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Super Tubes ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.7
Consistency of Surf: 4.7
Difficulty Level: 3.3
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 2.3

Overall: 3.9

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  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Super Tubes (calm at CapeSTFrancis 22 km from Super Tubes). 1.6m 15 s period swell from SW with 1.1m 8 s period wind swell from ENE
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Super Tubes Surf Forecast / Eastern Cape (S) / South Africa

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 1 am Friday 20 Jul 2018 SAST

Super Tubes surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.

Today's Super Tubes sea temperature is 17.8 °C (Statistics for 20 Jul 1981-2005 - mean: 19.1 max: 20.5 min: 18.2 °C)

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Swell
Height Map See all maps
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
0.9
SW
0.9
SW
0.9
SW
0.9
SW
1.1
SW
1
SW
0.9
SW
0.9
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.6
SSW
0.5
SW
0.5
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0.5
SW
1
SW
1.3
SW
1.1
SW
1.1
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1.1
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1.2
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1.3
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2
WSW
1.7
WSW
0.8
S
Period(s) (?)14141313121212121212111112121212121188999
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)2722722382453922782022371879061406628648633038615016019857650699
Wind
(km/h)
20
NNW
10
NNW
15
NNW
15
NNW
10
SSE
10
NNE
20
N
10
NNE
15
N
30
NNW
15
NNW
20
NNW
10
SSW
15
S
5
SW
15
WSW
30
SW
20
W
25
W
20
WSW
10
NW
10
NNW
10
N
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off
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on
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on
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High Tide
/ height (m)
9:20AM
1.12

10:04PM
1.25
10:48AM
1.07

11:26PM
1.22
12:17PM
1.09

12:39AM
1.24
1:22PM
1.17

1:34AM
1.30

2:08PM
1.26
2:16AM
1.37

2:45PM
1.35
2:52AM
1.44

3:19PM
1.43



Low Tide
/ height (m)

3:26PM
0.52
4:42AM
0.56

4:51PM
0.59

6:06AM
0.55
6:16PM
0.58

7:10AM
0.48
7:20PM
0.52

7:57AM
0.40

8:07PM
0.45
8:35AM
0.32

8:46PM
0.37
9:08AM
0.24

9:20PM
0.30


Note: the tide data above is for Albatross which is 1 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Super Tubes.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Super Tubes blow from the WSW.
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Summary
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Rain (mm)
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High °C
2326242426212528252629272021181919151516141312
Low °C
2026212024202227222329231917171716131215131312
Chill °C (?)
2326242426212528252629272021181918131315131211
Sunrise
7:20--7:20--7:18--7:18--7:18--7:18--7:16--7:16-
Sunset
-5:31--5:32--5:32--5:34--5:35--5:35--5:36--5:37
Short Range Forecast: Mostly dry. Warm air temperatures (max 29°C on Mon afternoon, min 20°C on Fri morning). Winds increasing (calm on Sat night, fresh winds from the NNW by Mon afternoon).Long Range Forecast:Some drizzle, heaviest during Wed night. Warm air temperatures (max 25°C on Mon night, min 12°C on Thu morning). Winds increasing (calm on Tue night, fresh winds from the SW by Wed afternoon).

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Information about the Super Tubes Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Super Tubes provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 7 days. A general guide to surfing at Super Tubes can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Super Tubes surf forecast is unique since it includes wave energy (power) that defines the real feel of the surf rather than just the height or the period. If you surf the same spot (Super Tubes) regularly then make a mental note of the wave energy from the surf forecast table each time you go. Very soon you may start to choose your surf days based on the wave energy alone combined with our forecast of favourable offshore wind conditions. Our star ratings will help here and of course you will also find the usual wave height and period predictions on our surf forecasts as well as a full break down of the swell components under our advanced users option (to reveal that, click the little Einstein character under the tide times).

Further information to help with frequently asked questions about our surf forecast for Super Tubes may be found under the help tab on the top menu and also by moving your mouse over the question marks on the surf forecast table itself. Please always bear in mind that the forecast is for near-shore open water and local factors at each surf break influence the actual breaking wave height, such as the beach / reef profile, water depths offshore and shelter.

Super Tubes is 19 km (12 miles) from the city of Kruisfontein. If you plan a holiday in Eastern Cape (South), look for hotels and other accommodation in Kruisfontein. Kruisfontein has rooms for a wide range of budgets as well as car hire and transport links.