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K59 and 61 beoordelingen
Kwaliteit op een goede dag: 4.0
Betrouwbaarheid van de Golven: 5.0
Moeilijkheidsgraad: 4.0
Bezoekers: 4.0

Overall: 3.5

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K59 and 61 Golf Statistieken, August: Golven met Licht of Offshore Winden

This image shows only the swells directed at K59 and 61 that coincided with light winds or offshore conditions over a normal August and is based upon 2480 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 represent increasing swell sizes and red represents the largest 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 most common swell direction, shown by the biggest spokes, was SSW, whereas the the most common wind blows from the E. 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 60% of the time, equivalent to 19 days. Open sea swells exceeding >3m (>10ft) are unlikely to arise in a normal August but 37% of the time you can expect swell in the range 1.3-2m (4-6.5ft) 37%, equivalent to (11 days). Taking into account the fraction of these swells that coincided with forecast offshore winds, and given the fact that K59 and 61 is exposed to open water swells, we think that that clean surf can be found at K59 and 61 about 60% of the time and that surf is messed up by onshore wind 40% of the time. This is means that we expect 31 days with waves in a typical August, of which 19 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.