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Skerrys Surf Guide

Skerrys in North East England is an exposed beach break that does not work very often. Winter and spring are the best times of year to visit. Offshore winds blow from the southwest. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the ideal swell angle is from the northeast. The beach break favours left handers. Rarely crowded here. Beware of - Rips / undertow.

Skerrys Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon beach  redBeachIcon  s32.8
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
inconsistent
17.1°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Skerrys:

The best conditions reported for surf at Skerrys occur when a Northeast swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the Southwest.

Surf Forecasts:

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

octoberBest Season: autumn
The best time of year for surfing Skerrys 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 10% of the time in October while 19% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 71% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
10%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
19%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
71%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Skerrys Location Map

Interactive Skerrys 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 Skerrys is Humberside Airport (HUY) in England, 31 km (19 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Skerrys is Coningsby Airport (QCY), also in England, 72 km (45 miles) away.

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Skerrys Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Friday, 19 August 2022, 11:54 Local Time
Friday 19
10AM1PM4PM7PM
Wave (m)
0.3
NNE
0.3
NNE
0.2
N
0.2
N
Period (s) 7 7 7 7
Wind (km/h)
20
15
20
25
Wind State cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off

Swell History at Skerrys

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

Wind History at Skerrys

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

Other Nearby Breaks Closest To:

Discover surf breaks near Skerrys. Click below to view there surf guides.

    • Icon beachBeach
    • Icon  s33.0
    Reliability: inconsistent
    1km away
    • Icon beach  redBeach
    • Icon  s33.3
    Reliability: inconsistent
    23km away
    • Icon beach  redBeach
    • Icon  s32.6
    Reliability: inconsistent
    37km away
    • Icon beach  redBeach
    • Icon  s43.5
    Reliability: inconsistent
    43km away
    • Icon sandbar  redSandbar
    • Icon  s33.2
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    44km away

Wave Buoys Nearest To Skerrys: