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Paradise ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.7

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Paradise Spot ID

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Type: reef and point

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell WSW | Wind E

Sea Temperature Today is: 15.2 °C

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Sunday, 17 December 2017, 16:04 Local time
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Wave (m) 1.6
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2.2
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Period (s) 8 7 7 8
Wind (km/h) 30
SW 25
SSW 20
SSW 15
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Wind State cross-
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Paradise in Swakopmund is an exposed reef and point break that has pretty consitent surf. Winter is the optimum time of year for surfing here. Offshore winds blow from the east. Groundswells are more common than windswells and the best swell direction is from the west southwest. A left hand reef break and there is also a left hand point break. 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 Thicklip, 6 km from Paradise.

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Paradise Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Swakopmund, 5 km from Paradise.

light winds from the W

km/h
Air temperature
19 °C

Current weather near Paradise

Overall Paradise Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in December

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Ski Resorts closest to Paradise:

  • Closest ski area
    Matroosberg (South Africa)
    800 mi
  • Second closest ski area
    Afri-Ski (Lesotho)
    978 mi
  • Third closest ski area
    Tiffindell (South Africa)
    991 mi
  • Fourth closest ski area
    Oukaimeden (Morocco)
    4016 mi
  • Fifth closest ski area
    Michlifen (Morocco)
    4093 mi
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Town and city forecasts close to Paradise:

Airports

  • The nearest passenger airport to Paradise is Ngiva (N'giva) Airport (NGV) in Angola, which is 643 km (399 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Paradise is Xangongo Airport (XGN), also in Angola, 665 km (413 miles) away.
Paradise break location map and break info

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