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Westport ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.7
Difficulty Level: 2.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 2.7

Overall: 2.8

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Westport Spot ID

Looking towards Jura, Westport photo


Photo credit: Joanna Scott

Type: beach

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell W | Wind E

Sea Temperature Today is: 10.6 °C

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Wednesday, 12 December 2018, 11:56 Local time
Wednesday 12
Wave (m) 0.7
Period (s) 16 15 15 15
Wind (km/h) 35
SSE 40
SE 40
SE 45
Wind State cross-

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Westport on the West Coast is an exposed beach break that has pretty consitent surf and can work at any time of the year. Offshore winds are from the east. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the ideal swell direction is from the west. The beach break provides left and right handers. Rarely crowded here. Hazards include rips and rocks.

United Kingdom wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Machrihanish, 5 km from Westport.

IS AT (local time)

Westport Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Campbeltown Airport, 3 km from Westport.

fresh winds from the SE

Light rain
Air temperature
8 °C

Current weather near Westport

Buoy Data:

At Blackstones WaveNet Site, 66 miles from Westport.

  7AM 8AM 9AM 10AM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 3.9
Dominant period (s) 14.3 13.3 15.4 15.4

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Overall Westport Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in December

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Town and city forecasts close to Westport:

  • Closest city location
    42 mi
  • Second closest city location
    42 mi
  • Third closest city location
    44 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    47 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    49 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to Westport is Islay Airport (ILY) in U.k, 42 km (26 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Westport is Prestwick Airport (PIK), also in U.k, 71 km (44 miles) away.
  • Third is Glasgow Airport (GLA) in U.k, 93 km (58 miles) away.
  • Aldergrove (Belfast) Airport (BFS) in North Ireland is 94 km (58 miles) away.
  • City (Belfast) Airport (BHD), also in North Ireland is the fifth nearest airport to Westport and is 94 km (58 miles) away.
Westport break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Westport, Scot - Kintyre. Use the tab navigation above to view Westport sea temperature, Westport photographs, Westport detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Westport webcams, current wind from Scot - Kintyre live weather stations and Westport tide predictions. The United Kingdom swell maps link will open up the big picture showing United Kingdom 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 United Kingdom 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 Westport.