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

Overall: 3.2

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Crons Spot ID

Sweet left, Crons photo


Photo credit: Cuan Knox

Local Surfer doing what he does best, Crons photo


Photo credit: Cuan Knox

Type: beach

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind ESE

Sea Temperature Today is: 15.1 °C

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Monday, 23 July 2018, 00:17 Local time
SunMonday 23
Wave (m) 0.9
Period (s) 11 11 12 12
Wind (km/h) 20
NNW 20
NNW 20
NNW 20
Wind State cross-

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Krans(Krons) in Cape Peninsula is a quite exposed beach break that has quite reliable surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. Ideal winds are from the east southeast. Groundswells more frequent than windswells and the ideal swell angle is from the southwest. The beach break provides left and right handers. When the surf is up, it can get quite busy in the water. Watch out for dangerous rips.

South Africa wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Boneyards, 1 km from Crons.

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Crons Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Slangkop, 3 km from Crons.

light winds from the NNW

Air temperature
16.5 °C

Current weather near Crons

Overall Crons Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in July

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  • The nearest passenger airport to Crons is Cape Town International Airport (CPT) in South Africa, which is 31 km (19 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Crons is Oudtshoorn Airport (DUH), also in South Africa, 361 km (224 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Crons, Cape Town. Use the tab navigation above to view Crons sea temperature, Crons photographs, Crons detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Crons webcams, current wind from Cape Town live weather stations and Crons 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 Crons.