Back Strands Surf Forecast and Surf Reports
(Ireland – Sligo)
Back Strands Spot ID:
Reliability: fairly consistent
Best: Swell W | Wind SE
Sea Temperature Today is: 10.0 °C
Thursday, 24 April 2014, 02:26 Local time
At Back Strands (0 km).
At Finner, 17 km from Back Strands.
Overall Back Strands Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in April
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Visitor Reviews of Back Strands
Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Back Strands:(click location name for more details)
|Closest break||Mullaghmore||2 mi|
|Second closest break||Streedagh Strand||4 mi|
|Third closest break||Tullaghan||6 mi|
|Fourth closest break||Harbour||7 mi|
|Fifth closest break||Bundoran||8 mi|
Wave buoys nearest to Back Strands:
|Closest wave buoy||M4 Donegal Bay Buoy||71 mi|
|Second closest wave buoy||M2 Lambay Buoy||142 mi|
|Third closest wave buoy||K4 Buoy||157 mi|
|Fourth closest wave buoy||Liverpool Buoy||208 mi|
|Fifth closest wave buoy||Aberporth Buoy||222 mi|
Tide stations nearest to Back Strands:
|Closest tide station||Londonderry||60 mi|
|Second closest tide station||Galway||85 mi|
|Third closest tide station||Portrush||89 mi|
|Fourth closest tide station||Drogheda||100 mi|
|Fifth closest tide station||Belfast||104 mi|
Ski Resorts closest to Back Strands:
|Closest ski area||Glencoe Mountain Resort (United Kingdom)||208 mi|
|Second closest ski area||Nevis Range (United Kingdom)||214 mi|
|Third closest ski area||Raise (United Kingdom)||216 mi|
|Fourth closest ski area||Yad Moss (United Kingdom)||246 mi|
|Fifth closest ski area||Harwood Common (United Kingdom)||249 mi|
Town and city forecasts close to Back Strands:
|Closest city location||Derry (United Kingdom)||60 mi|
|Second closest city location||Londonderry County Borough (United Kingdom)||60 mi|
|Third closest city location||Lisburn (United Kingdom)||73 mi|
|Fourth closest city location||Craigavon (United Kingdom)||85 mi|
|Fifth closest city location||Galway (Ireland)||85 mi|
- The closest passenger airport to Back Strands is Sligo Airport (SXL) in Ireland, 20 km (12 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Back Strands is St Angelo (Enniskillen) Airport (ENK) in England, 54 km (34 miles) away.
- Third is Connaught Airport (NOC) in Ireland, 64 km (40 miles) away.
- Londonderry Eglinton Airport (LDY) in North Ireland is 107 km (66 miles) away.
- Galway Airport (GWY) in Ireland is the fifth nearest airport to Back Strands and is 131 km (81 miles) away.