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Ballycastle ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.7
Consistency of Surf: 2.7
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.5
Crowds: 4.5

Overall: 3.2

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Surf Report Feed

Current weather conditions and live observations for Ballycastle based on the nearest weather station observations (including METAR, SYNOP, ship and quickscat wind data). This is the most reliable place on to see what is happening with the weather in Ballycastle right now. Also check out the current weather map overlays on our dynamic weather maps.

Current Weather near Ballycastle

as reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather Station WeatherWindTemp.Visibility
Visibility /


6 km SE156 m above sea level

1 hour ago
rain showers
Rain and snow or hail
35 SSE35
fresh winds from the SSE
(35 km/h at 140°)
4.7 °C45 km
45 km
no observation

rathlin island Ballycastle wx

9 km NNE0 m above sea level

1 hour ago
Mostly Cloudy
45 ESE45
strong winds from the ESE
(45.1 km/h at 111°)
6.2 °C45.0

lightning 12km SSW of Moyle District

15 km S330 m above sea level

1 hour ago

(- km/h at -°)

Causeway Whitepark Rd Bushmills wx

18 km WSW28 m above sea level

50 minutes ago
moderate rain
wind obs. (14.3 kph from 127 degs) was rejected
(- km/h at -°)
3.9 °C10.0

lightning 12km N of Broughshane

24 km S287 m above sea level

3 hours ago

(- km/h at -°)

* NOTE: not all weather observatories update at the same frequency which is the reason why some locations may show data from stations that are further away than known closer ones. We also include passing Ship data if it is recorded close to Ballycastle and within an acceptable time window.