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Ballinskelligs Bay ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.3

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Light
6.4 km/h
N
5.4
11.6
Air / Water (°C)
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Ballinskelligs Bay Surf Forecast / Kerry / Ireland

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 5 pm Wednesday 22 Nov 2017 GMT

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

Today's Ballinskelligs Bay sea temperature is 11.6 °C (Statistics for 22 Nov 1981-2005 - mean: 11.7 max: 13.0 min: 10.7 °C)

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Height Map See all maps
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
1.9
WSW
1.6
SSW
1.4
SSW
1.4
SSW
1.3
SSW
0.6
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1
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1.2
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1.1
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0.8
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0.6
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0.4
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0.4
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0.3
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0.2
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0.2
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Period(s) (?)1310101010141312131212111114-12-1211101099
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)12695004264353071533614533923001728758160301340331988
Wind
(km/h)
25
N
40
WNW
30
NW
15
NNW
15
NNW
25
NNW
35
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35
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35
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35
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35
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25
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25
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35
NW
45
NNW
35
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40
N
35
NNE
20
NNE
Wind State(?)cross-
off
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crosscross-
off
cross-
off
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High Tide
/ height (m)

6:39PM
2.92
6:52AM
2.96

7:19PM
2.75
7:33AM
2.81

8:03PM
2.59
8:21AM
2.66

9:00PM
2.47
9:20AM
2.56

10:08PM
2.43
10:28AM
2.53

11:22PM
2.50
11:39AM
2.61

12:25AM
2.67

12:41PM
2.79

Low Tide
/ height (m)

12:42AM
0.71

1:09PM
0.68
1:21AM
0.88

1:52PM
0.84
2:07AM
1.04

2:45PM
0.97

3:03AM
1.16
3:48PM
1.04

4:14AM
1.21
4:58PM
1.00

5:28AM
1.14

6:04PM
0.87
6:33AM
0.97

7:01PM
0.67

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 Ballinskelligs Bay blow from the NE.
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Summary
cloudyrain shwrsrain shwrscloudycloudyrain shwrsrain shwrsrain shwrsrain shwrsrain shwrsrain shwrssome cloudssome cloudsrain shwrslight rainsome cloudsrain shwrsrain shwrssome cloudssome cloudsclearclearclear
Rain (mm)
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High °C
10899877778899111110121199987
Low °C
8798776677899101110101198886
Chill °C (?)
73576322234668879845543
Sunrise
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Sunset
4:40--4:39--4:38--4:37--4:37--4:36--4:35--4:35-
Short Range Forecast: Heavy rain (total 20mm), heaviest during Fri afternoon. Cool air temperatures (max 10°C on Wed afternoon, min 6°C on Fri afternoon). Winds decreasing (near gales from the W on Wed night, light winds from the N by Thu afternoon).Long Range Forecast:Moderate rain (total 13mm), heaviest on Mon morning. Cool air temperatures (max 12°C on Mon night, min 6°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (light winds from the NW on Sun morning, strong winds from the NNW by Tue afternoon).

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Information about the Ballinskelligs Bay Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Ballinskelligs Bay provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 7 days. A general guide to surfing at Ballinskelligs Bay can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Ballinskelligs Bay 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 (Ballinskelligs Bay) 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 Ballinskelligs Bay 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 Kerry? If you are looking for accommodation near Ballinskelligs Bay, camping, hotels and holiday cottages in Kerry, consider staying in Valentia which is 10 km (6 miles) away. Other places in and around Kerry where you can find information about places to rent, and car hire include Bantry which is 54 km (34 miles) away, Fenit and Tra Li.