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Hout Bay ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.5
Consistency of Surf: 3.5
Difficulty Level: 2.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 4.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.3

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  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Hout Bay (calm at Cape Town 11 km from Hout Bay). 1.9m swell from SW too big with an additional 1.1m 17 s period swell from SW , plus 1.5m 6 s period wind swell from SSE
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Hout Bay Surf Forecast / Cape Town / South Africa

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 1 am Wednesday 21 Aug 2019 SAST

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

Today's Hout Bay sea temperature is 15.9 °C (Statistics for 21 Aug 1981-2005 - mean: 15.7 max: 17.2 min: 14.2 °C)

TueWednesday 21Thursday 22Fri
11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM
Rating
(10 max)
0
1
3
5
5
5
4
5
5
5
5
5
4
3
2
0
0
0
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
1.9
SW
1.9
SW
1.6
SW
3
SW
3
SW
3
SW
3
SW
3
SW
2.5
SW
2.5
SW
2.5
SW
2.3
WSW
2.2
WSW
2.2
WSW
2.1
WSW
2.3
WSW
3
SW
3
SW
Period(s) (?)111116161615151514141414141414141414
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)8828661230382043574337419236142967264724482151190619061823215129742974
Wind
(km/h)
25
SE
15
SE
10
ESE
5
E
5
NNE
5
NNW
10
SSW
10
SE
5
E
5
SSE
0
W
5
S
10
SSE
15
SSE
20
SSE
25
SSE
25
SE
25
SE
Wind State(?)onononglassglassglasscrossonglassglassglasscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
onononon
Tide State(?)
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High Tide
/ height (m)



6:11AM
1.22



6:31PM
1.31



6:50AM
1.14



7:11PM
1.23


Low Tide
/ height (m)

12:12AM
0.33



12:13PM
0.35



12:49AM
0.39



12:50PM
0.43



1:37AM
0.46

Note: the tide data above is calculated at the surf break location.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Hout Bay blow from the NW.
 TueWednesday 21Thursday 22Fri
11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Summary
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Rain (mm)
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Temp. °C
131416182125222021201918181917151415
Chill °C (?)
111316182125222021201918181916131213
Sunrise
---7:18-------7:16------
Sunset
------6:21-------6:21---

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