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3.2 km/h
NNW
Clean
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Silver Strand (Malin Beg) Surf Forecast / Donegal / Ireland

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 6 am Sunday 19 Aug 2018 IST

Silver Strand (Malin Beg) surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.

Today's Silver Strand (Malin Beg) sea temperature is 15.6 °C (Statistics for 19 Aug 1981-2005 - mean: 14.9 max: 17.3 min: 13.2 °C)

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Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
1.5
WNW
1.2
WNW
1
W
0.9
WSW
0.8
WSW
0.6
WSW
0.6
W
1.1
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0.7
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1.6
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1.7
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Period(s) (?)101012111010967777891211101099999
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Wave
Graph
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Energy(?)453256309202147756410415554491888121972339020921352821360329326402442
Wind
(km/h)
10
N
0
W
15
SW
5
SW
5
NNW
15
WSW
25
S
20
SW
10
NW
15
N
15
WNW
35
WSW
40
W
55
WNW
45
NW
40
WNW
35
WNW
25
WSW
10
ESE
10
WSW
15
SSW
25
WNW
25
WNW
Wind State(?)offglasscross-
on
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on
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on
oncross-
on
cross-
off
offcross-
off
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on
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High Tide
/ height (m)
12:58PM
2.47

1:32AM
2.41

2:18PM
2.44
2:53AM
2.37

3:32PM
2.54
3:59AM
2.45

4:27PM
2.70

4:49AM
2.59
5:11PM
2.88

5:29AM
2.74
5:48PM
3.07

6:04AM
2.88
6:21PM
3.23

6:36AM
2.99

Low Tide
/ height (m)


7:14PM
1.08
7:53AM
1.07

8:40PM
1.11
9:08AM
1.04

9:52PM
1.01
10:08AM
0.92

10:45PM
0.86
10:54AM
0.76

11:26PM
0.69
11:32AM
0.59

12:02AM
0.53
12:06PM
0.44

12:35AM
0.40
12:38PM
0.31

Note: the tide data above is for Glencolumbkille which is 5 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Silver Strand (Malin Beg).New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Silver Strand (Malin Beg) blow from the N.
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Summary
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Rain (mm)
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High °C
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Low °C
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Chill °C (?)
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Sunrise
6:18--6:20--6:20--6:22--6:24--6:26--6:28--6:31-
Sunset
-8:57--8:54--8:52--8:50--8:47--8:45--8:43--8:40
Short Range Forecast: Moderate rain (total 17mm), heaviest on Tue night. Cool air temperatures (max 17°C on Sun night, min 12°C on Tue night). Winds increasing (calm on Sun afternoon, fresh winds from the WSW by Wed night).Long Range Forecast:Heavy rain (total 22mm), heaviest during Sat night. Cool air temperatures (max 14°C on Wed night, min 12°C on Thu morning). Winds decreasing (near gales from the WNW on Thu afternoon, light winds from the S by Sat morning).

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Information about the Silver Strand (Malin Beg) Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Silver Strand (Malin Beg) provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 7 days. A general guide to surfing at Silver Strand (Malin Beg) can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Silver Strand (Malin Beg) surf forecast is unique since it includes wave energy (power) that defines the real feel of the surf rather than just the height or the period. If you surf the same spot (Silver Strand (Malin Beg)) regularly then make a mental note of the wave energy from the surf forecast table each time you go. Very soon you may start to choose your surf days based on the wave energy alone combined with our forecast of favourable offshore wind conditions. Our star ratings will help here and of course you will also find the usual wave height and period predictions on our surf forecasts as well as a full break down of the swell components under our advanced users option (to reveal that, click the little Einstein character under the tide times).

Further information to help with frequently asked questions about our surf forecast for Silver Strand (Malin Beg) may be found under the help tab on the top menu and also by moving your mouse over the question marks on the surf forecast table itself. Please always bear in mind that the forecast is for near-shore open water and local factors at each surf break influence the actual breaking wave height, such as the beach / reef profile, water depths offshore and shelter.

Silver Strand (Malin Beg) is 21 km (13 miles) from Killybegs. If you plan a holiday in Donegal, look for hotels and other accommodation in Killybegs. Killybegs has rooms for a wide range of budgets as well as car hire and transport links.