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Carrowmore ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.5
Consistency of Surf: 1.5
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 3.5

Overall: 3.1

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Carrowmore Spot ID

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Type: beach

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell W | Wind S

Sea Temperature Today is: 11.3 °C

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Friday, 24 May 2019, 09:46 Local time
Friday 24
Wave (m) 1.6
Period (s) 11 11 11 10
Wind (km/h) 10
WNW 15
WNW 15
WNW 10
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Carrowmore in Mayo and Achill Island is a sheltered beach break that has inconsistent surf. Summer in particular tends to be flat. The best wind direction is from the south with some shelter here from southwest winds. Clean groundswells prevail and the ideal swell angle is from the west. The beach break provides left and right handers. When the surf is up, it can get quite busy in the water.

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Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

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Carrowmore Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Westport, 20 km from Carrowmore.


Air temperature
12 °C

Current weather near Carrowmore

Overall Carrowmore Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May

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Town and city forecasts close to Carrowmore:

  • Closest city location
    47 mi
  • Second closest city location
    91 mi
  • Third closest city location
    Derry (United Kingdom)
    132 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    132 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    Lisburn (United Kingdom)
    138 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to Carrowmore is Connaught Airport (NOC) in Ireland, 68 km (42 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Carrowmore is Galway Airport (GWY), also in Ireland, 79 km (49 miles) away.
  • Third is Sligo Airport (SXL) in Ireland, 98 km (61 miles) away.
  • Shannon Airport (SNN) in Ireland is 133 km (83 miles) away.
  • St Angelo (Enniskillen) Airport (ENK) in England is the fifth nearest airport to Carrowmore and is 158 km (98 miles) away.
Carrowmore break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Carrowmore, Mayo and Achill Island. Use the tab navigation above to view Carrowmore sea temperature, Carrowmore photographs, Carrowmore detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Carrowmore webcams, current wind from Mayo and Achill Island live weather stations and Carrowmore 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 Carrowmore.