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Sunwich Port ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.7

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Sunwich Port Surf Forecast and Surf Reports

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

Sunwich Port Spot ID

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Type: reef

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind W

Sea Temperature Today is: 26.0 °C

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Tuesday, 19 February 2019, 21:29 Local time
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Wave (m) 1.5
Period (s) 5 6 6 15
Wind (km/h) 30
NNE 25
NNE 25
NNE 20
Wind State cross-
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Sunwich Port in Hibiscous Coast is a reasonably exposed reef break that has inconsistent surf Offshore winds blow from the west. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the best swell direction is from the southwest. There is a right breaking reef. It very rarely gets crowded here. Be wary of sharks, they are not unknown here.

South Africa wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Banana Beach, 3 km from Sunwich Port.

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Sunwich Port Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At PenningtonSouth, 20 km from Sunwich Port.

light winds from the NNE

Air temperature
23.9 °C

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Overall Sunwich Port Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in February

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  • The closest passenger airport to Sunwich Port is Margate Airport (MGH) in South Africa, 42 km (26 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Sunwich Port is Durban International Airport (DUR), also in South Africa, 73 km (45 miles) away.
  • Third is Virginia (Durban) Airport (VIR) in South Africa, 98 km (61 miles) away.
  • Pietermaritzburg Airport (PZB) in South Africa is 102 km (63 miles) away.
  • Umtata Airport (UTT), also in South Africa is the fifth nearest airport to Sunwich Port and is 214 km (133 miles) away.
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