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Oysterhaven ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.3

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Oysterhaven Spot ID

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Type: beach

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind NE

Sea Temperature Today is: 13.0 °C

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Thursday, 18 July 2019, 20:44 Local time
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Wave (m) 1.0
Period (s) 4 4 8 4
Wind (km/h) 25
WSW 25
WSW 20
SW 15
Wind State cross-
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Oysterhaven in County Cork is a sheltered beach break that has reasonably consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. Works best in offshore winds from the northeast. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the optimum swell angle is from the southwest. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves. Rarely crowded here.

Ireland wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

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Oysterhaven Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At CorkArpt-corcaigh, 18 km from Oysterhaven.

light winds from the SSW

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Air temperature
15.9 °C

Current weather near Oysterhaven

Buoy Data:

At Wexford Buoy, 75 miles from Oysterhaven.

  2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
Data Age 5 hr 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr
Wave height (m) 1.250
Average period (s) 4.570 4.688 4.570 4.688

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Overall Oysterhaven Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in July

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Tide stations nearest to Oysterhaven:

  • Closest tide station
    9 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    12 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    15 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    32 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    45 mi
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Ski Resorts closest to Oysterhaven:

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Town and city forecasts close to Oysterhaven:

  • Closest city location
    15 mi
  • Second closest city location
    68 mi
  • Third closest city location
    69 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    112 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    141 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to Oysterhaven is Cork Airport (ORK) in Ireland, 18 km (11 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Oysterhaven is Kerry Airport (KIR), also in Ireland, 92 km (57 miles) away.
  • Third is Waterford Airport (WAT) in Ireland, 109 km (68 miles) away.
  • Shannon Airport (SNN) in Ireland is 117 km (73 miles) away.
  • Galway Airport (GWY), also in Ireland is the fifth nearest airport to Oysterhaven and is 183 km (114 miles) away.
Oysterhaven break location map and break info

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