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Melkbos to Cape Agulhas

Tuesday 9 February 2016

Small 3' leftovers likely Tuesday in light, clean SE seas. A hot day, with light SE brushing small swell. False Bay runs 3' in mild mushy onshore. Wednesday trickle of 2' surf in glassy seas. Muizies 1' and fun with no wind. Might be a bit of east swell. Mild mushy SW onshore picks up on open coast side. Thursday mild bumpy SW breezes blow as a long range long lulled smaller than expected pulse slowly pushes, with 3' sets by 11am, 4' sets by 4pm. Fun light onshore early 1' going on bumpy onshore 2' Muizies. Friday new swell shows 4' in moderate going fresh S. Muizies 1-2' and bumpy onshore. Saturday fresh S and small nowhere swell. Weak S direction pushes 2-3' sets into False Bay.

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Cape Peninsula

  • Sea Temp: 15.6 Degrees C
  • Sunset: 7:44 PM
  • Sunrise: 6:16 AM

Swell Height And Direction (feet)

  • Wed 10

      • 6  
      • 5  
      • 5  
      • 5  
      • 5  
  • Thu 11

      • 5  
      • 5  
      • 5  
      • 6  
      • 6  
  • Fri 12

      • 7  
      • 7  
      • 8  
      • 8  
      • 9  
  • Sat 13

      • 8  
      • 8  
      • 8  
      • 8  
      • 8  
  • Sun 14

      • 8  
      • 8  
      • 8  
      • 8  
      • 9  
  • Mon 15

      • 9  
      • 9  
      • 8  
      • 8  
      • 8  
  • Tue 16

      • 7  
      • 7  
      • 6  
      • 6  
      • 11  
      08
      • 11  
      11
      • 11  
      14
      • 11  
      17
      • 11  
      20
      • 11  
      08
      • 14  
      11
      • 16  
      14
      • 15  
      17
      • 15  
      20
      • 13  
      08
      • 13  
      11
      • 13  
      14
      • 13  
      17
      • 12  
      20
      • 9  
      08
      • 9  
      11
      • 9  
      14
      • 9  
      17
      • 9  
      20
      • 9  
      08
      • 9  
      11
      • 10  
      14
      • 10  
      17
      • 10  
      20
      • 10  
      08
      • 10  
      11
      • 10  
      14
      • 10  
      17
      • 10  
      20
      • 16  
      08
      • 15  
      11
      • 15  
      14
      • 14  
      17

Wind Speed And Direction (knots)

  • Wed 10

      • 3  
      08
      • 1  
      11
      • 5  
      14
      • 8  
      17
      • 9  
      20
  • Thu 11

      • 8  
      08
      • 8  
      11
      • 9  
      14
      • 11  
      17
      • 14  
      20
  • Fri 12

      • 12  
      08
      • 13  
      11
      • 15  
      14
      • 17  
      17
      • 18  
      20
  • Sat 13

      • 18  
      08
      • 16  
      11
      • 16  
      14
      • 17  
      17
      • 15  
      20
  • Sun 14

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

      • 14  
      08
      • 13  
      11
      • 12  
      14
      • 13  
      17
      • 14  
      20
  • Tue 16

      • 11  
      08
      • 9  
      11
      • 9  
      14
      • 10  
      17

Detailed Beach and Regional Forecasts - click tab for data

  • Wed 10
    • Beach forecast

      surf range in feet
      TimeDerde SteenBloubergLong BeachSlangkopCape PointMuizenberg
      080-10-10-11-22-30-1
      110-10-10-11-22-30-1
      140-10-10-11-22-30-1
      170-10-10-11-21-20-1
      200-10-10-11-21-20-1
      230-10-10-11-21-20-1
    • Regional forecast

      Time

      hours
      08
      11
      14
      17
      20
      23

      Open Ocean Swell

      feetmperioddir°
      5.61.711.1SW214
      5.21.611.2SW218
      4.91.511.0SW221
      4.71.410.9SW223
      4.51.410.8SW222
      4.51.410.7SW222

      Wind

      ktskphdir°beaufort
      37SSE157Calm
      11WNW289Calm
      510W278Light Wind
      815WSW242Mod. Wind
      918SW215Mod. Wind
      918SSW200Mod. Wind

