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Inchydoney Surf Forecast / Cork / Ireland

12 Day Weather and Surf, issued 5 am Wednesday 08 Feb 2023 IST
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Inchydoney surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Inchydoney sea temperature is 9.5 °C (Statistics for 08 Feb 1981-2005 - mean: 10.0 max: 10.6 min: 9.1 °C)
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Inchydoney surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Inchydoney sea temperature is 9.5 °C (Statistics for 08 Feb 1981-2005 - mean: 10.0 max: 10.6 min: 9.1 °C)

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  1. weather stationWind Update Onshore wind has changed to cross-on at Inchydoney (light winds from the SSW at CorkAirport 39 km from Inchydoney).

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39 km away, 1 h 22 min ago

Light
14 km/h
SSW
5.1
9.5
Air / Water (°C)
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Best Forecast Surf Conditions for Inchydoney this week:

The surf forecast for Inchydoney over the next 12 days: The first swell (rated 1 star or higher) is forecast to arrive on Thursday (Feb 09) at 12AM. The primary swell is predicted to be 1.1m and 14s period with a secondary swell of 0.5m and 8s. The wind is predicted to be offshore as the swell arrives.

The most powerful waves expected at Inchydoney in the next 12 days are 3.5m 10s and forecast to arrive on Tuesday (Feb 14) at 9PM. Winds are predicted to be cross-onshore at the time the swell arrives. The largest open ocean swell (not directed at the beach) is 1.5m 7s period and expected on Wednesday (Feb 15) at 12AM.

Wave TypeTime (IST) & Date Wave Height & Period
Next good surf (1 star+)12AM (Thu 9th Feb)3.5ft (1.1m) 14s
Best Surf12AM (Thu 9th Feb)3.5ft (1.1m) 14s
Most Powerful 9PM (Tue 14th Feb)11ft (3.5m) 10s

Table - best surf conditions forecast for Inchydoney over the next 12 days.

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Wednesday
08
Thursday
09
Friday
10
Saturday
11
Sunday
12
Monday
13
Tuesday
14
Wednesday
15
Thursday
16
Friday
17
Saturday
18
Sunday
19
AMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNight
Rating
(10 max)
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Swell
Height Map
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T unitedkingdom.htsgw.metric.108.cc23
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T unitedkingdom.htsgw.metric.156.cc23
T unitedkingdom.htsgw.metric.180.cc23
T unitedkingdom.htsgw.metric.204.cc23
T unitedkingdom.htsgw.metric.228.cc23
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Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
0.8
WSW
0.7
WSW
1.1
WSW
0.9
WSW
0.7
WSW
0.6
WSW
0.4
WSW
0.6
SW
0.6
WSW
0.8
WSW
0.7
WSW
0.7
WSW
0.7
WSW
0.7
WSW
0.7
WSW
0.6
WSW
1.3
SSE
2
SSE
3
S
3.5
S
3
S
1.1
WSW
1
WSW
0.8
WSW
0.9
WSW
1.2
WSW
0.8
WSW
1.5
S
2.5
SSE
3.5
SE
2
WSW
1.9
WSW
1.5
WSW
1.4
SW
1
SW
0.9
WSW
Period(s) (?)15141414131310911151414131312126691010141313101010578161614121119
Wave
Graph
(?)Metric surfscale
Energy (?)284207460265187133376279249215192181178155119108315159023071523521336203132267105124716161920511699908613237624
Wind
(km/h)
20
SW
30
WSW
20
N
5
NW
15
SW
15
SW
15
SW
20
WSW
15
WSW
5
S
15
S
15
SSE
15
S
15
SSE
20
SSE
25
SSE
20
SSE
30
SSE
35
SSE
35
SE
40
SE
25
ESE
15
E
40
NNW
30
NNW
25
N
5
WNW
25
SSW
35
SSW
10
N
15
SE
30
S
35
SSW
25
NW
30
NW
20
SW
Wind State (?)
onshore
cross-onshore
cross-shore
cross-offshore
offshore
glassy
cross-
on
cross-
on
offglasscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscross-
on
glassonononcross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crossoffoffoffglasscross-
on
onoffcross-
on
ononcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
on
High Tide
/ height (m)
6:56PM
3.30
7:14AM
3.33
7:29PM
3.27
7:47AM
3.26
8:03PM
3.19
8:22AM
3.16
8:40PM
3.08
9:01AM
3.03
9:23PM
2.95
9:48AM
2.88
10:15PM
2.82
10:47AM
2.74
11:22PM
2.72
12:03PM
2.68
12:43AM
2.73
1:26PM
2.75
2:03AM
2.90
2:38PM
2.96
3:09AM
3.17
3:38PM
3.23
4:04AM
3.46
4:30PM
3.49
Low Tide
/ height (m)
12:59PM
0.39
1:13AM
0.35
1:31PM
0.43
1:45AM
0.41
2:03PM
0.50
2:18AM
0.51
2:37PM
0.60
2:55AM
0.64
3:16PM
0.73
3:39AM
0.77
4:05PM
0.86
4:36AM
0.90
5:11PM
0.97
5:53AM
0.97
6:34PM
0.98
7:20AM
0.91
7:58PM
0.86
8:38AM
0.72
9:07PM
0.62
9:41AM
0.45
10:05PM
0.34
10:35AM
0.20
10:55PM
0.09

Note: the tide data above is for Dunworley which is 8 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Inchydoney.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Inchydoney blow from the N

Wednesday
08
Thursday
09
Friday
10
Saturday
11
Sunday
12
Monday
13
Tuesday
14
Wednesday
15
Thursday
16
Friday
17
Saturday
18
Sunday
19
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Rain (mm)
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Temp. °C899558111110109888899111110101010768771098111110109
Low °C7855551010999877789911910910457679871110897
Feels °C (?)233214777554443444433670024165364432
Sunrise8:02--8:00--7:58--7:56--7:54--7:52--7:50--7:48--7:47--7:45--7:43--7:41--
Sunset-5:37--5:38--5:40--5:42--5:44--5:45--5:47--5:50--5:52--5:52--5:54--5:57-

Short Range Forecast: Mostly dry. Very mild (max 11°C on Fri morning, min 5°C on Wed night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the WSW on Wed afternoon, calm by Thu morning).

Days 3-6 Weather Summary Mostly dry. Very mild (max 11°C on Mon night, min 7°C on Sun morning). Winds increasing (calm on Sat morning, fresh winds from the SSE by Mon night).

Days 6-9 Weather Summary Light rain (total 6mm), mostly falling on Wed night. Very mild (max 11°C on Tue morning, min 4°C on Wed night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the NNW on Wed night, calm by Thu night).

Long Range Forecast: Moderate rain (total 19mm), heaviest on Fri afternoon. Very mild (max 11°C on Sat afternoon, min 7°C on Fri morning). Winds increasing (calm on Fri night, strong winds from the SSW by Sat afternoon).

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Information about the Inchydoney Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Inchydoney provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 12 days. A general guide to surfing at Inchydoney can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Inchydoney 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 (Inchydoney) 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 Inchydoney 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 Cork? If you are looking for accommodation near Inchydoney, camping, hotels and holiday cottages in Cork, consider staying in Kinsale which is 27 km (17 miles) away. Other places in and around Cork where you can find information about places to rent, and car hire include Bantry which is 42 km (26 miles) away, Cork, Cobh and Youghal.