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Umhlanga ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.8
Consistency of Surf: 3.6
Difficulty Level: 3.2
Wind and Kite Surfing: 4.5
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.7

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  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Umhlanga (calm at Country Club Estate 2 Mount Edgecombe wx 3 km from Umhlanga). 1.7m 10 s period swell from E with an additional 0.7m 10 s period swell from S
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Clean
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Umhlanga Surf Forecast / KZN North / South Africa

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 7 am Tuesday 22 Jan 2019 SAST

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

Today's Umhlanga sea temperature is 25.2 °C (Statistics for 22 Jan 1981-2005 - mean: 25.8 max: 27.1 min: 24.6 °C)

Tuesday 22Wednesday 23Thursday 24
5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM
Rating
(10 max)
3
2
3
3
3
4
4
3
4
3
2
0
3
4
4
0
1
1
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
1.6
E
1.6
E
1.8
E
1.7
E
1.7
E
1.7
E
1.7
E
1.7
E
1.6
E
1.6
E
1.6
E
1.6
E
1.6
E
1.6
E
1.6
E
1.5
E
1.5
E
1.4
E
Period(s) (?)101010101010101010101010101010101010
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)470474612555578592592603551562562556545545535461458400
Wind
(km/h)
10
NNE
15
NE
15
ENE
15
E
10
E
5
SSE
5
WSW
10
SW
5
WSW
10
NE
15
ENE
25
ENE
15
E
5
SE
10
SSW
30
SSW
20
S
15
S
Wind State(?)cross-
off
crosscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
glasscross-
off
crosscross-
off
crosscrosscross-
on
cross-
on
oncross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
Tide State(?)
flowebblowflowhighebblowflowflowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhigh
High Tide
/ height (m)




4:44PM
1.93




5:10AM
1.95



5:23PM
1.89



5:50AM
1.93
Low Tide
/ height (m)


10:37AM
0.00



10:56PM
-0.08




11:18AM
0.02



11:35PM
-0.06


Note: the tide data above is for Umdloti which is 4 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Umhlanga.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Umhlanga blow from the NW.
 Tuesday 22Wednesday 23Thursday 24
5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
light rain
light rain
Summary
clearclearclearclearclearclearclearsome cloudssome cloudssome cloudssome cloudsclearclearsome cloudsrisk thund- derrisk thund- derlight rainlight rain
Rain (mm)
--------------1311
Temp. °C
212427272624232322242627262524232323
Chill °C (?)
212427272624232322242627262524232323
Sunrise
-5:15-------5:16-------5:16
Sunset
----6:58-------6:57-----

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