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Green Point ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 4.5
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 4.5

Overall: 1.9

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Green Point Surf Forecast and Surf Reports

(Durban/KwaZulu-Natal South Coast, South Africa)

Green Point Spot ID

Shayne McGee, Green Point photo

Green Point

Photo credit: Shayne McGee

Type: point

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell S | Wind WNW

Sea Temperature Today is: 22.7 °C

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Saturday, 16 December 2017, 22:50 Local time
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Wave (m) 1.0
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Period (s) 11 10 10 10
Wind (km/h) 20
SSW 20
SSW 15
SW 15
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Green Point in Hibiscous Coast is an exposed point break that has pretty consitent surf and can work at any time of the year. Offshore winds are from the west northwest. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the ideal swell angle is from the south.. Even when there are waves, it's not likley to be crowded. Take care of rocks and sharks.

South Africa wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Umkomaas, 9 km from Green Point.

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Green Point Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Durban International Airport, 22 km from Green Point.

light winds from the NE

km/h
Air temperature
23.7 °C

Current weather near Green Point

Overall Green Point Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in December

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Airports

  • The closest passenger airport to Green Point is Durban International Airport (DUR) in South Africa, 21 km (13 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Green Point is Virginia (Durban) Airport (VIR), also in South Africa, 45 km (28 miles) away.
  • Third is Pietermaritzburg Airport (PZB) in South Africa, 69 km (43 miles) away.
  • Margate Airport (MGH) in South Africa is 94 km (58 miles) away.
  • Richards Bay (Richard's Bay) Airport (RCB), also in South Africa is the fifth nearest airport to Green Point and is 196 km (122 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Green Point, Durban/KZN South. Use the tab navigation above to view Green Point sea temperature, Green Point photographs, Green Point detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Green Point webcams, current wind from Durban/KZN South live weather stations and Green Point tide predictions. The South Africa swell maps link will open up the big picture showing South Africa 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 South Africa 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 Green Point.