St Mikes ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.5
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.5
Wind and Kite Surfing: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

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St Mikes Surf Forecast and Surf Reports

(Durban/KwaZulu-Natal South Coast, South Africa)

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St Mikes Spot ID:

Type: reef

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind WNW

Sea Temperature Today is: 27.0 °C

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Wednesday, 1 April 2015, 01:51 Local time

Tue Wednesday 01
11PM 2AM 5AM 8AM
Wave (m) 0.8
Period (s) 13 13 13 12
Wind (km/h) 20
NNE 20
NNE 25
NNE 25
Wind State cross cross cross cross

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St Mikes in Durban/KwaZulu-Natal South Coast is a fairly exposed reef break that has fairly consistent surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. Offshore winds blow from the west northwest. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the optimum swell angle is from the southwest. When the surf is up, crowds are likely Beware of sharks, shark protected,.

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Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Lucien, 4 km from St Mikes.

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St Mikes Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Port Edward, 70 km from St Mikes.

light winds from the NE

Air temperature
20.8 °C

Current weather near St Mikes

Overall St Mikes Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in March

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Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to St Mikes:

  (click location name for more details)
Closest break Lucien 2 mi
Second closest break Southbroom 3 mi
Third closest break Trafalgar 4 mi
Fourth closest break Sunwich Port 6 mi
Fifth closest break Banana Beach 7 mi

Wave buoys nearest to St Mikes:

Closest wave buoy Brazil Buoy 4670 mi
Second closest wave buoy Lion Buoy 5272 mi
Third closest wave buoy Nice Buoy 5295 mi
Fourth closest wave buoy Gascogne Ouest Arcachon Buoy 5693 mi
Fifth closest wave buoy Greenwich Buoy 5894 mi

Tide stations nearest to St Mikes:

Closest tide station Margate 19 mi
Second closest tide station Umkomaas 33 mi
Third closest tide station Durban 60 mi
Fourth closest tide station Ballitoville 84 mi
Fifth closest tide station Port Saint Johns 91 mi

snow forecast website

Ski Resorts closest to St Mikes:

Closest ski area Tiffindell (South Africa) 157 mi
Second closest ski area Afri-Ski (Lesotho) 167 mi
Third closest ski area Matroosberg (South Africa) 666 mi
Fourth closest ski area Mount Hermon (Israel) 4433 mi
Fifth closest ski area Sepidan Ski Resort (Iran (Islamic Republic of)) 4444 mi

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Town and city forecasts close to St Mikes:

Closest city location Margate (South Africa) 19 mi
Second closest city location Zuma (South Africa) 30 mi
Third closest city location Durban (South Africa) 58 mi
Fourth closest city location Kokstad (South Africa) 68 mi
Fifth closest city location Pietermaritzburg (South Africa) 71 mi
  • The closest passenger airport to St Mikes is Margate Airport (MGH) in South Africa, 32 km (20 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to St Mikes is Durban International Airport (DUR), also in South Africa, 83 km (52 miles) away.
  • Third is Virginia (Durban) Airport (VIR) in South Africa, 107 km (66 miles) away.
  • Pietermaritzburg Airport (PZB) in South Africa is 110 km (68 miles) away.
  • Umtata Airport (UTT), also in South Africa is the fifth nearest airport to St Mikes and is 206 km (128 miles) away.
St Mikes break location map and break info
This is the Surf-Forecast page for St Mikes, Durban/KZN South. Use the tab navigation above to view St Mikes sea temperature, St Mikes photographs, St Mikes detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, St Mikes webcams, current wind from Durban/KZN South live weather stations and St Mikes 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 St Mikes.


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