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Big Bay ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.9
Consistency of Surf: 3.8
Difficulty Level: 2.8
Wind and Kite Surfing: 4.6
Crowds: 2.1

Overall: 4.0

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  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Big Bay (calm at Duynefontein 11 km from Big Bay). 3.2m 13 s period swell from SW
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Big Bay Surf Forecast / Cape Town / South Africa

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 7 pm Monday 17 Jun 2019 SAST

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

Today's Big Bay sea temperature is 13.3 °C (Statistics for 17 Jun 1981-2005 - mean: 16.1 max: 17.3 min: 14.9 °C)

Monday 17Tuesday 18Wednesday 19
5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM
Rating
(10 max)
6
6
6
6
5
5
5
4
4
5
4
4
4
4
2
3
5
5
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
3.5
SW
3.5
SW
3
SW
3
SW
3
SW
2
SSW
3
SW
2.5
SW
2.5
SW
2.3
SW
1.9
SW
1.8
SW
1.8
SW
1.7
SW
1.5
WSW
1.9
WSW
2.3
WSW
2.5
WSW
Period(s) (?)141313131216151514141414131310101312
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)4581397132133118250618323493294224922024134912261102102744475416861915
Wind
(km/h)
5
SW
10
SSE
5
ESE
10
ESE
10
E
10
NE
10
NNE
15
NNW
10
WNW
10
NW
5
N
10
NNE
5
NNE
10
N
10
NNE
15
NW
10
NW
5
NNW
Wind State(?)glasscross-
off
offoffcross-
off
cross-
off
crosscross-
on
oncross-
on
crosscrosscrosscrosscrossononcross-
on
Tide State(?)
highebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebb
High Tide
/ height (m)
3:31PM
1.44



3:38AM
1.46



4:07PM
1.43



4:15AM
1.42



4:44PM
1.40

Low Tide
/ height (m)


9:33PM
0.22



9:54AM
0.12



10:11PM
0.25



10:29AM
0.16



Note: the tide data above is for Beach Road which is 7 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Big Bay.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Big Bay blow from the ESE.
 Monday 17Tuesday 18Wednesday 19
5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Summary
clearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclear
Rain (mm)
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Temp. °C
161615161618212521191818181718201817
Chill °C (?)
161615161618212521191818181718201817
Sunrise
-----7:50-------7:50----
Sunset
5:44-------5:44-------5:44-

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