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Ding Dangs ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.7

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Ding Dangs Spot ID

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Type: reef

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SE | Wind SW

Sea Temperature Today is: 16.6 °C

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Sunday, 23 September 2018, 10:41 Local time
Sunday 23
Wave (m) 3.0
Period (s) 14 14 14 13
Wind (km/h) 10
SSW 15
SSE 15
Wind State off cross-

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Ding Dangs in Garden Route is a sheltered reef break that has fairly consistent surf. Winter is the best time of year for surfing here. The best wind direction is from the southwest. Clean groundswells prevail and the best swell direction is from the southeast. Both left and right reef breaks. Best around low tide. It very rarely gets crowded here. Beware of urchins, rocks and rips.

South Africa wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Mosselbaai, South Africa, 5 km from Ding Dangs.

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Ding Dangs Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Mosselbay Da Nova wx, 4 km from Ding Dangs.


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Air temperature
16.5 °C

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Overall Ding Dangs Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in September

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  • The nearest passenger airport to Ding Dangs is George Airport (GRJ) in South Africa, which is 30 km (19 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Ding Dangs is Oudtshoorn Airport (DUH), also in South Africa, 61 km (38 miles) away.
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