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Namaqualand and N Cape

Sporadically updated

Cranking though inconsistent long range swell to 5' rises gradually Wednesday to six foot in kiff light S winds in morning, going moderate or fresh S in arvi. Thursday 4-6' lines still running a bit more consistent in moderate to fresh S breezes. Friday swell has dropped to 4' open coast with light S winds going moderate. Saturday light NW to N breeze for a mild onshore bump and small 3ft surf likely open coast. Sunday small to flat conditions with light NW to N breezes puffing moderately bumpy onshore.

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Swell height and direction Swell period (interval) in seconds Surface Wind around South Africa CSIR buoy Saldanha Bay table-bay-buoy Webcam for Table View Webcam for Blouberg
Swell
height
Swell
period
Surface
wind
CSIR buoy
Saldanha Bay
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Table Bay
Webcam
TableView
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Weather Alexander Bay
  • Sea Temp: 9.9 Degrees C
  • Sunset: 5:50 PM
  • Sunrise: 7:51 AM

Swell Height And Direction (feet)

  • Mon 06

      • 12  
      • 11  
      • 11  
      • 11  
      • 11  
  • Tue 07

      • 9  
      • 9  
      • 9  
      • 11  
      • 12  
  • Wed 08

      • 10  
      • 9  
      • 8  
      • 8  
      • 8  
  • Thu 09

      • 7  
      • 8  
      • 8  
      • 10  
      • 13  
  • Fri 10

      • 14  
      • 14  
      • 14  
      • 14  
      • 14  
  • Sat 11

      • 13  
      • 12  
      • 12  
      • 12  
      • 12  
  • Sun 12

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

Wind Speed And Direction (knots)

  • Mon 06

      • 3  
      08
      • 4  
      11
      • 7  
      14
      • 2  
      17
      • 5  
      20
  • Tue 07

      • 9  
      08
      • 14  
      11
      • 20  
      14
      • 25  
      17
      • 25  
      20
  • Wed 08

      • 11  
      08
      • 6  
      11
      • 5  
      14
      • 12  
      17
      • 15  
      20
  • Thu 09

      • 17  
      08
      • 17  
      11
      • 20  
      14
      • 22  
      17
      • 23  
      20
  • Fri 10

      • 16  
      08
      • 18  
      11
      • 15  
      14
      • 13  
      17
      • 9  
      20
  • Sat 11

      • 9  
      08
      • 13  
      11
      • 11  
      14
      • 11  
      17
      • 15  
      20
  • Sun 12

      • 1  
      08
      • 3  
      11
      • 8  
      14
      • 8  
      17

Detailed Beach and Regional Forecasts - click tab for data

  • Mon 06
    • Beach forecast

      surf range in feet
      TimePort Nolloth
      026-8
      056-8
      086-8
      116-8
      146-8
      176-8
      206-8
      235-7
    • Regional forecast

      Time

      hours
      02
      05
      08
      11
      14
      17
      20
      23

      Open Ocean Swell

      feetmperioddir°
      11.73.614.8SW230
      11.53.514.5SW230
      11.53.514.4SW230
      11.33.514.2SW230
      11.23.414.0SW227
      11.03.413.8SW226
      10.73.213.8SW226
      10.33.113.7SW225

      Wind

      ktskphdir°beaufort
      917SSE155Mod. Wind
      611SSE150Light Wind
      36SSE158Calm
      47SSW204Light Wind
      713SSW206Mod. Wind
      25SSW201Calm
      510SW224Light Wind
      510S178Light Wind

      Tides

      time / range
      • High
        • 3:54 AM/1.69m
        • 4:24 PM/1.70m
      • Low
        • 10:08 AM/0.34m
        • 10:30 PM/0.46m
  • Tue 07
    • Beach forecast

      surf range in feet
      TimePort Nolloth
      025-7
      054-6
      084-5
      114-5
      144-6
      176-8
      208-10
      238-10
    • Regional forecast

      Time

      hours
      02
      05
      08
      11
      14
      17
      20
      23

      Open Ocean Swell

      feetmperioddir°
      9.83.013.5SW225
      9.32.813.2SW226
      8.82.712.9SW223
      8.62.612.8SW221
      9.42.912.6SW219
      11.13.412.7SW218
      12.33.812.8SW218
      12.43.812.6SW219

      Wind

      ktskphdir°beaufort
      611SSE148Light Wind
      714SE146Mod. Wind
      917SE132Mod. Wind
      1426SE138Mod. Wind
      2037SSE157Fresh Wind
      2546SSE156Strong Wind
      2547SSE152Strong Wind
      2344SE140Strong Wind

      Tides

      time / range
      • High
        • 4:33 AM/1.64m
        • 5:02 PM/1.68m
      • Low
        • 10:44 AM/0.38m
        • 11:10 PM/0.50m
  • Wed 08
    • Beach forecast

      surf range in feet
      TimePort Nolloth
      026-8
      055-7
      084-6
      114-5
      143-5
      173-4
      203-4
      233-4
    • Regional forecast

