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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 Wind reports 68 km away suggest it is still onshore at Cactus (fresh winds from the W at Ceduna Airport). 2.5m 8 s period wind swell from SW
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Cactus Surf Forecast / SA – Nullarbor / Australia

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 3 pm Monday 15 Oct 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 16.3 °C (Statistics for 15 Oct 1981-2005 - mean: 16.2 max: 17.3 min: 15.2 °C)

Monday 15Tuesday 16Wednesday 17
1:30PM4:30PM7:30PM10:30PM1:30AM4:30AM7:30AM10:30AM1:30PM4:30PM7:30PM10:30PM1:30AM4:30AM7:30AM10:30AM1:30PM4:30PM
Rating
(10 max)
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
1
1
1
3
3
2
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
2.2
WSW
2.3
SW
2.3
SW
2.3
SW
2.2
SW
2
SW
1.9
SW
1.8
SW
1.7
SSW
1.6
SW
0.8
SW
0.8
SW
1.2
SSW
1.1
SSW
1
SSW
1
SW
1
SW
1.1
SW
Period(s) (?)778888151514141414999171716
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)4585697247546815451672137711421002238224199168166587540587
Wind
(km/h)
50
WSW
45
WSW
40
WSW
35
SW
35
SW
30
SW
30
SW
25
SW
25
SW
25
SW
20
SSW
15
SSW
15
S
15
S
10
S
15
SSE
15
SSE
20
SSE
Wind State(?)ononononononcross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscrosscross
Tide State(?)
flowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhigh
High Tide
/ height (m)

2:34PM
0.89



3:18AM
1.11



2:34PM
0.81



3:29AM
0.98



2:10PM
0.74
Low Tide
/ height (m)



8:38PM
0.08



9:23AM
0.40



8:42PM
0.18



9:26AM
0.52


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.
 Monday 15Tuesday 16Wednesday 17
1:30PM4:30PM7:30PM10:30PM1:30AM4:30AM7:30AM10:30AM1:30PM4:30PM7:30PM10:30PM1:30AM4:30AM7:30AM10:30AM1:30PM4:30PM
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Summary
clearsome cloudscloudycloudycloudycloudycloudycloudysome cloudssome cloudsclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclear
Rain (mm)
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Temp. °C
171615151415151515141413131312141515
Chill °C (?)
151413131213131313121211121211131414
Sunrise
------6:56-------6:56---
Sunset
--7:49-------7:50-------

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