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Point ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.5
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 2.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.9

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Point summer swell photo

Point

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Point summer swell photo

Point

Photo credit: hugo

Type: reef and point

Reliability: consistent

Best: Swell SSW | Wind SW

Sea Temperature Today is: 16.3 °C

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Thursday, 19 October 2017, 13:09 Local time
Thursday 19
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Wave (m) 2.3
SW
2.3
SW
2.1
SW
1.8
SW
Period (s) 10 10 10 10
Wind (km/h) 45
WSW 40
WSW 30
WSW 15
WSW
Wind State cross-
off
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Point in Jeffreys Bay Coast is a sheltered reef and point break that has consistent surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. The best wind direction is from the southwest. Groundswells are more common than windswells and the ideal swell angle is from the south southwest. Sometimes crowded. Watch out for sharks and rocks.

South Africa wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

At Albatross (0 km).

IS AT (local time)

Point Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Wavecrest Jeffreys Bay wx, 1 km from Point.

moderate winds from the SE

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Clear
Air temperature
19.5 °C

Current weather near Point

Overall Point Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in October

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  • The nearest passenger airport to Point is Port Elizabeth Airport (PLZ) in South Africa, which is 63 km (39 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Point is George Airport (GRJ), also in South Africa, 235 km (146 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Point, Eastern Cape (S). Use the tab navigation above to view Point sea temperature, Point photographs, Point detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Point webcams, current wind from Eastern Cape (S) live weather stations and Point 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 Point.