Beach Weather in Praia de Santa Maria, Santa Maria, Cape Verde

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Beach Weather Today in Praia de Santa Maria

Today the maximum temperature will be 24° which is warm and pleasant for sunbathing. Today the water temperature will be 22° which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods.

Today will be dry with no rain showers. Expect only occasional sunny spells and lots of clouds with an average cloud cover of 74%.

The winds will be cross-off shore and moderate at 18kmh from the North. The moderate winds will keep the temperatures feeling cooler.

Praia de Santa Maria faces Southeast and sunset will be over the land behind the beach at 07:06 PM. Unfortunately there are chances that 70% cloud cover may make the sunset not viewable.

For Beach Weather for the next next 7 days, wind and wave conditions and tide and the next 14 days weather use the tabs below.

Beach Weather This Weekend in Praia de Santa Maria

This weekend the average maximum daily temperatures will be 24° which is warm and pleasant for sunbathing. The average water temperature will be 23° which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods.

There will be no rainy days at all this weekend. Expect plentiful sunshine and mostly clear blue skies with an average cloud cover of 11%.

PRAIA DE SANTA MARIA - BEACH WEATHER FORECAST

Wed 24th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
24° 23° 23° 23° 23° 24° 24° 24°
81% 56% 95% 85% 88% 69% 70% 53%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
22°
22°
22°
22°
22°
22°
22°
22°
Thu 25th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
24° 23° 23° 24° 24° 24° 24° 24°
41% 59% 69% 32% 11% 46% 58% 29%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
22°
22°
22°
22°
22°
22°
22°
22°
Fri 26th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
24° 24° 24° 24° 24° 25° 25° 24°
27% 29% 48% 38% 20% 21% 45% 9%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
22°
22°
22°
22°
22°
22°
22°
22°
Sat 27th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
24° 24° 24° 24° 24° 24° 24° 24°
14% 14% 13% 6% 5% 5% 4% 6%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
22°
22°
22°
22°
22°
22°
22°
22°
Sun 28th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
24° 23° 23° 23° 24° 24° 24° 24°
22% 34% 16% 15% 11% 6% 2% 9%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
22°
22°
22°
22°
24°
24°
24°
24°
Mon 29th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
23° 23° 23° 23° 23° 24° 24° 24°
42% 91% 78% 75% 76% 65% 73% 89%
0.0mm 0.1mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
24°
24°
24°
24°
24°
24°
24°
24°
Tue 30th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
23° 23° 23° 23° 23° 24° 24° 23°
88% 93% 95% 97% 94% 86% 78% 75%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
24°
24°
24°
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24°
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Wed 24th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
11
kmh
18
kmh
16
kmh
15
kmh
13
kmh
11
kmh
11
kmh
8
kmh
0.5m
0.6m
0.5m
0.5m
0.5m
0.4m
0.5m
0.4m
7.7s 7.7s 7.8s 7.8s 7.8s 7.7s 7.7s 7.6s
Thu 25th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
3
kmh
2
kmh
2
kmh
5
kmh
4
kmh
6
kmh
2
kmh
1
kmh
1.0m
0.3m
1.0m
0.9m
0.9m
0.9m
0.9m
0.8m
7.5s 7.6s 7.6s 7.6s 7.5s 7.5s 7.4s 7.4s
Fri 26th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
4
kmh
4
kmh
4
kmh
4
kmh
6
kmh
6
kmh
12
kmh
11
kmh
0.8m
0.8m
0.8m
0.7m
0.7m
0.7m
0.7m
0.7m
7.3s 7.3s 7.3s 7.3s 7.3s 7.2s 7.2s 7.0s
Sat 27th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
10
kmh
12
kmh
13
kmh
14
kmh
16
kmh
17
kmh
18
kmh
17
kmh
0.7m
0.7m
0.7m
0.7m
0.7m
0.7m
0.8m
0.7m
6.9s 6.9s 6.8s 6.8s 6.8s 6.9s 6.9s 6.8s
Sun 28th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
19
kmh
21
kmh
22
kmh
21
kmh
19
kmh
18
kmh
19
kmh
22
kmh
1.0m
1.0m
1.1m
1.1m
1.1m
1.1m
1.2m
1.1m
8.1s 9.6s 11.8s 10.7s 9.2s 15.4s 21.4s 21.1s
Mon 29th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
22
kmh
21
kmh
20
kmh
21
kmh
19
kmh
19
kmh
19
kmh
18
kmh
1.0m
1.1m
0.9m
0.9m
0.8m
0.9m
0.6m
0.7m
16.6s 7.8s 8.1s 8.2s 8.2s 8.2s 11.3s 17.4s
Tue 30th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
18
kmh
16
kmh
18
kmh
18
kmh
17
kmh
19
kmh
19
kmh
19
kmh
0.7m
0.8m
0.6m
0.6m
0.7m
0.7m
0.8m
0.9m
17.2s 16.8s 16.3s 16.0s 15.8s 15.7s 13.2s 8.2s
Wed 24th July
1:04 AM 7:31 AM 1:48 PM 7:57 PM
0.30 1.60 0.30 1.40
Thu 25th July
1:48 AM 8:15 AM 2:33 PM 8:43 PM
0.30 1.60 0.30 1.30
Fri 26th July
2:34 AM 9:02 AM 3:20 PM 9:33 PM
0.30 1.60 0.30 1.30
Sat 27th July
3:24 AM 9:52 AM 4:10 PM 10:30 PM
0.40 1.50 0.40 1.30
Sun 28th July
4:21 AM 10:50 AM 5:07 PM 11:34 PM
0.50 1.40 0.50 1.20
Mon 29th July
5:31 AM 11:56 AM 6:13 PM
0.60 1.30 0.50
Tue 30th July
12:47 AM 6:57 AM 1:13 PM 7:26 PM
1.20 0.60 1.20 0.60
Wed 24th July
24°
0.0mm
14kmh N
74%
Thu 25th July
24°
0.0mm
4kmh SW
43%
Fri 26th July
25°
0.0mm
6kmh W
29%
Sat 27th July
24°
0.0mm
16kmh WNW
8%
Sun 28th July
24°
0.0mm
19kmh N
14%
Mon 29th July
24°
0.1mm
19kmh NNE
73%
Tue 30th July
24°
0.0mm
17kmh NNE
88%
Wed 31st July
24°
0.0mm
26kmh NNW
89%
Thu 1st August
25°
0.1mm
10kmh W
88%
Fri 2nd August
26°
0.0mm
10kmh SE
41%
Sat 3rd August
25°
0.0mm
7kmh NW
7%
Sun 4th August
24°
0.0mm
22kmh NNW
11%
Mon 5th August
24°
0.0mm
15kmh NNW
72%
Tue 6th August
24°
0.0mm
13kmh W
82%

