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Melkbos to Cape Agulhas

Monday 23 May 2016

Solid new 6'+ swell has arrived Monday with cloudy coolness, a fresh NW breeze and rain expected later. Swell direction W of SW, so very little is wrapping into False Bay. Muizies looks about a foot. Tuesday lots of swell 4-6' in moderate S to SSE breezes. Muizies 1-2' and onshore. Wednesday dwindling 3-4' surf in light to moderate SSE to SE breezes. Might be a few on beachies. Muizies mild onshore 1-2'. Thursday lekker new swell 4-5' with possibly the odd 6 footer in kiff light E winds in morning, moderate S later. Friday getting bigger all day 8' sets in arvi. Winds fresh SSE going strong SE. Muizies 2-3' now, but onshore.

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Cape Peninsula

  • Sea Temp: 11.8 Degrees C
  • Sunset: 5:47 PM
  • Sunrise: 7:39 AM

Swell Height And Direction (feet)

  • Thu 26

      • 9  
      • 9  
      • 9  
      • 10  
      • 10  
  • Fri 27

      • 10  
      • 11  
      • 11  
      • 11  
      • 11  
  • Sat 28

      • 10  
      • 9  
      • 9  
      • 8  
      • 8  
  • Sun 29

      • 6  
      • 6  
      • 7  
      • 7  
      • 8  
  • Mon 30

      • 8  
      • 8  
      • 8  
      • 8  
      • 7  
  • Tue 31

      • 8  
      • 9  
      • 9  
      • 10  
      • 10  
  • Wed 01

      • 10  
      • 10  
      • 10  
      • 10  
      • 14  
      08
      • 14  
      11
      • 14  
      14
      • 14  
      17
      • 13  
      20
      • 14  
      08
      • 14  
      11
      • 15  
      14
      • 15  
      17
      • 14  
      20
      • 13  
      08
      • 13  
      11
      • 13  
      14
      • 13  
      17
      • 12  
      20
      • 12  
      08
      • 12  
      11
      • 12  
      14
      • 13  
      17
      • 14  
      20
      • 13  
      08
      • 12  
      11
      • 12  
      14
      • 12  
      17
      • 12  
      20
      • 14  
      08
      • 14  
      11
      • 13  
      14
      • 13  
      17
      • 14  
      20
      • 15  
      08
      • 15  
      11
      • 14  
      14
      • 14  
      17

Wind Speed And Direction (knots)

  • Thu 26

      • 8  
      08
      • 5  
      11
      • 5  
      14
      • 8  
      17
      • 10  
      20
  • Fri 27

      • 10  
      08
      • 10  
      11
      • 11  
      14
      • 13  
      17
      • 14  
      20
  • Sat 28

      • 9  
      08
      • 6  
      11
      • 2  
      14
      • 0  
      17
      • 4  
      20
  • Sun 29

      • 6  
      08
      • 9  
      11
      • 12  
      14
      • 12  
      17
      • 9  
      20
  • Mon 30

      • 8  
      08
      • 8  
      11
      • 9  
      14
      • 8  
      17
      • 5  
      20
  • Tue 31

      • 8  
      08
      • 9  
      11
      • 9  
      14
      • 3  
      17
      • 2  
      20
  • Wed 01

      • 14  
      08
      • 15  
      11
      • 19  
      14
      • 21  
      17

Detailed Beach and Regional Forecasts - click tab for data

  • Thu 26
    • Beach forecast

      surf range in feet
      TimeDerde SteenBloubergLong BeachSlangkopCape PointMuizenberg
      021-21-21-22-33-40-1
      051-21-21-23-43-51-2
      082-31-21-23-55-71-2
      112-32-31-24-66-81-2
      143-42-31-24-66-81-2
      173-42-32-34-66-81-2
      203-42-32-34-66-81-2
      233-42-32-35-76-81-2
    • Regional forecast

      Time

      hours
      02
      05
      08
      11
      14
      17
      20
      23

      Open Ocean Swell

      feetmperioddir°
      6.41.910.5SW231
      7.42.313.1SW220
      8.52.614.3SW219
      9.22.814.2SW221
      9.42.913.9SW224
      9.52.913.6SW226
      9.52.913.4SW227
      9.62.913.4SW227

