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Summerstrand Beach ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.0

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Summerstrand Beach Surf Forecast and Surf Reports

(Eastern Cape (South), South Africa)

Summerstrand Beach Spot ID

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Summerstrand Beach

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Type: beach

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SSE | Wind WSW

Sea Temperature Today is: 15.7 °C

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Thursday, 19 October 2017, 05:53 Local time
Thursday 19
5AM8AM11AM2PM
Wave (m) 1.7
S
1.5
S
2.1
SW
2.1
SW
Period (s) 12 12 10 10
Wind (km/h) 50
WSW 50
WSW 45
WSW 40
WSW
Wind State off off off off

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Summerstrand in Port Elizabeth is an exposed beach break that has fairly consistent surf The best wind direction is from the west southwest. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the ideal swell angle is from the south southeast. Waves at the beach break both left and right. When the surf is up, it can get quite busy in the water. Sharks may be a hazard at this break.

South Africa wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Port Elizabeth, South Africa, 4 km from Summerstrand Beach.

IS AT (local time)

Summerstrand Beach Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Port Elizabeth Airport, 7 km from Summerstrand Beach.

fresh winds from the W

km/h
Air temperature
15 °C

Current weather near Summerstrand Beach

Overall Summerstrand Beach Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in October

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  • The nearest passenger airport to Summerstrand is Port Elizabeth Airport (PLZ) in South Africa, which is 8 km (5 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Summerstrand is Bisho Airport (VIY), also in South Africa, 192 km (119 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Summerstrand Beach, Eastern Cape (S). Use the tab navigation above to view Summerstrand Beach sea temperature, Summerstrand Beach photographs, Summerstrand Beach detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Summerstrand Beach webcams, current wind from Eastern Cape (S) live weather stations and Summerstrand Beach 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 Summerstrand Beach.