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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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  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing glassy conditions at Goukamma River Mouth (light winds from the S.(Wind varies from 140 to 240 degs) at George Airport 53 km from Goukamma River Mouth). 1.8m 12 s period swell from ESE with an additional 0.8m 13 s period swell from SW , plus 0.9m 4 s period wind swell from WSW
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Goukamma River Mouth Surf Forecast / Garden Route / South Africa

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 1 pm Saturday 18 Nov 2017 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 17.7 °C (Statistics for 18 Nov 1981-2005 - mean: 19.3 max: 20.7 min: 18.4 °C)

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Swell
Height Map See all maps
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
1.8
ESE
1.7
ESE
1.4
SE
3
SW
3
SW
3
SW
2.5
SW
3
SW
3
SW
3
SW
2.5
SW
3
WSW
3
WSW
2.1
SW
1.6
SW
1.5
SW
1.6
SW
2.5
SW
2.5
SW
1.7
SW
1.2
SW
0.9
SW
0.9
SW
Period(s) (?)121312151515141314131212121111101011111010916
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)9499836073557404433442747322233253364200826052077101760647854916301457588257144358
Wind
(km/h)
10
SW
5
NW
15
SE
20
ESE
15
W
15
SW
10
SSW
5
WSW
25
WSW
20
WSW
15
WNW
30
WSW
25
WSW
10
WNW
10
SSE
15
SE
15
W
20
WSW
15
SW
15
WNW
10
SSE
15
SE
10
E
Wind State(?)cross-
on
glasscross-
on
cross-
on
crosscross-
on
onglasscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
off
crosscross-
on
cross-
off
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscross-
on
cross-
on
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High Tide
/ height (m)
3:27PM
1.75
3:48AM
1.66

3:56PM
1.73
4:17AM
1.64

4:24PM
1.69
4:47AM
1.60

4:52PM
1.62

5:17AM
1.54
5:22PM
1.53

5:48AM
1.46
5:54PM
1.43

6:28AM
1.38
6:33PM
1.32




Low Tide
/ height (m)

9:40PM
0.09
9:49AM
0.19

10:09PM
0.11
10:18AM
0.22

10:37PM
0.15
10:48AM
0.28

11:06PM
0.22
11:18AM
0.35

11:37PM
0.30
11:51AM
0.45

12:09AM
0.39
12:28PM
0.54

12:50AM
0.48



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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partially cloudy
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Summary
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Rain (mm)
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High °C
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Low °C
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Chill °C (?)
1917222320222119171212141414181916191916192017
Sunrise
--5:13--5:13--5:11--5:11--5:11--5:11--5:11--
Sunset
7:12--7:13--7:14--7:15--7:15--7:16--7:17--7:19-
Short Range Forecast: Light rain (total 4mm), mostly falling on Tue afternoon. Warm air temperatures (max 23°C on Sun afternoon, min 12°C on Tue night). Wind will be generally light.Long Range Forecast:Mostly dry. Warm air temperatures (max 20°C on Sat afternoon, min 13°C on Wed night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the WSW on Wed afternoon, calm by Thu night).

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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.