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Gweebara Heads right Surf Guide

Gweebara Heads right in Donegal is a reasonably exposed beach break that only works when conditions are just right. Summer in particular tends to be flat. Works best in offshore winds from the east and there is no shelter here from cross shore breezes. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the ideal swell direction is from the west. No beach break here A remote wave spot that never gets crowded. Submerged rocks are a hazard.

Gweebara Heads right Spot Info

Type:Rating:
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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
inconsistent
9.1°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Gweebara Heads right:

The best conditions reported for surf at Gweebara Heads right occur when a West swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the East.

Surf Forecasts:

What's the best time of year to surf Gweebara Heads right (for consistent clean waves)?

aprilBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Gweebara Heads right with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Winter and most often the month of April. Clean surfable waves are typically found 16% of the time in April while 47% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 37% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
16%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
47%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
37%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

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Interactive Gweebara Heads right surf break location map. View information about nearby surf breaks, their wave consistency and rating compared to other spots in the region. Current swell conditions from local buoys are shown along with live wind speed and direction from nearby weather stations. Click icons on the map for more detail. The closest passenger airport to Gweebara Heads right is Sligo Airport (SXL) in Ireland, 69 km (43 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Gweebara Heads right is St Angelo (Enniskillen) Airport (ENK) in England, 71 km (44 miles) away.

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Gweebara Heads right Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Sunday, 18 April 2021, 22:31 Local Time
SunMonday 19
10PM1AM4AM7AM
Wave (m) 2.3
NW
2.2
NW
2.1
NW
2.0
NW
Period (s) 14 14 14 14
Wind (km/h) 15
SSE 15
SSE 20
SSE 20
SSE
Wind State cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off

Swell History at Gweebara Heads right

Surf stats for Gweebara Heads right, see the swell variation by month or season on the history page here.

Wind History at Gweebara Heads right

Wind stats for Gweebara Heads right, see the variation in direction and stength by month or season on the history page here.

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