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Glencairn ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 2.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 5.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.9

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  1. weather stationWind Update Cross-off wind 5 km from Muizenberg has become light (calm at Retreat Cape Town wx). Waves should be turning clean at Muizenberg. 2.1m 10 s period wind swell from WSW
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Actual: 58 min ago

Light
12.9 km/h
WNW
Offshore
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Glencairn Surf Forecast / Cape Town / South Africa

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

Today's Glencairn sea temperature is 17.4 °C (Statistics for 12 Dec 1981-2005 - mean: 19.1 max: 21.0 min: 18.0 °C)

Wednesday 12Thursday 13Friday 14
11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM
Rating
(10 max)
3
3
4
5
5
4
4
3
3
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
1.7
WSW
1.7
WSW
1.4
WSW
2.4
SW
3
SW
3
SW
3.5
SW
3.5
SW
3.5
SW
3
SW
3
SW
3
SW
3
SW
2.5
SW
2.5
SW
2.4
SW
2.4
SW
2.3
SW
Period(s) (?)101014121213131313131313131313131212
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)573529785173926653204340539053732356733642873252223562056179917491500
Wind
(km/h)
25
W
20
W
20
W
15
WSW
10
SW
10
SSW
15
SSW
15
S
20
S
25
S
20
SSE
25
SSE
30
SSE
25
SE
25
SE
25
SE
25
SSE
30
SSE
Wind State(?)offoffcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscrosscrosscrosscrosscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
Tide State(?)
ebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebblow
High Tide
/ height (m)



6:06PM
1.18



6:43AM
1.21



6:51PM
1.10



7:35AM
1.16


Low Tide
/ height (m)

12:08PM
0.44



12:20AM
0.38



12:54PM
0.51



1:04AM
0.46



1:53PM
0.56

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

Offshore winds at Glencairn blow from the WNW.
 Wednesday 12Thursday 13Friday 14
11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Summary
clearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearsome cloudsclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclear
Rain (mm)
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Temp. °C
191919191818171717171716161616161818
Chill °C (?)
191919191818171616161615141515151717
Sunrise
-------5:28-------5:28--
Sunset
--7:52-------7:52-------

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