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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 / South Africa

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 1 am Sunday 18 Feb 2018 SAST

Dairy Beach (New Pier) surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.

Today's Dairy Beach (New Pier) sea temperature is 23.3 °C (Statistics for 18 Feb 1981-2005 - mean: 25.9 max: 27.1 min: 24.9 °C)

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Height Map See all maps
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
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ENE
1.8
ENE
1.3
E
1.3
ENE
1
E
0.9
S
0.8
E
0.8
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0.9
ENE
0.9
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0.9
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1.6
NE
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2.3
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1.8
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3.5
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3
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1.7
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Period(s) (?)568771077777777867888888
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
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Energy(?)532801931631031455756757761496964346183469102862237813641083404
Wind
(km/h)
25
NE
35
NE
20
NNE
25
SSW
20
S
10
SW
5
SSE
10
E
5
NNE
15
SSE
15
SSW
20
SW
10
SE
25
ENE
20
NNE
25
NE
35
NE
15
NNE
15
NE
25
NE
15
NNE
10
WSW
30
SW
Wind State(?)onononcross-
off
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High Tide
/ height (m)

5:23PM
1.97

5:44AM
2.02
5:52PM
1.93

6:15AM
1.96
6:24PM
1.85

6:49AM
1.87
6:59PM
1.73

7:30AM
1.74
7:43PM
1.59

8:24AM
1.59

8:51PM
1.44
9:54AM
1.47

10:56PM
1.36


Low Tide
/ height (m)
11:21AM
0.30

11:32PM
0.21
11:51AM
0.34

12:01AM
0.26
12:22PM
0.41

12:33AM
0.35
12:57PM
0.51

1:10AM
0.47
1:41PM
0.64

1:58AM
0.63

2:43PM
0.78
3:12AM
0.78

4:33PM
0.86



Note: the tide data above is for Durban, South Africa which is 2 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Dairy Beach (New Pier).New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Dairy Beach (New Pier) blow from the SW.
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Summary
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Rain (mm)
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High °C
2828262625252526252726252627252830283031282725
Low °C
2527252525242425242526232426232529252730272725
Chill °C (?)
2828262625252526252726252627252830283031282725
Sunrise
5:37--5:39--5:39--5:41--5:41--5:41--5:43--5:43-
Sunset
-6:39--6:38--6:37--6:37--6:36--6:35--6:34--6:32
Short Range Forecast: Heavy rain (total 57mm), heaviest during Wed afternoon. Warm air temperatures (max 28°C on Sun morning, min 24°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the NE on Sun afternoon, calm by Tue night).Long Range Forecast:Light rain (total 4mm), mostly falling on Wed night. Very warm air temperatures (max 31°C on Sat afternoon, min 23°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (light winds from the SE on Thu morning, fresh winds from the NE by Fri afternoon).

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Information about the Dairy Beach (New Pier) Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Dairy Beach (New Pier) provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 7 days. A general guide to surfing at Dairy Beach (New Pier) can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Dairy Beach (New Pier) 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 (Dairy Beach (New Pier)) 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 Dairy Beach (New Pier) 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 Durban/KwaZulu-Natal South Coast? If you are looking for accommodation near Dairy Beach (New Pier), camping, hotels and holiday cottages in Durban/KwaZulu-Natal South Coast, consider staying in Durban which is 5 km (3 miles) away. Other places in and around Durban/KwaZulu-Natal South Coast where you can find information about places to rent, and car hire include Glenwood which is 6 km (4 miles) away, Kwamashu, Umhlanga and Mount Edgecombe.