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Loughros Beg ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.2

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Loughros Beg Spot ID

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Type: beach

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell NW | Wind SE

Sea Temperature Today is: 12.4 °C

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Tuesday, 18 June 2019, 20:27 Local time
TueWednesday 19
Wave (m) 1.1
Period (s) 6 6 6 6
Wind (km/h) 15
WSW 15
SW 20
SW 20
Wind State cross cross cross cross

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Loughros Beg in Donegal is a fairly exposed beach break that has quite reliable surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. Offshore winds blow from the southeast. Groundswells and windswells are equally likely and the ideal swell direction is from the northwest.. Unlikely to be too crowded, even when the surf is up.

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Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

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Loughros Beg Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Donegal Arpt, 31 km from Loughros Beg.

moderate winds from the WSW

Dry and partly cloudy
Air temperature
15 °C

Current weather near Loughros Beg

Buoy Data:

At M4 Donegal Bay Buoy, 61 miles from Loughros Beg.

  2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
Data Age 5 hr 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr
Wave height (m) 1.406
Average period (s) 4.688 - - 4.805

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Overall Loughros Beg Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in June

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Ski Resorts closest to Loughros Beg:

  • Closest ski area
    Glencoe Mountain Resort (United Kingdom)
    191 mi
  • Second closest ski area
    Nevis Range (United Kingdom)
    197 mi
  • Third closest ski area
    Raise (United Kingdom)
    220 mi
  • Fourth closest ski area
    Glenshee (United Kingdom)
    241 mi
  • Fifth closest ski area
    Yad Moss (United Kingdom)
    245 mi
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Town and city forecasts close to Loughros Beg:

  • Closest city location
    Derry (United Kingdom)
    49 mi
  • Second closest city location
    50 mi
  • Third closest city location
    Lisburn (United Kingdom)
    76 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    Coleraine (United Kingdom)
    76 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    Craigavon (United Kingdom)
    88 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to Loughros Beg is Sligo Airport (SXL) in Ireland, 57 km (35 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Loughros Beg is St Angelo (Enniskillen) Airport (ENK) in England, 70 km (43 miles) away.
  • Third is Londonderry Eglinton Airport (LDY) in North Ireland, 91 km (57 miles) away.
  • Connaught Airport (NOC) in Ireland is 100 km (62 miles) away.
  • Aldergrove (Belfast) Airport (BFS) in North Ireland is the fifth nearest airport to Loughros Beg and is 148 km (92 miles) away.
Loughros Beg break location map and break info

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