      Wind

      ktskphdir°beaufort
      1019SSE146Mod. Wind
      1018SE138Mod. Wind
      815SE129Mod. Wind
      510SE134Light Wind
      510SSE150Light Wind
      816SSE158Mod. Wind
      1020SSE149Mod. Wind
      1121SE137Mod. Wind

      Tides

      time / range
      • High
        • 5:40 AM/1.56m
        • 6:14 PM/1.57m
      • Low
        • 11:51 AM/0.49m
  • Fri 27
    • Beach forecast

      surf range in feet
      TimeDerde SteenBloubergLong BeachSlangkopCape PointMuizenberg
      023-42-32-35-76-81-2
      053-42-32-35-76-81-2
      083-42-31-25-76-81-2
      113-42-32-36-88-101-2
      143-53-42-36-88-101-2
      173-53-43-46-88-101-2
      203-53-43-46-88-101-2
      233-53-43-46-88-101-2
    • Regional forecast

      Time

      hours
      02
      05
      08
      11
      14
      17
      20
      23

      Open Ocean Swell

      feetmperioddir°
      9.62.913.4SW226
      9.83.013.7SW225
      10.13.114.2SW221
      10.73.214.4SW222
      11.23.414.7SW225
      11.43.514.6SW228
      11.13.414.3SW231
      10.73.213.9SW233

      Wind

      ktskphdir°beaufort
      1121SE133Mod. Wind
      1020SE135Mod. Wind
      1019SE143Mod. Wind
      1019SSE150Mod. Wind
      1121SSE157Mod. Wind
      1324SSE146Mod. Wind
      1426SE145Mod. Wind
      1324SE133Mod. Wind

      Tides

      time / range
      • High
        • 6:27 AM/1.49m
      • Low
        • 12:21 AM/0.61m
        • 12:38 PM/0.55m
  • Sat 28
    • Beach forecast

      surf range in feet
      TimeDerde SteenBloubergLong BeachSlangkopCape PointMuizenberg
      023-43-42-36-88-101-2
      053-42-32-35-76-81-2
      083-42-32-35-76-81-2
      113-42-32-35-76-81-2
      143-42-32-34-65-71-2
      172-32-32-34-55-71-2
      202-31-21-23-54-60-1
      232-31-21-23-44-50-1
    • Regional forecast

      Time

      hours
      02
      05
      08
      11
      14
      17
      20
      23

      Open Ocean Swell

      feetmperioddir°
      10.23.113.7SW233
      9.83.013.4SW234
      9.52.913.2SW235
      9.22.813.0SW234
      8.82.712.8SW235
      8.32.512.6SW236
      7.82.412.4WSW237
      7.32.212.1SW236

      Wind

      ktskphdir°beaufort
      1121SE141Mod. Wind
      1019SE144Mod. Wind
      917SE145Mod. Wind
      611SE139Light Wind
      24SE139Calm
      01WSW251Calm
      49WSW237Light Wind
      510SW220Light Wind

      Tides

      time / range
      • High
        • 7:25 AM/1.42m
      • Low
        • 1:20 AM/0.66m
        • 1:38 PM/0.62m
  • Sun 29
    • Beach forecast

      surf range in feet
      TimeDerde SteenBloubergLong BeachSlangkopCape PointMuizenberg
      021-21-21-23-43-50-1
      051-21-21-23-43-40-1
      081-21-21-22-33-40-1
      111-21-21-22-33-40-1
      141-21-21-23-43-40-1
      172-31-21-23-44-50-1
      202-31-21-23-54-61-2
      232-31-21-23-54-61-2
    • Regional forecast

      Time

      hours
      02
      05
      08
      11
      14
      17
      20
      23

      Open Ocean Swell

      feetmperioddir°
      6.82.111.9WSW237
      6.31.911.7WSW239
      6.01.811.7WSW241
      6.11.911.7WSW241
      6.52.011.8WSW239
      7.12.113.4SW232
      7.52.313.6SW231
      7.92.413.4SW231

      Wind

      ktskphdir°beaufort
      01WSW248Calm
      37NW322Calm
      611NW311Light Wind
      916NW320Mod. Wind
      1223NW319Mod. Wind
      1222WNW302Mod. Wind
      918WNW297Mod. Wind
      815NW309Mod. Wind

