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Alkantstrand ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.3
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 4.0
Crowds: 3.3

Overall: 3.8

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  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Alkantstrand (light winds from the NW at Richards Bay 9 km from Alkantstrand). 1.4m 8 s period swell from S with an additional 1.2m 7 s period swell from SE
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Light
6 km/h
NW
Clean
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Alkantstrand Surf Forecast / KZN North / South Africa

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 7 pm Saturday 18 Aug 2018 SAST

Alkantstrand surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.

Today's Alkantstrand sea temperature is 21.5 °C (Statistics for 18 Aug 1981-2005 - mean: 21.5 max: 22.3 min: 20.3 °C)

Saturday 18Sunday 19Monday 20
5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM
Rating
(10 max)
3
1
3
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
3
3
3
3
2
3
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
1.3
S
1.1
S
1.3
SSW
1.2
SSW
1
S
0.9
SSW
1
S
0.9
S
0.9
S
0.7
S
0.9
S
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.7
S
0.5
SSW
0.8
SSW
Period(s) (?)9812131212121212141414131313171615
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)251165519476284252295232228198311308295273280297138263
Wind
(km/h)
10
WSW
10
NW
10
NNW
15
N
20
NNE
25
NNE
30
NNE
30
NNE
25
NNE
25
NNE
25
N
20
NNW
5
WNW
5
WNW
5
S
20
S
15
S
15
SW
Wind State(?)cross-
off
crosscrosscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
ononcross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
off
glassglasscross-
off
cross-
off
off
Tide State(?)
lowflowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowflowhighebblow
High Tide
/ height (m)


8:33PM
1.39



9:00AM
1.25



9:57PM
1.26




11:03AM
1.17


Low Tide
/ height (m)
2:09PM
0.57



2:52AM
0.70



3:18PM
0.73



4:38AM
0.79




5:27PM
0.80

Note: the tide data above is calculated at the surf break location.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Alkantstrand blow from the SW.
 Saturday 18Sunday 19Monday 20
5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM
light rain
rain showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
Summary
light rainrain shwrsclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearsome clouds
Rain (mm)
11----------------
Temp. °C
161615151516192322212120191924222020
Chill °C (?)
161614141415182322212120191924222020
Sunrise
-----6:18-------6:18----
Sunset
5:30-------5:30-------5:30-

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