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Cape Kersaint ratings
Quality on a good day: 1.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.2

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Cape Kersaint Spot ID

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Type: point

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell S | Wind N

Sea Temperature Today is: 15.3 °C

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Friday, 21 September 2018, 08:08 Local time
Friday 21
Wave (m) 2.4
Period (s) 13 19 17 16
Wind (km/h) 10
NW 10
NW 10
NW 10
Wind State cross-

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Cape Kersaint in Kangaroo Island is an exposed point break that has reasonably consistent surf. Winter is the optimum time of year for surfing here. Offshore winds blow from the north. Clean groundswells prevail and the ideal swell direction is from the south.The waves is a point break that peels left. Surfable at all stages of the tide. It very rarely gets crowded here. Hazards include rips, rocks and sharks.

South-Australia wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Vivonne Bay, Australia, 6 km from Cape Kersaint.

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Cape Kersaint Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Cygnet River, 50 km from Cape Kersaint.

light winds from the S

Air temperature
10.0 °C

Current weather near Cape Kersaint

Overall Cape Kersaint Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in September

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  • The nearest passenger airport to Cape Kersaint is Adelaide International Airport (ADL) in Australia, which is 175 km (109 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Cape Kersaint is Woomera Airport (UMR), also in Australia, 544 km (338 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Cape Kersaint, SA - Kangaroo Island. Use the tab navigation above to view Cape Kersaint sea temperature, Cape Kersaint photographs, Cape Kersaint detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Cape Kersaint webcams, current wind from SA - Kangaroo Island live weather stations and Cape Kersaint tide predictions. The Australia swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Australia 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 Australia 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 Kersaint.