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Battery Beach Surf Forecast / Durban/KZN South / South Africa

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 7 am Thursday 19 May 2022 SAST
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Battery Beach surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Battery Beach sea temperature is 22.5 °C (Statistics for 19 May 1981-2005 - mean: 23.7 max: 24.7 min: 22.8 °C)
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Battery Beach surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Battery Beach sea temperature is 22.5 °C (Statistics for 19 May 1981-2005 - mean: 23.7 max: 24.7 min: 22.8 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for Durban/KZN South

  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Battery Beach (calm at Berea wx 5 km from Battery Beach).

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Actual: 51 min ago

Calm
2 km/h
N
Clean
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How big are the waves at Battery Beach today?

The current surf forecast for Battery Beach at 12PM is: 1.1m 8s primary swell from a East-northeast direction and 0.4m 11s secondary swell from a East-southeast direction (forecast issued at 07:00am May 19). The wind direction is predicted to be cross-offshore and the swell rating is 2.

Time (SAST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (19 May)4.5ft (1.3m)8s
Afternoon (19 May)3.5ft (1.0m)8s
Evening (19 May)3ft (0.9m)8s

Table - waves today at Battery Beach. (Swell directed towards the surf break)

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Rating
(10 max)
Swell
Height Map
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
Period(s) (?)
Wave
Graph
(?)Metric surfscale
Energy (?)
Wind
(km/h)
Wind State (?)
onshore
cross-onshore
cross-shore
cross-offshore
offshore
glassy
High Tide
/ height (m)
Low Tide
/ height (m)
Summary
Rain (mm)
Temp. °C
Chill °C (?)
Sunrise
Sunset
Thursday
19
Friday
20
Saturday
21
Sunday
22
Monday
23
Tuesday
24
Wednesday
25
Thursday
26
5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM
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T southafrica.htsgw.metric.24.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.30.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.42.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.48.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.54.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.66.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.72.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.78.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.90.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.96.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.102.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.114.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.120.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.126.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.138.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.144.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.150.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.162.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.168.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.174.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.186.cc23
1.4
ENE
1.3
ENE
1.1
ENE
1
ENE
1
ENE
1
ENE
0.9
ENE
0.9
ENE
0.9
ENE
1
E
0.9
ENE
0.9
E
1.4
SSW
1.5
SSW
1.6
SSW
1.6
SSW
1.5
S
1.5
S
1.9
S
3
S
3
S
3
SSE
2.5
SSE
2.5
SSE
2.2
S
2.1
S
2
S
1.8
S
1.8
SSE
1.5
SSE
2.2
S
2.1
S
1.5
SSE
0.7
SSW
0.7
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.7
SSW
0.7
SSW
0.6
SSW
0.6
SSW
0.5
S
0.5
S
0.7
S
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSW
1
SSW
1
SSW
1
SSW
1
SSW
1
SSW
1
SSW
1.1
S
1.2
SSW
1.1
SSW
1.1
SSW
1.1
SSW
1.1
SSW
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10
NW
10
WNW
5
N
10
ENE
10
NNE
5
NW
10
W
15
SW
15
WSW
15
WSW
15
SSW
20
S
20
SSW
35
SSW
30
SW
25
SW
20
WSW
35
SW
40
WSW
40
SW
30
SW
35
SW
30
SW
30
WSW
35
SW
35
SW
30
SW
35
SW
30
SW
35
SW
30
SW
25
WSW
25
SW
20
SW
20
SW
15
SSW
10
SSW
5
W
10
WNW
10
NW
10
NW
10
NW
10
NNE
10
NE
10
NE
5
NNW
5
W
5
W
5
WNW
5
NW
10
NNE
15
NE
10
NNE
5
NNW
5
WNW
10
W
10
W
10
WNW
15
SSW
25
SSW
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off
offcross-
off
crosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscrosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscrosscrosscrosscross-
off
crosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscrosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
offoffoffcross-
off
crosscrossglasscross-
off
cross-
off
offoffcross-
off
crosscross-
off
offoffcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
on
cross-
on
5:32AM
1.87
6:01PM
1.79
6:17AM
1.72
6:52PM
1.66
7:10AM
1.55
7:57PM
1.53
8:22AM
1.40
9:26PM
1.45
10:05AM
1.33
11:05PM
1.47
11:43AM
1.37
12:18AM
1.55
12:47PM
1.46
1:09AM
1.65
1:33PM
1.56
11:47AM
0.30
12:09AM
0.45
12:33PM
0.44
1:03AM
0.60
1:29PM
0.58
2:15AM
0.74
2:46PM
0.71
3:57AM
0.80
4:25PM
0.75
5:37AM
0.75
5:51PM
0.70
6:42AM
0.65
6:50PM
0.61
7:29AM
0.54

Note: the tide data above is for Durban, South Africa which is 5 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Battery Beach.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Battery Beach blow from the NW

Thursday
19
Friday
20
Saturday
21
Sunday
22
Monday
23
Tuesday
24
Wednesday
25
Thursday
26
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