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  • Big waves season: October 2023 to March 2024
  • Wave* forecast** summary for next days (updated 18 September 2023):
    September 19-26, 2023: medium waves
    The new big wave season (September/October 2023 to March/April 2024), starts to show some strength, these days, it should generate medium-sized waves* (see legend below).
    Well-formed waves of up to 6 meters are possible, without wind damaging the waves, it should be good for strong surf, especially on the 21st.
    Check the forecast again in the next few days, it may change.

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    Current Big Wave Season
    The new big wave season already started in September/October 2023, see more information on when to go to Nazaré and how long you should stay to see the giant waves, in addition to other tips for tourists.
    Check accommodation options in Nazaré here.

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Nazaré Big Waves News

Follow regular news about the big waves of Nazaré - Portugal, the biggest waves in the world. View photos, videos and reports about surf sessions, bodyboard and other sports.

* Wave height legend: giant waves +12 meters (+40 feet); big waves +7 meters (+23 feet); medium waves +3 meters (+10 feet); small waves less than 3 meters (10 feet); Indicates that on that day a good amount of waves with the indicated size is expected.
** Note: Forecasts can change/fail, check it regularly here, it will be updated, it is more accurate the closer to the date.