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Ruhba Phail (Lewis) ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.8

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Ruhba Phail (Lewis) Spot ID

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Type: beach

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell NW | Wind SE

Sea Temperature Today is: 12.6 °C

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Tuesday, 15 October 2019, 22:23 Local time
TueWednesday 16
Wave (m) 0.7
Period (s) 11 12 11 11
Wind (km/h) 20
SE 20
ESE 25
SE 25
Wind State off off off off

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Ruhba Phail in Lewis is an exposed beach break that has fairly consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. The best wind direction is from the southeast. Waves just as likely from local windswells as from distant groundswells and the best swell direction is from the northwest. Waves at the beach are both lefts and rights. Even when there are waves, it's not likley to be crowded. Watch out for rocks.

United Kingdom wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Cliff Beach (Lewis), 8 km from Ruhba Phail (Lewis).

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Ruhba Phail (Lewis) Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At SHIP1172, 40 km from Ruhba Phail (Lewis).


Air temperature
13.2 °C

Current weather near Ruhba Phail (Lewis)

Buoy Data:

At West of Hebrides WaveNet Site, 69 miles from Ruhba Phail (Lewis).

  5PM 6PM 7PM 8PM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 2.3
Dominant period (s) 6.5 6.9 7.4 6.7

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Overall Ruhba Phail (Lewis) Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in October


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Town and city forecasts close to Ruhba Phail (Lewis):

  • Closest city location
    117 mi
  • Second closest city location
    178 mi
  • Third closest city location
    185 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    185 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    188 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to Ruhba Phail (Lewis) is Stornoway Airport (SYY) in U.k., 45 km (28 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Ruhba Phail (Lewis) is Benbecula Airport (BEB) in U.k, 80 km (50 miles) away.
  • Third is Tiree Airport (TRE) in U.k., 188 km (117 miles) away.
  • Inverness Airport (INV) in U.k is 194 km (120 miles) away.
  • Lossiemouth Airport (LMO), also in U.k is the fifth nearest airport to Ruhba Phail (Lewis) and is 228 km (142 miles) away.
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