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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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Ballinskelligs Bay Surf Forecast / Kerry / Ireland

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 6 pm Sunday 17 Jun 2018 IST

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 15.4 °C (Statistics for 17 Jun 1981-2005 - mean: 13.9 max: 15.3 min: 12.6 °C)

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0
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5
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3
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Swell
Height Map See all maps
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
3
W
3
W
3
W
3.5
W
2.5
W
2.2
WSW
2
W
2.4
WSW
1.6
WSW
1.4
WSW
1
WSW
0.9
WSW
0.7
WSW
0.6
W

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0.5
W
0.4
WSW

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0.3
WSW

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0.6
W
0.6
W

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Period(s) (?)10101111101010910101010109-99-9-1010-
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)16181618196025271519914849959500370209157986304227015073680
Wind
(km/h)
30
WSW
25
W
35
SW
35
WSW
5
WSW
25
SSW
30
SSW
15
W
25
N
25
NNW
25
NNW
20
N
25
N
15
NNE
10
NNE
25
N
15
NNE
10
NNE
15
NNW
15
NNE
0
NNE
10
NW
10
NNE
Wind State(?)cross-
on
cross-
on
ononglassoncross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offcross-
off
cross-
off
offcross-
off
offglasscrosscross-
off
High Tide
/ height (m)

8:17PM
3.46
8:54AM
3.21

9:13PM
3.29
9:54AM
3.04

10:13PM
3.10
11:00AM
2.89

11:20PM
2.95
12:09PM
2.82

12:30AM
2.85

1:15PM
2.82
1:36AM
2.83

2:15PM
2.87
2:35AM
2.86

3:05PM
2.95

Low Tide
/ height (m)

2:38AM
0.14

3:00PM
0.48
3:36AM
0.31

4:00PM
0.66

4:39AM
0.48
5:07PM
0.81

5:47AM
0.61
6:17PM
0.87

6:54AM
0.67

7:26PM
0.86
7:55AM
0.68

8:26PM
0.79
8:49AM
0.66

9:18PM
0.69

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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light rain
light rain
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light rain
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Summary
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Rain (mm)
-111--12---------------
High °C
1414151514151515121211121211141412141513161715
Low °C
1412151412151511111110111210111311121513141615
Chill °C (?)
121213131313131310981098131210131412161714
Sunrise
--5:20--5:20--5:20--5:20--5:20--5:22--5:22--
Sunset
10:01--10:01--10:02--10:02--10:02--10:02--10:02--10:02-
Short Range Forecast: Light rain (total 6mm), mostly falling on Sun night. Cool air temperatures (max 15°C on Mon morning, min 10°C on Wed night). Mainly fresh winds.Long Range Forecast:Mostly dry. Cool air temperatures (max 17°C on Sun afternoon, min 10°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

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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.