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Rossnowlagh ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.8
Consistency of Surf: 3.7
Difficulty Level: 2.2
Wind and Kite Surfing: 3.8
Crowds: 2.8

Overall: 3.7

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Rossnowlagh Surf Forecast / Donegal / Ireland

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 5 am Friday 26 Feb 2021 GMT
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Rossnowlagh surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Rossnowlagh sea temperature is 7.8 °C (Statistics for 26 Feb 1981-2005 - mean: 9.0 max: 9.8 min: 8.0 °C)
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Rossnowlagh surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Rossnowlagh sea temperature is 7.8 °C (Statistics for 26 Feb 1981-2005 - mean: 9.0 max: 9.8 min: 8.0 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for Donegal

  1. weather stationWind Update Cross-off winds at Brinlack Point (Bloody Foreland) are now cross-shore so expect speed-bumps in the surf (fresh winds from the S at Donegal Arpt 10 km from Brinlack Point (Bloody Foreland)). 2.5m 10 s period wind swell from WSW is too big

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Actual: 48 min ago

Moderate
18 km/h
SE
Cross-Shore
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How big are the waves at Rossnowlagh today?

The current surf forecast for Rossnowlagh at 1PM is: 1.8m 10s primary swell from a West direction and 0.2m 19s secondary swell from a West-northwest direction (forecast issued at 05:00am February 26). An open ocean swell of 0.8m 4s is not directed at the surf break. The wind direction is predicted to be cross-shore.

Time (GMT) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (26 Feb)6ft (1.8m)10s
Afternoon (26 Feb)6ft (1.9m)10s
Evening (26 Feb)11ft (3.5m)16s

Table - waves today at Rossnowlagh. (Swell directed towards the surf break)

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Rating
(10 max)
Swell
Height Map
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
Period(s) (?)
Wave
Graph
(?)Metric surfscale
Energy (?)
Wind
(km/h)
Wind State (?)
onshore
cross-onshore
cross-shore
cross-offshore
offshore
glassy
High Tide
/ height (m)
Low Tide
/ height (m)
Summary
Rain (mm)
Temp. °C
Chill °C (?)
Sunrise
Sunset
Friday
26
Saturday
27
Sunday
28
3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM
33321311111155455555555555
T unitedkingdom.htsgw.metric.6.cc23T unitedkingdom.htsgw.metric.12.cc23T unitedkingdom.htsgw.metric.18.cc23
T unitedkingdom.htsgw.metric.24.cc23T unitedkingdom.htsgw.metric.30.cc23T unitedkingdom.htsgw.metric.42.cc23
T unitedkingdom.htsgw.metric.48.cc23T unitedkingdom.htsgw.metric.54.cc23T unitedkingdom.htsgw.metric.66.cc23
2.2
WNW
2
WNW
1.8
WNW
1.8
W
1.9
W
3
W
3.5
W
4
W
3.5
W
3
W
3
W
3
W
2.5
W
2.5
W
2.5
W
2.5
W
2.4
W
2.2
W
2.1
W
2.5
W
2.5
W
2.5
W
2.4
W
1111101010161615151515151515141414141416151515
1152899735682753385761846628547745833764351032162830254524752155173315792987287227232424
10
SSE
10
SSE
15
SSE
25
S
25
SSW
25
SSW
20
SSW
15
SSW
10
SSW
5
SSW
10
SSE
10
SSE
5
SW
0
SSE
10
SE
5
SE
10
SE
5
SE
10
ESE
5
SSE
10
SE
5
SSE
10
ESE
crosscrosscrosscrosscrosscrosscrosscrosscross-
on
crosscross-
off
crosscross-
on
glasscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
glasscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
5:08AM
3.51
5:27PM
3.27
5:44AM
3.78
6:04PM
3.43
6:20AM
3.98
6:42PM
3.53
11:24AM
0.30
11:28PM
0.23
12:01PM
0.06
12:04AM
0.07
12:38PM
-0.10

Note: the tide data above is calculated at the surf break location.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Rossnowlagh blow from the E

Friday
26
Saturday
27
Sunday
28
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clear
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
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clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
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