      Time

      hours
      02
      05
      08
      11
      14
      17
      20
      23

      Open Ocean Swell

      feetmperioddir°
      11.63.512.4SW220
      10.63.212.1SW219
      9.62.911.9SW220
      8.82.711.7SW221
      8.12.511.5SW220
      7.72.311.3SW218
      7.52.311.3SW218
      7.62.311.2SW219

      Wind

      ktskphdir°beaufort
      1936SE138Fresh Wind
      1731SE129Fresh Wind
      1122E93Mod. Wind
      611ENE76Light Wind
      59N358Light Wind
      1222NW315Mod. Wind
      1529NNW337Fresh Wind
      1834NNW333Fresh Wind

      Tides

      time / range
      • High
        • 5:12 AM/1.58m
        • 5:41 PM/1.64m
      • Low
        • 11:20 AM/0.43m
        • 11:50 PM/0.55m
  • Thu 09
    • Beach forecast

      surf range in feet
      TimePort Nolloth
      023-4
      053-4
      083-4
      113-4
      143-5
      176-8
      208-10
      2310-12
    • Regional forecast

      Time

      hours
      02
      05
      08
      11
      14
      17
      20
      23

      Open Ocean Swell

      feetmperioddir°
      7.72.411.2SW220
      7.62.311.3SW222
      7.42.311.4SW225
      7.52.311.3SW226
      8.42.512.2SW228
      10.03.117.0SW227
      12.63.816.2SW228
      14.84.515.8SW229

      Wind

      ktskphdir°beaufort
      1936NW318Fresh Wind
      1834NW320Fresh Wind
      1731NW323Fresh Wind
      1732NW314Fresh Wind
      2038NW326Fresh Wind
      2241NW325Strong Wind
      2343NW321Strong Wind
      2547NW322Strong Wind

      Tides

      time / range
      • High
        • 5:50 AM/1.50m
        • 6:20 PM/1.58m
      • Low
        • 11:55 AM/0.49m
  • Fri 10
    • Beach forecast

      surf range in feet
      TimePort Nolloth
      0210-15
      0510-12
      0810-12
      118-10
      148-10
      178-10
      208-10
      238-10
    • Regional forecast

      Time

      hours
      02
      05
      08
      11
      14
      17
      20
      23

      Open Ocean Swell

      feetmperioddir°
      15.44.716.1SW230
      14.74.515.3SW232
      14.34.414.9SW234
      14.34.314.3SW235
      14.04.314.1SW236
      13.84.213.7WSW236
      13.74.213.4SW235
      13.74.213.2SW234

      Wind

      ktskphdir°beaufort
      2241NW307Strong Wind
      1427W268Mod. Wind
      1631WSW251Fresh Wind
      1834WSW255Fresh Wind
      1529WSW247Fresh Wind
      1324SW231Mod. Wind
      917SW215Mod. Wind
      510SSW196Light Wind

      Tides

      time / range
      • High
        • 6:30 AM/1.42m
      • Low
        • 12:32 AM/0.61m
        • 12:33 PM/0.57m
  • Sat 11
    • Beach forecast

      surf range in feet
      TimePort Nolloth
      028-10
      058-10
      086-8
      116-8
      146-8
      176-8
      206-8
      236-8
    • Regional forecast

      Time

      hours
      02
      05
      08
      11
      14
      17
      20
      23

      Open Ocean Swell

      feetmperioddir°
      13.74.212.9SW233
      13.54.112.8SW233
      13.04.012.8SW234
      12.43.812.9SW234
      11.93.612.9SW234
      11.63.512.9SW233
      11.63.513.0SW231
      11.63.513.2SW228

      Wind

      ktskphdir°beaufort
      24S184Calm
      37NE50Calm
      916NE52Mod. Wind
      1324E79Mod. Wind
      1122ESE118Mod. Wind
      1121SSE150Mod. Wind
      1529SE146Fresh Wind
      917SE128Mod. Wind

      Tides

      time / range
      • High
        • 7:14 AM/1.34m
      • Low
        • 1:17 AM/0.67m
        • 1:15 PM/0.64m
  • Sun 12
    • Beach forecast

      surf range in feet
      TimePort Nolloth
      026-8
      056-8
      086-8
      115-7
      144-6
      174-6
      204-5
      234-5
    • Regional forecast

      Time

      hours
      02
      05
      08
      11
      14
      17
      20
      23

      Open Ocean Swell

      feetmperioddir°
      11.43.513.2SW225
      11.03.413.2SW222
      10.53.213.1SW223
      9.93.013.0SW222
      9.42.912.9SW221
      9.02.712.8SW220
      8.72.612.8SW220
      8.72.612.8SW221

      Wind

      ktskphdir°beaufort
      510E82Light Wind
      37ENE59Calm
      12NW323Calm
      36NNW338Calm
      816W264Mod. Wind
      816W262Mod. Wind
      816WNW286Mod. Wind
      1324NNW336Mod. Wind

      Tides

      time / range
      • High
        • 8:05 AM/1.28m
      • Low
        • 2:09 AM/0.72m
        • 2:06 PM/0.71m
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