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Talisker Bay (Skye) ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 1.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 5.0

Overall: 3.2

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Talisker Bay (Skye) Spot ID

The  Stac at Talisker Bay, Talisker Bay (Skye) photo

Talisker Bay (Skye)

Photo credit: Steve Bailey

Type: beach

Reliability: rarely breaks

Best: Swell SSW | Wind NE

Sea Temperature Today is: 13.3 °C

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Monday, 21 October 2019, 11:48 Local time
Monday 21
Wave (m) 0.1
Period (s) 1 2 4 4
Wind (km/h) 15
SW 25
SW 35
SW 40
Wind State on on on on

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Talisker Bay in Skye is a very sheltered beach break. Autumn and winter are the optimum times of year for waves. Offshore winds blow from the northeast with some shelter here from north winds. Waves can be ok even in light onshore winds Groundswells and windswells are equally likely and the ideal swell angle is from the south southwest. The beach break provides left and right handers. Even when the surf is up, crowds are unknown.

United Kingdom wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

At Talisker Bay (Skye) (0 km).

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Talisker Bay (Skye) Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Portree, 8 km from Talisker Bay (Skye).

wind obs. (16 kph from 79 degs) was rejected

Air temperature
9 °C

Current weather near Talisker Bay (Skye)

Buoy Data:

At West of Hebrides WaveNet Site, 55 miles from Talisker Bay (Skye).

  6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 0.8
Dominant period (s) 8.7 7.4 - 4.0

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Overall Talisker Bay (Skye) Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in October

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Talisker Bay (Skye) Location Map

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  • The closest passenger airport to Talisker Bay (Skye) is Benbecula Airport (BEB) in U.k, 58 km (36 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Talisker Bay (Skye) is Tiree Airport (TRE) in U.k., 91 km (57 miles) away.
  • Third is Stornoway Airport (SYY) in U.k., 104 km (65 miles) away.
  • Inverness Airport (INV) in U.k is 147 km (91 miles) away.
  • Islay Airport (ILY), also in U.k is the fifth nearest airport to Talisker Bay (Skye) and is 179 km (111 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Talisker Bay (Skye), Scot - Inner Hebrides. Use the tab navigation above to view Talisker Bay (Skye) sea temperature, Talisker Bay (Skye) photographs, Talisker Bay (Skye) detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Talisker Bay (Skye) webcams, current wind from Scot - Inner Hebrides live weather stations and Talisker Bay (Skye) tide predictions. The United Kingdom swell maps link will open up the big picture showing United Kingdom and the surrounding seas. These swell maps can be animated to show the different swell components, wave energy, wave period, wave heights, together with wind and weather forecasts, current weather and sea state observations from United Kingdom wave-buoys, passing ships and coastal weather stations. Each of the forecast pages for this surf break feature a global and regional wavefinder tool to locate the best surf conditions in the area around Talisker Bay (Skye).