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Jacks Hole ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 1.8
Difficulty Level: 2.8
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 1.8

Overall: 1.8

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Jacks Hole Spot ID

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Type: reef

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell S | Wind W

Sea Temperature Today is: 12.7 °C

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Saturday, 28 May 2016, 01:06 Local time
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Wave (m) 0.4
NE
0.3
SW
0.5
ENE
0.1
S
Period (s) 3 8 4 6
Wind (km/h) 20
NNE 20
NNE 10
NE 10
E
Wind State cross-
on
cross cross-
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Jacks Hole in Wexford is a fairly exposed reef break that has pretty consitent surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. The best wind direction is from the west. Windswells are much more typical than groudswells and the ideal wave direction is from the south. Waves at the reef are both lefts and rights. Sometimes crowded. Take care of obstacles,.

Ireland wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Cill Mhantain, 6 km from Jacks Hole.

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Jacks Hole Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Roundwood, 22 km from Jacks Hole.

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Overall Jacks Hole Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May

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  • The closest passenger airport to Jacks Hole is Dublin Airport (DUB) in Ireland, 58 km (36 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Jacks Hole is Waterford Airport (WAT), also in Ireland, 108 km (67 miles) away.
  • Third is Isle Of Man Airport (IOM) in England, 160 km (99 miles) away.
  • City (Belfast) Airport (BHD) in North Ireland is 189 km (117 miles) away.
  • Aldergrove (Belfast) Airport (BFS), also in North Ireland is the fifth nearest airport to Jacks Hole and is 194 km (120 miles) away.
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