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Ballyconnell avaliaçãos
Qualidade em um dia bom: 3.0
Consistência do surf: 3.0
Multidões: 3.0

Overall: 3.4

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Ballyconnell Swell Statistics, Dezembro: Surf with Light or Offshore Winds

This image shows only the swells directed at Ballyconnell that coincided with light winds or offshore conditions over a normal December and is based upon 2705 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 shows largest swells greater than >3m (>10ft). In either graph, the area of any colour is proportional to how commonly that size swell was forecast.

The diagram implies that the dominant swell direction, shown by the longest spokes, was W, whereas the the most common wind blows from the SW. 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 30% of the time, equivalent to 9 days. Expect open water swells to exceed >3m (>10ft) 5% of the time (2 days). Taking into account the fraction of these swells that coincided with forecast offshore winds, and given the fact that Ballyconnell is exposed to open water swells, we think that that clean surf can be found at Ballyconnell about 30% of the time and that surf is blown out by onshore wind 59% of the time. This is means that we expect 27 days with waves in a typical December, of which 9 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.