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University ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.0

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University Spot ID

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Type: beach

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell S | Wind N

Sea Temperature Today is: 28.1 °C

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Monday, 10 December 2018, 09:05 Local time
Monday 10
Wave (m) 0.3
Period (s) 14 8 13 13
Wind (km/h) 10
W 10
SW 20
S 20
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University on the Gold Coast is an exposed beach break that has pretty consitent surf. The surf tends to be optimum in the spring. Offshore winds blow from the north with some shelter here from west winds. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the optimum swell angle is from the south. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves. Even when there are waves, it's not likley to be crowded. Watch out for rocks.

Ghana wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Cape Coast, 5 km from University.

IS AT (local time)

University Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Saltpond, 19 km from University.


Air temperature
24.2 °C

Current weather near University

Overall University Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in December

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Town and city forecasts close to University:

  • Closest city location
    3 mi
  • Second closest city location
    10 mi
  • Third closest city location
    36 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    40 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    44 mi


  • The nearest passenger airport to University is Takoradi Airport (TKD) in Ghana, which is 67 km (42 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to University is Kotoka International (Accra) Airport (ACC), also in Ghana, 127 km (79 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for University, Gold Coast. Use the tab navigation above to view University sea temperature, University photographs, University detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, University webcams, current wind from Gold Coast live weather stations and University tide predictions. The Ghana swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Ghana and the surrounding seas. These swell maps can be animated to show the different swell components, wave energy, wave period, wave heights, together with wind and weather forecasts, current weather and sea state observations from Ghana wave-buoys, passing ships and coastal weather stations. Each of the forecast pages for this surf break feature a global and regional wavefinder tool to locate the best surf conditions in the area around University.