Gills Bay Surf Forecast and Surf Reports
(Scotland – North Coast, UK)
Gills Bay Spot ID:
Reliability: fairly consistent
Best: Swell NW | Wind SW
Sea Temperature Today is: 7.5 °C
Thursday, 24 April 2014, 09:25 Local time
For Skarfskerry, 7 km from Gills Bay.
At Wick Airport, 22 km from Gills Bay.
Overall Gills Bay Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in April
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Visitor Reviews of Gills Bay
Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Gills Bay:(click location name for more details)
|Closest break||Tang Head||3 mi|
|Second closest break||Skarfskerry||4 mi|
|Third closest break||Freswick Bay||5 mi|
|Fourth closest break||Skirza Harbour||5 mi|
|Fifth closest break||Ham||6 mi|
Wave buoys nearest to Gills Bay:
|Closest wave buoy||K7 Buoy||150 mi|
|Second closest wave buoy||North Sea 2 Buoy||168 mi|
|Third closest wave buoy||North Sea 3 Buoy||168 mi|
|Fourth closest wave buoy||North Sea 4 Buoy||177 mi|
|Fifth closest wave buoy||North Sea 1 Buoy||192 mi|
Tide stations nearest to Gills Bay:
|Closest tide station||Scrabster||14 mi|
|Second closest tide station||Wick||14 mi|
|Third closest tide station||Kinlochbervie||69 mi|
|Fourth closest tide station||Fraserburgh||78 mi|
|Fifth closest tide station||Moray Firth (sheet pile wall)||78 mi|
Ski Resorts closest to Gills Bay:
|Closest ski area||The Lecht (United Kingdom)||99 mi|
|Second closest ski area||Cairngorm (United Kingdom)||106 mi|
|Third closest ski area||Glenshee (United Kingdom)||127 mi|
|Fourth closest ski area||Nevis Range (United Kingdom)||141 mi|
|Fifth closest ski area||Glencoe Mountain Resort (United Kingdom)||152 mi|
Town and city forecasts close to Gills Bay:
|Closest city location||Inverness (United Kingdom)||91 mi|
|Second closest city location||Aberdeen (United Kingdom)||109 mi|
|Third closest city location||Spittal of Glenshee (United Kingdom)||126 mi|
|Fourth closest city location||Dundee (United Kingdom)||150 mi|
|Fifth closest city location||Perth (United Kingdom)||155 mi|
- The closest passenger airport to Gills Bay is Wick Airport (WIC) in U.k., 21 km (13 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Gills Bay is Kirkwall Airport (KOI) in Scotland, 38 km (24 miles) away.
- Third is Lossiemouth Airport (LMO) in U.k, 105 km (65 miles) away.
- Inverness Airport (INV) in U.k is 133 km (83 miles) away.
- Dyce (Aberdeen) Airport (ABZ), also in U.k is the fifth nearest airport to Gills Bay and is 170 km (106 miles) away.