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  • Road to Praia da Arda Beach
    Boardwalk road towards Praia da Arda Beach.
  • Entrance, Praia da Arda Beach
    Entrance to Praia da Arda Beach.
  • Walkway at Praia da Arda Beach
    Praia da Arda Beach, walkway over the dunes.
  • South at Praia da Arda Beach
    South view at Praia da Arda Beach.
  • Lifeguard station at Praia da Arda Beach
    Praia da Arda Beach, lifeguard supervising station.
  • Seaside, Praia da Arda Beach
    Seaside at Praia da Arda Beach.
  • Praia da Arda Beach
    Beach concession and lifeguard supervising station, by the dune.
  • Dunes at Praia da Arda Beach
    Dune system at Praia da Arda Beach.
  • Parking, Praia da Arda Beach
    Parking at Praia da Arda Beach.

Praia da Arda Beach

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Weather, Wave Climate and Tide Times

Clear

18240


to Sunrise

12ºC
22ºC
13ºC
20ºC
12ºC
21ºC
13ºC
23ºC
13ºC
25ºC
16

Air Temperature16 ºC

18

Wind Speed18 km/h North

74

Humidity74 %

1013

Pressure1013 mbar

Third Quarter Moon
22nd day , 56% visible

INF%

Ebb Tide

21ºday
58%
22ºday
49%
23ºday
39%
24ºday
30%
25ºday
22%
13.8

Water Temperature13.8 ºC

5.5

Wave Period5.5 s North

2.3

Mean Wave Height2.3 m

Tide Times

DateHourHeightState
1,30 mLow tide
2,49 mHigh tide
1,48 mLow tide
2,70 mHigh tide
1,34 mLow tide
2,49 mHigh tide
1,49 mLow tide
2,69 mHigh tide
1,30 mLow tide
2,57 mHigh tide
1,42 mLow tide
2,75 mHigh tide
1,20 mLow tide
2,71 mHigh tide
1,29 mLow tide
2,85 mHigh tide
1,09 mLow tide
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Description

Lifeguarded beach
from to .

21859200

20 days for the start of bathing season.

Our rating 6/10

2017 Awards

Blue Flag

Gold Flag

Praia da Arda Beach, also known as Praia do Bico Beach, has a white sand that extends over 1,2 Km, making it one of county most beautiful sites.
Going south one can find submerged rocky formations by the Ribeira do Bico1 or Ribeira da Fonte Arenosa2 mouth.
At North one can catch a glimpse of the Ribeira de Cabanas3 or Rio Afife4 mouth.
The access is through farm fields ending at a large parking lot.
This beach is very sought after by surf lovers.

References

  1. Bico Stream
  2. Fonte Arenosa Stream
  3. Cabanas Stream
  4. Afife Stream

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Documents

  1. Plan of Praia da Arda Beach

Ratings History

Award 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Water Quality
Blue Flag
Gold Flag
Accessible Beach
Zero Pollution

Map and Location

Coordinates

N 41º 46.19358'
W 8º 52.43538'

Maritime Authority

Capitania do Porto de Viana do Castelo

Parish

Afife

Municipality

Viana do Castelo

District

Viana do Castelo

Region

Minho

Country

Portugal

Bathing Water

Arda

Coastal Unit

Foz do Rio Minho - Foz do Rio Lima (N)

Coastal Region

Costa Verde

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