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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 (calm at ZA Knysna wx 10 km from Goukamma River Mouth). 1.0m 10 s period swell from SW with an additional 1.0m 9 s period swell from E , plus 1.3m 6 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 am Thursday 19 Jan 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 20.6 °C (Statistics for 19 Jan 1981-2005 - mean: 21.7 max: 23.1 min: 20.4 °C)

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Wave Height (m) & direction (?)

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Wave
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Energy(?)2007116172337336926411853138179262252441451568422852268181212859174881211903743
Wind
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20 WSW20
20 SW20
15 W15
20 WSW20
20 SW20
5 WSW5
15 SE15
25 ESE25
10 E10
15 SSE15
15 SE15
5 WSW5
15 SW15
10 S10
10 WSW10
15 SW15
15 SW15
0 NW0
25 ESE25
35 ESE35
15 E15
10 ENE10
10 E10
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High Tide
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8:10PM
1.17
8:53AM
1.25

9:30PM
1.07
10:23AM
1.20

11:25PM
1.07
12:01PM
1.22

12:52AM
1.16
1:04PM
1.31

1:44AM
1.28
1:51PM
1.43

2:22AM
1.41

2:28PM
1.54



Low Tide
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2:15PM
0.61
2:19AM
0.60

3:28PM
0.69
3:34AM
0.70

5:13PM
0.70

5:26AM
0.72
6:38PM
0.62

6:47AM
0.64
7:33PM
0.50

7:39AM
0.53

8:10PM
0.38
8:20AM
0.42

8:44PM
0.26


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
5:35--5:37--5:37--5:39--5:39--5:41--5:41--5:43-
Sunset
-7:40--7:39--7:39--7:39--7:38--7:38--7:37--7:37
Short Range Forecast: Mostly dry. Warm air temperatures (max 26°C on Sun morning, min 17°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.Long Range Forecast:Some drizzle, heaviest during Tue afternoon. Warm air temperatures (max 25°C on Thu afternoon, min 18°C on Tue night). Winds increasing (calm on Tue night, fresh winds from the ESE by Wed afternoon).

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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.