Umhlanga Surf Forecast and Surf Reports
(South-Africa – Kwazulu – Natal)
Umhlanga Spot ID:
Type: beach and reef
Reliability: fairly consistent
Best: Swell SE | Wind NW
Sea Temperature Today is: 24.1 °C
Friday, 24 May 2013, 15:57 Local time
For Durban, South Africa, 16 miles from Umhlanga.
At Durban International Airport, 29 km from Umhlanga.
Overall Umhlanga Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May
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Visitor Reviews of Umhlanga
Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Umhlanga:(click location name for more details)
|Closest break||Umdloti||2 mi|
|Second closest break||Battery Beach||7 mi|
|Third closest break||Country Club (African Beach)||7 mi|
|Fourth closest break||Tongaat||7 mi|
|Fifth closest break||Snake Park||8 mi|
Wave buoys nearest to Umhlanga:
|Closest wave buoy||Brazil Buoy||4726 mi|
|Second closest wave buoy||Lion Buoy||5224 mi|
|Third closest wave buoy||Nice Buoy||5246 mi|
|Fourth closest wave buoy||Gascogne Ouest Arcachon Buoy||5651 mi|
|Fifth closest wave buoy||Greenwich Buoy||5846 mi|
Tide stations nearest to Umhlanga:
|Closest tide station||Durban||10 mi|
|Second closest tide station||Maputo||274 mi|
|Third closest tide station||East London||296 mi|
|Fourth closest tide station||Port Elizabeth||434 mi|
|Fifth closest tide station||Inhambane||484 mi|
Ski Resorts closest to Umhlanga:
|Closest ski area||Afri-Ski (Lesotho)||156 mi|
|Second closest ski area||Tiffindell (South Africa)||200 mi|
|Third closest ski area||Mount Hermon (Israel)||4369 mi|
|Fourth closest ski area||Sepidan Ski Resort (Iran (Islamic Republic of))||4374 mi|
|Fifth closest ski area||Pooladkaf Ski Resort (Iran (Islamic Republic of))||4377 mi|
Town and city forecasts close to Umhlanga:
|Closest city location||Durban (South Africa)||12 mi|
|Second closest city location||Stanger (South Africa)||30 mi|
|Third closest city location||Pietermaritzburg (South Africa)||42 mi|
|Fourth closest city location||eSikhawini (South Africa)||76 mi|
|Fifth closest city location||Ntuzuma (South Africa)||78 mi|
- The closest passenger airport to Umhlanga is Virginia (Durban) Airport (VIR) in South Africa, 6 km (4 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Umhlanga is Durban International Airport (DUR), also in South Africa, 30 km (19 miles) away.
- Third is Pietermaritzburg Airport (PZB) in South Africa, 67 km (42 miles) away.
- Margate Airport (MGH) in South Africa is 145 km (90 miles) away.
- Richards Bay (Richard's Bay) Airport (RCB), also in South Africa is the fifth nearest airport to Umhlanga and is 146 km (91 miles) away.