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Skirza Harbour ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 5.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 4.2

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  1. weather stationWind Update The wind is still cross-off at Skirza Harbour (moderate winds from the WSW at Wick 16 km from Skirza Harbour). 0.9m 10 s period wind swell from W
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16 km away, 1 h 14 min ago

Moderate
22 km/h
WSW
13.1
12.9
Air / Water (°C)
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Skirza Harbour Surf Forecast / Scot – East Coast / UK

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 6 pm Thursday 16 Aug 2018 BST

Skirza Harbour surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.

Today's Skirza Harbour sea temperature is 12.9 °C (Statistics for 16 Aug 1981-2005 - mean: 13.3 max: 15.0 min: 11.8 °C)

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Swell
Height Map See all maps
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
0.6
W
0.6
WNW
0.5
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0.7
WNW
0.2
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1.8
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2.3
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1.9
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1.4
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Period(s) (?)101012111010121212111099577666791010
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
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Energy(?)75836912610602138271125212154272501407831262399405712435
Wind
(km/h)
25
WSW
30
WSW
25
SW
35
SSE
40
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45
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40
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10
S
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25
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25
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Wind State(?)cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscross-
on
cross-
off
cross-
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cross-
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High Tide
/ height (m)

3:40AM
2.71

4:19PM
2.35

4:34AM
2.46
5:14PM
2.19

5:38AM
2.23
6:20PM
2.09

6:56AM
2.09

7:35PM
2.07
8:17AM
2.07

8:44PM
2.14
9:22AM
2.14

9:38PM
2.26
10:11AM
2.24

10:21PM
2.41
Low Tide
/ height (m)

9:27PM
0.57
10:06AM
0.43

10:19PM
0.74
11:00AM
0.68

11:20PM
0.88
12:03PM
0.89

12:35AM
0.97

1:17PM
1.00
1:57AM
0.97

2:29PM
1.00
3:06AM
0.87

3:27PM
0.92
3:58AM
0.74

4:12PM
0.81

Note: the tide data above is for Freswick Bay which is 1 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Skirza Harbour.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Skirza Harbour blow from the NW.
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Summary
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Rain (mm)
5--2-1-----82-----2--1-
High °C
1513151514151513141414161714131312141513131312
Low °C
1512141413131412121313141612131311121511121312
Chill °C (?)
131113131213131113121215161110111013141110109
Sunrise
--5:37--5:39--5:41--5:43--5:46--5:48--5:50--
Sunset
8:55--8:52--8:50--8:47--8:45--8:42--8:38--8:37-
Short Range Forecast: Light rain (total 8mm), mostly falling on Thu afternoon. Cool air temperatures (max 15°C on Thu afternoon, min 12°C on Thu night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the WSW on Sat morning, light winds from the S by Sun morning).Long Range Forecast:Moderate rain (total 13mm), heaviest on Mon morning. Cool air temperatures (max 17°C on Mon afternoon, min 11°C on Tue night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the WNW on Mon night, light winds from the SW by Wed afternoon).

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Information about the Skirza Harbour Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Skirza Harbour provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 7 days. A general guide to surfing at Skirza Harbour can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Skirza Harbour 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 (Skirza Harbour) 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 Skirza Harbour 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.

Are you planning a holiday in Scotland - East Coast? If you are looking for accommodation near Skirza Harbour, camping, hotels and holiday cottages in Scotland - East Coast, consider staying in Wick which is 19 km (12 miles) away. Other places in and around Scotland - East Coast where you can find information about places to rent, and car hire include Scrabster which is 28 km (17 miles) away, Kirkwall and Lossiemouth.