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Queensberry Bay ratings
Quality on a good day: 5.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.8

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Queensberry Bay Surf Forecast and Surf Reports

(Eastern Cape – Wild Coast, South Africa)

Queensberry Bay Spot ID

Queensbury doing its thing., Queensberry Bay photo

Queensberry Bay

Photo credit: Andre Muller

The shortbreak at Queens, Queensberry Bay photo

Queensberry Bay

Photo credit: William VEITCH

Type: point

Reliability: consistent

Best: Swell SE | Wind NW

Sea Temperature Today is: 20.6 °C

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Thursday, 13 December 2018, 14:51 Local time
Thursday 13
Wave (m) 1.1
Period (s) 9 14 13 13
Wind (km/h) 15
SSE 15
SSE 10
SE 10
Wind State cross-
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Queensberry Bay in East London is an exposed point break that has reliable surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. The best wind direction is from the northwest. Light onshore winds ruin the qulaity Groundswells more frequent than windswells and the best swell direction is from the southeast. Sometimes crowded. Take care of rocks and sharks.

South Africa wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Cintsa East, 1 km from Queensberry Bay.

IS AT (local time)

Queensberry Bay Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Beacon Bay East London wx, 22 km from Queensberry Bay.

wind obs. (1.8 kph from 328 degs) was rejected

Air temperature
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Current weather near Queensberry Bay

Overall Queensberry Bay Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in December

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  • The closest passenger airport to Queensberry Bay is East London Airport (ELS) in South Africa, 35 km (22 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Queensberry Bay is Bisho Airport (VIY), also in South Africa, 79 km (49 miles) away.
  • Third is Umtata Airport (UTT) in South Africa, 153 km (95 miles) away.
  • Queenstown Airport (UTW) in South Africa is 155 km (96 miles) away.
  • Port Elizabeth Airport (PLZ), also in South Africa is the fifth nearest airport to Queensberry Bay and is 265 km (165 miles) away.
Queensberry Bay break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Queensberry Bay, Eastern Cape - Wild Coast. Use the tab navigation above to view Queensberry Bay sea temperature, Queensberry Bay photographs, Queensberry Bay detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Queensberry Bay webcams, current wind from Eastern Cape - Wild Coast live weather stations and Queensberry Bay 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 Queensberry Bay.