      Tides

      time / range
      • High
        • 4:28 AM/1.96m
        • 4:45 PM/1.88m
      • Low
        • 10:39 AM/0.26m
        • 10:53 PM/0.24m
  • Thu 11
    • Beach forecast

      surf range in feet
      TimeDerde SteenBloubergLong BeachSlangkopCape PointMuizenberg
      020-10-10-11-21-20-1
      050-10-10-11-21-20-1
      080-10-10-11-21-20-1
      111-20-10-12-32-30-1
      141-21-20-12-33-40-1
      171-21-21-22-33-40-1
      201-21-21-23-43-40-1
      231-21-21-23-43-50-1
    • Regional forecast

      Time

      hours
      02
      05
      08
      11
      14
      17
      20
      23

      Open Ocean Swell

      feetmperioddir°
      4.61.410.6SW221
      4.61.410.5SW221
      4.81.511.0SW221
      5.01.514.2SW225
      5.31.615.9SW227
      5.71.715.4SW227
      6.11.915.0SW227
      6.42.014.5SW227

      Wind

      ktskphdir°beaufort
      917SSW197Mod. Wind
      917SSW196Mod. Wind
      816S191Mod. Wind
      815S191Mod. Wind
      916SSW193Mod. Wind
      1121SSW192Mod. Wind
      1426S181Mod. Wind
      1426SSE169Mod. Wind

      Tides

      time / range
      • High
        • 5:08 AM/1.95m
        • 5:27 PM/1.82m
      • Low
        • 11:21 AM/0.29m
        • 11:33 PM/0.30m
  • Fri 12
    • Beach forecast

      surf range in feet
      TimeDerde SteenBloubergLong BeachSlangkopCape PointMuizenberg
      021-21-21-23-43-50-1
      051-21-21-23-43-50-1
      081-21-21-23-43-50-1
      112-31-21-23-44-51-2
      142-31-21-23-44-51-2
      172-31-21-23-54-61-2
      202-31-21-23-44-61-2
      231-21-20-13-44-51-2
    • Regional forecast

      Time

      hours
      02
      05
      08
      11
      14
      17
      20
      23

      Open Ocean Swell

      feetmperioddir°
      6.62.014.2SW226
      6.82.113.8SW227
      7.02.113.4SW226
      7.32.213.2SW225
      7.72.312.9SW227
      8.12.512.6SW226
      8.62.611.7SW220
      8.72.610.7SSW210

      Wind

      ktskphdir°beaufort
      1223SSE166Mod. Wind
      1223SSE167Mod. Wind
      1222SSE166Mod. Wind
      1324S171Mod. Wind
      1529S175Fresh Wind
      1732S170Fresh Wind
      1834SSE161Fresh Wind
      1732SSE164Fresh Wind

      Tides

      time / range
      • High
        • 5:50 AM/1.90m
        • 6:12 PM/1.73m
      • Low
        • 12:05 PM/0.36m
  • Sat 13
    • Beach forecast

      surf range in feet
      TimeDerde SteenBloubergLong BeachSlangkopCape PointMuizenberg
      020-10-10-13-43-52-3
      050-10-10-13-43-52-3
      080-10-10-12-33-42-3
      110-10-10-12-33-42-3
      140-10-10-12-33-42-3
      170-10-10-12-33-42-3
      200-10-10-12-33-42-3
      230-10-10-12-33-42-3
    • Regional forecast

      Time

      hours
      02
      05
      08
      11
      14
      17
      20
      23

      Open Ocean Swell

      feetmperioddir°
      8.62.69.8SSW200
      8.42.69.5SSW192
      8.42.59.4S186
      8.22.59.4S182
      8.12.59.4S180
      8.12.59.4S177
      8.22.59.4S175
      8.22.59.5S172

      Wind

      ktskphdir°beaufort
      1834SSE167Fresh Wind
      1935SSE168Fresh Wind
      1834S169Fresh Wind
      1630S177Fresh Wind
      1631S189Fresh Wind
      1731S189Fresh Wind
      1528S190Fresh Wind
      1629S189Fresh Wind

