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Qualidade em um dia bom: 4.0
Consistência do surf: 2.0
Nível de dificuldade: 1.0

Overall: 2.8

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Aberarth Swell Statistics, Novembro: Surf with Light or Offshore Winds

The rose diagram shows only the swells directed at Aberarth that coincided with light winds or offshore conditions through a typical November and is based upon 2386 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 illustrate increasing swell sizes and red represents the biggest swells, greater than >3m (>10ft). In either graph, the area of any colour is proportional to how commonly that size swell happens.

The diagram implies that the prevailing swell direction, shown by the longest spokes, was SW, whereas the the prevailing wind blows from the WSW. 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 14% of the time, equivalent to 4 days. Open sea swells exceeding >3m (>10ft) are unlikely to arise in a normal November but 6% of the time we expect swell in the range 2-3m (6.5-10ft) 6%, equivalent to (2 days). Taking into account the ratio of these swells that coincided with predicted offshore winds, and given the fact that Aberarth is slightly protected from open water swells, we calculate that clean surf can be found at Aberarth about 14% of the time and that surf is blown out by onshore wind 22% of the time. This is means that we expect 11 days with waves in a typical November, of which 4 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.