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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 WSW at Knysna 13 km from Goukamma River Mouth). 2.0m 12 s period swell from SW with an additional 1.6m 11 s period swell from S
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Goukamma River Mouth Surf Forecast / Garden Route / South Africa

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 1 pm Saturday 22 Jul 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 17.1 °C (Statistics for 22 Jul 1981-2005 - mean: 17.3 max: 18.7 min: 16.0 °C)

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Swell
Height Map See all maps
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)

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Period(s) (?)1212121212121212131312131314141414131312141313
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
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Energy(?)1357929827672603528494706122042188248540347173540360136012857166813111290220114081288
Wind
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10 SW10
10 NW10
5 WSW5
5 SSE5
5 NE5
5 NNE5
10 ESE10
10 WSW10
5 SSW5
35 SW35
30 W30
15 W15
10 S10
5 NE5
5 ENE5
15 E15
10 NNE10
15 N15
5 ESE5
10 W10
5 SW5
5 SSW5
5 NW5
Wind State(?)cross-
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glasscrosscrossglasscross-
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onglass
High Tide
/ height (m)
3:04PM
1.72
3:20AM
1.82

3:48PM
1.81
4:02AM
1.83

4:29PM
1.85
4:44AM
1.80

5:09PM
1.83

5:22AM
1.72
5:48PM
1.77

6:00AM
1.61
6:28PM
1.67

6:38AM
1.48
7:06PM
1.55

7:18AM
1.34
7:48PM
1.42

Low Tide
/ height (m)

9:09PM
0.11
9:36AM
-0.02

9:55PM
0.06
10:16AM
-0.04

10:38PM
0.06
10:54AM
-0.02

11:19PM
0.10
11:33AM
0.05

11:59PM
0.19
12:08PM
0.16

12:39AM
0.31
12:46PM
0.28

1:21AM
0.43
1:23PM
0.42


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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Rain (mm)
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High °C
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Low °C
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Chill °C (?)
16131516141922191719991110141716242919151513
Sunrise
--7:26--7:26--7:26--7:24--7:24--7:24--7:22--
Sunset
5:40--5:42--5:42--5:43--5:44--5:44--5:45--5:45-
Short Range Forecast: Moderate rain (total 13mm), heaviest on Tue night. Warm air temperatures (max 22°C on Mon afternoon, min 10°C on Tue night). Winds increasing (calm on Mon morning, strong winds from the WSW by Tue night).Long Range Forecast:Mostly dry. Warm air temperatures (max 29°C on Fri afternoon, min 9°C on Wed morning). 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.