      Tides

      time / range
      • High
        • 8:38 AM/1.37m
      • Low
        • 2:35 AM/0.67m
        • 2:53 PM/0.66m
  • Mon 30
    • Beach forecast

      surf range in feet
      TimeDerde SteenBloubergLong BeachSlangkopCape PointMuizenberg
      022-32-31-24-55-71-2
      052-32-31-24-55-71-2
      082-32-31-24-55-71-2
      112-32-31-24-54-61-2
      142-32-31-23-54-60-1
      172-31-21-23-54-50-1
      202-31-21-23-44-50-1
      232-31-21-23-43-50-1
    • Regional forecast

      Time

      hours
      02
      05
      08
      11
      14
      17
      20
      23

      Open Ocean Swell

      feetmperioddir°
      8.22.513.0SW232
      8.42.512.7SW233
      8.42.512.5SW234
      8.22.512.4SW235
      8.02.412.3SW236
      7.72.412.3SW236
      7.42.312.1SW236
      7.22.211.9SW236

      Wind

      ktskphdir°beaufort
      815NW324Mod. Wind
      816NNW330Mod. Wind
      816NNW330Mod. Wind
      815NNW334Mod. Wind
      916NW325Mod. Wind
      815WNW299Mod. Wind
      59WNW286Light Wind
      25NW325Calm

      Tides

      time / range
      • High
        • 10:02 AM/1.38m
      • Low
        • 3:59 AM/0.64m
        • 4:14 PM/0.64m
  • Tue 31
    • Beach forecast

      surf range in feet
      TimeDerde SteenBloubergLong BeachSlangkopCape PointMuizenberg
      022-31-21-23-43-50-1
      052-31-21-23-44-50-1
      082-31-21-23-54-61-2
      112-31-21-24-55-71-2
      142-32-31-24-55-71-2
      172-32-31-24-66-81-2
      203-42-32-35-76-81-2
      233-42-31-25-76-81-2
    • Regional forecast

      Time

      hours
      02
      05
      08
      11
      14
      17
      20
      23

      Open Ocean Swell

      feetmperioddir°
      7.12.211.8SW236
      7.42.312.3SW233
      8.02.513.9SW222
      8.62.613.8SW223
      9.12.813.4SW223
      9.52.913.4SW224
      10.03.013.7SW223
      10.33.114.1SW220

      Wind

      ktskphdir°beaufort
      611NNW343Light Wind
      917NW323Mod. Wind
      815NW321Mod. Wind
      917NNW332Mod. Wind
      917WNW292Mod. Wind
      37NW318Calm
      25WNW291Calm
      24NNW326Calm

      Tides

      time / range
      • High
        • 11:20 AM/1.44m
      • Low
        • 5:14 AM/0.56m
        • 5:27 PM/0.58m
  • Wed 01
    • Beach forecast

      surf range in feet
      TimeDerde SteenBloubergLong BeachSlangkopCape PointMuizenberg
      023-42-31-25-76-81-2
      053-42-31-25-76-82-3
      082-32-31-24-66-82-3
      112-32-31-24-66-81-2
      142-32-31-24-66-81-2
      172-32-31-24-66-81-2
      203-42-31-25-78-101-2
      233-42-32-36-88-102-3
    • Regional forecast

      Time

      hours
      02
      05
      08
      11
      14
      17
      20
      23

      Open Ocean Swell

      feetmperioddir°
      10.43.214.2SW220
      10.23.115.0SW218
      10.03.015.1SW216
      9.73.014.6SW218
      9.62.914.3SW218
      9.93.014.2SW219
      10.63.213.9SW219
      11.83.613.5SW219

      Wind

      ktskphdir°beaufort
      510N354Light Wind
      1019N352Mod. Wind
      1426NW321Mod. Wind
      1529NW324Fresh Wind
      1936NW321Fresh Wind
      2140NW318Strong Wind
      2445NW314Strong Wind
      2649WNW295Strong Wind

      Tides

      time / range
      • High
        • 12:25 PM/1.54m
      • Low
        • 6:16 AM/0.45m
        • 6:29 PM/0.50m

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