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Noordhoek ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.0

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Noordhoek Spot ID

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Type: sandbar

Reliability: consistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind SE

Sea Temperature Today is: 15.6 °C

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Wednesday, 26 September 2018, 10:48 Local time
Wednesday 26
Wave (m) 3.5
Period (s) 13 13 13 13
Wind (km/h) 30
NNW 40
NNW 40
NNW 35
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Noordhoek in Cape Peninsula is an exposed beach break that usually has waves. Spring and Summer provide the optimum conditions. Offshore winds are from the southeast. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the optimum swell angle is from the southwest. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves. Best around low tide. Relatively few surfers here, even on good days. Beware of urchins, rocks and sharks.

South Africa wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Boneyards, 3 km from Noordhoek.

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Noordhoek Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Klein Slangkop Cape Town wx, 2 km from Noordhoek.

wind obs. (6.4 kph from 45 degs) was rejected

Partly Cloudy
Air temperature
16.9 °C

Current weather near Noordhoek

Overall Noordhoek Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in September

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  • The nearest passenger airport to Noordhoek is Cape Town International Airport (CPT) in South Africa, which is 28 km (17 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Noordhoek is Oudtshoorn Airport (DUH), also in South Africa, 359 km (223 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Noordhoek, Cape Town. Use the tab navigation above to view Noordhoek sea temperature, Noordhoek photographs, Noordhoek detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Noordhoek webcams, current wind from Cape Town live weather stations and Noordhoek 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 Noordhoek.