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Gansbaai ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.4
Consistency of Surf: 3.1
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 2.4
Crowds: 3.4

Overall: 3.7

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Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for Overberg

  1. weather stationWind Update The wind is still cross-on at Gansbaai (light winds from the NW at Gansbaai Gans Bay wx 2 km from Gansbaai). 1.3m 14 s period swell from WSW with 2.5m 10 s period wind swell from WSW
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Actual: 40 min ago

Moderate
18.2 km/h
NW
Cross-On
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Gansbaai Surf Forecast / Overberg / South Africa

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 1 pm Wednesday 12 Dec 2018 SAST

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

Today's Gansbaai sea temperature is 17.9 °C (Statistics for 12 Dec 1981-2005 - mean: 19.3 max: 21.1 min: 18.1 °C)

Wednesday 12Thursday 13Friday 14
11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM
Rating
(10 max)
0
0
0
0
11
11
11
11
11
11
11
11
11
5
5
5
5
3
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
2.2
WSW
2.1
WSW
2.2
WSW
3
SW
3.5
SW
4
SW
4
SW
4
SW
4
SW
4
SW
3.5
SW
3.5
SW
3.5
SW
3
SW
3
SW
3
SW
3
SW
3
SW
Period(s) (?)101010121213131313131313131313131212
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)1010863874225434974710487354665262506446264213382433052925261824512257
Wind
(km/h)
40
W
35
W
30
W
20
WSW
15
WSW
10
WSW
5
WSW
10
SW
10
SSW
15
SSW
20
SSW
10
SSE
15
ESE
20
E
20
E
20
E
15
SE
25
SSE
Wind State(?)ononononononcross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscross-
off
cross-
off
offoffoffcross-
off
cross-
off
Tide State(?)
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High Tide
/ height (m)



6:05PM
1.22



6:42AM
1.25



6:48PM
1.14



7:33AM
1.19


Low Tide
/ height (m)

12:06PM
0.46



12:19AM
0.40



12:52PM
0.54



1:02AM
0.47



1:51PM
0.59

Note: the tide data above is for De Kelders which is 7 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Gansbaai.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Gansbaai blow from the E.
 Wednesday 12Thursday 13Friday 14
11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
Summary
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Rain (mm)
------------------
Temp. °C
191919181817171718181717171616161919
Chill °C (?)
181818171817171718181617171515151918
Sunrise
-------5:22-------5:22--
Sunset
--7:49-------7:50-------

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