uk es it fr pt nl
Laggan Bay (Islay) ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 5.0
Crowds: 2.0

Overall: 3.2

See all 18 ratings

Based on 2 votes. Vote

Surf Report Feed

Laggan Bay (Islay) Spot ID

Surf default break image

Type: beach

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell W | Wind E

Sea Temperature Today is: 10.1 °C

Secret spot? We can hide it!

Saturday, 16 December 2017, 15:07 Local time
Saturday 16Sun
Wave (m) 0.7
Period (s) 11 11 10 10
Wind (km/h) 20
NW 15
WNW 15
SW 20
Wind State cross-
on cross-

View detailed 48hrs and full 7 days forecasts

Laggan Bay in Islay is a quite exposed beach break that has pretty consitent surf and can work at any time of the year. Offshore winds blow from the east. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the ideal swell direction is from the west. The beach breaks offer lefts and rights. The quality of the surf isn't affected by the tide. Watch out for dangerous rips.

United Kingdom wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Port Ellen, Islay, Western Scotland, 9 km from Laggan Bay (Islay).

IS AT (local time)

Laggan Bay (Islay) Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Port Ellen, Islay, 2 km from Laggan Bay (Islay).

light winds from the NNW

Air temperature
4.8 °C

Current weather near Laggan Bay (Islay)

Overall Laggan Bay (Islay) Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in December

This chart shows the variation of swells directed at Laggan Bay (Islay) through a typic... (show all text)

This image illustrates how frequently and how strongly the wind blows from different di... (show all text)

The two graphs above are also combined in the single Laggan Bay (Islay) surf consistency graph.

Also see Laggan Bay (Islay) surf quality by season and Laggan Bay (Islay) surf quality by month.

Compare Laggan Bay (Islay) with another surf break.

Laggan Bay (Islay) Location Maps

Laggan Bay (Islay) Location Map

Contours: Roads & Rivers: Select a surf spot from the menu
Surf spots located close to Laggan Bay (Islay)Shoreline around Laggan Bay (Islay)Roads and rivers around Laggan Bay (Islay)

Use this relief map to navigate to Scot - Inner Hebrides surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of Laggan Bay (Islay)

Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Laggan Bay (Islay):

 (click location name for more details)

Wave buoys nearest to Laggan Bay (Islay):

Tide stations nearest to Laggan Bay (Islay):

snow forecast website

Ski Resorts closest to Laggan Bay (Islay):

city weather forecast website

Town and city forecasts close to Laggan Bay (Islay):


  • The closest passenger airport to Laggan Bay (Islay) is Islay Airport (ILY) in U.k, 1 km (1 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Laggan Bay (Islay) is Londonderry Eglinton Airport (LDY) in North Ireland, 91 km (57 miles) away.
  • Third is Tiree Airport (TRE) in U.k., 98 km (61 miles) away.
  • Prestwick Airport (PIK) in U.k is 108 km (67 miles) away.
  • Aldergrove (Belfast) Airport (BFS) in North Ireland is the fifth nearest airport to Laggan Bay (Islay) and is 115 km (71 miles) away.
Laggan Bay (Islay) break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Laggan Bay (Islay), Scot - Inner Hebrides. Use the tab navigation above to view Laggan Bay (Islay) sea temperature, Laggan Bay (Islay) photographs, Laggan Bay (Islay) detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Laggan Bay (Islay) webcams, current wind from Scot - Inner Hebrides live weather stations and Laggan Bay (Islay) tide predictions. The United Kingdom swell maps link will open up the big picture showing United Kingdom 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 United Kingdom 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 Laggan Bay (Islay).