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Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 4.0

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Tang Head Surf Forecast / Scot – North Coast / UK

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 5 am Friday 26 Feb 2021 GMT
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Tang Head surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Tang Head sea temperature is 6.7 °C (Statistics for 26 Feb 1981-2005 - mean: 7.1 max: 8.1 min: 5.4 °C)
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Tang Head surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Tang Head sea temperature is 6.7 °C (Statistics for 26 Feb 1981-2005 - mean: 7.1 max: 8.1 min: 5.4 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for Scot - North Coast

  1. weather stationWind Update Cross-off wind 44 km from Sandwood Bay has become light (light winds from the SW at Lochinver). Waves should be turning clean at Sandwood Bay. 1.0m 11 s period swell from W with 1.9m 5 s period wind swell from SSW

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25 km away, 59 min ago

Light
13 km/h
S
10.0
6.7
Air / Water (°C)
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How big are the waves at Tang Head today?

The current surf forecast for Tang Head at 1PM is: 2.2m 11s primary swell from a West direction and 0.4m 7s secondary swell from a North-northwest direction (forecast issued at 05:00am February 26). An open ocean swell of 0.4m 3s is not directed at the surf break. The wind direction is predicted to be cross-offshore and the swell rating is 5.

Time (GMT) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (26 Feb)8ft (2.4m)12s
Afternoon (26 Feb)7ft (2.1m)11s
Evening (26 Feb)7ft (2.2m)10s

Table - waves today at Tang Head. (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
34555455766446666666676
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
3
W
2.5
W
2.4
W
2.2
W
2.1
W
2
W
2.2
W
2.5
W
3.5
W
3.5
W
3.5
W
3
W
3
W
3
W
3
W
3
W
3
W
3
W
3
W
3
W
3
W
3
W
3
W
1212121111101013161615151616161515141415151616
2335201515041151100985010092166660765525017398840564195435738313344325332533582388151374949
30
WSW
25
WSW
20
SW
20
SW
15
SSW
20
SSW
20
S
30
SSW
25
SW
25
W
25
WSW
25
W
20
W
15
WSW
20
SW
15
SSW
15
SSW
15
SSW
15
SSW
15
SSW
10
SW
15
SW
15
SW
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offoffoffcross-
off
crosscross-
off
crosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offoffoffcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
7:59AM
3.15
8:25PM
3.04
8:35AM
3.37
9:03PM
3.17
9:11AM
3.53
1:49AM
0.51
2:17PM
0.22
2:25AM
0.34
2:54PM
0.00
3:01AM
0.22
3:31PM
-0.13

Note: the tide data above is for Dunnet Bay which is 9 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Tang Head.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Tang Head blow from the S

Friday
26
Saturday
27
Sunday
28
3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM
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partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
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clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
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