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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 winds at Jacobs Bay are now cross-shore so expect speed-bumps in the surf (moderate winds from the SE at Cape Columbine Lighthouse 16 km from Jacobs Bay). 3.1m 8 s period wind swell from S is too big
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16 km away, 1 h 8 min ago

Moderate
26 km/h
SE
14.6
13.8
Air / Water (°C)
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Jacobs Bay Surf Forecast / West Coast / South Africa

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 7 am Monday 18 Dec 2017 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 13.8 °C (Statistics for 18 Dec 1981-2005 - mean: 18.8 max: 20.8 min: 17.6 °C)

Monday 18Tuesday 19Wednesday 20
5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM
Rating
(10 max)
11
11
0
0
0
0
0
11
2
2
1
0
0
0
2
3
3
4
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
3.5
S
3
S
3
S
3
S
3
S
3.5
S
3.5
S
3
S
2.5
S
1.6
SW
1.7
SW
1.7
SW
1.8
SW
1.8
SW
1.8
SW
1.9
SW
1.7
SW
1.5
SSW
Period(s) (?)888888888121313131313131315
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)143213141087102211871378138711618047419179611197116211091094917988
Wind
(km/h)
40
SSE
40
SSE
35
SSE
45
SSE
50
SSE
50
SSE
50
SSE
40
SSE
35
SSE
35
SSE
30
SSE
40
S
40
SSE
45
SSE
35
SSE
30
SSE
25
SSE
20
SSE
Wind State(?)cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscrosscrosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscrosscrosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
Tide State(?)
highebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebb
High Tide
/ height (m)
3:13AM
1.43



3:17PM
1.46



3:43AM
1.44



3:49PM
1.44



4:15AM
1.43

Low Tide
/ height (m)


9:14AM
0.25



9:32PM
0.14



9:46AM
0.25



10:02PM
0.15



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 18Tuesday 19Wednesday 20
5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM
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
171820201918171716172019191817181820
Chill °C (?)
151719191816151514162018181715171720
Sunrise
-5:35-------5:35-------5:35
Sunset
----7:53-------7:54-----

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