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Righthand reef at Slivebawn, Slivebawn Right photo

Slivebawn Right

Photo credit: Rob Davies

Type: reef

Reliability: consistent

Best: Swell N | Wind SW

Sea Temperature Today is: 12.9 °C

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Saturday, 20 October 2018, 13:45 Local time
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Wave (m) 2.5
Period (s) 13 13 12 12
Wind (km/h) 25
SSW 25
SSW 25
SSW 25
Wind State off off off off

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Slivebawn Right in Donegal is an exposed reef break that has dependable surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. The best wind direction is from the southwest and there is no shelter here from cross shore breezes. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the best swell direction is from the north. There is no reef break. Crowds are never a problem here. Watch out for rocks.

Ireland wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Five Finger Strand, 6 km from Slivebawn Right.

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Slivebawn Right Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At MalinHead, 2 km from Slivebawn Right.

fresh winds from the SW

Air temperature
16.4 °C

Current weather near Slivebawn Right

Buoy Data:

At Blackstones WaveNet Site, 48 miles from Slivebawn Right.

  8AM 9AM 10AM 11AM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 3.5
Dominant period (s) 13.3 14.3 12.5 13.3

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Overall Slivebawn Right Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in October

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Town and city forecasts close to Slivebawn Right:

  • Closest city location
    Derry (United Kingdom)
    26 mi
  • Second closest city location
    26 mi
  • Third closest city location
    Coleraine (United Kingdom)
    30 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    Ballymena (United Kingdom)
    55 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    Lisburn (United Kingdom)
    65 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to Slivebawn Right is Londonderry Eglinton Airport (LDY) in North Ireland, 39 km (24 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Slivebawn Right is Islay Airport (ILY) in U.k, 76 km (47 miles) away.
  • Third is Aldergrove (Belfast) Airport (BFS) in North Ireland, 107 km (66 miles) away.
  • St Angelo (Enniskillen) Airport (ENK) in England is 111 km (69 miles) away.
  • City (Belfast) Airport (BHD) in North Ireland is the fifth nearest airport to Slivebawn Right and is 125 km (78 miles) away.
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