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Pastures ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.5
Difficulty Level: 1.5
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 2.7

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Pastures Spot ID

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Type: beach and reef

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell WSW | Wind SE

Sea Temperature Today is: 14.9 °C

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Sunday, 22 July 2018, 03:30 Local time
Sunday 22
Wave (m) 1.2
Period (s) 12 12 12 12
Wind (km/h) 40
NNE 40
NNE 40
NNE 40
Wind State cross cross cross cross

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Pastures in Western Cape is a reasonably exposed beach and reef break that does not work very often. Winter is the optimum time of year for surfing here. Works best in offshore winds from the southeast. Surfable in an onshore breeze Tends to receive distant groundswells and the best swell direction is from the west southwest.The break here is a left hand point. Surfable at all stages of the tide. It's sometimes crowded here. Watch out for dangerous rips.

South Africa wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Cape St Martin, 5 km from Pastures.

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Pastures Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Langebaanweg (saaf), 34 km from Pastures.

light winds from the NE

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Air temperature
13.1 °C

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Overall Pastures Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in July

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Town and city forecasts close to Pastures:

  • Closest city location
    22 mi
  • Second closest city location
    67 mi
  • Third closest city location
    68 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    90 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    91 mi


  • The nearest passenger airport to Pastures is Cape Town International Airport (CPT) in South Africa, which is 153 km (95 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Pastures is Springbok Airport (SBU), also in South Africa, 334 km (207 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Pastures, West Coast. Use the tab navigation above to view Pastures sea temperature, Pastures photographs, Pastures detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Pastures webcams, current wind from West Coast live weather stations and Pastures 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 Pastures.