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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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  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing glassy conditions at Dairy Beach (New Pier) (light winds from the E at Durban Virginia 10 km from Dairy Beach (New Pier)). 1.1m 8 s period swell from SSE with 1.0m 5 s period wind swell from NNE
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Light
6 km/h
E
Glassy
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Dairy Beach (New Pier) Surf Forecast / South Africa

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 7 am Wednesday 24 Aug 2016 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 21.3 °C (Statistics for 24 Aug 1981-2005 - mean: 21.4 max: 21.9 min: 20.4 °C)

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Swell
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Wave Height (m) & direction (?)

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Period(s) (?)87999691312126888888888888
Surfscale.metric
Wave
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Energy(?)41182827262214546416330192756539579689256216476244212180605328
Wind
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5 N5
10 NE10
5 SSE5
10 NNE10
10 NE10
25 SSW25
15 SSE15
10 E10
20 NNE20
20 NE20
20 NE20
10 NNE10
10 NE10
10 NE10
5 NE5
10 SSE10
5 ENE5
5 N5
5 E5
10 S10
10 NNE10
15 NE15
20 ENE20
Wind State(?)glassonglassononoffcross-
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High Tide
/ height (m)

7:52PM
1.65

8:20AM
1.48

9:01PM
1.49
9:54AM
1.36

10:52PM
1.40
12:02PM
1.38

12:40AM
1.47
1:24PM
1.52

1:45AM
1.60

2:15PM
1.68
2:30AM
1.73

2:53PM
1.82



Low Tide
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1:32PM
0.51

2:11AM
0.63

2:33PM
0.69
3:32AM
0.76

4:15PM
0.82

5:34AM
0.78
6:19PM
0.79

7:05AM
0.67
7:35PM
0.65

8:00AM
0.52

8:23PM
0.51
8:41AM
0.39

9:01PM
0.38


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
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Low °C
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Chill °C (?)
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Sunrise
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Sunset
-5:36--5:37--5:37--5:37--5:38--5:38--5:39--5:39
Short Range Forecast: Some drizzle, heaviest during Fri afternoon. Warm air temperatures (max 26°C on Wed afternoon, min 17°C on Fri night). Wind will be generally light.Long Range Forecast:Mostly dry. Warm air temperatures (max 28°C on Tue morning, min 20°C on Mon night). Wind will be generally light.

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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.