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Guns ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.5
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 2.8

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  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Guns (calm at Swakopmund 17 km from Guns). 1.6m 11 s period swell from SW
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17 km away, 2 h 24 min ago

Calm
2 km/h
E
22.0
16.2
Air / Water (°C)
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Guns Surf Forecast / Swakopmund / Namibia

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 1 am Wednesday 19 Jun 2019 CAT

Guns surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.

Today's Guns sea temperature is 16.2 °C (Statistics for 19 Jun 1981-2005 - mean: 14.5 max: 15.5 min: 13.6 °C)

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Height Map See all maps
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
1.4
SW
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1.4
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1.6
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2
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1.6
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Period(s) (?)1114141314141515151414121111111111101816151515
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
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Energy(?)48839466185114931686351133772650660754003471212316261042640457302366683102811051138
Wind
(km/h)
25
NE
20
SSW
20
ESE
30
NE
10
WSW
10
S
10
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40
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30
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10
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20
SSW
10
SSW
5
WNW
10
SW
10
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5
NNW
15
SSW
5
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20
SSW
25
SSW
10
SSE
10
NNW
5
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off
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High Tide
/ height (m)

4:56PM
1.46

5:13AM
1.34
5:33PM
1.41

5:53AM
1.28
6:11PM
1.36

6:35AM
1.22
6:52PM
1.31

7:23AM
1.16
7:38PM
1.26

8:17AM
1.12

8:31PM
1.22
9:19AM
1.11

9:29PM
1.20


Low Tide
/ height (m)
10:22AM
0.27

10:50PM
0.32
10:59AM
0.32

11:30PM
0.36
11:36AM
0.39

12:12AM
0.41
12:17PM
0.46

12:59AM
0.45
1:04PM
0.52

1:53AM
0.49
2:00PM
0.58

2:55AM
0.51

3:07PM
0.61



Note: the tide data above is for Walvis Bay, Namibia which is 13 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Guns.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Guns blow from the ENE.
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Rain (mm)
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High °C
2932272931252424181617172222201919171719201614
Low °C
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Chill °C (?)
2932272931252424171616172222201919171719201614
Sunrise
7:41--7:41--7:41--7:41--7:41--7:41--7:41--7:41-
Sunset
-6:24--6:24--6:24--6:24--6:25--6:25--6:25--6:25
Short Range Forecast: Mostly dry. Very warm air temperatures (max 32°C on Wed afternoon, min 13°C on Sat morning). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the S on Fri afternoon, calm by Sat night).Long Range Forecast:Mostly dry. Warm air temperatures (max 22°C on Sun morning, min 14°C on Wed afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

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Information about the Guns Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Guns provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 7 days. A general guide to surfing at Guns can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Guns 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 (Guns) 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 Guns 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.

Guns is 13 km (8 miles) from Walvis Bay. If you plan a holiday in Swakopmund, look for hotels and other accommodation in Walvis Bay. Walvis Bay has rooms for a wide range of budgets as well as car hire and transport links.