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

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Pipe Surf Forecast / Port Elizabeth / South Africa

6 Day Weather and Surf, issued 1 am Friday 25 Apr 2014 SAST

Pipe surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.

Today's Pipe sea temperature is 21.1 °C (Statistics for 25 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 21.6 max: 23.3 min: 20.4 °C)

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Height Map See all maps
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)

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Period (s) (?) 12 12 11 12 13 12 13 13 13 13 12 12 11 10 10 11 10 10 10 13 12 11 11
Surfscale
Wave
Graph

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Energy (?) 579 397 256 429 659 485 614 791 823 576 386 246 307 1552 476 436 392 301 253 638 404 314 297
Wind
(km/h)
15 N15
15 SSE15
0 WNW0
20 W20
25 SSW25
25 SSW25
10 SE10
15 ESE15
25 NNE25
15 NW15
10 SSW10
20 W20
25 W25
60 WSW60
30 SW30
15 SW15
15 SSW15
25 SW25
5 SSW5
25 ENE25
20 NNE20
20 N20
15 N15
Wind State (?) cross cross-
on
glass off cross-
off
cross-
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cross-
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on cross-
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cross-
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cross-
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off off cross-
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cross-
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High Tide
/ height (m)
1:09PM
1.59

1:31AM
1.79
1:58PM
1.70

2:15AM
1.90

2:39PM
1.80
2:55AM
1.97

3:17PM
1.85
3:31AM
2.00

3:52PM
1.87
4:06AM
1.98

4:27PM
1.86
4:39AM
1.93

5:01PM
1.81



Low Tide
/ height (m)

7:19PM
0.53

7:57AM
0.43

8:04PM
0.43
8:36AM
0.33

8:43PM
0.35
9:11AM
0.26

9:18PM
0.30
9:44AM
0.24

9:51PM
0.30
10:16AM
0.25

10:24PM
0.33
10:46AM
0.29

10:56PM
0.39


Note: the tide data above is for Port Elizabeth, South Africa which is 5 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Pipe. New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Pipe blow from the W.
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Summary
clear clear clear some clouds rain shwrs rain shwrs rain shwrs clear clear clear clear clear clear clear rain shwrs some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear clear
Rain (mm)
- - - - 2 11 3 - - - - - - - 5 - - - - - - - -
High °C
19 22 20 21 19 18 17 18 18 19 22 21 23 23 21 20 20 19 19 20 19 19 20
Low °C
17 21 20 20 17 16 16 18 16 16 22 21 21 22 20 20 20 19 19 20 19 19 20
Chill °C (?)
19 22 20 21 18 17 17 18 17 19 22 21 23 23 20 20 20 19 19 20 18 19 20
Sunrise
6:47 - - 6:48 - - 6:48 - - 6:48 - - 6:50 - - 6:50 - - 6:52 - - 6:52 -
Sunset
- 17:43 - - 17:40 - - 17:39 - - 17:38 - - 17:37 - - 17:37 - - 17:36 - - 17:35
Short Range Forecast: Moderate rain (total 16mm), heaviest on Sat night. Warm air temperatures (max 22°C on Fri afternoon, min 16°C on Sat night). Mainly strong winds. Long Range Forecast: Light rain (total 5mm), mostly falling on Tue night. Warm air temperatures (max 23°C on Tue morning, min 19°C on Wed night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the WSW on Tue afternoon, light winds from the SSW by Thu morning).

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Information about the Pipe Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Pipe provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 6 days. A general guide to surfing at Pipe can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Pipe surf forecast is unique since it includes wave energy (power) that defines the real feel of the surf rather than just the height or the period. If you surf the same spot (Pipe) regularly then make a mental note of the wave energy from the surf forecast table each time you go. Very soon you may start to choose your surf days based on the wave energy alone combined with our forecast of favourable offshore wind conditions. Our star ratings will help here and of course you will also find the usual wave height and period predictions on our surf forecasts as well as a full break down of the swell components under our advanced users option (to reveal that, click the little Einstein character under the tide times).

Further information to help with frequently asked questions about our surf forecast for Pipe may be found under the help tab on the top menu and also by moving your mouse over the question marks on the surf forecast table itself. Please always bear in mind that the forecast is for near-shore open water and local factors at each surf break influence the actual breaking wave height, such as the beach / reef profile, water depths offshore and shelter.

Pipe is 6 km (4 miles) from the city of Port Elizabeth. If you plan a holiday in Port Elizabeth, look for hotels and other accommodation in Port Elizabeth. Port Elizabeth has rooms for a wide range of budgets as well as car hire and transport links.

 

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