uk es it fr pt nl
Kilmurren Cove Voti
Qualità su una buona giornata: 3.5
Coerenza del surf: 3.5
Livello di difficoltà: 2.5
Wind e kite surf: 1.0
Folle: 4.5

Overall: 3.7

Vedi tutti i 18 voti

basato su 2 voti. Voto


Surf Report Feed

Kilmurren Cove Swell Statistics, Marzo: Surf with Light or Offshore Winds

This image shows only the swells directed at Kilmurren Cove that coincided with light winds or offshore conditions through a typical March. It is based on 2220 predictions, one every 3 hours. The direction of the spokes show where quality surf generating swell comes from. Five colours show increasing wave sizes. The smallest swells, less than 0.5m (1.5 feet), high are coloured blue. Green and yellow show increasing swell sizes and red illustrates the largest swells, greater than >3m (>10ft). In either graph, the area of any colour is proportional to how frequently that size swell occurs.

The diagram suggests that the dominant swell direction, shown by the biggest spokes, was SW, whereas the the most common 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 1.5% of the time, equivalent to 0 days. Open sea swells exceeding >3m (>10ft) are unlikely to happen in a normal March. Taking into account the fraction of these swells that coincided with predicted offshore winds, and given the fact that Kilmurren Cove is slightly protected from open water swells, we think that that clean surf can be found at Kilmurren Cove about 1.5% of the time and that surf is blown out by onshore wind 24% of the time. This is means that we expect 8 days with waves in a typical March, of which 0 days should be surfable.

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.