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Dolphin Point ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.8

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Dolphin Point Spot ID

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Type: point

Reliability: consistent

Best: Swell S | Wind W

Sea Temperature Today is: 16.5 °C

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Tuesday, 17 October 2017, 06:14 Local time
Tuesday 17
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Wave (m) 3.5
WSW
3.5
WSW
2.5
WSW
2.3
WSW
Period (s) 9 10 10 12
Wind (km/h) 45
W 45
W 35
W 30
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Dolphin Point in Boland and Southern Cape is an exposed point break that has consistent surf. Winter is the favoured time of year for surfing here. Works best in offshore winds from the west. Easily blown out by onshore winds Tends to receive distant groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the south. Rarely crowded here. Beware of sharks and rocks.

South Africa wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

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Live Weather:

At Extension 7 Mossel Bay wx, 69 km from Dolphin Point.

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Air temperature
9.7 °C

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Overall Dolphin Point Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in October

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  • The nearest passenger airport to Dolphin Point is George Airport (GRJ) in South Africa, which is 99 km (61 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Dolphin Point is Oudtshoorn Airport (DUH), also in South Africa, 113 km (70 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Dolphin Point, Overberg. Use the tab navigation above to view Dolphin Point sea temperature, Dolphin Point photographs, Dolphin Point detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Dolphin Point webcams, current wind from Overberg live weather stations and Dolphin Point 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 Dolphin Point.