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Bellochantuy Bay ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.5

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Bellochantuy Bay Spot ID

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Type: beach and reef

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell W | Wind E

Sea Temperature Today is: 13.3 °C

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Tuesday, 23 October 2018, 18:49 Local time
Tuesday 23Wed
Wave (m) 2.5
Period (s) 7 7 7 13
Wind (km/h) 40
WNW 40
WNW 35
WNW 30
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Bellochantuy Bay on the West Coast is an exposed beach and reef break that has fairly consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. Offshore winds blow from the east. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the best swell direction is from the west. The beach break provides left and right handers. The quality of the surf isn't affected by the tide. Even when there are waves, it's not likley to be crowded. Be wary of rips - they make surfing here dangerous.

United Kingdom wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

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Live Weather:

At Campbeltown Airport, 11 km from Bellochantuy Bay.

near gales from the W

Moderate rain
Air temperature
12 °C

Current weather near Bellochantuy Bay

Buoy Data:

At Blackstones WaveNet Site, 63 miles from Bellochantuy Bay.

  1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 6.0
Dominant period (s) 11.8 12.5 13.3 14.3

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Overall Bellochantuy Bay Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in October

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Town and city forecasts close to Bellochantuy Bay:

  • Closest city location
    41 mi
  • Second closest city location
    42 mi
  • Third closest city location
    47 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    47 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    48 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to Bellochantuy Bay is Islay Airport (ILY) in U.k, 38 km (24 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Bellochantuy Bay is Prestwick Airport (PIK), also in U.k, 71 km (44 miles) away.
  • Third is Glasgow Airport (GLA) in U.k, 89 km (55 miles) away.
  • Aldergrove (Belfast) Airport (BFS) in North Ireland is 102 km (63 miles) away.
  • City (Belfast) Airport (BHD), also in North Ireland is the fifth nearest airport to Bellochantuy Bay and is 102 km (63 miles) away.
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