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Corner ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.5
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 2.0

Overall: 2.2

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Corner Surf Forecast and Surf Reports

(Eastern Cape – Wild Coast, South Africa)

Corner Spot ID

Nahoon corner & beachbreak photo

Corner

Photo credit: Shaun Currin

Nahoon barrels, Corner photo

Corner

Photo credit: Andre Muller

Type: reef

Reliability: consistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind W

Sea Temperature Today is: 21.8 °C

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Tuesday, 12 December 2017, 10:34 Local time
Tuesday 12
5AM8AM11AM2PM
Wave (m) 1.1
SSE
0.8
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSW
Period (s) 8 11 11 11
Wind (km/h) 10
NW 10
WSW 15
S 15
SSE
Wind State cross-
off
cross-
off
cross cross

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Corner in East London is a sheltered reef break that has consistent surf. Winter is the optimum time of year for surfing here. Offshore winds blow from the west. Groundswells are more common than windswells and the ideal swell direction is from the southwest. A right hand reef. Best around low tide when the tide is rising. Sometimes crowded. Take care of sharks,urchins, rips, rocks and sharks.

South Africa wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For East London, South Africa, 1 km from Corner.

IS AT (local time)

Corner Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At East London Airport, 9 km from Corner.

light winds from the S

km/h
Air temperature
21 °C

Current weather near Corner

Overall Corner Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in December

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Airports

  • The closest passenger airport to Corner is East London Airport (ELS) in South Africa, 9 km (6 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Corner is Bisho Airport (VIY), also in South Africa, 61 km (38 miles) away.
  • Third is Queenstown Airport (UTW) in South Africa, 156 km (97 miles) away.
  • Umtata Airport (UTT) in South Africa is 179 km (111 miles) away.
  • Port Elizabeth Airport (PLZ), also in South Africa is the fifth nearest airport to Corner and is 239 km (148 miles) away.
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