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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 Cross-off wind has turned cross-on at Jacobs Bay (moderate winds from the SW at Langebaanweg Army Airfield 25 km from Jacobs Bay). 1.5m 12 s period swell from SSW with an additional 0.5m 15 s period swell from NW , plus 0.9m 6 s period wind swell from SSE
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25 km away, 2 h 3 min ago

Moderate
22 km/h
SW
26.6
16.3
Air / Water (°C)
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Jacobs Bay Surf Forecast / West Coast / South Africa

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 1 pm Monday 10 Dec 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 10 Dec 1981-2005 - mean: 18.6 max: 20.4 min: 17.5 °C)

Monday 10Tuesday 11Wednesday 12
11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM
Rating
(10 max)
3
2
2
2
3
1
1
1
1
0
0
1
2
4
4
3
2
0
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
1.8
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.6
SSW
1.6
SSW
1.2
SW
1.1
SW
1
SW
1.1
SW
1
SW
1.1
SW
1.3
SW
1.2
SW
1.4
SW
1.6
SW
1.7
WSW
1.7
WSW
1.7
WSW
1.3
WSW
Period(s) (?)121212121212111111101010101111101015
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)965843710658393303246268224271328292424572674624578763
Wind
(km/h)
10
SSW
20
SW
25
SSW
20
SSE
15
SSE
20
SSW
15
S
15
S
20
SSW
20
SW
25
SW
20
SSW
10
SSW
10
WSW
5
WNW
10
W
20
SW
20
SW
Wind State(?)crosscross-
on
crosscrosscross-
off
crosscrosscrosscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
ononcross-
on
cross-
on
Tide State(?)
lowflowhighebbebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebblow
High Tide
/ height (m)


4:56PM
1.36




5:24AM
1.35



5:31PM
1.28



6:02AM
1.29


Low Tide
/ height (m)
10:53AM
0.30




11:08PM
0.24



11:30AM
0.37



11:43PM
0.31



12:10PM
0.44

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.
 Monday 10Tuesday 11Wednesday 12
11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
rain showers
partially cloudy
clear
Summary
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Rain (mm)
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Temp. °C
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Chill °C (?)
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Sunrise
-------5:33-------5:33--
Sunset
--7:49-------7:50-------

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