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Latitude: 2° 54.587' S
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If you are in jeri...you can rent a 4x4 transport to go there..its about 3 hours drive form jeri to Barra grande.
Distance to a city Take a car
Access time Instant access (< 5min)
Easy to find? Easy to find
Public access? Public access
Special access No access issues
Alternative name Barra Grande Piaui
Spot quality Great
Kite/wind? Good for KiteSurf
Style Freestyle, Freeride, Bump & Jump, Long distance, Speed
Day timing Morning, Afternoon, Evening
Dangers Visible hazards
Week crowd Empty
Week-end crowd Few surfers
Water quality Crystal-clear
Tide Best at low tide
Camping, Hotel, Gear-Shop, Repair-Shop, Rental, School, Showers
Type Thermal wind
Force Medium (16 - 25 knots)
Main dir. SouthEast
Best dir. SouthEast
Best dir. relative Side-onshore
Period From July to January
winds from 15 to 35 knots
tide is important in this spot,
you can see tide time table at
at low tide water can be too shallow.
the common wind is 18-24 knots.
Barra Grande is a very nice Kitespot....with Low Tide its a huge swimming pool with very Windy conditions...Most of the time Sideshore.
So soon the tides comes up the spot converts into a bit choppie.
So soon that you are tired of that kind of conditions you just need to do a downwind about 3 Km,then you cross the beach walking...about 30 mtr..to the Flat and Huge Lagoon.
If you need more info...just contact www.barragrandekitecamp.com.br
Barra Grande gets its first Kite School. Check out www.buenaondabrasil.com
The spot is Great
Chalet IBISCUS and kite school, location in the center, 200mt.from the beach,confortable and chip(firstname.lastname@example.org)
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By Davide Di Pasqua , 16-12-2009
Windsurf in Barra Grande - This is a new windsurf spot with side shore wind, 25-30 knots from augost to january, ideal for freestyle and speed with 1 meter chop near the coast, and 2 meter wave about 100 meters from the beach. Very funny.
Visit on the beach Wind Tribe Bar and ospit to Soleil Chalets(email@example.com)
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