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Dairy Beach (New Pier) ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 2.0

Overall: 3.3

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Dairy Beach (New Pier) Surf Forecast and Surf Reports

(Durban/KwaZulu-Natal South Coast, South Africa)

Dairy Beach (New Pier) Spot ID

New pier break, Dairy Beach (New Pier) photo

Dairy Beach (New Pier)

Photo credit: Lyle Skipage

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Dairy Beach (New Pier)

Photo credit: Julian Taylor

Free Spirit, Dairy Beach (New Pier) photo

Dairy Beach (New Pier)

Photo credit: Lieben Badenhorst

Type: beach/Pier

Reliability: consistent

Best: Swell E | Wind SW

Sea Temperature Today is: 24.9 °C

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Monday, 2 May 2016, 12:42 Local time
Monday 02
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Wave (m) 0.9
SSE
0.8
SSE
1.0
S
1.0
S
Period (s) 9 8 8 8
Wind (km/h) 15
S 20
SSE 15
SSE 15
SSW
Wind State cross-
off
cross-
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Dairy Beach(New Pier) in Durban is a quite exposed beach/Pier break that has consistent surf The best wind direction is from the southwest. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the optimum swell angle is from the east. Waves at the beach break both left and right. Best around low tide. A popular wave that can get growded. Watch out for sharks and jellyfish.

South Africa wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Durban, South Africa, 2 km from Dairy Beach (New Pier).

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Dairy Beach (New Pier) Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Durban Virginia, 10 km from Dairy Beach (New Pier).

light winds from the SE

km/h
Air temperature
24.4 °C

Current weather near Dairy Beach (New Pier)

Overall Dairy Beach (New Pier) Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May

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Dairy Beach (New Pier) Location Map

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Airports

  • The closest passenger airport to Dairy Beach (New Pier) is Virginia (Durban) Airport (VIR) in South Africa, 9 km (6 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Dairy Beach (New Pier) is Durban International Airport (DUR), also in South Africa, 16 km (10 miles) away.
  • Third is Pietermaritzburg Airport (PZB) in South Africa, 66 km (41 miles) away.
  • Margate Airport (MGH) in South Africa is 131 km (81 miles) away.
  • Richards Bay (Richard's Bay) Airport (RCB), also in South Africa is the fifth nearest airport to Dairy Beach (New Pier) and is 160 km (99 miles) away.
Dairy Beach (New Pier) break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Dairy Beach (New Pier), Durban/KZN South. Use the tab navigation above to view Dairy Beach (New Pier) sea temperature, Dairy Beach (New Pier) photographs, Dairy Beach (New Pier) detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Dairy Beach (New Pier) webcams, current wind from Durban/KZN South live weather stations and Dairy Beach (New Pier) 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 Dairy Beach (New Pier).


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