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

Overall: 3.3

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Queens Spot ID

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Type: reef

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind SE

Sea Temperature Today is: 15.2 °C

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Thursday, 24 January 2019, 08:56 Local time
Thursday 24
Wave (m) 4.5
Period (s) 15 15 14 14
Wind (km/h) 25
SSE 30
SSE 40
SSE 40
Wind State cross-

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Queens in Cape Peninsula is an exposed reef break that has quite consistent surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. Offshore winds are from the southeast. Groundswells more frequent than windswells and the best swell direction is from the southwest. A left hand reef break. Best around high tide. When it's working here, it can get crowded. Take care of rocks in the line up.

South Africa wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Cape Town, South Africa, 4 km from Queens.

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Queens Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Sea Point Cape Town wx, 1 km from Queens.

light winds from the S

Air temperature
18.1 °C

Current weather near Queens

Overall Queens Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in January

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  • The nearest passenger airport to Queens is Cape Town International Airport (CPT) in South Africa, which is 21 km (13 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Queens is Oudtshoorn Airport (DUH), also in South Africa, 354 km (220 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Queens, Cape Town. Use the tab navigation above to view Queens sea temperature, Queens photographs, Queens detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Queens webcams, current wind from Cape Town live weather stations and Queens 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 Queens.