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Wild Coast

Tuesday 21 March 2017

Three more days of stiff onshore beasterly yeasterly from Tuesday through Wednesday and into Thursday which all look like write-off days despite solid 4' south swell x 15 seconds lasting through Tuesday and tapering off Wednesday. Friday a stiff S buster has come through and its sideshore and not ideal either. Strong winds. White caps. New groundswell 4-5' has arrived Saturday in much milder winds, but not great direction. Expect light to moderate southerlies, moderate SE onshore later.

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Wild Coast

  • Sea Temp: 23.9 Degrees C
  • Sunset: 6:07 PM
  • Sunrise: 6:18 AM

Swell Height And Direction (feet)

  • Wed 29

      • 5  
      • 4  
      • 4  
      • 5  
      • 5  
  • Thu 30

      • 8  
      • 9  
      • 9  
      • 9  
      • 9  
  • Fri 31

      • 8  
      • 8  
      • 8  
      • 7  
      • 7  
  • Sat 01

      • 6  
      • 6  
      • 6  
      • 6  
      • 6  
  • Sun 02

      • 6  
      • 6  
      • 7  
      • 7  
      • 8  
  • Mon 03

      • 10  
      • 10  
      • 9  
      • 8  
      • 7  
  • Tue 04

      • 8  
      • 8  
      • 8  
      • 8  
      • 10  
      08
      • 10  
      11
      • 10  
      14
      • 11  
      17
      • 15  
      20
      • 15  
      08
      • 14  
      11
      • 10  
      14
      • 9  
      17
      • 9  
      20
      • 8  
      08
      • 9  
      11
      • 10  
      14
      • 10  
      17
      • 11  
      20
      • 11  
      08
      • 11  
      11
      • 11  
      14
      • 11  
      17
      • 11  
      20
      • 13  
      08
      • 13  
      11
      • 12  
      14
      • 13  
      17
      • 9  
      20
      • 11  
      08
      • 10  
      11
      • 11  
      14
      • 12  
      17
      • 12  
      20
      • 13  
      08
      • 13  
      11
      • 13  
      14
      • 13  
      17

Wind Speed And Direction (knots)

  • Wed 29

      • 7  
      08
      • 6  
      11
      • 10  
      14
      • 14  
      17
      • 17  
      20
  • Thu 30

      • 24  
      08
      • 24  
      11
      • 23  
      14
      • 23  
      17
      • 22  
      20
  • Fri 31

      • 17  
      08
      • 9  
      11
      • 2  
      14
      • 8  
      17
      • 12  
      20
  • Sat 01

      • 12  
      08
      • 12  
      11
      • 11  
      14
      • 9  
      17
      • 8  
      20
  • Sun 02

      • 11  
      08
      • 13  
      11
      • 19  
      14
      • 23  
      17
      • 26  
      20
  • Mon 03

      • 24  
      08
      • 21  
      11
      • 16  
      14
      • 11  
      17
      • 6  
      20
  • Tue 04

      • 12  
      08
      • 13  
      11
      • 16  
      14
      • 18  
      17

Detailed Beach and Regional Forecasts - click tab for data

  • Wed 29
    • Beach forecast

      surf range in feet
      TimeKei MouthWild Coast ReefPoint BreaksPort St JohnsCoffee Bay
      081-21-21-21-21-2
      111-21-21-21-21-2
      141-21-21-21-21-2
      171-21-21-21-21-2
      202-31-21-22-32-3
      233-42-31-22-32-3
    • Regional forecast

      Time

      hours
      08
      11
      14
      17
      20
      23

      Open Ocean Swell

      feetmperioddir°
      4.61.49.8SSE147
      4.41.39.8SE145
      4.41.39.9SE144
      4.61.411.1SSE157
      5.21.614.5SSW199
      6.01.816.7SW218

      Wind

      ktskphdir°beaufort
      713S175Mod. Wind
      611SE126Light Wind
      1018E79Mod. Wind
      1427ENE57Mod. Wind
      1732NE44Fresh Wind
      1936NE37Fresh Wind

