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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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  1. weather stationWind Update The wind is still cross-off at Whistling Sands (Porth Oer) (strong winds from the SSW at Aberdaron (aut) 6 km from Whistling Sands (Porth Oer)). 2.7m 8 s period wind swell from SW
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Actual: 44 min ago

Strong
46 km/h
SSW
Cross-Off
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Whistling Sands (Porth Oer) Surf Forecast / Wales – Lleyn / UK

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 11 pm Tuesday 19 Feb 2019 GMT

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 8.7 °C (Statistics for 19 Feb 1981-2005 - mean: 7.8 max: 9.0 min: 5.7 °C)

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Swell
Height Map See all maps
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
2.3
SW
2.1
SW
2
SW
1.7
SSW
1.1
SSW
0.9
SW
1
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1.3
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0.4
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0.6
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0.2
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Period(s) (?)8776676814137128121111161715871111
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
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Energy(?)60544041809789741987868109103109164127751032004662211312
Wind
(km/h)
50
SSW
45
SSW
45
SSW
35
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30
SSE
30
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45
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Wind State(?)cross-
off
cross-
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cross-
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cross-
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cross-
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offcross-
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High Tide
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8:54AM
4.51

9:20PM
4.21
9:37AM
4.63

10:03PM
4.20
10:20AM
4.58

10:46PM
4.07
11:04AM
4.38

11:29PM
3.84
11:48AM
4.05

12:13AM
3.56

12:36PM
3.64
1:02AM
3.25

1:31PM
3.23


Low Tide
/ height (m)
2:40AM
-0.07

3:11PM
-0.33

3:24AM
-0.18
3:55PM
-0.38

4:06AM
-0.17
4:39PM
-0.26

4:49AM
-0.03
5:22PM
-0.02

5:33AM
0.21

6:06PM
0.32
6:19AM
0.53

6:53PM
0.71
7:12AM
0.87

7:49PM
1.06

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
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Sunset
--5:39--5:42--5:44--5:45--5:47--5:50--5:52--
Short Range Forecast: Light rain (total 8mm), mostly falling on Tue night. Cool air temperatures (max 15°C on Fri afternoon, min 9°C on Tue night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the SSW on Tue night, fresh winds from the SSE by Thu morning).Long Range Forecast:Some drizzle, heaviest during Sat afternoon. Cool air temperatures (max 14°C on Mon afternoon, min 9°C on Sat night). Mainly strong winds.

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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.