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Lockjoint ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.3

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Lockjoint Spot ID

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Type: reef

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell WSW | Wind ENE

Sea Temperature Today is: 13.5 °C

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Tuesday, 25 September 2018, 17:55 Local time
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Wave (m) 1.9
Period (s) 12 11 11 17
Wind (km/h) 25
SW 20
SSW 15
SSW 10
Wind State cross-

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Lockjoint in Swakopmund is an exposed reef break that has inconsistent surf. Winter is the optimum time of year for surfing here. The best wind direction is from the east northeast. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the best swell direction is from the west southwest. There are left and right breaking reefs. Relatively few surfers here, even on good days. Beware of rips and rocks.

Namibia wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Thicklip, 1 km from Lockjoint.

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Lockjoint Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Swakopmund, 1 km from Lockjoint.

light winds from the SW

Air temperature
16 °C

Current weather near Lockjoint

Overall Lockjoint Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in September

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Ski Resorts closest to Lockjoint:

  • Closest ski area
    Matroosberg (South Africa)
    803 mi
  • Second closest ski area
    Afri-Ski (Lesotho)
    979 mi
  • Third closest ski area
    Tiffindell (South Africa)
    994 mi
  • Fourth closest ski area
    Oukaimeden (Morocco)
    4012 mi
  • Fifth closest ski area
    Michlifen (Morocco)
    4089 mi
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Town and city forecasts close to Lockjoint:


  • The nearest passenger airport to Lockjoint is Ngiva (N'giva) Airport (NGV) in Angola, which is 638 km (396 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Lockjoint is Xangongo Airport (XGN), also in Angola, 660 km (410 miles) away.
Lockjoint break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Lockjoint, Swakopmund. Use the tab navigation above to view Lockjoint sea temperature, Lockjoint photographs, Lockjoint detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Lockjoint webcams, current wind from Swakopmund live weather stations and Lockjoint tide predictions. The Namibia swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Namibia 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 Namibia 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 Lockjoint.