      Tides

      time / range
      • High
        • 4:28 AM/2.27m
        • 4:46 PM/2.15m
      • Low
        • 10:38 AM/0.26m
        • 10:49 PM/0.27m
  • Thu 30
    • Beach forecast

      surf range in feet
      TimeKei MouthWild Coast ReefPoint BreaksPort St JohnsCoffee Bay
      023-42-32-33-42-3
      053-52-32-33-42-3
      084-52-32-33-53-4
      114-53-43-44-53-4
      143-53-42-33-53-4
      172-33-53-43-43-4
      202-33-53-43-43-4
      232-30-12-32-32-3
    • Regional forecast

      Time

      hours
      02
      05
      08
      11
      14
      17
      20
      23

      Open Ocean Swell

      feetmperioddir°
      6.82.115.9SW218
      7.52.315.3SW218
      8.22.514.7SW217
      8.72.614.4SW218
      8.92.710.1SSW201
      8.92.79.4SE140
      8.82.79.4SE139
      8.62.67.8NE48

      Wind

      ktskphdir°beaufort
      2038NNE33Fresh Wind
      2241NNE31Strong Wind
      2444NNE30Strong Wind
      2444NNE30Strong Wind
      2344NNE32Strong Wind
      2343NNE33Strong Wind
      2241NNE29Strong Wind
      2241NNE28Strong Wind

      Tides

      time / range
      • High
        • 5:04 AM/2.25m
        • 5:23 PM/2.10m
      • Low
        • 11:14 AM/0.29m
        • 11:25 PM/0.34m
  • Fri 31
    • Beach forecast

      surf range in feet
      TimeKei MouthWild Coast ReefPoint BreaksPort St JohnsCoffee Bay
      022-30-12-32-32-3
      052-31-22-32-32-3
      083-41-22-32-32-3
      113-41-23-43-43-4
      143-42-32-33-43-4
      173-42-32-33-42-3
      203-42-32-32-32-3
      232-32-31-22-32-3
    • Regional forecast

      Time

      hours
      02
      05
      08
      11
      14
      17
      20
      23

      Open Ocean Swell

      feetmperioddir°
      8.52.67.5NE49
      8.42.67.6NE50
      8.22.58.2ENE58
      7.92.48.8ENE66
      7.52.310.4S191
      7.22.210.4S191
      6.92.110.9SSW205
      6.72.010.8SSW205

      Wind

      ktskphdir°beaufort
      2139NNE25Strong Wind
      2037NNE21Fresh Wind
      1732NNE15Fresh Wind
      918NNE15Mod. Wind
      24S175Calm
      816SSW205Mod. Wind
      1223SSW198Mod. Wind
      1427SSW197Mod. Wind

      Tides

      time / range
      • High
        • 5:41 AM/2.17m
        • 6:02 PM/2.00m
      • Low
        • 11:51 AM/0.38m
  • Sat 01
    • Beach forecast

      surf range in feet
      TimeKei MouthWild Coast ReefPoint BreaksPort St JohnsCoffee Bay
      022-31-21-22-32-3
      052-31-21-22-31-2
      082-31-21-22-31-2
      112-31-21-22-31-2
      142-31-21-22-31-2
      172-31-21-22-31-2
      202-31-21-22-31-2
      232-31-21-22-31-2
    • Regional forecast

      Time

      hours
      02
      05
      08
      11
      14
      17
      20
      23

      Open Ocean Swell

      feetmperioddir°
      6.52.010.7SSW205
      6.11.910.6SSW204
      5.91.810.9SSW209
      6.01.811.4SW214
      6.11.911.4SW217
      6.01.811.1SW217
      5.81.810.9SW216
      5.81.810.7SSW213

      Wind

      ktskphdir°beaufort
      1528SSW198Fresh Wind
      1325SSW195Mod. Wind
      1222SSW195Mod. Wind
      1222S189Mod. Wind
      1120S171Mod. Wind
      917SE141Mod. Wind
      815ESE112Mod. Wind
      917E88Mod. Wind

