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Cap Lopez ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.5
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 4.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 2.9

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  1. weather stationWind Update Cross-off wind 9 km from Cap Lopez has become light (light winds from the SSW at Port Gentil). Waves should be turning clean at Cap Lopez. 0.9m 12 s period swell from SSW
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Actual: 52 min ago

Light
9 km/h
SSW
Clean
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Cap Lopez Surf Forecast / Ogooue Maritime / Gabon

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 6 pm Monday 19 Nov 2018 WAT

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

Today's Cap Lopez sea temperature is 27.3 °C (Statistics for 19 Nov 1981-2005 - mean: 26.8 max: 27.9 min: 25.5 °C)

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Swell
Height Map See all maps
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
0.9
SSW
1
SSW
0.8
S
0.8
S
0.7
SSW
0.6
S
0.5
SSW
1
SSW
0.6
S
0.9
SSW
0.7
SW
0.9
SW
0.9
SW
0.9
SW
0.7
SW
0.7
SW
0.7
SW
0.7
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.9
SW
1.1
SW
1
SW
0.9
SSW
Period(s) (?)1211101010101399916151414141313171615141413
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)246268122131110669218959156268340305293186183164243330340482395313
Wind
(km/h)
20
SW
20
SW
15
S
20
SW
15
SSW
15
S
25
SW
20
SSW
15
S
20
SW
15
SSW
10
SSW
15
SW
10
SSW
10
SSE
20
SW
20
SW
20
SSW
25
SW
20
SSW
15
SSW
25
SW
20
S
Wind State(?)crosscross-
off
cross-
off
crosscross-
off
cross-
off
crosscross-
off
cross-
off
crosscross-
off
cross-
off
crosscross-
off
cross-
off
crosscrosscross-
off
crosscross-
off
cross-
off
crosscross-
off
High Tide
/ height (m)

2:04AM
1.47

2:26PM
1.32
2:41AM
1.56

3:08PM
1.41
3:19AM
1.64

3:49PM
1.48
3:57AM
1.69

4:31PM
1.53

4:37AM
1.70
5:14PM
1.54

5:18AM
1.68
5:59PM
1.53

6:02AM
1.61
6:48PM
1.49

Low Tide
/ height (m)

7:42PM
0.35
8:25AM
0.29

8:24PM
0.28
9:04AM
0.18

9:05PM
0.22
9:42AM
0.08

9:45PM
0.19
10:21AM
0.01

10:27PM
0.18
11:01AM
-0.02

11:10PM
0.20
11:43AM
-0.01

11:56PM
0.25
12:28PM
0.03


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 Cap Lopez blow from the SE.
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partially cloudy
thunderstorm
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rain showers
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Summary
risk thund- derrisk thund- dersome cloudsrisk thund- derrisk thund- derclearrain shwrsrisk thund- derclearclearrisk thund- dersome cloudsclearsome cloudssome cloudssome cloudssome cloudsclearclearrain shwrsrisk thund- derrisk thund- derrisk thund- der
Rain (mm)
211-324-311--2--------144115
High °C
2727272727272727272727272727272727272727272727
Low °C
2727272726272727272726272727272727272726272727
Chill °C (?)
2727272727272727272727272727272727272727272727
Sunrise
--6:05--6:05--6:05--6:07--6:07--6:07--6:07--
Sunset
6:15--6:15--6:15--6:15--6:15--6:15--6:15--6:16-
Short Range Forecast: Heavy rain (total 56mm), heaviest during Tue night. Warm air temperatures (max 27°C on Mon afternoon, min 26°C on Tue night). Wind will be generally light.Long Range Forecast:Heavy rain (total 34mm), heaviest during Sun night. Warm air temperatures (max 27°C on Fri morning, min 26°C on Sun night). Wind will be generally light.

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Information about the Cap Lopez Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Cap Lopez provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 7 days. A general guide to surfing at Cap Lopez can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Cap Lopez 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 (Cap Lopez) 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 Cap Lopez 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 Ogooue Maritime? If you are looking for accommodation near Cap Lopez, camping, hotels and holiday cottages in Ogooue Maritime, consider staying in Port Gentil which is 14 km (9 miles) away.