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Jacks Hole ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 1.8
Difficulty Level: 2.8
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 1.8

Overall: 1.8

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Jacks Hole Spot ID

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Type: reef

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell S | Wind W

Sea Temperature Today is: 9.9 °C

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Saturday, 22 February 2020, 08:56 Local time
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Wave (m) 1.0
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0.6
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Period (s) 10 9 9 9
Wind (km/h) 35
WSW 40
W 35
WSW 30
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Wind State off off off off

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Jacks Hole in Wexford is a quite exposed reef break that has quite reliable surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. The best wind direction is from the west. Most of the surf comes fis in the form of windswells and the ideal wave direction is from the south. The reef breaks offer lefts and rights. When it's working here, it can get crowded. Hazards include obstacles,.

Ireland wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs


Tide Times:

For Cill Mhantain, 6 km from Jacks Hole.

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Jacks Hole Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Roundwood, 22 km from Jacks Hole.

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Air temperature
6 °C

Current weather near Jacks Hole

Buoy Data:

At M2 Lambay Buoy, 46 miles from Jacks Hole.

  3AM 4AM 5AM 6AM
Data Age 5 hr 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr
Wave height (m) 2.930
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Average period (s) 6.328 - - 5.977

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Overall Jacks Hole Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in February

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Wave buoys nearest to Jacks Hole:

Tide stations nearest to Jacks Hole:

  • Closest tide station
    Cill Mhantain
    4 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    Arklow
    10 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    Greystones
    16 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    Bray
    20 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    Dun Laoghaire
    26 mi

Airports

  • The closest passenger airport to Jacks Hole is Dublin Airport (DUB) in Ireland, 58 km (36 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Jacks Hole is Waterford Airport (WAT), also in Ireland, 108 km (67 miles) away.
  • Third is Isle Of Man Airport (IOM) in England, 160 km (99 miles) away.
  • City (Belfast) Airport (BHD) in North Ireland is 189 km (117 miles) away.
  • Aldergrove (Belfast) Airport (BFS), also in North Ireland is the fifth nearest airport to Jacks Hole and is 194 km (120 miles) away.
Jacks Hole break location map and break info

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