Praia do Forno Beach

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Praia do Forno Beach

1/4 View to Praia do Forno Beach, from the seaside road with bicycle lane.

Barracks at Praia do Forno Beach

2/4 Barrack frames on the sand of Praia do Forno Beach.

Seaside, Praia do Forno Beach

3/4 Praia do Forno Beach, by the seaside.

South of Praia do Forno Beach

4/4 South perspective of Praia do Forno Beach. In the rear, the São João Baptista Fort.

Weather and Tide Table

Waning Crescent Moon
Sunny
22860
06h44
Sunrise
20h35
Sunset
Qua
15 - 19
Qui
13 - 18
Sex
15 - 18
Sáb
15 - 18
Dom
16 - 18
19
ºC
Air Temperature
NW
16
km/h
Wind Speed and Direction
81
%
Relative Humidity
1015
mbar
Atmospheric Pressure
65%
Ebb Tide
04h07
to Low Tide
65
17:13
Low Tide
10:55
High Tide
No Data
Water Temperature
No Data
Wave Direction
No Data
Wave Medium Height
No Data
Wave Medium Period

36%
1,43 m
4.7 ft
Low Tide

34%
2,55 m
8.4 ft
High Tide

31%
1,48 m
4.9 ft
Low Tide

29%
2,54 m
8.3 ft
High Tide

26%
1,41 m
4.6 ft
Low Tide

24%
2,64 m
8.7 ft
High Tide

22%
1,37 m
4.5 ft
Low Tide

20%
2,62 m
8.6 ft
High Tide

18%
1,30 m
4.3 ft
Low Tide

16%
2,80 m
9.2 ft
High Tide

14%
1,19 m
3.9 ft
Low Tide

12%
2,78 m
9.1 ft
High Tide

10%
1,14 m
3.7 ft
Low Tide

8%
3,02 m
9.9 ft
High Tide

7%
0,96 m
3.1 ft
Low Tide

5%
2,97 m
9.7 ft
High Tide

4%
0,94 m
3.1 ft
Low Tide

3%
3,25 m
10.7 ft
High Tide

About the Beach

What is Praia do Forno Beach?

Lifeguarded Beach from to
5097600
days for the end 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 Vila do Conde.

Praia do Forno Beach is situated in a small cove, flanked by rock formations that provide calm waters to bathers. It has a small sand inserted into the urban zone of .
To the south, arises imposing the 1 built in the seventeenth-century. Nowadays, it is an hotel with restaurant and stage for glamorous parties during summer.
There's a vast car parking beside the fort.
Access is granted along Avenida Manuel de Barros2, also known by Marginal Atlântica3.

References

  1. São João Baptista Fort
  2. Manuel de Barros Avenue
  3. Atlântica Costal Road

Where is it?

Map of Praia do Forno Beach

Coordinates
Decimal Degrees (Lat/Long WGS84)
Degrees, Decimal Minutes (Lat/Long WGS84)
Degrees, Minutes, Seconds (Lat/Long WGS84)
Lat. 41.342923º
Lon. -8.753400º
N 41º 20.57538'
W 8º 45.204'
N 41º 20' 34.52"
W 8º 45' 12.24"
Parish Vila do Conde
County Vila do Conde
District Porto
Region Douro Litoral
Country Portugal
Continent Europe
Ocean North Atlantic
Maritime Authority Capitania do Porto de Vila do Conde
Protected Area Paisagem Protegida Regional do Litoral de Vila do Conde e Reserva Ornitológica de Mindelo
Bathing Water Frente Urbana Sul
Coastal Unit Cabo de Santo André - Foz do Douro (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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