Mapelane Surf Forecast and Surf Reports
(South-Africa – Kwazulu – Natal)
Mapelane Spot ID:
Best: Swell SE | Wind WSW
Sea Temperature Today is: 27.5 °C
Wednesday, 12 March 2014, 20:27 Local time
For Alkantstrand, 56 km from Mapelane.
At Richards Bay, 58 km from Mapelane.
Overall Mapelane Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in March
The graph shows the variation of swells directed at Mapelane over a normal March, based... (show all text)
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Visitor Reviews of Mapelane
Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Mapelane:(click location name for more details)
|Closest break||St Lucia||2 mi|
|Second closest break||Alkantstrand||35 mi|
|Third closest break||Senoritas||35 mi|
|Fourth closest break||Mtunzini||56 mi|
|Fifth closest break||Siyayi||65 mi|
Wave buoys nearest to Mapelane:
|Closest wave buoy||Brazil Buoy||4840 mi|
|Second closest wave buoy||Lion Buoy||5169 mi|
|Third closest wave buoy||Nice Buoy||5185 mi|
|Fourth closest wave buoy||Gascogne Ouest Arcachon Buoy||5605 mi|
|Fifth closest wave buoy||Greenwich Buoy||5791 mi|
Tide stations nearest to Mapelane:
|Closest tide station||eSikhawini||46 mi|
|Second closest tide station||Ballitoville||109 mi|
|Third closest tide station||Durban||131 mi|
|Fourth closest tide station||Umkomaas||158 mi|
|Fifth closest tide station||Maputo||168 mi|
Ski Resorts closest to Mapelane:
|Closest ski area||Afri-Ski (Lesotho)||227 mi|
|Second closest ski area||Tiffindell (South Africa)||313 mi|
|Third closest ski area||Matroosberg (South Africa)||830 mi|
|Fourth closest ski area||Sepidan Ski Resort (Iran (Islamic Republic of))||4260 mi|
|Fifth closest ski area||Pooladkaf Ski Resort (Iran (Islamic Republic of))||4264 mi|
Town and city forecasts close to Mapelane:
|Closest city location||Empangeni (South Africa)||40 mi|
|Second closest city location||eSikhawini (South Africa)||46 mi|
|Third closest city location||Stanger (South Africa)||94 mi|
|Fourth closest city location||Mondlo (South Africa)||108 mi|
|Fifth closest city location||Vryheid (South Africa)||109 mi|
- The closest passenger airport to Mapelane is Richards Bay (Richard's Bay) Airport (RCB) in South Africa, which is 50 km (31 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Mapelane is Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi (Ulundi) Airport (ULD), also in South Africa, 99 km (61 miles) away.
- The third closest airport is Vryheid Airport (VYD), also in South Africa, 174 km (108 miles) away.