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Struisbaai ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.2
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 2.6
Wind and Kite Surfing: 4.0
Crowds: 3.4

Overall: 3.8

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Struisbaai Spot ID

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Struisbaai

Photo credit: dan

Struisbaai photo

Struisbaai

Photo credit: dan

Type: reef and point

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind W

Sea Temperature Today is: 16.2 °C

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Tuesday, 17 October 2017, 02:11 Local time
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Wave (m) 4.5
WSW
4.5
WSW
4.5
WSW
3.5
WSW
Period (s) 10 10 10 11
Wind (km/h) 40
W 40
W 35
W 40
W
Wind State off off off off

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Struisbaai in Boland and Southern Cape is a sheltered reef and point break that has quite reliable surf. Winter is the best time of year for surfing here. Works best in offshore winds from the west. Clean groundswells prevail and the best swell direction is from the southwest. The reef provides both left and right breaks Unlikely to be too crowded, even when the surf is up. Beware of sharks ,rocks and rips.

South Africa wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

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Live Weather:

At Suiderstrand wx, 10 km from Struisbaai.

moderate winds from the SSW

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12.5 °C

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Overall Struisbaai Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in October

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  • The nearest passenger airport to Struisbaai is Cape Town International Airport (CPT) in South Africa, which is 162 km (101 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Struisbaai is George Airport (GRJ), also in South Africa, 230 km (143 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Struisbaai, Overberg. Use the tab navigation above to view Struisbaai sea temperature, Struisbaai photographs, Struisbaai detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Struisbaai webcams, current wind from Overberg live weather stations and Struisbaai 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 Struisbaai.