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Ackergill ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 5.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.5

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  1. weather stationWind Update The wind is still cross-off at Ackergill (fresh winds from the SW at Wick Airport 3 km from Ackergill). 2.3m 10 s period wind swell from W
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Moderate
30 km/h
SW
Cross-Off
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Ackergill Surf Forecast / Scot – East Coast / UK

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 6 pm Friday 23 Jun 2017 BST

Ackergill surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.

Today's Ackergill sea temperature is 10.8 °C (Statistics for 23 Jun 1981-2005 - mean: 11.2 max: 12.4 min: 10.2 °C)

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Wave Height (m) & direction (?)

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Period(s) (?)101011121110998895665576888710
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Wave
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Energy(?)1107511219288825741283660235484131124239170181423239730735461417361
Wind
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25 WSW25
35 WSW35
40 WSW40
50 WSW50
55 W55
45 WNW45
40 NW40
25 NW25
10 NNE10
20 E20
30 E30
40 E40
35 E35
25 NE25
20 NNE20
20 NNE20
20 NNE20
40 NNE40
50 N50
40 NE40
40 NNE40
35 N35
35 NNW35
Wind State(?)offcross-
off
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High Tide
/ height (m)

11:46PM
3.48
12:13PM
3.53

12:35AM
3.57

1:05PM
3.56
1:22AM
3.61

1:55PM
3.50
2:09AM
3.58

2:45PM
3.38
2:55AM
3.48

3:35PM
3.20
3:43AM
3.34

4:26PM
3.01

4:34AM
3.17
5:20PM
2.85

Low Tide
/ height (m)
5:24PM
0.53

5:51AM
0.44
6:13PM
0.53

6:41AM
0.32

7:01PM
0.58
7:31AM
0.28

7:47PM
0.69
8:21AM
0.33

8:33PM
0.84
9:10AM
0.45

9:19PM
1.00
10:02AM
0.61

10:07PM
1.17
10:57AM
0.80

11:02PM
1.31

Note: the tide data above is for Wick, Scotland which is 4 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Ackergill.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Ackergill blow from the W.
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Summary
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Rain (mm)
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High °C
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Chill °C (?)
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Sunrise
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Sunset
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Short Range Forecast: Light rain (total 7mm), mostly falling on Sat morning. Cool air temperatures (max 13°C on Fri afternoon, min 11°C on Fri night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the WNW on Sat night, light winds from the NNE by Mon morning).Long Range Forecast:Heavy rain (total 44mm), heaviest during Fri afternoon. Cool air temperatures (max 14°C on Thu night, min 10°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (light winds from the NE on Wed night, near gales from the N by Thu afternoon).

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Information about the Ackergill Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Ackergill provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 7 days. A general guide to surfing at Ackergill can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Ackergill surf forecast is unique since it includes wave energy (power) that defines the real feel of the surf rather than just the height or the period. If you surf the same spot (Ackergill) regularly then make a mental note of the wave energy from the surf forecast table each time you go. Very soon you may start to choose your surf days based on the wave energy alone combined with our forecast of favourable offshore wind conditions. Our star ratings will help here and of course you will also find the usual wave height and period predictions on our surf forecasts as well as a full break down of the swell components under our advanced users option (to reveal that, click the little Einstein character under the tide times).

Further information to help with frequently asked questions about our surf forecast for Ackergill may be found under the help tab on the top menu and also by moving your mouse over the question marks on the surf forecast table itself. Please always bear in mind that the forecast is for near-shore open water and local factors at each surf break influence the actual breaking wave height, such as the beach / reef profile, water depths offshore and shelter.

Are you planning a holiday in Scotland - East Coast? If you are looking for accommodation near Ackergill, camping, hotels and holiday cottages in Scotland - East Coast, consider staying in Wick which is 6 km (4 miles) away. Other places in and around Scotland - East Coast where you can find information about places to rent, and car hire include Scrabster which is 31 km (19 miles) away, Kirkwall, Lossiemouth and Buckie.