km/h
Wind Speed and Direction
93
%
Relative Humidity
1019
mbar
Atmospheric Pressure
24%
Ebb Tide
01h25
to Low Tide
24
23:46
Low Tide
17:46
High Tide
No Data
Water Temperature
No Data
Wave Direction
No Data
Wave Medium Height
No Data
Wave Medium Period

17%
3,23 m
10.6 ft
High Tide

19%
0,87 m
2.9 ft
Low Tide

20%
2,95 m
9.7 ft
High Tide

22%
1,01 m
3.3 ft
Low Tide

24%
3,10 m
10.2 ft
High Tide

27%
0,99 m
3.2 ft
Low Tide

29%
2,84 m
9.3 ft
High Tide

31%
1,14 m
3.7 ft
Low Tide

33%
2,95 m
9.7 ft
High Tide

36%
1,13 m
3.7 ft
Low Tide

38%
2,72 m
8.9 ft
High Tide

40%
1,28 m
4.2 ft
Low Tide

43%
2,79 m
9.2 ft
High Tide

45%
1,27 m
4.2 ft
Low Tide

48%
2,62 m
8.6 ft
High Tide

50%
1,41 m
4.6 ft
Low Tide

53%
2,65 m
8.7 ft
High Tide

55%
1,38 m
4.5 ft
Low Tide

58%
2,55 m
8.4 ft
High Tide

About the Beach

What is Praia da Barranha Beach?

Lifeguarded Beach from to
11754000
days for the start 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 Póvoa de Varzim.

Praia da Barranha Beach, also known as Praia da Aguçadora (North) Beach, is situated right in front of football field.
During low tide, the characteristic inclination of this long sand becomes more evident.
The dune system widens into from the support car parking into south.
Access is available through Estrada Nacional 131, exiting west to Rua do Comão2 that crosses farm fields.

References

  1. National Road 13
  2. Comão Street

Where is it?

Map of Praia da Barranha Beach

Coordinates
Decimal Degrees (Lat/Long WGS84)
Degrees, Decimal Minutes (Lat/Long WGS84)
Degrees, Minutes, Seconds (Lat/Long WGS84)
Lat. 41.444373º
Lon. -8.779226º
N 41º 26.66238'
W 8º 46.75356'
N 41º 26' 39.74"
W 8º 46' 45.21"
Parish Aguçadoura
County Póvoa de Varzim
District Porto
Region Douro Litoral
Country Portugal
Continent Europe
Ocean North Atlantic
Maritime Authority Capitania do Porto da Póvoa de Varzim
Protected Area
Bathing Water
Coastal Unit Foz do Rio Lima (N) - Cabo de Santo André
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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