Praia de Fornelos e Promontório de Montedor Beach

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Access to Praia de Fornelos e Promontório de Montedor Beach

1/6 Access to the sand through vegetation at Praia de Fornelos e Promontório de Montedor Beach.

South of Praia de Fornelos e Promontório de Montedor Beach

2/6 South view of Praia de Fornelos e Promontório de Montedor Beach.

Praia de Fornelos e Promontório de Montedor Beach

3/6 Sand surrounded by rock formations.

Sea at Praia de Fornelos e Promontório de Montedor Beach

4/6 Praia de Fornelos e Promontório de Montedor Beach, sea side.

Rocks, Praia de Fornelos e Promontório de Montedor Beach

5/6 Rocks by the seaside at Praia de Fornelos e Promontório de Montedor Beach.

Infraestructure, Praia de Fornelos e Promontório de Montedor Beach

6/6 Stone infraestructure nearby Praia de Fornelos e Promontório de Montedor Beach

Weather and Tide Table

Waning Gibbous Moon
Mostly Cloudy
27840
06h01
Sunrise
21h08
Sunset
Seg
11 - 20
Ter
13 - 23
Qua
14 - 23
Qui
14 - 24
Sex
15 - 22
17
ºC
Air Temperature
NNW
22
km/h
Wind Speed and Direction
71
%
Relative Humidity
1014
mbar
Atmospheric Pressure
44%
Flood Tide
03h25
to High Tide
44
11:04
Low Tide
17:11
High Tide
No Data
Water Temperature
No Data
Wave Direction
No Data
Wave Medium Height
No Data
Wave Medium Period

88%
3,3 m
10.8 ft
High Tide

87%
0,8 m
2.6 ft
Low Tide

85%
3,1 m
10.2 ft
High Tide

83%
0,9 m
3 ft
Low Tide

81%
3,2 m
10.5 ft
High Tide

79%
0,9 m
3 ft
Low Tide

77%
3,0 m
9.8 ft
High Tide

75%
1,0 m
3.3 ft
Low Tide

73%
3,0 m
9.8 ft
High Tide

71%
1,1 m
3.6 ft
Low Tide

68%
2,9 m
9.5 ft
High Tide

66%
1,1 m
3.6 ft
Low Tide

64%
2,8 m
9.2 ft
High Tide

61%
1,2 m
3.9 ft
Low Tide

59%
2,8 m
9.2 ft
High Tide

56%
1,3 m
4.3 ft
Low Tide

53%
2,6 m
8.5 ft
High Tide

51%
1,4 m
4.6 ft
Low Tide

48%
2,6 m
8.5 ft
High Tide

45%
1,4 m
4.6 ft
Low Tide

42%
2,5 m
8.2 ft
High Tide

40%
1,5 m
4.9 ft
Low Tide

37%
2,6 m
8.5 ft
High Tide

34%
1,4 m
4.6 ft
Low Tide

31%
2,5 m
8.2 ft
High Tide

29%
1,5 m
4.9 ft
Low Tide

26%
2,7 m
8.9 ft
High Tide

23%
1,3 m
4.3 ft
Low Tide

21%
2,7 m
8.9 ft
High Tide

18%
1,3 m
4.3 ft
Low Tide

16%
3,0 m
9.8 ft
High Tide

14%
1,0 m
3.3 ft
Low Tide

12%
2,9 m
9.5 ft
High Tide

10%
1,0 m
3.3 ft
Low Tide

8%
3,3 m
10.8 ft
High Tide

6%
0,7 m
2.3 ft
Low Tide

5%
3,2 m
10.5 ft
High Tide

4%
0,7 m
2.3 ft
Low Tide

3%
3,6 m
11.8 ft
High Tide

2%
0,4 m
1.3 ft
Low Tide

1%
3,5 m
11.5 ft
High Tide

0%
0,5 m
1.6 ft
Low Tide

About the Beach

What is Praia de Fornelos e Promontório de Montedor 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 Viana do Castelo.

Praia de Fornelos and Promontório Montedor Beach, or Praia de Fornelos Beach, has a small sized sand. Rocks surround the sand protecting it from the wind.
Along the seaside there are many submerged rock formations, during high tide.
This is a place not to be missed by archeology lovers, because here one finds the Gravuras Rupestres de Montedor1 from the , and ancient salt extraction sinks of the Middle Age.
The access is done by the 2, turning west at Montedor village.

References

  1. Montedor Rock Carvings
  2. National Road number 13

Where is it?

Map of Praia de Fornelos e Promontório de Montedor Beach

Coordinates
Decimal Degrees (Lat/Long WGS84)
Degrees, Decimal Minutes (Lat/Long WGS84)
Degrees, Minutes, Seconds (Lat/Long WGS84)
Lat. 41.746843º
Lon. -8.877236º
N 41º 44.81058'
W 8º 52.63416'
N 41º 44' 48.63"
W 8º 52' 38.05"
Parish Carreço
County Viana do Castelo
District Viana do Castelo
Region Minho
Country Portugal
Continent Europe
Ocean North Atlantic
Maritime Authority Capitania do Porto de Viana do Castelo
Protected Area
Bathing Water
Coastal Unit Foz do Rio Minho - Foz do Rio Lima (N)
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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