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Kilcummin Harbour ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.4
Consistency of Surf: 2.8
Difficulty Level: 3.8
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.3
Crowds: 2.8

Overall: 2.9

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Kilcummin Harbour Surf Guide

Kilcummin Harbour in Achill Island and Mayo is an exposed reef break that has reasonably consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. Offshore winds are from the south with some shelter here from west winds. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the ideal swell angle is from the north northwest. No beach break here and there is left hand reef break too.. Best around low tide. When it's working here, it can get crowded. Beware of rocks and rips.

Kilcummin Harbour Spot Info

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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
9.7°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Kilcummin Harbour:

The best conditions reported for surf at Kilcummin Harbour occur when a North-northwest swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the South.

Surf Forecasts:

What's the best time of year to surf Kilcummin Harbour (for consistent clean waves)?

octoberBest Season: autumn
The best time of year for surfing Kilcummin Harbour with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Autumn and most often the month of October. Clean surfable waves are typically found 33% of the time in October while 33% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 34% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Kilcummin Harbour Location Map

Interactive Kilcummin Harbour 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 Kilcummin Harbour is Sligo Airport (SXL) in Ireland, 40 km (25 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Kilcummin Harbour is Connaught Airport (NOC), also in Ireland, 49 km (30 miles) away.

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Kilcummin Harbour Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Wednesday, 21 April 2021, 12:15 Local Time
Wednesday 21
Wave (m) 1.3
Period (s) 10 10 10 10
Wind (km/h) 10
ESE 20
ESE 20
ESE 20
Wind State cross-

Swell History at Kilcummin Harbour

Surf stats for Kilcummin Harbour, see the swell variation by month or season on the history page here.

Wind History at Kilcummin Harbour

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

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