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Danger Reef ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.5
Consistency of Surf: 3.5
Difficulty Level: 3.5
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 2.5

Overall: 3.6

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  1. weather stationWind Update Previously calm conditions have become cross-shore at Danger Reef (light winds from the SSW at Capetown-dfMalan 20 km from Danger Reef). no significant swell
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20 km away, 2 h 34 min ago

Moderate
17 km/h
SSW
23.2
17.5
Air / Water (°C)
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Danger Reef Surf Forecast / Cape Town / South Africa

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 7 pm Monday 10 Dec 2018 SAST

Danger Reef surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.

Today's Danger Reef sea temperature is 17.5 °C (Statistics for 10 Dec 1981-2005 - mean: 19.0 max: 21.0 min: 17.8 °C)

Monday 10Tuesday 11Wednesday 12
5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM
Rating
(10 max)
2
3
3
3
3
2
2
2
3
3
4
4
5
4
3
3
5
5
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
1.4
SW
1.3
SW
1.1
SW
1
SW
1
SW
1
SW
0.8
SW
1
WSW
1.1
WSW
1.3
WSW
1.7
WSW
1.9
WSW
2.2
WSW
2
WSW
2
WSW
2
WSW
1.7
WSW
2.5
SW
Period(s) (?)1212121111111199101011101010101412
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)497433337250237233140154212325625807101983679477811141883
Wind
(km/h)
10
SSE
10
SSE
5
SSE
10
SSW
10
SSW
5
SSW
10
SW
15
WSW
15
WSW
10
W
10
WNW
15
NNW
15
NW
15
WNW
20
WNW
20
W
20
W
15
W
Wind State(?)cross-
on
oncross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offoffoffcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
Tide State(?)
highebbebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhigh
High Tide
/ height (m)
4:54PM
1.35




5:23AM
1.33



5:29PM
1.27



6:01AM
1.27



6:06PM
1.18
Low Tide
/ height (m)



11:08PM
0.23



11:28AM
0.37



11:42PM
0.30



12:08PM
0.44


Note: the tide data above is for Baileys Cottage Reef which is 1 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Danger Reef.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Danger Reef blow from the NW.
 Monday 10Tuesday 11Wednesday 12
5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
rain showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
Summary
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Rain (mm)
-------------1----
Temp. °C
222121201920212221201919181920202019
Chill °C (?)
222121201920212221201919181920202019
Sunrise
-----5:26-------5:28----
Sunset
7:50-------7:51-------7:51-

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