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Whistling Sands (Porth Oer) ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.5
Difficulty Level: 2.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 2.5

Overall: 2.4

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Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for Wales - Lleyn

  1. weather stationWind Update Cross-on wind has become light (calm at Nefyn wx 17 km from Whistling Sands (Porth Oer)). 0.7m 8 s period swell from SW with an additional 0.6m 5 s period swell from NW
  2. weather stationWind Update Cross-on wind has become light (calm at Nefyn wx 13 km from Hells Mouth (Porth Neigwl)). 0.7m 7 s period swell from WSW
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17 km away, 25 min ago

Calm
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10.2
15.0
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Whistling Sands (Porth Oer) Surf Forecast / Wales – Lleyn / UK

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 12 am Saturday 22 Sep 2018 BST

Whistling Sands (Porth Oer) surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.

Today's Whistling Sands (Porth Oer) sea temperature is 15.0 °C (Statistics for 22 Sep 1981-2005 - mean: 15.1 max: 16.1 min: 13.4 °C)

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Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
0.9
WSW
0.6
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0.4
SW
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0.4
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NNW
0.9
NNW
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Period(s) (?)87659554899999554553443
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
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Energy(?)112331252744441373222248281612131266
Wind
(km/h)
25
WNW
10
WSW
5
E
20
NE
30
N
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NNW
30
NNW
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NNW
15
NNW
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ESE
25
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SW
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25
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NE
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NW
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High Tide
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7:56AM
3.23

8:10PM
3.53
8:30AM
3.45

8:42PM
3.76
9:01AM
3.63

9:14PM
3.93
9:32AM
3.77

9:44PM
4.04
10:02AM
3.85

10:15PM
4.08
10:32AM
3.87

10:47PM
4.04
11:05AM
3.83

11:21PM
3.92

Low Tide
/ height (m)
1:49AM
0.84

1:59PM
0.81
2:24AM
0.60

2:32PM
0.59
2:56AM
0.40

3:04PM
0.40
3:26AM
0.24

3:34PM
0.27
3:56AM
0.16

4:05PM
0.20

4:27AM
0.14
4:37PM
0.20

4:58AM
0.19
5:10PM
0.27


Note: the tide data above is for Aberdaron which is 4 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Whistling Sands (Porth Oer).New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Whistling Sands (Porth Oer) blow from the SE.
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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
-7:03--7:05--7:07--7:09--7:11--7:13--7:15---
Sunset
--7:16--7:14--7:12--7:08--7:07--7:05--7:01--
Short Range Forecast: Moderate rain (total 10mm), heaviest on Sun morning. Cool air temperatures (max 14°C on Fri night, min 10°C on Sun night). Winds increasing (calm on Sat morning, strong winds from the NNW by Sun morning).Long Range Forecast:Light rain (total 9mm), mostly falling on Wed night. Cool air temperatures (max 15°C on Wed night, min 10°C on Fri morning). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the N on Thu morning, calm by Thu night).

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Information about the Whistling Sands (Porth Oer) Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Whistling Sands (Porth Oer) provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 7 days. A general guide to surfing at Whistling Sands (Porth Oer) can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Whistling Sands (Porth Oer) 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 (Whistling Sands (Porth Oer)) 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 Whistling Sands (Porth Oer) 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 Lleyn Peninsula? If you are looking for accommodation near Whistling Sands (Porth Oer), camping, hotels and holiday cottages in Lleyn Peninsula, consider staying in Porthmadog which is 41 km (25 miles) away. Other places in and around Lleyn Peninsula where you can find information about places to rent, and car hire include Anglesey which is 48 km (30 miles) away, Holyhead, Bangor and Aberystwyth.