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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 am Tuesday 21 Aug 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 14.7 °C (Statistics for 21 Aug 1981-2005 - mean: 16.1 max: 18.8 min: 13.8 °C)

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Height Map See all maps
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
1.1
WSW
0.7
WSW
1.6
W
1.5
W
1.1
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0.9
WSW
0.1
S
0.1
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2.5
WNW
0.1
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2.2
NW
1.8
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0.1
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1.3
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0.7
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1.1
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1.4
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0.1
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1.7
WNW
1.6
WNW
0.1
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0.2
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2.1
WNW
Period(s) (?)988888121210111091088481488131211
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)180753162681491013302002063502644003110
Wind
(km/h)
15
SSW
20
SSW
20
SW
20
NNW
20
NW
15
W
30
WNW
30
WNW
30
WNW
25
NW
25
WNW
15
NW
5
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10
S
15
SSE
30
SSE
20
W
25
NW
15
NNW
15
WNW
15
SSW
25
WSW
25
WSW
Wind State(?)oncross-
on
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crosscross-
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High Tide
/ height (m)

2:09PM
2.60
2:43AM
2.56

3:04PM
2.73
3:33AM
2.71

3:48PM
2.89

4:14AM
2.86
4:26PM
3.06

4:50AM
3.01
5:01PM
3.20

5:23AM
3.13
5:34PM
3.31

5:56AM
3.20
6:06PM
3.37

6:27AM
3.23

Low Tide
/ height (m)


8:30PM
0.99
8:51AM
1.00

9:22PM
0.83
9:38AM
0.85

10:04PM
0.66
10:17AM
0.70

10:41PM
0.50
10:52AM
0.56

11:15PM
0.36
11:25AM
0.45

11:47PM
0.27
11:58AM
0.39

12:19AM
0.22
12:29PM
0.37

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
some cloudssome cloudsmod. rainsome cloudsclearsome cloudsrain shwrssome cloudssome cloudscloudysome cloudsrain shwrsclearsome cloudssome cloudslight rainlight rainsome cloudsclearclearclearcloudysome clouds
Rain (mm)
--10---2----1---42------
High °C
1718171413141512131213121414141515141213131415
Low °C
1717141313121412121213121214131515121212111415
Chill °C (?)
161716121112139111011101414121314121012111213
Sunrise
6:35--6:35--6:37--6:39--6:41--6:43--6:43--6:46-
Sunset
-8:51--8:49--8:46--8:45--8:42--8:39--8:37--8:36
Short Range Forecast: Moderate rain (total 13mm), heaviest on Tue night. Cool air temperatures (max 18°C on Tue afternoon, min 12°C on Wed night). Mainly fresh winds.Long Range Forecast:Light rain (total 6mm), mostly falling on Sun morning. Cool air temperatures (max 15°C on Sun morning, min 11°C on Mon night). Winds increasing (light winds from the NE on Fri night, fresh winds from the SSE by Sun morning).

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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.