Praia de São Torpes Beach

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Coastal road, Praia de São Torpes Beach

1/7 Coastal road alongside Praia de São Torpes Beach.

Lifeguard area Praia de São Torpes Beach

2/7 Lifeguard supervising area next to the north pier of Praia de São Torpes Beach.

Junqueira Stream, Praia de São Torpes Beach

3/7 Mouth of the Junqueira Stream at Praia de São Torpes Beach.

Rocks at Praia de São Torpes Beach

4/7 Shale rocks at Praia de São Torpes Beach.

South Praia de São Torpes Beach

5/7 South view of Praia de São Torpes Beach.

North of Praia de São Torpes Beach

6/7 Praia de São Torpes Beach, north perspective.

South of Praia de São Torpes Beach

7/7 South view of Praia de São Torpes Beach.

Weather and Tide Table

Waning Crescent Moon
Blustery
12240
06h13
Sunrise
20h57
Sunset
Seg
13 - 22
Ter
15 - 20
Qua
15 - 19
Qui
14 - 18
Sex
15 - 17
21
ºC
Air Temperature
N
29
km/h
Wind Speed and Direction
52
%
Relative Humidity
1017
mbar
Atmospheric Pressure
94%
Flood Tide
00h22
to High Tide
94
03:44
Low Tide
10:00
High Tide
No Data
Water Temperature
No Data
Wave Direction
No Data
Wave Medium Height
No Data
Wave Medium Period

33%
1,4 m
4.6 ft
Low Tide

31%
2,8 m
9.2 ft
High Tide

28%
1,1 m
3.6 ft
Low Tide

26%
2,8 m
9.2 ft
High Tide

23%
1,2 m
3.9 ft
Low Tide

21%
3,0 m
9.8 ft
High Tide

18%
1,0 m
3.3 ft
Low Tide

16%
3,0 m
9.8 ft
High Tide

14%
1,0 m
3.3 ft
Low Tide

12%
3,2 m
10.5 ft
High Tide

10%
0,8 m
2.6 ft
Low Tide

8%
3,2 m
10.5 ft
High Tide

7%
0,8 m
2.6 ft
Low Tide

5%
3,3 m
10.8 ft
High Tide

4%
0,6 m
2 ft
Low Tide

3%
3,4 m
11.2 ft
High Tide

2%
0,6 m
2 ft
Low Tide

1%
3,5 m
11.5 ft
High Tide

0%
0,5 m
1.6 ft
Low Tide

0%
3,6 m
11.8 ft
High Tide

0%
0,5 m
1.6 ft
Low Tide

0%
3,5 m
11.5 ft
High Tide

0%
0,5 m
1.6 ft
Low Tide

1%
3,6 m
11.8 ft
High Tide

2%
0,4 m
1.3 ft
Low Tide

2%
3,5 m
11.5 ft
High Tide

4%
0,5 m
1.6 ft
Low Tide

5%
3,6 m
11.8 ft
High Tide

6%
0,4 m
1.3 ft
Low Tide

8%
3,4 m
11.2 ft
High Tide

10%
0,7 m
2.3 ft
Low Tide

11%
3,6 m
11.8 ft
High Tide

14%
0,6 m
2 ft
Low Tide

16%
3,2 m
10.5 ft
High Tide

18%
0,8 m
2.6 ft
Low Tide

20%
3,4 m
11.2 ft
High Tide

23%
0,7 m
2.3 ft
Low Tide

25%
3,0 m
9.8 ft
High Tide

28%
1,0 m
3.3 ft
Low Tide

30%
3,2 m
10.5 ft
High Tide

33%
0,9 m
3 ft
Low Tide

36%
2,8 m
9.2 ft
High Tide

About the Beach

What is Praia de São Torpes Beach?

Lifeguarded Beach from to
6483600
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 Sines.

Praia de São Torpes Beach has a really long sand strip of about 1,6 Km.
The sea waters are hot due to its using for refrigerate the turbines of EDP - Central Termoeléctrica de Sines, a thermoelectric plant.
The beach is north bounded by piers built for pulling and retrieving water from and to the power plant. Still at this place, empties the Ribeira da Junqueira, right beside car parking.

Where is it?

Map of Praia de São Torpes Beach

Coordinates
Decimal Degrees (Lat/Long WGS84)
Degrees, Decimal Minutes (Lat/Long WGS84)
Degrees, Minutes, Seconds (Lat/Long WGS84)
Lat. 37.922793º
Lon. -8.805352º
N 37º 55.36758'
W 8º 48.32112'
N 37º 55' 22.05"
W 8º 48' 19.27"
Parish Sines
County Sines
District Setúbal
Region Baixo Alentejo
Country Portugal
Continent Europe
Ocean North Atlantic
Maritime Authority Capitania do Porto de Sines
Protected Area Parque Natural do Sudoeste Alentejano e Costa Vicentina
Bathing Water S. Torpes
Coastal Unit São Torpes (N) - Pedra da Foz (Vila Nova de Milfontes)
Coastal Region Costa Azul

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. 10
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    Areal deslumbrante com óptimas condições para o surf e kitesurf.
    Simão Correia 2019-05-24 09:53