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Glen Beach ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.3
Consistency of Surf: 4.2
Difficulty Level: 3.2
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.2
Crowds: 3.2

Overall: 3.5

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  1. weather stationWind Update Previously calm conditions have become cross-shore at Glen Beach (light winds from the NNW at Table Bay 7 km from Glen Beach). 2.7m 13 s period swell from SW with 2.0m 6 s period wind swell from NW
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2 h 52 min ago

Light
11 km/h
NNW
Cross-Shore
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Glen Beach Surf Forecast / Cape Town / South Africa

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 7 am Thursday 16 Aug 2018 SAST

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

Today's Glen Beach sea temperature is 15.5 °C (Statistics for 16 Aug 1981-2005 - mean: 15.6 max: 16.7 min: 14.2 °C)

Thursday 16Friday 17Saturday 18
5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM
Rating
(10 max)
11
3
3
0
0
0
0
11
11
11
11
11
11
11
11
5
5
4
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
3
SW
2.5
SW
2.5
SW
2.5
SW
3.5
WSW
4
SW
4.5
SW
4.5
SW
4.5
SW
4
SW
4
SW
3
SSW
3
SSW
3
SSW
3
SSW
2.5
SSW
2.3
SSW
2
S
Period(s) (?)141313131212121212131312121212121111
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)33152570249420823990511355695266551854614498312626762303211918631230951
Wind
(km/h)
15
NNW
20
NNW
30
NNW
35
NW
40
NW
25
SW
20
SSW
25
SSW
20
SSW
15
SSE
15
SE
15
SSE
20
SSE
20
SSE
10
SE
5
ESE
5
NE
10
NNE
Wind State(?)crosscrosscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offglasscross-
off
Tide State(?)
-flowebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebbebblowflow
High Tide
/ height (m)





7:07PM
1.61



7:31AM
1.42



7:59PM
1.48




Low Tide
/ height (m)



12:47PM
0.49



1:29AM
0.57



1:36PM
0.62




2:29AM
0.67

Note: the tide data above is for Cape Town, South Africa which is 6 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Glen Beach.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Glen Beach blow from the E.
 Thursday 16Friday 17Saturday 18
5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM
clear
clear
partially cloudy
rain showers
light rain
moderate rain
clear
clear
clear
rain showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Summary
clearclearsome cloudsrain shwrslight rainmod. rainclearclearclearrain shwrsclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclear
Rain (mm)
---118---1--------
Temp. °C
121214141515141313121314131212111111
Chill °C (?)
101012111313121111101213111011111110
Sunrise
-7:24-------7:22-------7:22
Sunset
----6:16-------6:17-----

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