      Tides

      time / range
      • High
        • 6:36 AM/1.80m
      • Low
        • 12:17 AM/0.40m
        • 12:55 PM/0.46m
  • Sun 14
    • Beach forecast

      surf range in feet
      TimeDerde SteenBloubergLong BeachSlangkopCape PointMuizenberg
      020-10-10-12-33-42-3
      050-10-10-12-33-42-3
      080-10-10-12-33-42-3
      110-10-10-12-33-42-3
      140-10-10-12-33-42-3
      170-10-10-12-33-42-3
      200-10-10-12-33-43-4
      230-10-10-13-43-53-4
    • Regional forecast

      Time

      hours
      02
      05
      08
      11
      14
      17
      20
      23

      Open Ocean Swell

      feetmperioddir°
      8.12.59.6S171
      7.92.49.5S171
      7.72.39.3S172
      7.72.39.3S172
      7.92.49.5S173
      8.32.59.8S173
      8.72.610.1S171
      8.82.710.3S170

      Wind

      ktskphdir°beaufort
      1324S190Mod. Wind
      1325SSW193Mod. Wind
      1223SSW195Mod. Wind
      1121SSW203Mod. Wind
      1324SSW210Mod. Wind
      1427SSW206Mod. Wind
      1527SSW198Fresh Wind
      1426SSW197Mod. Wind

      Tides

      time / range
      • High
        • 7:28 AM/1.68m
      • Low
        • 1:07 AM/0.53m
        • 1:53 PM/0.58m
  • Mon 15
    • Beach forecast

      surf range in feet
      TimeDerde SteenBloubergLong BeachSlangkopCape PointMuizenberg
      020-10-10-13-43-53-4
      050-10-10-13-43-53-4
      080-10-10-13-43-53-4
      110-10-10-12-33-42-3
      140-10-10-12-33-42-3
      170-10-10-12-33-42-3
      200-10-10-12-33-42-3
      230-10-10-12-32-32-3
    • Regional forecast

      Time

      hours
      02
      05
      08
      11
      14
      17
      20
      23

      Open Ocean Swell

      feetmperioddir°
      8.92.710.3S171
      8.82.710.3S173
      8.72.610.1S176
      8.52.69.9S177
      8.42.59.6S178
      8.22.59.5S175
      8.02.59.6S170
      7.72.49.6SSE168

      Wind

      ktskphdir°beaufort
      1325SSW202Mod. Wind
      1426SSW209Mod. Wind
      1426SSW211Mod. Wind
      1325SSW212Mod. Wind
      1223SSW211Mod. Wind
      1324SSW206Mod. Wind
      1426SSW193Mod. Wind
      1325S185Mod. Wind

      Tides

      time / range
      • High
        • 8:33 AM/1.55m
      • Low
        • 2:09 AM/0.66m
        • 3:10 PM/0.69m
  • Tue 16
    • Beach forecast

      surf range in feet
      TimeDerde SteenBloubergLong BeachSlangkopCape PointMuizenberg
      020-10-10-11-22-32-3
      050-10-10-11-22-32-3
      082-31-21-23-44-51-2
      111-21-21-23-43-50-1
      141-21-21-23-43-50-1
      171-21-21-23-43-40-1
      201-21-21-22-33-40-1
      231-21-21-22-33-40-1
    • Regional forecast

      Time

      hours
      02
      05
      08
      11
      14
      17
      20
      23

      Open Ocean Swell

      feetmperioddir°
      7.42.39.5SSE165
      7.12.19.3SSE163
      6.82.115.5SW228
      6.52.015.3SW228
      6.31.914.7SW230
      6.11.914.4SW229
      6.01.814.2SW228
      5.91.813.8SW230

      Wind

      ktskphdir°beaufort
      1325S180Mod. Wind
      1223S175Mod. Wind
      1121S171Mod. Wind
      917S170Mod. Wind
      917S184Mod. Wind
      1019S191Mod. Wind
      1222S182Mod. Wind
      1222SSE162Mod. Wind

      Tides

      time / range
      • High
        • 9:57 AM/1.46m
      • Low
        • 3:35 AM/0.76m
        • 4:46 PM/0.72m

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