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Banna Strand ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.5
Difficulty Level: 2.5
Wind and Kite Surfing: 5.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.8

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Banna Strand Spot ID

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Type: sandbar

Reliability: consistent

Best: Swell W | Wind E

Sea Temperature Today is: 13.2 °C

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Monday, 14 October 2019, 10:23 Local time
Monday 14
Wave (m) 0.9
Period (s) 8 8 8 8
Wind (km/h) 25
NE 15
NE 15
NE 10
Wind State cross-

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Banna Strand in Kerry is an exposed sandbar break that usually has waves and can work at any time of the year. The best wind direction is from the east and there is no shelter here from cross shore breezes. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the best swell direction is from the west. The sandbar break provides left and right handers. When the surf is up, crowds are likely Hazards include localism.

Ireland wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Ballyheigue, 4 km from Banna Strand.

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Banna Strand Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Kerry Arpt, 29 km from Banna Strand.

light winds from the ESE

Light rain
Air temperature
13 °C

Current weather near Banna Strand

Overall Banna Strand Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in October


Surf stats for Banna Strand: see the swell variation by month.

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Wind stats for Banna Strand: see the variation in direction and stength by month.

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Town and city forecasts close to Banna Strand:

  • Closest city location
    56 mi
  • Second closest city location
    66 mi
  • Third closest city location
    72 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    116 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    158 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to Banna Strand is Kerry Airport (KIR) in Ireland, 29 km (18 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Banna Strand is Shannon Airport (SNN), also in Ireland, 73 km (45 miles) away.
  • Third is Cork Airport (ORK) in Ireland, 108 km (67 miles) away.
  • Galway Airport (GWY) in Ireland is 122 km (76 miles) away.
  • Connaught Airport (NOC), also in Ireland is the fifth nearest airport to Banna Strand and is 187 km (116 miles) away.
Banna Strand break location map and break info

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