Praia do Forte da Barra Beach

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Praia do Forte da Barra Beach

1/1 View to Praia do Forte da Barra Beach, from the Gilão River mouth.

Weather and Tide Table

Waning Crescent Moon
Clear
23460
21h04
Sunset
07h55
Sunrise
Dom
18 - 25
Seg
19 - 29
Ter
20 - 30
Qua
18 - 31
Qui
19 - 31
22
ºC
Air Temperature
NW
2
km/h
Wind Speed and Direction
76
%
Relative Humidity
1008
mbar
Atmospheric Pressure
31%
Ebb Tide
01h56
to Low Tide
31
05:32
Low Tide
23:12
High Tide
20.6
ºC
Water Temperature
SE
Wave Direction
0.6
m
Wave Medium Height
4.5
s
Wave Medium Period

24%
1,34 m
4.4 ft
Low Tide

21%
2,84 m
9.3 ft
High Tide

19%
1,25 m
4.1 ft
Low Tide

17%
2,82 m
9.3 ft
High Tide

14%
1,18 m
3.9 ft
Low Tide

12%
3,08 m
10.1 ft
High Tide

10%
1,03 m
3.4 ft
Low Tide

9%
3,05 m
10 ft
High Tide

7%
0,99 m
3.2 ft
Low Tide

5%
3,34 m
11 ft
High Tide

4%
0,80 m
2.6 ft
Low Tide

3%
3,28 m
10.8 ft
High Tide

2%
0,80 m
2.6 ft
Low Tide

1%
3,59 m
11.8 ft
High Tide

1%
0,61 m
2 ft
Low Tide

0%
3,47 m
11.4 ft
High Tide

About the Beach

What is Praia do Forte da Barra 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 Tavira.

Praia do Forte da Barra Beach has a very extensive sand of about 1,4 Km.
It lies at 1 and belongs to the 2 territory.
I the northeast, the beach is bounded by the 3 mouth and in the west by the east pontoon of the 4 mouth. There are plus three minor piers also in this area.
A little more than half kilometer far away, after the Canal de Tavira5, 6 can be sighted.

References

  1. Cabanas Island
  2. Formosa River Natural Park
  3. Almargem Stream
  4. Gilão River
  5. Tavira Canal
  6. Rato Fort

Where is it?

Map of Praia do Forte da Barra Beach

Coordinates
Decimal Degrees (Lat/Long WGS84)
Degrees, Decimal Minutes (Lat/Long WGS84)
Degrees, Minutes, Seconds (Lat/Long WGS84)
Lat. 37.118494º
Lon. -7.616114º
N 37º 7.10964'
W 7º 36.96684'
N 37º 7' 6.58"
W 7º 36' 58.01"
Parish Santa Maria
County Tavira
District Faro
Region Algarve
Country Portugal
Continent Europe
Ocean North Atlantic
Maritime Authority Capitania do Porto de Tavira
Protected Area Parque Natural da Ria Formosa
Bathing Water
Coastal Unit Cabo Santa Maria - Manta Rota
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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