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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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  1. weather stationWind Update Cross-off wind 3 km from Ballinskelligs Bay has become light (calm at Glenmore Rd Ballybrack Waterville wx). Waves should be turning clean at Ballinskelligs Bay. 1.4m 12 s period swell from W
    Ballinskelligs Bay
  2. Lahinch newLahinch Surf Shop: ‘Waves 4ft. Wind moderate on-shore WNW. Air 12'C. Water 13.3'C’
    Lahinch Strand, 135 km away
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Actual: 52 min ago

Calm
4.7 km/h
NNE
Clean
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Ballinskelligs Bay Surf Forecast / Kerry / Ireland

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 12 pm Tuesday 23 Oct 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 12.9 °C (Statistics for 23 Oct 1981-2005 - mean: 13.2 max: 14.3 min: 11.7 °C)

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Swell
Height Map See all maps
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
1.5
W
1.3
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0.3
WSW
0.1
S
0.1
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2.2
WNW
1.9
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1.5
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1.1
N
1.6
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2.5
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3
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2.4
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1.9
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1.9
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Period(s) (?)12121119131213131211111111111011126810101010
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)614438247300032061571165937330018287816901087725789
Wind
(km/h)
15
NW
15
NNW
10
NNW
10
N
10
NNW
10
NNE
10
NNE
5
NW
35
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40
NNW
40
N
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15
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15
WSW
15
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35
SW
40
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20
NNW
30
N
40
N
Wind State(?)crosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offcrosscross-
off
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cross-
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High Tide
/ height (m)

4:38PM
3.31

4:59AM
3.35
5:11PM
3.42

5:32AM
3.45
5:46PM
3.48

6:06AM
3.49
6:23PM
3.47

6:43AM
3.46

7:02PM
3.38
7:22AM
3.36

7:45PM
3.23
8:06AM
3.20

8:35PM
3.03
8:59AM
3.01

Low Tide
/ height (m)
10:32AM
0.41

10:49PM
0.20
11:05AM
0.27

11:22PM
0.11
11:39AM
0.18

11:56PM
0.08
12:14PM
0.15

12:32AM
0.12
12:52PM
0.18

1:11AM
0.24

1:34PM
0.28
1:54AM
0.41

2:22PM
0.44
2:44AM
0.63

3:19PM
0.62

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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Rain (mm)
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High °C
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Low °C
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Chill °C (?)
898101181010877655577101010766
Sunrise
8:18--8:21--8:22--8:23--8:26--8:27--8:30--8:30-
Sunset
-6:29--6:27--6:24--6:22--6:21--6:20--6:17--6:15
Short Range Forecast: Some drizzle, heaviest during Fri night. Cool air temperatures (max 12°C on Wed afternoon, min 9°C on Tue morning). Winds increasing (calm on Thu morning, strong winds from the NNW by Fri morning).Long Range Forecast:Heavy rain (total 72mm), heaviest during Mon afternoon. Cool air temperatures (max 13°C on Sun night, min 7°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (light winds from the NW on Sun morning, strong winds from the N 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.