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Goukamma River Mouth ratings
Quality on a good day: 5.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.5

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Goukamma River Mouth Surf Forecast / Garden Route / South Africa

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 1 am Saturday 28 May 2016 SAST

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

Today's Goukamma River Mouth sea temperature is 16.7 °C (Statistics for 28 May 1981-2005 - mean: 18.4 max: 19.7 min: 17.3 °C)

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Period(s) (?)1413121212141312121212131414141313121212111111
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Wave
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Energy(?)2205160795945535589812201150678603730897160221032448190414751112925792445534524
Wind
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5 SE5
10 ESE10
10 N10
10 N10
5 NW5
5 NNW5
15 N15
10 NNW10
20 N20
30 NNW30
15 NNW15
25 N25
10 S10
15 SSE15
10 WSW10
10 SW10
10 SSE10
5 ENE5
5 SW5
15 WSW15
15 W15
10 WNW10
5 NW5
Wind State(?)glasscross-
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High Tide
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8:15PM
1.39
8:41AM
1.28

9:33PM
1.39
10:11AM
1.27

10:54PM
1.45
11:33AM
1.33

12:05AM
1.57
12:42PM
1.44

1:04AM
1.69
1:37PM
1.57

1:54AM
1.80

2:27PM
1.67



Low Tide
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1:46PM
0.42

2:33AM
0.54

2:59PM
0.48
4:02AM
0.53

4:22PM
0.48

5:25AM
0.44
5:41PM
0.41

6:32AM
0.31
6:45PM
0.31

7:27AM
0.17
7:39PM
0.20

8:16AM
0.06

8:29PM
0.12


Note: the tide data above is for Knysna which is 10 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Goukamma River Mouth.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Goukamma River Mouth blow from the N.
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Summary
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High °C
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Low °C
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Chill °C (?)
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Sunrise
7:22--7:22--7:24--7:24--7:24--7:26--7:26--7:26-
Sunset
-5:27--5:27--5:27--5:25--5:25--5:25--5:25--5:24
Short Range Forecast: Mostly dry. Warm air temperatures (max 29°C on Mon afternoon, min 18°C on Sat morning). Winds increasing (calm on Sat morning, fresh winds from the NNW by Tue afternoon).Long Range Forecast:Light rain (total 2mm), mostly falling on Wed night. Warm air temperatures (max 24°C on Tue night, min 13°C on Sat afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

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Information about the Goukamma River Mouth Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Goukamma River Mouth provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 7 days. A general guide to surfing at Goukamma River Mouth can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Goukamma River Mouth surf forecast is unique since it includes wave energy (power) that defines the real feel of the surf rather than just the height or the period. If you surf the same spot (Goukamma River Mouth) regularly then make a mental note of the wave energy from the surf forecast table each time you go. Very soon you may start to choose your surf days based on the wave energy alone combined with our forecast of favourable offshore wind conditions. Our star ratings will help here and of course you will also find the usual wave height and period predictions on our surf forecasts as well as a full break down of the swell components under our advanced users option (to reveal that, click the little Einstein character under the tide times).

Further information to help with frequently asked questions about our surf forecast for Goukamma River Mouth may be found under the help tab on the top menu and also by moving your mouse over the question marks on the surf forecast table itself. Please always bear in mind that the forecast is for near-shore open water and local factors at each surf break influence the actual breaking wave height, such as the beach / reef profile, water depths offshore and shelter.

Are you planning a holiday in Garden Route? If you are looking for accommodation near Goukamma River Mouth, camping, hotels and holiday cottages in Garden Route, consider staying in Knysna which is 10 km (6 miles) away. Other places in and around Garden Route where you can find information about places to rent, and car hire include Plettenberg Bay which is 39 km (24 miles) away, George, Mossel Bay and Oudtshoorn.

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