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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 SE at Cape Columbine Lighthouse 16 km from Jacobs Bay). 1.9m 11 s period swell from SSW with an additional 1.5m 11 s period swell from WSW , plus 1.0m 3 s period wind swell from NNE
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16 km away, 2 h 8 min ago

Moderate
17 km/h
SE
9.2
14.4
Air / Water (°C)
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Jacobs Bay Surf Forecast / West Coast / South Africa

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 7 am Saturday 18 Aug 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 14.4 °C (Statistics for 18 Aug 1981-2005 - mean: 15.5 max: 16.7 min: 13.9 °C)

Saturday 18Sunday 19Monday 20
5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM
Rating
(10 max)
5
5
4
4
3
3
3
3
3
3
3
5
11
11
11
11
11
11
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
2.4
SSW
2.1
SSW
1.9
SSW
1.7
S
1.5
S
1.4
SSW
1.3
SSW
1.3
SSW
1.5
SSW
1.9
SW
2.2
SW
2.5
SW
3
SW
3.5
SW
3.5
SW
3.5
SW
3.5
SW
3.5
SW
Period(s) (?)121111101010101212111116151514141413
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)1538103486264448741834948660383511833293424648235216492944674103
Wind
(km/h)
10
E
10
ENE
15
NNE
15
NNE
10
NNE
5
ESE
5
ESE
0
WSW
10
SW
10
SW
15
SW
15
SW
10
WSW
15
S
30
SSE
30
SSE
25
SSE
25
S
Wind State(?)offoffcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
glasscross-
off
glasscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscross-
off
crosscross-
off
cross
Tide State(?)
-flowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebbebblow
High Tide
/ height (m)


8:30AM
1.09



8:57PM
1.16



9:55AM
1.03



10:24PM
1.10



Low Tide
/ height (m)




2:31PM
0.54



3:35AM
0.53



3:58PM
0.61




5:05AM
0.54

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.
 Saturday 18Sunday 19Monday 20
5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
rain showers
Summary
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Rain (mm)
-----------------2
Temp. °C
121214172018161615141415151413121212
Chill °C (?)
111113162018161614131314141311999
Sunrise
-7:22-------7:20-------7:20
Sunset
----6:22-------6:22-----

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