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Milnerton ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.5
Consistency of Surf: 3.7
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 2.3
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.4

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Milnerton Spot ID

Milnerton photo


Photo credit: Riaan Odendaal

Off shore starting to pick up, Milnerton photo


Photo credit: Steve

Milnerton Very Light Offshore, 2-4ft photo


Photo credit: Raoul de Villiers

Type: beach

Reliability: consistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind ESE

Sea Temperature Today is: 14.2 °C

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Friday, 24 May 2019, 18:51 Local time
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Wave (m) 2.5
Period (s) 13 13 13 13
Wind (km/h) 15
SSE 10
SSE 10
SE 10
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Milnerton in Cape Peninsula is a quite exposed beach break that has dependable surf. Winter is the optimum time of year for surfing here. The best wind direction is from the east southeast. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the optimum swell angle is from the southwest. The beach breaks offer lefts and rights. Sometimes crowded. Beware of locals and sharks.

South Africa wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Cape Town, South Africa, 9 km from Milnerton.

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Milnerton Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Table Bay, 8 km from Milnerton.


Air temperature
22.1 °C

Current weather near Milnerton

Overall Milnerton Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May

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  • The nearest passenger airport to Milnerton is Cape Town International Airport (CPT) in South Africa, which is 17 km (11 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Milnerton is Oudtshoorn Airport (DUH), also in South Africa, 344 km (214 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Milnerton, Cape Town. Use the tab navigation above to view Milnerton sea temperature, Milnerton photographs, Milnerton detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Milnerton webcams, current wind from Cape Town live weather stations and Milnerton 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 Milnerton.