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Donkin Bay ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.5

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  1. weather stationWind Update The wind is still cross-on at Donkin Bay (light winds from the WSW at Lamberts Bay 26 km from Donkin Bay). 0.6m 13 s period swell from SW with 1.0m 10 s period wind swell from SW
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Donkin Bay Surf Forecast / West Coast / South Africa

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 1 pm Friday 18 Jan 2019 SAST

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

Today's Donkin Bay sea temperature is 17.1 °C (Statistics for 18 Jan 1981-2005 - mean: 18.8 max: 20.3 min: 18.0 °C)

Friday 18Saturday 19Sunday 20
11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM
Rating
(10 max)
0
0
0
0
2
2
3
3
5
2
0
11
11
5
5
5
5
3
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
1.1
SW
1
SW
1.3
SW
0.7
SW
1.2
SW
1.4
SW
2.5
SW
2.5
SW
2.5
SW
2.5
SW
3
SW
3
SSW
3
SSW
2.5
SW
2.3
SW
2.1
SW
1.9
SW
1.8
SW
Period(s) (?)101010151514141414131313131313131212
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)270204369227606813240223002205217226813010261421061645140711181025
Wind
(km/h)
25
WSW
30
WSW
35
SSW
40
SSW
35
S
30
SSE
30
SSE
25
SSE
15
SSE
30
SSW
45
SSW
40
S
30
S
15
SSE
5
ESE
10
E
10
ESE
25
S
Wind State(?)cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offcross-
off
offcross-
off
Tide State(?)
flowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebbebblowflowhighebblowflow
High Tide
/ height (m)

1:06PM
1.56



1:46AM
1.54



1:58PM
1.68




2:33AM
1.68



Low Tide
/ height (m)



7:30PM
0.17



7:49AM
0.26




8:18PM
0.05



8:38AM
0.14

Note: the tide data above is calculated at the surf break location.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Donkin Bay blow from the ESE.
 Friday 18Saturday 19Sunday 20
11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Summary
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Rain (mm)
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Temp. °C
212120191816161519212019181819212729
Chill °C (?)
212119181714141319211918171819212729
Sunrise
-------6:00-------6:01--
Sunset
--7:54-------7:53-------

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