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Gileston ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.5
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Accommodation: 3.0

Overall: 2.2

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Gileston Surf Forecast / Wales – South East / UK

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 12 pm Monday 19 Apr 2021 BST
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Gileston surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Gileston sea temperature is 9.6 °C (Statistics for 19 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 9.8 max: 10.8 min: 7.7 °C)
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Gileston surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Gileston sea temperature is 9.6 °C (Statistics for 19 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 9.8 max: 10.8 min: 7.7 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for Wales - South East

  1. weather stationWind Update Cross-off wind 2 km from Gileston has become light (light winds from the SE at St.Athan). Waves should be turning clean at Gileston.

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Actual: 49 min ago

Light
7 km/h
SE
Clean
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How big are the waves at Gileston today?

The current surf forecast for Gileston at 5PM is: 0.6m 10s primary swell from a West direction and 0.1m 15s secondary swell from a West direction (forecast issued at 12:00pm April 19). The wind direction is predicted to be cross-onshore.

Time (BST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (19 Apr)2ft (0.6m)10s
Afternoon (19 Apr)2ft (0.6m)10s
Evening (19 Apr)2ft (0.6m)10s

Table - waves today at Gileston. (Swell directed towards the surf break)

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Rating
(10 max)
Swell
Height Map
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
Period(s) (?)
Wave
Graph
(?)Metric surfscale
Energy (?)
Wind
(km/h)
Wind State (?)
onshore
cross-onshore
cross-shore
cross-offshore
offshore
glassy
High Tide
/ height (m)
Low Tide
/ height (m)
Summary
Rain (mm)
Temp. °C
Chill °C (?)
Sunrise
Sunset
Monday
19
Tuesday
20
Wednesday
21
Thursday
22
Friday
23
Saturday
24
Sunday
25
Monday
26
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W
0.6
W
0.6
W
0.6
W
0.6
W
0.6
W
0.5
W
0.5
W
0.5
W
0.5
W
0.4
WSW
0.4
WSW
0.4
WSW
0.5
W
0.5
W
0.4
WSW
0.4
WSW
0.4
WSW
0.3
WSW
0.3
WSW
0.3
WSW
0.3
WSW
0.2
WSW
0.2
WSW
0.2
WSW
0.2
WSW
0.2
W
0.2
W
0.2
WSW
0.2
WSW
0.3
WSW
0.3
WSW
0.2
WSW
0.2
WSW
0.2
WSW
0.2
WSW
0.2
W
0.2
WSW
0.2
WSW
0.3
WSW
0.3
WSW
0.3
WSW
0.3
WSW
0.3
WSW
0.3
WSW
0.3
WSW
0.2
WSW
0.2
WSW
0.3
WSW
0.3
WSW
0.3
WSW
0.3
WSW
0.3
WSW
0.3
WSW
0.2
WSW
0.2
W
0.2
W
0.2
W
0.2
W
0.1
W
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ESE
10
ESE
10
SSE
10
SSW
5
SSW
0
WNW
5
ESE
5
E
5
ESE
10
ESE
5
ENE
5
ENE
5
NNE
10
NE
10
NE
15
ENE
30
ENE
30
ENE
25
ENE
25
ENE
20
ENE
20
E
15
ENE
15
ENE
20
E
20
E
15
ENE
15
ENE
10
E
10
E
10
E
15
E
20
E
20
E
15
E
15
ENE
15
ENE
15
E
10
ENE
15
ENE
25
ENE
25
ENE
25
ENE
25
ENE
25
ENE
25
E
20
ENE
20
ENE
25
ENE
20
ENE
20
ENE
15
ENE
10
ENE
10
ENE
10
NE
5
NE
5
ENE
10
E
10
ENE
10
NE
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off
cross-
off
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on
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off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offcross-
off
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off
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off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
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off
cross-
off
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11:43AM
7.00
12:11AM
6.89
12:46PM
6.55
1:26AM
6.57
2:16PM
6.40
3:00AM
6.68
3:45PM
6.77
4:17AM
7.26
4:52PM
7.48
5:15AM
8.07
5:44PM
8.32
6:04AM
8.91
6:29PM
9.11
6:48AM
9.64
5:54PM
2.73
6:30AM
2.93
7:03PM
3.13
7:53AM
3.16
8:35PM
3.18
9:26AM
2.89
10:00PM
2.72
10:37AM
2.21
11:02PM
1.97
11:31AM
1.36
11:52PM
1.14
12:18PM
0.54
12:37AM
0.38
1:01PM
-0.13

Note: the tide data above is for Llantwit Major which is 6 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Gileston.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Gileston blow from the NE

Monday
19
Tuesday
20
Wednesday
21
Thursday
22
Friday
23
Saturday
24
Sunday
25
Monday
26
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