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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 Continuing glassy conditions at Ackergill (light winds from the SSW.(Wind varies from 160 to 240 degs) at Wick Airport 3 km from Ackergill). 1.3m 6 s period wind swell from W
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Glassy
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Ackergill Surf Forecast / Scot – East Coast / UK

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 11 am Thursday 08 Dec 2016 GMT

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 9.7 °C (Statistics for 08 Dec 1981-2005 - mean: 9.6 max: 10.5 min: 8.4 °C)

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Wave Height (m) & direction (?)

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Period(s) (?)14878661816108911101714141313191817-7
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Wave
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Energy(?)419473353824853902195111233135592215104589512619286570844
Wind
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20 SSW20
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20 SW20
25 SSE25
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High Tide
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5:38PM
3.09

6:40AM
2.98

6:49PM
3.16
7:45AM
3.12

7:55PM
3.29
8:42AM
3.30

8:56PM
3.46
9:34AM
3.48

9:52PM
3.62
10:24AM
3.64

10:45PM
3.74
11:11AM
3.75

11:36PM
3.78
11:57AM
3.80

Low Tide
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11:19AM
1.56

12:12AM
1.17

12:39PM
1.47
1:21AM
1.04

1:46PM
1.30
2:19AM
0.90

2:43PM
1.10

3:12AM
0.77
3:35PM
0.89

4:01AM
0.69
4:25PM
0.70

4:49AM
0.66
5:14PM
0.57

5:35AM
0.70

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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High °C
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Low °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 8mm), mostly falling on Fri morning. Cool air temperatures (max 12°C on Fri afternoon, min 9°C on Thu night). Winds decreasing (gales from the W on Sun morning, light winds from the W by Sun night).Long Range Forecast:Moderate rain (total 18mm), heaviest on Wed night. Cool air temperatures (max 11°C on Wed night, min 8°C on Mon night). Winds increasing (calm on Mon night, gales from the W by Wed 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.