      Tides

      time / range
      • High
        • 6:22 AM/2.03m
      • Low
        • 12:03 AM/0.45m
        • 12:31 PM/0.52m
  • Sun 02
    • Beach forecast

      surf range in feet
      TimeKei MouthWild Coast ReefPoint BreaksPort St JohnsCoffee Bay
      022-31-21-22-31-2
      052-31-21-22-31-2
      082-31-21-22-31-2
      112-31-21-22-31-2
      142-31-21-22-31-2
      173-42-31-23-42-3
      202-33-43-43-43-4
      233-52-33-53-53-5
    • Regional forecast

      Time

      hours
      02
      05
      08
      11
      14
      17
      20
      23

      Open Ocean Swell

      feetmperioddir°
      6.01.812.0SSW214
      6.31.912.6SW218
      6.42.012.6SW218
      6.41.912.5SW219
      6.52.012.4SW219
      7.22.212.6SW218
      8.32.58.9SE142
      9.12.88.7ENE75

      Wind

      ktskphdir°beaufort
      1020ENE70Mod. Wind
      1121ENE58Mod. Wind
      1120NE47Mod. Wind
      1325NE41Mod. Wind
      1935NE38Fresh Wind
      2343NE36Strong Wind
      2648NNE29Strong Wind
      2547NNE23Strong Wind

      Tides

      time / range
      • High
        • 7:07 AM/1.86m
      • Low
        • 12:45 AM/0.61m
        • 1:17 PM/0.69m
  • Mon 03
    • Beach forecast

      surf range in feet
      TimeKei MouthWild Coast ReefPoint BreaksPort St JohnsCoffee Bay
      024-53-44-54-54-5
      054-63-43-44-53-5
      084-63-43-44-63-5
      114-63-43-44-54-5
      144-53-43-44-53-5
      173-52-32-33-43-4
      203-42-32-33-42-3
      233-42-32-33-42-3
    • Regional forecast

      Time

      hours
      02
      05
      08
      11
      14
      17
      20
      23

      Open Ocean Swell

      feetmperioddir°
      9.42.99.2E79
      9.12.811.3SSW192
      10.03.010.8SSW209
      9.93.010.1S182
      9.02.810.9SSW197
      8.02.411.7SSW202
      7.22.212.4SSW211
      6.82.113.5SW216

      Wind

      ktskphdir°beaufort
      1936NNE14Fresh Wind
      2445SW224Strong Wind
      2445SW217Strong Wind
      2139SW217Strong Wind
      1631SSW200Fresh Wind
      1120S176Mod. Wind
      611SSE157Light Wind
      59E101Light Wind

      Tides

      time / range
      • High
        • 8:06 AM/1.66m
      • Low
        • 1:37 AM/0.79m
        • 2:17 PM/0.86m
  • Tue 04
    • Beach forecast

      surf range in feet
      TimeKei MouthWild Coast ReefPoint BreaksPort St JohnsCoffee Bay
      023-42-32-33-42-3
      053-52-32-33-53-4
      084-53-42-33-53-4
      113-52-32-33-53-4
      143-42-32-33-42-3
      173-42-32-33-42-3
      203-42-32-33-42-3
      233-42-32-33-42-3
    • Regional forecast

      Time

      hours
      02
      05
      08
      11
      14
      17
      20
      23

      Open Ocean Swell

      feetmperioddir°
      7.32.213.5SSW213
      8.22.513.4SSW212
      8.42.613.2SSW212
      8.12.513.1SSW212
      7.72.412.9SSW213
      7.52.312.7SSW213
      7.32.212.5SSW213
      7.12.212.4SSW213

      Wind

      ktskphdir°beaufort
      510ENE76Light Wind
      916ENE58Mod. Wind
      1223NE47Mod. Wind
      1325NE53Mod. Wind
      1630NE55Fresh Wind
      1833NE51Fresh Wind
      1631NE42Fresh Wind
      1426NE41Mod. Wind

      Tides

      time / range
      • High
        • 9:41 AM/1.52m
      • Low
        • 2:58 AM/0.96m
        • 4:03 PM/0.97m

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