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Malin Mor Left Surf Guide

Malin Mor Left in Donegal is an exposed beach break that has very reliable surf and works all around the year. The best wind direction is from the east and there is no shelter here from cross shore breezes. Easily blown out by an onshore breeze Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the ideal swell angle is from the west northwest. There is no beach break as well as a left hand reef break. Best around low tide. Crowds are never a problem here. Take care of rocks in the line up.

Malin Mor Left Spot Info

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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
very consistent
12.0°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Malin Mor Left:

The best conditions reported for surf at Malin Mor Left occur when a West-northwest swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the East.

Surf Forecasts:

What's the best time of year to surf Malin Mor Left (for consistent clean waves)?

aprilBest Season: spring
The best time of year for surfing Malin Mor Left with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Spring and most often the month of April. Clean surfable waves are typically found 36% of the time in April while 62% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 2% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
36%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
62%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
2%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Malin Mor Left Location Map

Interactive Malin Mor Left 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 Malin Mor Left is Sligo Airport (SXL) in Ireland, 46 km (29 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Malin Mor Left is St Angelo (Enniskillen) Airport (ENK) in England, 80 km (50 miles) away.

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Malin Mor Left Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Wednesday, 25 May 2022, 13:06 Local Time
Wednesday 25
10AM1PM4PM7PM
Wave (m)
2.5
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2.5
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2.5
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3
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Period (s) 9 9 10 10
Wind (km/h)
40
35
35
35
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Swell History at Malin Mor Left

Surf stats for Malin Mor Left, see the swell variation by month or season on the history page here.

Wind History at Malin Mor Left

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

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