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

Overall: 3.8

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Mussels Spot ID

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Type: reef

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell WSW | Wind ENE

Sea Temperature Today is: 14.6 °C

Secret spot? We can hide it!

Friday, 20 October 2017, 23:39 Local time
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Wave (m) 2.3
SW
1.8
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1.8
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1.6
SW
Period (s) 14 13 13 13
Wind (km/h) 10
SSW 10
SSW 10
SSW 5
SSW
Wind State cross-
on
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Mussels in Swakopmund is an exposed reef break that only works once in a while. Winter is the best time of year for surfing here. Offshore winds are from the east northeast. Groundswells more frequent than windswells and the best swell direction is from the west southwest. The reef provides both left and right breaks. Even when there are waves, it's not likley to be crowded. Watch out for sharks,seals and rocks.

Namibia wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Walvis Bay, Namibia, 13 km from Mussels.

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Mussels Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Walvis Bay Erongo wx, 17 km from Mussels.

light winds from the NNW

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Air temperature
13.1 °C

Current weather near Mussels

Overall Mussels Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in October

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Mussels Location Maps

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Ski Resorts closest to Mussels:

  • Closest ski area
    Matroosberg (South Africa)
    792 mi
  • Second closest ski area
    Afri-Ski (Lesotho)
    973 mi
  • Third closest ski area
    Tiffindell (South Africa)
    986 mi
  • Fourth closest ski area
    Oukaimeden (Morocco)
    4023 mi
  • Fifth closest ski area
    Michlifen (Morocco)
    4101 mi
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Town and city forecasts close to Mussels:

Airports

  • The nearest passenger airport to Mussels is Ngiva (N'giva) Airport (NGV) in Angola, which is 656 km (407 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Mussels is Alexander Bay Airport (ALJ) in South Africa, 669 km (416 miles) away.
Mussels break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Mussels, Swakopmund. Use the tab navigation above to view Mussels sea temperature, Mussels photographs, Mussels detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Mussels webcams, current wind from Swakopmund live weather stations and Mussels 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 Mussels.