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Ballinskelligs Bay Notaciones
Calidad cuándo Funciona: 2.0
Consistencia de Olas: 2.0
Dificultad: 3.0
Gente al Agua: 4.0

Overall: 3.3

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Estadísticas de Olas para Ballinskelligs Bay, mayo: Olas con Vientos Ligeros o Terrales

This image shows only the swells directed at Ballinskelligs Bay that coincided with light winds or offshore conditions through a typical May. It is based on 2838 predictions, one every 3 hours. The direction of the spokes show where quality surf generating swell comes from. Five colours represent increasing wave sizes. Very small swells of less than 0.5m (1.5 feet) high are shown in blue. Green and yellow represent increasing swell sizes and red shows the highest swells, greater than >3m (>10ft). In each graph, the area of any colour is proportional to how frequently that size swell happens.

The diagram suggests that the dominant swell direction, shown by the longest spokes, was WSW, whereas the the dominant wind blows from the W. The chart at the bottom shows the same thing but without direction information. For example, swells larger than 1.5 feet (0.5m) coincided with good wind conditions 5% of the time, equivalent to 2 days. Open sea swells exceeding >3m (>10ft) are unlikely to arise in a normal May. Taking into account the ratio of these swells that coincided with predicted offshore winds, and given the fact that Ballinskelligs Bay is slightly protected from open water swells, we calculate that clean surf can be found at Ballinskelligs Bay about 5% of the time and that surf is messed up by onshore wind 25% of the time. This is means that we expect 9 days with waves in a typical May, of which 2 days should be clean enough to surf.

IMPORTANT: Beta version feature! Swell heights are open water values from NWW3. There is no attempt to model near-shore effects. Coastal wave heights will generally be less, especially if the break does not have unobstructed exposure to the open ocean.