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Alkantstrand ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.3
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 4.0
Crowds: 3.3

Overall: 3.8

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  1. weather stationWind Update The wind is still offshore at Alkantstrand (moderate winds from the SSW at Richards Bay 9 km from Alkantstrand). 1.1m 8 s period swell from ENE with an additional 0.5m 12 s period swell from SSE , plus 1.8m 6 s period wind swell from SSW
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Alkantstrand Surf Forecast / KZN North / South Africa

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 7 pm Sunday 20 Oct 2019 SAST

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

Today's Alkantstrand sea temperature is 22.4 °C (Statistics for 20 Oct 1981-2005 - mean: 22.5 max: 23.3 min: 21.7 °C)

Sunday 20Monday 21Tuesday 22
5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM
Rating
(10 max)
0
1
2
3
2
2
2
2
1
0
11
11
11
11
11
11
0
0
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
1.4
ENE
1.2
ENE
1
ENE
1.7
SSW
1.6
SSW
1.4
SSW
1.2
S
1.1
S
1.2
S
0.6
E
2.4
S
2.5
S
3
S
3
S
3.5
S
3.5
S
3.5
S
3
S
Period(s) (?)668677778878101213141414
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)11512313723324719714613116451585935176025593848463944893116
Wind
(km/h)
25
NNE
35
SSW
30
SSW
25
SSW
25
SSW
15
S
15
S
20
SSE
25
SSE
30
S
30
SSW
25
S
30
SSE
15
SSE
15
ESE
15
E
25
ENE
30
NE
Wind State(?)onoffoffoffcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscross-
on
onon
Tide State(?)
flowhighebblowflowhighebbebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebblowflow
High Tide
/ height (m)

7:10PM
1.46



7:47AM
1.33




8:31PM
1.29



9:56AM
1.24



Low Tide
/ height (m)



1:31AM
0.60




2:03PM
0.70



3:12AM
0.73



4:34PM
0.77

Note: the tide data above is calculated at the surf break location.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Alkantstrand blow from the SW.
 Sunday 20Monday 21Tuesday 22
5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
light rain
light rain
light rain
light rain
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
Summary
clearclearsome cloudssome cloudscloudysome cloudssome cloudssome cloudssome cloudscloudylight rainlight rainlight rainlight raincloudycloudycloudycloudy
Rain (mm)
----------1121----
Temp. °C
302222222121222221201918171717171818
Chill °C (?)
302222222121222221201817161617161717
Sunrise
-----5:07-------5:07----
Sunset
6:02-------6:04-------6:05-

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