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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. WestcostsurfWest Coast Surf: ‘Porth Neigwl: The wind has dropped and was just a light offshore whisper this morning. Clean waves were knee high at low water.’
    Hells Mouth (Porth Neigwl), 10 km away
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Whistling Sands (Porth Oer) Surf Forecast / Wales – Lleyn / UK

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 11 pm Wednesday 21 Feb 2018 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 7.4 °C (Statistics for 21 Feb 1981-2005 - mean: 7.8 max: 9.0 min: 5.7 °C)

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0
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Swell
Height Map See all maps
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
0.1
W
0.1
W
0.1
W
0.1
W
0.1
W
0.1
W
0.1
W
0.4
SSW
0.4
SSW
0.2
WSW
0.3
S
0.3
S
0.1
SW
0.3
S
0.1
SW
0.1
SW
0.2
WSW
0.2
WSW
0.2
WSW
0.7
WNW
0.9
WNW
0.8
NNE
0.9
NE
Period(s) (?)22191714131211651055969101010104544
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)1076433310995535349101012331627
Wind
(km/h)
15
SE
20
SE
20
SSE
35
SSE
40
SE
35
SE
40
SE
35
SE
20
ESE
35
ESE
35
ESE
35
ESE
40
SE
35
ESE
25
ESE
25
ESE
20
E
10
NE
10
NNE
30
WNW
25
WNW
40
ENE
35
NE
Wind State(?)offoffoffoffoffoffoffoffoffoffoffoffoffoffoffoffcross-
off
crosscross-
on
oncross-
on
cross-
off
cross-
off
High Tide
/ height (m)
12:06AM
3.38

12:27PM
3.50
12:57AM
3.20

1:26PM
3.26
2:05AM
3.03

2:44PM
3.08

3:32AM
3.00
4:17PM
3.08

5:00AM
3.18
5:39PM
3.28

6:10AM
3.51

6:43PM
3.56
7:05AM
3.87

7:34PM
3.83

Low Tide
/ height (m)

6:12AM
0.71

6:46PM
0.77
7:06AM
0.93

7:49PM
0.98
8:20AM
1.10

9:10PM
1.10
9:54AM
1.10

10:39PM
1.03
11:21AM
0.88

11:53PM
0.79

12:29PM
0.54
12:51AM
0.50

1:23PM
0.20


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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clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
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clear
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Summary
clearclearclearsome cloudsclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearsome cloudscloudylight snowcloudy
Rain (mm)
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High °C
74554643633521422333430
Low °C
54533522511400411323400
Chill °C (?)
4010-21-2-22-3-30-5-5-1-4-100-3-1-2-7
Sunrise
-7:20--7:18--7:16--7:13--7:11--7:09--7:07---
Sunset
--5:44--5:45--5:47--5:50--5:52--5:53--5:54--
Short Range Forecast: Mostly dry. Low air temperatures (max 7°C on Wed night, min 1°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (light winds from the ESE on Wed night, strong winds from the SE by Fri night).Long Range Forecast:Light rain (total 2mm) at first, then becoming colder with a dusting of snow on Wed night. Icy conditions (max 5°C on Sun afternoon, min 0°C on Sun night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the ESE on Sun night, light winds from the NE by Tue afternoon).

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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.