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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 (light winds from the SW at Wick 3 km from Ackergill). 1.8m 8 s period wind swell from WNW
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Actual: 57 min ago

Moderate
19 km/h
SW
Cross-Off
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Ackergill Surf Forecast / Scot – East Coast / UK

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 12 am Friday 30 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 13.1 °C (Statistics for 30 Sep 1981-2005 - mean: 12.0 max: 13.3 min: 11.3 °C)

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Wave Height (m) & direction (?)

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Period(s) (?)88811111010111046617141312-111110111717
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
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Energy(?)20137038329816183322421321482182611065750013088604093159
Wind
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35 WSW35
35 W35
30 W30
20 W20
15 NE15
20 ENE20
10 ENE10
10 SE10
20 SE20
35 SSE35
40 SSE40
45 SSE45
50 SSE50
45 SSE45
45 SSE45
40 SSE40
20 WSW20
20 WNW20
20 SE20
40 SSE40
40 SSE40
50 SSE50
50 SSE50
Wind State(?)offoffoffoffcross-
on
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High Tide
/ height (m)
11:27PM
3.46
11:53AM
3.36

12:05AM
3.52
12:27PM
3.41

12:39AM
3.52
12:58PM
3.41

1:12AM
3.48

1:29PM
3.38
1:44AM
3.39

1:59PM
3.32
2:16AM
3.27

2:30PM
3.24
2:49AM
3.13

3:03PM
3.13


Low Tide
/ height (m)

5:32AM
0.70
5:41PM
0.96

6:04AM
0.67
6:12PM
0.89

6:34AM
0.66
6:43PM
0.86

7:05AM
0.71

7:14PM
0.87
7:35AM
0.79

7:46PM
0.93
8:06AM
0.92

8:17PM
1.03
8:37AM
1.08

8:52PM
1.16

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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Low °C
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Chill °C (?)
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Sunrise
-7:15--7:18--7:20--7:22--7:24--7:26--7:28---
Sunset
--6:46--6:44--6:40--6:37--6:35--6:31--6:29--
Short Range Forecast: Light rain (total 4mm), mostly falling on Sat morning. Cool air temperatures (max 13°C on Fri afternoon, min 10°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (light winds from the E on Sat night, strong winds from the SSE by Mon morning).Long Range Forecast:Moderate rain (total 10mm), heaviest on Tue morning. Cool air temperatures (max 14°C on Tue night, min 11°C on Wed afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the E on Wed night, near gales from the SSE by Thu night).

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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.