In the next 14 days average maximum daily temperatures will be 24° which is warm and pleasant for sunbathing. The average water temperature will be 23° which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods. There will be 2 days of very light rain with an average of 0.1mm rain on those days. Average cloud cover will be 51%.

If you are sailing, windsurfing, fishing, surfing etc. in Praia de Santa Maria don't forget to check the tide and wind and wave conditions

Taking a Holiday at Praia de Santa Maria, Santa Maria, Ilha do Sal, Cape Verde

Praia de Santa Maria is a beautiful beach located in the town of Santa Maria, on the island of Ilha do Sal in Cape Verde. This stunning destination offers visitors a chance to experience the beauty and relaxation of a beach holiday with pristine white sands, crystal-clear waters, and an abundance of beach activities and amenities.

Beach Type

The beach at Praia de Santa Maria is known for its powdery white sand, which stretches for several kilometers along the island's southern coastline. The sand is soft and inviting, making it perfect for sunbathing or strolling along the shoreline. The clear turquoise waters are calm and warm, providing excellent conditions for swimming and snorkeling. While there are no rocks or reefs directly on this beach, there are nearby locations where you can find these features for more interesting snorkeling and diving experiences.

Beach Activities

Praia de Santa Maria offers a wide range of beach activities that cater to all types of travelers. Some popular activities include:

  • Swimming: The calm waters make it ideal for swimming, with gentle waves perfect for families with children.
  • Kite surfing: With consistent trade winds, this beach is a popular destination for kite surfers of all skill levels.
  • Snorkeling and diving: Although there are no rocks or reefs directly on Praia de Santa Maria, nearby locations offer great opportunities to explore marine life.
  • Beach volleyball: The soft sand provides an excellent surface for playing beach volleyball with friends or other travelers.
  • Sunbathing: The vast stretch of white sand offers plenty of space to lay out your towel and soak up the sun.

Accommodations

There are several accommodation options available near Praia de Santa Maria. Some recommended options include:

  • Hotel Riu Palace Cabo Verde: This all-inclusive 5-star resort offers luxurious rooms, multiple pools, restaurants, bars, and direct access to the beach.
  • Meliá Llana Beach Resort & Spa: A 4-star hotel featuring modern rooms, a spa, fitness center, and beachfront location with sun loungers and umbrellas provided for guests.
  • Hilton Cabo Verde Sal Resort: Another 5-star option, this hotel offers elegant rooms, an on-site casino, spa, and direct beach access.

Areas to Stay In

When planning your holiday at Praia de Santa Maria, consider staying in the following areas:

  • Santa Maria Town Centre: This bustling area offers a variety of restaurants, bars, shops and nightlife options within walking distance of the beach.
  • Ponta Preta: Located west of Santa Maria Town Centre, this area offers more secluded accommodations with easy access to the beach.

Beach Amenities

Praia de Santa Maria offers several amenities to ensure a comfortable and enjoyable visit. These include:

  • Sun loungers and umbrellas available for rent
  • Lifeguards on duty during peak hours
  • Beach bars and restaurants nearby
  • Restrooms and showers
  • Water sports rental equipment available

Praia de Santa Maria is an ideal destination for a relaxing beach holiday. With its powdery white sand, crystal-clear waters, activities for all ages and interests, and a range of accommodations to suit every budget and preference, it's no wonder this beautiful Cape Verdean beach is such a popular choice for travelers from around the world.

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