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Off The Wall ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.3

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Off The Wall Spot ID

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Off The Wall

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Type: reef

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind SE

Sea Temperature Today is: 15.1 °C

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Wednesday, 18 September 2019, 03:12 Local time
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Wave (m) 1.6
Period (s) 10 10 10 10
Wind (km/h) 15
SSE 15
SSE 10
SSE 10
Wind State cross-
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Off The Wall in Cape Peninsula is an exposed reef break that has fairly consistent surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. Offshore winds blow from the southeast. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the ideal swell angle is from the southwest. Both left and right reef breaks. It's sometimes crowded here. Submerged rocks are a hazard.

South Africa wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Cape Town, South Africa, 3 km from Off The Wall.

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Off The Wall Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Table Bay, 4 km from Off The Wall.


Air temperature
16.3 °C

Current weather near Off The Wall

Overall Off The Wall Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in September

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  • The nearest passenger airport to Off The Wall is Cape Town International Airport (CPT) in South Africa, which is 21 km (13 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Off The Wall is Oudtshoorn Airport (DUH), also in South Africa, 353 km (219 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Off The Wall, Cape Town. Use the tab navigation above to view Off The Wall sea temperature, Off The Wall photographs, Off The Wall detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Off The Wall webcams, current wind from Cape Town live weather stations and Off The Wall 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 Off The Wall.