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The Hoek ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.7
Consistency of Surf: 3.3
Difficulty Level: 3.7
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 3.3

Overall: 3.4

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  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing glassy conditions at The Hoek (calm at Chapmans Peak Cape Town wx 2 km from The Hoek). 2.6m swell from SSW too big with an additional 1.0m 12 s period swell from SW
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The Hoek Surf Forecast / Cape Town / South Africa

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 7 pm Wednesday 13 Dec 2017 SAST

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

Today's The Hoek sea temperature is 16.8 °C (Statistics for 13 Dec 1981-2005 - mean: 19.1 max: 21.0 min: 18.0 °C)

Wednesday 13Thursday 14Friday 15
5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM
Rating
(10 max)
4
4
5
5
5
5
4
2
3
3
4
4
4
3
4
3
1
1
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
2.5
SW
2.5
SW
2.5
SSW
2.5
SSW
2.5
SSW
2.4
SSW
2.2
SSW
2.2
SSW
2
SSW
1.9
SSE
2
S
1.9
SSE
1.9
SSE
1.1
S
1.7
S
1.5
S
1.5
S
1.6
S
Period(s) (?)121011111010101010910101010101099
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)201013511724162813851170942856741599736667681220529408392441
Wind
(km/h)
15
WNW
5
WSW
5
SSW
5
SSE
15
SE
20
SE
25
SSE
25
SSE
30
SSE
35
SSE
25
SSE
25
SSE
25
SE
20
SE
15
SSE
20
S
25
SSE
30
SSE
Wind State(?)cross-
on
crossglassoffoffoffoffcross-
off
offoffoffoffoffoffoffcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
Tide State(?)
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High Tide
/ height (m)



12:52AM
1.20



1:00PM
1.34



1:34AM
1.27



1:38PM
1.38


Low Tide
/ height (m)

6:42PM
0.32



6:48AM
0.40



7:22PM
0.26



7:30AM
0.36



7:56PM
0.21

Note: the tide data above is for Hout Bay which is 5 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for The Hoek.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at The Hoek blow from the SE.
 Wednesday 13Thursday 14Friday 15
5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM
light rain
rain showers
partially cloudy
rain showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Summary
light rainrain shwrssome cloudsrain shwrsclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclear
Rain (mm)
12-1--------------
Temp. °C
171818171717171817161616161720222018
Chill °C (?)
171818171616161716141515151620222017
Sunrise
-----5:28-------5:28----
Sunset
7:52-------7:52-------7:53-

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