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Cliff Beach (Lewis) ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 4.0

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Cliff Beach (Lewis) Spot ID

Type: beach

Reliability: consistent

Best: Swell NW | Wind SE

Sea Temperature Today is: 12.6 °C

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Monday, 14 October 2019, 09:56 Local time
Monday 14
Wave (m) 0.4
Period (s) 8 8 8 5
Wind (km/h) 15
SSE 20
SSW 20
S 15
Wind State cross-

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Cliff Beach in Lewis is an exposed beach break that has reliable surf and can work at any time of the year. The best wind direction is from the southeast. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the ideal swell direction is from the northwest. The beach break provides left and right handers. The quality of the surf isn't affected by the tide. Even when there are waves, it's not likley to be crowded. Take care of the strong rips here.

United Kingdom wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

At Cliff Beach (Lewis) (0 km).

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Cliff Beach (Lewis) Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At SHIP1172, 34 km from Cliff Beach (Lewis).


Air temperature
7.8 °C

Current weather near Cliff Beach (Lewis)

Buoy Data:

At West of Hebrides WaveNet Site, 73 miles from Cliff Beach (Lewis).

  4AM 5AM 6AM 7AM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 1.1
Dominant period (s) 8.3 7.7 8.7 8.7

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Overall Cliff Beach (Lewis) Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in October


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Town and city forecasts close to Cliff Beach (Lewis):

  • Closest city location
    114 mi
  • Second closest city location
    178 mi
  • Third closest city location
    183 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    185 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    188 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to Cliff Beach (Lewis) is Stornoway Airport (SYY) in U.k., 38 km (24 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Cliff Beach (Lewis) is Benbecula Airport (BEB) in U.k, 86 km (53 miles) away.
  • Third is Inverness Airport (INV) in U.k, 189 km (117 miles) away.
  • Tiree Airport (TRE) in U.k. is 192 km (119 miles) away.
  • Lossiemouth Airport (LMO) in U.k is the fifth nearest airport to Cliff Beach (Lewis) and is 222 km (138 miles) away.
Cliff Beach (Lewis) break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Cliff Beach (Lewis), Scot - Outer Hebrides. Use the tab navigation above to view Cliff Beach (Lewis) sea temperature, Cliff Beach (Lewis) photographs, Cliff Beach (Lewis) detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Cliff Beach (Lewis) webcams, current wind from Scot - Outer Hebrides live weather stations and Cliff Beach (Lewis) 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 Cliff Beach (Lewis).