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Type: breakwater

Reliability: very consistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind ESE

Sea Temperature Today is: 15.6 °C

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Monday, 24 September 2018, 16:24 Local time
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Wave (m) 2.3
Period (s) 12 12 12 12
Wind (km/h) 10
E 10
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Hawston in Overberg is an exposed breakwater break that is often working Works best in offshore winds from the east southeast with some shelter here from southeast winds. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the best swell direction is from the southwest. The breakwater breaks are all lefts. A remote wave spot that never gets crowded. Beware of - Rips / undertow - Rocks - Sharks.

South Africa wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Meerensee Beach, 4 km from Hawston.

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Hawston Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Vermont Coastal Onrus River wx, 3 km from Hawston.

wind obs. (6.4 kph from 138 degs) was rejected

Air temperature
17.3 °C

Current weather near Hawston

Overall Hawston Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in September

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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Hawston, Overberg. Use the tab navigation above to view Hawston sea temperature, Hawston photographs, Hawston detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Hawston webcams, current wind from Overberg live weather stations and Hawston 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 Hawston.