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Cactus ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 3.5

Overall: 3.4

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  1. weather stationWind Update Cross-shore wind at Cactus have swung cross-off (fresh winds from the SE at ASCATB133E32S 40 km from Cactus). 2.2m 9 s period wind swell from SSW
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40 km away, 1 h 46 min ago

Strong
38 km/h
SE
14.4
20.9
Air / Water (°C)
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Cactus Surf Forecast / SA – Nullarbor / Australia

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 9 pm Thursday 13 Dec 2018 ACDT

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

Today's Cactus sea temperature is 20.9 °C (Statistics for 13 Dec 1981-2005 - mean: 18.3 max: 19.6 min: 16.5 °C)

ThuFriday 14Saturday 15
7:30PM10:30PM1:30AM4:30AM7:30AM10:30AM1:30PM4:30PM7:30PM10:30PM1:30AM4:30AM7:30AM10:30AM1:30PM4:30PM7:30PM10:30PM
Rating
(10 max)
1
1
2
1
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
1
1
0
0
2
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
2
SSW
2
SSW
2.2
SW
2
S
1.8
SW
1.8
SSW
1.7
SW
1.7
SSW
1.6
SW
1.6
SSW
1.4
S
1.3
S
1.3
S
1.2
S
1.1
S
1
S
0.5
SW
0.6
SSW
Period(s) (?)910139139131012101010101010101918
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)68868316686751155577911551718533394314320279245186179228
Wind
(km/h)
35
S
35
SSE
35
SSE
35
SSE
30
SSE
30
SSE
30
S
30
SSW
30
SSW
25
S
25
SSE
20
S
20
SSW
20
SW
20
SSW
20
SSW
20
SSW
15
S
Wind State(?)crosscrosscrosscrosscrosscrosscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
Tide State(?)
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High Tide
/ height (m)



3:36AM
1.13



3:28PM
0.69



4:02AM
1.00



4:00PM
0.59


Low Tide
/ height (m)

8:46PM
0.19



10:16AM
0.35



9:03PM
0.31




11:04AM
0.43


9:01PM
0.45

Note: the tide data above is for Backdoors which is 1 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Cactus.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Cactus blow from the ENE.
 ThuFriday 14Saturday 15
7:30PM10:30PM1:30AM4:30AM7:30AM10:30AM1:30PM4:30PM7:30PM10:30PM1:30AM4:30AM7:30AM10:30AM1:30PM4:30PM7:30PM10:30PM
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
Summary
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Rain (mm)
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Temp. °C
151515141415151515161616161617181817
Chill °C (?)
131313121213131313151515151516171817
Sunrise
----6:24-------6:26-----
Sunset
8:38-------8:38-------8:39-

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