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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-on at Ackergill (moderate winds from the SSE at Wick 3 km from Ackergill). 1.9m 8 s period wind swell from SSE
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Ackergill Surf Forecast / Scot – East Coast / UK

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 6 pm Saturday 24 Sep 2016 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 12.8 °C (Statistics for 24 Sep 1981-2005 - mean: 12.2 max: 13.0 min: 11.3 °C)

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Wave Height (m) & direction (?)

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Period(s) (?)98888776510131178131210139799-
Surfscale.metric
Wave
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Energy(?)6776425266386942863727572794403331251473816150
Wind
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35 SSE35
40 SSE40
30 S30
30 SSW30
30 SW30
25 SSW25
25 SSE25
20 SSE20
35 SSE35
55 WSW55
50 W50
30 SW30
45 W45
25 WSW25
20 SSW20
5 SSW5
25 WSW25
35 WNW35
40 WNW40
20 SSW20
30 SW30
30 SW30
35 WNW35
Wind State(?)crosscrosscrosscross-
off
cross-
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cross-
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crosscrosscrossoffoffcross-
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off
glasscross-
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offcross-
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High Tide
/ height (m)
6:24PM
2.92

7:15AM
2.91

7:45PM
2.93
8:38AM
2.94

8:59PM
3.06
9:44AM
3.06

9:58PM
3.22
10:34AM
3.19

10:46PM
3.36
11:16AM
3.29

11:27PM
3.46
11:53AM
3.36

12:05AM
3.52
12:27PM
3.41

12:39AM
3.52
Low Tide
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1:01AM
1.26

1:45PM
1.50
2:27AM
1.17

2:59PM
1.43
3:30AM
1.02

3:53PM
1.30

4:19AM
0.88
4:35PM
1.17

4:59AM
0.77
5:10PM
1.05

5:32AM
0.70
5:41PM
0.96

6:04AM
0.67
6:12PM
0.89

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
light rainrain shwrssome cloudsclearclearclearsome cloudssome cloudsrain shwrssome cloudsrain shwrslight rainclearsome cloudssome cloudsmod. rainsome cloudssome cloudsclearrain shwrsrain shwrsrisk thund- dercloudy
Rain (mm)
22------6-22---6---323-
High °C
1615141412131413141313141413121112121211121210
Low °C
1514141311121412131312141312121111121110111110
Chill °C (?)
1413121291112111199121111101110999996
Sunrise
--7:03--7:05--7:09--7:11--7:13--7:15--7:18--
Sunset
7:04--7:00--6:58--6:54--6:52--6:49--6:46--6:44-
Short Range Forecast: Moderate rain (total 12mm), heaviest on Tue morning. Cool air temperatures (max 16°C on Sat afternoon, min 11°C on Sun night). Winds increasing (light winds from the S on Mon afternoon, gales from the W by Tue afternoon).Long Range Forecast:Moderate rain (total 16mm), heaviest on Thu afternoon. Cool air temperatures (max 14°C on Wed morning, min 10°C on Fri night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the W on Wed afternoon, calm 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.