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Bunatrahir Bay ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.0

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Bunatrahir Bay Spot ID

Type: point

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell NNW | Wind S

Sea Temperature Today is: 10.3 °C

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Tuesday, 18 December 2018, 17:32 Local time
Tuesday 18Wed
Wave (m) 4.0
Period (s) 14 14 14 13
Wind (km/h) 25
SSW 25
SSW 25
SSW 25
Wind State cross-
off off off

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Bunatrahir Bay in Achill Island and Mayo is a fairly exposed point break that has inconsistent surf with no particular seasonal pattern. Offshore winds blow from the south with some shelter here from east winds. Waves just as likely from local windswells as from distant groundswells and the ideal swell angle is from the north northwest.The waves is a point break that peels left. Best around low tide. Even when there are waves, it's not likley to be crowded. Watch out for rocks.

Ireland wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

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Live Weather:

At Muingwar Ballina Enniscrone wx, 28 km from Bunatrahir Bay.

light winds from the SSE

Partly Cloudy
Air temperature
7.3 °C

Current weather near Bunatrahir Bay

Buoy Data:

At Belmullet Berth B Buoy, 31 miles from Bunatrahir Bay.

  1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 4.45
Average period (s) 8.48 8.02 7.81 7.57

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Overall Bunatrahir Bay Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in December

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Town and city forecasts close to Bunatrahir Bay:

  • Closest city location
    71 mi
  • Second closest city location
    Derry (United Kingdom)
    96 mi
  • Third closest city location
    96 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    Lisburn (United Kingdom)
    111 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    117 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to Bunatrahir Bay is Sligo Airport (SXL) in Ireland, 51 km (32 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Bunatrahir Bay is Connaught Airport (NOC), also in Ireland, 56 km (35 miles) away.
  • Third is St Angelo (Enniskillen) Airport (ENK) in England, 113 km (70 miles) away.
  • Galway Airport (GWY) in Ireland is 114 km (71 miles) away.
  • Londonderry Eglinton Airport (LDY) in North Ireland is the fifth nearest airport to Bunatrahir Bay and is 166 km (103 miles) away.
Bunatrahir Bay break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Bunatrahir Bay, Mayo and Achill Island. Use the tab navigation above to view Bunatrahir Bay sea temperature, Bunatrahir Bay photographs, Bunatrahir Bay detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Bunatrahir Bay webcams, current wind from Mayo and Achill Island live weather stations and Bunatrahir Bay tide predictions. The Ireland swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Ireland and the surrounding seas. These swell maps can be animated to show the different swell components, wave energy, wave period, wave heights, together with wind and weather forecasts, current weather and sea state observations from Ireland wave-buoys, passing ships and coastal weather stations. Each of the forecast pages for this surf break feature a global and regional wavefinder tool to locate the best surf conditions in the area around Bunatrahir Bay.