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Jacobs Bay ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.2

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  1. weather stationWind Update The wind is still cross-off at Jacobs Bay (light winds from the SSE at Cape Columbine Lighthouse 16 km from Jacobs Bay). 2.8m 14 s period swell from SSW with an additional 1.7m 12 s period swell from SW
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16 km away, 2 h 20 min ago

Moderate
19 km/h
SSE
12.1
16.3
Air / Water (°C)
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Jacobs Bay Surf Forecast / West Coast / South Africa

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 7 pm Thursday 24 May 2018 SAST

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

Today's Jacobs Bay sea temperature is 16.3 °C (Statistics for 24 May 1981-2005 - mean: 16.7 max: 18.0 min: 15.7 °C)

Thursday 24Friday 25Saturday 26
5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM
Rating
(10 max)
3
3
3
11
5
5
5
5
4
4
5
5
5
5
5
3
3
3
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
2.5
SSW
2.5
SSW
2.5
SSW
3
SSW
2.5
SSW
2.5
SSW
2.5
SSW
2.5
SSW
2.4
SSW
2.4
SSW
2.4
SSW
2.3
SSW
2.1
S
2
S
1.9
SSW
1.8
SSW
1.5
W
1.6
SSW
Period(s) (?)151414141414141414131313131312121412
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)291930092967318026652402225222201980196019011661144512951137992849743
Wind
(km/h)
30
SSE
25
SSE
25
SSE
20
SSE
15
SSE
10
SSE
5
SSE
5
SSW
10
SSW
15
SSE
10
SSE
10
SE
5
ESE
5
ESE
5
SE
5
SSW
10
SSW
10
S
Wind State(?)cross-
off
crosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
glassglasscross-
on
crosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
glasscross-
off
crosscrosscross
Tide State(?)
ebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebblow
High Tide
/ height (m)



12:11AM
1.38



12:47PM
1.29



1:00AM
1.44



1:31PM
1.35


Low Tide
/ height (m)

5:55PM
0.38



6:37AM
0.26



6:47PM
0.33



7:20AM
0.19



7:30PM
0.28

Note: the tide data above is for Saldanha which is 8 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Jacobs Bay.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Jacobs Bay blow from the E.
 Thursday 24Friday 25Saturday 26
5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
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
161515151414151616161616161617191818
Chill °C (?)
141313141314151616151616161617191818
Sunrise
-----7:37-------7:39----
Sunset
5:52-------5:51-------5:51-

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