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Back Strands ratings
Quality on a good day: 5.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.6

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  1. weather stationWind Update Cross-off wind 17 km from Back Strands has swung offshore (moderate winds from the SE at Finner). 2.4m 14 s period swell from WSW with 2.0m 6 s period wind swell from S
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17 km away, 45 min ago

Moderate
25 km/h
SE
12.3
8.1
Air / Water (°C)
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Back Strands Surf Forecast / Sligo / Ireland

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 11 pm Friday 22 Feb 2019 GMT

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

Today's Back Strands sea temperature is 8.1 °C (Statistics for 22 Feb 1981-2005 - mean: 9.1 max: 9.9 min: 8.1 °C)

FriSaturday 23Sunday 24Mon
9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM
Rating
(10 max)
2
1
1
1
3
3
2
4
5
4
4
3
2
1
1
1
3
5
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
2
W
1.9
WSW
1.8
WSW
1.9
WSW
2.1
WSW
2.2
WSW
2.3
WSW
2.1
W
2.2
W
2
W
1.8
W
1.3
WNW
1.2
WNW
1.2
WNW
1.3
WNW
1.4
WSW
1.9
WSW
2.3
WSW
Period(s) (?)141313141414141313131213121213131617
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)148313081179128417241939204816091584125898056044741053864318413022
Wind
(km/h)
40
SSE
40
SSE
40
SSE
40
SSE
30
S
30
SSW
30
SW
10
SW
15
SE
20
SE
20
SE
30
SE
30
SSE
35
SSE
35
SSE
30
SSE
25
SSE
20
SSE
Wind State(?)cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscrossoffoffoffoffoffoffcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
off
Tide State(?)
highebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebbebblowflowhigh
High Tide
/ height (m)
7:53PM
3.50



8:11AM
3.92



8:36PM
3.33



8:56AM
3.60




9:22PM
3.11
Low Tide
/ height (m)


1:54AM
-0.02



2:31PM
0.01



2:39AM
0.20




3:16PM
0.30


Note: the tide data above is calculated at the surf break location.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Back Strands blow from the SE.
 FriSaturday 23Sunday 24Mon
9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
light rain
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Summary
cloudycloudycloudysome cloudslight raincloudysome cloudsclearclearclearclearclearsome cloudssome cloudscloudysome cloudssome cloudssome clouds
Rain (mm)
----2-------------
Temp. °C
131313121213131211998101214141211
Chill °C (?)
10101099101111966479121299
Sunrise
----7:35-------7:33-----
Sunset
------5:58--------6:00--

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