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Jongensfontein ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.7

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Jongensfontein Spot ID

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Type: reef

Reliability: consistent

Best: Swell S | Wind NW

Sea Temperature Today is: 21.9 °C

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Wednesday, 20 February 2019, 23:08 Local time
WedThursday 21
Wave (m) 1.6
Period (s) 15 15 14 14
Wind (km/h) 5
SE 10
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Jongensfontein in Boland and Southern Cape is an exposed reef break that has dependable surf. Spring and Summer provide the favoured conditions. Offshore winds blow from the northwest. Light onshore winds ruin the qulaity Groundswells are more common than windswells and the ideal swell direction is from the south. A left hand reef break. When it's working here, it can get crowded. Watch out for sharks and rocks.

South Africa wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Dolphin Point, 8 km from Jongensfontein.

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Jongensfontein Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Stilbaai, 8 km from Jongensfontein.

light winds from the S

Air temperature
21.7 °C

Current weather near Jongensfontein

Overall Jongensfontein Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in February

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Town and city forecasts close to Jongensfontein:

  • Closest city location
    48 mi
  • Second closest city location
    67 mi
  • Third closest city location
    76 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    101 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    120 mi


  • The nearest passenger airport to Jongensfontein is George Airport (GRJ) in South Africa, which is 107 km (66 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Jongensfontein is Oudtshoorn Airport (DUH), also in South Africa, 121 km (75 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Jongensfontein, Overberg. Use the tab navigation above to view Jongensfontein sea temperature, Jongensfontein photographs, Jongensfontein detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Jongensfontein webcams, current wind from Overberg live weather stations and Jongensfontein tide predictions. The South Africa swell maps link will open up the big picture showing South Africa and the surrounding seas. These swell maps can be animated to show the different swell components, wave energy, wave period, wave heights, together with wind and weather forecasts, current weather and sea state observations from South Africa wave-buoys, passing ships and coastal weather stations. Each of the forecast pages for this surf break feature a global and regional wavefinder tool to locate the best surf conditions in the area around Jongensfontein.