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Barra da Cuanza ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 2.3

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  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Barra da Cuanza (calm at Sul Luanda wx 49 km from Barra da Cuanza). 1.2m 13 s period swell from SW
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49 km away, 35 min ago

Calm
4 km/h
W
30.6
28.6
Air / Water (°C)
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Barra da Cuanza Surf Forecast / Benguela / Angola

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 12 pm Saturday 21 Apr 2018 WAT

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

Today's Barra da Cuanza sea temperature is 28.6 °C (Statistics for 21 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 27.7 max: 28.9 min: 25.4 °C)

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Swell
Height Map See all maps
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
1.3
SW
1.3
SW
1.1
SW
1.1
SW
1.1
SW
0.9
SW
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSW
1.1
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1.5
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1.6
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1.3
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1.3
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1.6
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1.8
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1.7
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1.6
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2.2
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2.1
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1.9
SW
Period(s) (?)1313121212111111131615141413131312121211141413
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
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Energy(?)61851234130929817920019640540694995766661882748810421007781662194515411261
Wind
(km/h)
10
ESE
20
SW
10
SSE
10
SE
20
SW
5
SSW
10
ESE
15
WSW
5
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15
SSE
20
SW
5
SSE
5
SSE
20
SW
10
SSE
5
ESE
20
WSW
15
SSW
5
SE
20
SW
15
SSE
5
SSE
20
SW
Wind State(?)cross-
off
oncross-
on
crossononcross-
off
onglasscrossoncross-
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High Tide
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7:55PM
1.22
8:46AM
1.14

9:05PM
1.14
10:10AM
1.11

10:26PM
1.10
11:30AM
1.15

11:46PM
1.12
12:39PM
1.23

12:49AM
1.17

1:31PM
1.31
1:44AM
1.23

2:16PM
1.38
2:30AM
1.28

2:56PM
1.42
Low Tide
/ height (m)

1:42PM
0.32
2:23AM
0.25

2:53PM
0.40
3:38AM
0.30

4:19PM
0.44

4:58AM
0.29
5:44PM
0.41

6:08AM
0.24
6:49PM
0.34

7:06AM
0.18

7:45PM
0.26
7:55AM
0.13

8:30PM
0.19
8:38AM
0.09

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 Barra da Cuanza blow from the NE.
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Summary
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Rain (mm)
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High °C
3130283130283131293130283129283130283130283029
Low °C
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Chill °C (?)
3130283130283131293130283129283130283130283029
Sunrise
6:09--6:09--6:09--6:09--6:09--6:09--6:09--6:09-
Sunset
-6:00--6:00--6:00--6:00--5:59--5:59--5:58--5:58
Short Range Forecast: Moderate rain (total 15mm), heaviest on Sun night. Very warm air temperatures (max 31°C on Sat morning, min 27°C on Sat night). Wind will be generally light.Long Range Forecast:Light rain (total 6mm), mostly falling on Tue night. Very warm air temperatures (max 31°C on Wed morning, min 26°C on Wed night). Wind will be generally light.

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Information about the Barra da Cuanza Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Barra da Cuanza provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 7 days. A general guide to surfing at Barra da Cuanza can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Barra da Cuanza 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 (Barra da Cuanza) 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 Barra da Cuanza 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.

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