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Graveyards ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.5

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Graveyards Spot ID

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Type: reef and point

Reliability: consistent

Best: Swell WSW | Wind E

Sea Temperature Today is: 15.2 °C

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Tuesday, 17 October 2017, 07:53 Local time
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Wave (m) 2.5
SSW
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SSW
2.2
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Period (s) 13 13 9 10
Wind (km/h) 25
SSE 25
SSE 25
SSE 25
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Graveyards in Swakopmund is an exposed reef and point break that has consistent surf. Winter is the best time of year for surfing here. Works best in offshore winds from the east. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the west southwest. A reef breaks left and there is a left hand point break as well. Even when there are waves, it's not likley to be crowded. Beware of seals,rocks and sharks.

Namibia wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Thicklip, 116 km from Graveyards.

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Graveyards Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Swakopmund, 117 km from Graveyards.

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Current weather near Graveyards

Overall Graveyards Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in October

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Ski Resorts closest to Graveyards:

  • Closest ski area
    Matroosberg (South Africa)
    874 mi
  • Second closest ski area
    Afri-Ski (Lesotho)
    1042 mi
  • Third closest ski area
    Tiffindell (South Africa)
    1061 mi
  • Fourth closest ski area
    Oukaimeden (Morocco)
    3940 mi
  • Fifth closest ski area
    Michlifen (Morocco)
    4019 mi
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Town and city forecasts close to Graveyards:

  • Closest city location
    73 mi
  • Second closest city location
    89 mi
  • Third closest city location
    209 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    298 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    462 mi

Airports

  • The nearest passenger airport to Graveyards is Ngiva (N'giva) Airport (NGV) in Angola, which is 556 km (345 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Graveyards is Xangongo Airport (XGN), also in Angola, 568 km (353 miles) away.
Graveyards break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Graveyards, Swakopmund. Use the tab navigation above to view Graveyards sea temperature, Graveyards photographs, Graveyards detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Graveyards webcams, current wind from Swakopmund live weather stations and Graveyards tide predictions. The Namibia swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Namibia and the surrounding seas. These swell maps can be animated to show the different swell components, wave energy, wave period, wave heights, together with wind and weather forecasts, current weather and sea state observations from Namibia wave-buoys, passing ships and coastal weather stations. Each of the forecast pages for this surf break feature a global and regional wavefinder tool to locate the best surf conditions in the area around Graveyards.