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Cape Infanta ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.8
Consistency of Surf: 2.3
Difficulty Level: 3.8
Wind and Kite Surfing: 4.4
Crowds: 3.5

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Cape Infanta Spot ID

Cape Infanta photo

Cape Infanta

Photo credit: John Stewart Grundlingh

Type: beach and point

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell SE | Wind W

Sea Temperature Today is: 14.1 °C

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Tuesday, 1 September 2015, 01:49 Local time
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Wave (m) 3.0
SSE
2.5
SSE
2.3
SSE
2.1
SSE
Period (s) 10 9 9 9
Wind (km/h) 35
S 30
SSW 25
WSW 25
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Wind State cross cross-
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Cape Infanta in Boland and Southern Cape is a quite exposed beach and point break that has inconsistent surf with no particular seasonal pattern. The best wind direction is from the west. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the best swell direction is from the south. The beach breaks offer lefts and rights Sometimes crowded. Beware of rips and rocks.

South Africa wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

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Cape Infanta Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Riversdale, 52 km from Cape Infanta.

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km/h
Air temperature
12.1 °C

Current weather near Cape Infanta

Overall Cape Infanta Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in August

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Cape Infanta Location Maps

Cape Infanta Location Map

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Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Cape Infanta:

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Wave buoys nearest to Cape Infanta:

Tide stations nearest to Cape Infanta:

  • Closest tide station
    Mosselbaai
    76 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    Hermanus
    93 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    Khayelitsha
    127 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    Knysna
    128 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    Cape Town
    144 mi
snow forecast website

Ski Resorts closest to Cape Infanta:

  • Closest ski area
    Matroosberg (South Africa)
    99 mi
  • Second closest ski area
    Tiffindell (South Africa)
    486 mi
  • Third closest ski area
    Afri-Ski (Lesotho)
    603 mi
  • Fourth closest ski area
    Cerro Castor (Argentina)
    4339 mi
  • Fifth closest ski area
    Cerro Mirador (Chile)
    4498 mi
city weather forecast website

Town and city forecasts close to Cape Infanta:

  • Closest city location
    Mossel Bay (South Africa)
    75 mi
  • Second closest city location
    George (South Africa)
    91 mi
  • Third closest city location
    Hermanus (South Africa)
    93 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    Oudtshoorn (South Africa)
    96 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    Worcester (South Africa)
    97 mi

Airports

  • The nearest passenger airport to Cape Infanta is George Airport (GRJ) in South Africa, which is 147 km (91 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Cape Infanta is Oudtshoorn Airport (DUH), also in South Africa, 152 km (94 miles) away.
Cape Infanta break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Cape Infanta, Overberg. Use the tab navigation above to view Cape Infanta sea temperature, Cape Infanta photographs, Cape Infanta detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Cape Infanta webcams, current wind from Overberg live weather stations and Cape Infanta tide predictions. The South Africa swell maps link will open up the big picture showing South Africa and the surrounding seas. These swell maps can be animated to show the different swell components, wave energy, wave period, wave heights, together with wind and weather forecasts, current weather and sea state observations from South Africa wave-buoys, passing ships and coastal weather stations. Each of the forecast pages for this surf break feature a global and regional wavefinder tool to locate the best surf conditions in the area around Cape Infanta.