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Ansteys ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.5
Consistency of Surf: 2.5
Difficulty Level: 3.5
Wind and Kite Surfing: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.2

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  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Ansteys (calm at Brighton Beach Durban wx 1 km from Ansteys). 1.1m 12 s period swell from S with an additional 1.0m 15 s period swell from SSE
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Ansteys Surf Forecast / Durban/KZN South / South Africa

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 7 am Tuesday 19 Jun 2018 SAST

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

Today's Ansteys sea temperature is 23.2 °C (Statistics for 19 Jun 1981-2005 - mean: 22.4 max: 23.2 min: 21.5 °C)

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Swell
Height Map See all maps
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
1.1
S
1.4
S
1.4
S
1.1
S
1.2
S
0.9
S
0.8
S
0.7
S
1.3
ENE
0.8
ENE
1
S
0.7
SSE
0.6
S
0.5
S
0.4
S
1
S
0.9
S
1.2
S
0.6
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0.5
S
1.3
NE
1.3
NE
0.7
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Period(s) (?)12161515131212107766999561499677
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)34410428815515112481721041625364336241255249585553814516442
Wind
(km/h)
10
WSW
10
SSE
10
SSW
5
SE
15
ENE
15
N
15
NNE
20
NE
10
NW
25
SSW
15
S
10
WNW
15
NNE
15
NE
10
WNW
20
SSW
10
ESE
10
NNW
5
N
10
NNE
10
NW
10
NNW
10
ESE
Wind State(?)cross-
off
cross-
on
cross-
on
glasscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
crossoffcrosscross-
on
offcross-
off
crosscross-
off
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on
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High Tide
/ height (m)


8:22PM
1.62
8:46AM
1.46

9:34PM
1.53
10:07AM
1.38

10:55PM
1.51
11:33AM
1.38

12:08AM
1.54
12:43PM
1.44

1:06AM
1.60








Low Tide
/ height (m)
1:56PM
0.51

2:41AM
0.65

3:01PM
0.63
4:01AM
0.72

4:20PM
0.69

5:25AM
0.71
5:40PM
0.70

6:36AM
0.65
6:46PM
0.65









Note: the tide data above is for Durban, South Africa which is 7 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Ansteys.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Ansteys blow from the NW.
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Summary
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Rain (mm)
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High °C
2122201920202023222222212022222121202022222426
Low °C
1821191920191922212021181722212021171722202026
Chill °C (?)
2122201920202023222222212022222121202022222426
Sunrise
6:50--6:50--6:50--6:50--6:50--6:50--6:50--6:52-
Sunset
-5:02--5:04--5:04--5:04--5:04--5:05--5:05--5:05
Short Range Forecast: Light rain (total 8mm), mostly falling on Wed morning. Warm air temperatures (max 23°C on Thu afternoon, min 18°C on Tue morning). Wind will be generally light.Long Range Forecast:Mostly dry. Warm air temperatures (max 26°C on Tue afternoon, min 17°C on Sat morning). Wind will be generally light.

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Information about the Ansteys Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Ansteys provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 7 days. A general guide to surfing at Ansteys can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Ansteys surf forecast is unique since it includes wave energy (power) that defines the real feel of the surf rather than just the height or the period. If you surf the same spot (Ansteys) regularly then make a mental note of the wave energy from the surf forecast table each time you go. Very soon you may start to choose your surf days based on the wave energy alone combined with our forecast of favourable offshore wind conditions. Our star ratings will help here and of course you will also find the usual wave height and period predictions on our surf forecasts as well as a full break down of the swell components under our advanced users option (to reveal that, click the little Einstein character under the tide times).

Further information to help with frequently asked questions about our surf forecast for Ansteys may be found under the help tab on the top menu and also by moving your mouse over the question marks on the surf forecast table itself. Please always bear in mind that the forecast is for near-shore open water and local factors at each surf break influence the actual breaking wave height, such as the beach / reef profile, water depths offshore and shelter.

Are you planning a holiday in Durban/KwaZulu-Natal South Coast? If you are looking for accommodation near Ansteys, camping, hotels and holiday cottages in Durban/KwaZulu-Natal South Coast, consider staying in Durban which is 5 km (3 miles) away. Other places in and around Durban/KwaZulu-Natal South Coast where you can find information about places to rent, and car hire include Glenwood which is 7 km (4 miles) away, Umlazi, Kwamashu and Umhlanga.