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Battery Beach ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.0

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

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 7 pm Wednesday 12 May 2021 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 24.1 °C (Statistics for 12 May 1981-2005 - mean: 24.0 max: 24.9 min: 23.1 °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 24.1 °C (Statistics for 12 May 1981-2005 - mean: 24.0 max: 24.9 min: 23.1 °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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1 h 22 min ago

Calm
3 km/h
WNW
Clean
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How big are the waves at Battery Beach today?

The current surf forecast for Battery Beach at 12AM is: 1.6m 14s primary swell from a South direction and 0.3m 9s secondary swell from a East direction (forecast issued at 07:00pm May 12). The wind direction is predicted to be glassy and the swell rating is 5.

Time (SAST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (13 May)--
Afternoon (13 May)5ft (1.5m)16s
Evening (13 May)5ft (1.6m)15s

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
Wednesday
12
Thursday
13
Friday
14
Saturday
15
Sunday
16
Monday
17
Tuesday
18
Wednesday
19
Thu
20
5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM
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T southafrica.htsgw.metric.12.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.18.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.30.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.36.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.42.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.54.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.60.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.66.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.78.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.84.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.90.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.102.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.108.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.114.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.126.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.132.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.138.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.150.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.156.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.162.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.174.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.180.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.186.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.198.cc23
1.4
S
1.7
S
1.6
S
1.6
S
1.7
S
1.7
S
1.5
S
1.3
S
1.1
S
1
S
0.8
S
1.3
S
1.4
S
1.4
S
1.4
S
1.5
S
1.5
S
1.5
S
1.5
S
1.5
S
1.4
S
1.3
S
1.2
S
1
S
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.7
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.7
SSW
1.2
S
1.4
S
1.8
SSW
1.2
S
1.2
S
1.2
S
1.2
S
1.2
S
1.6
S
1.4
S
1.3
S
1.2
S
0.9
S
0.7
S
1
S
1
S
0.9
S
1.6
NE
1.1
ENE
0.7
S
1.2
ENE
0.9
ENE
0.9
ENE
1.7
NE
1.6
NE
1.6
NE
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20
S
15
SSW
5
SW
5
NNW
10
NNW
10
NNW
25
NNE
25
NE
15
NE
10
N
10
W
20
SW
15
SW
10
W
5
SSE
10
E
10
NE
15
N
10
NNW
10
NW
10
NW
10
NW
5
NNW
15
NE
20
NNE
10
NNW
15
WNW
15
WSW
15
WSW
15
WSW
15
S
20
SSE
15
SSE
15
SSE
15
SSW
15
SSW
20
SSW
25
SW
25
SW
20
S
15
SSE
10
SSW
10
SW
10
SW
5
WSW
5
NNW
10
NNE
25
NE
25
NE
25
NNE
15
N
10
NNW
10
NNW
10
NNW
15
NE
20
NE
20
NNE
15
N
10
NNW
10
NNW
cross-
on
crosscrossglassoffcross-
off
cross-
off
crosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
crosscross-
off
cross-
off
glasscross-
on
crosscross-
off
offoffoffoffoffcrosscross-
off
offoffcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
on
oncross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscrosscrosscrosscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
off
crossglassglasscross-
off
crosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
offoffcross-
off
crosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
offoff
4:10PM
1.84
4:20AM
1.92
4:37PM
1.81
4:47AM
1.86
5:06PM
1.77
5:15AM
1.78
5:36PM
1.70
5:45AM
1.68
6:10PM
1.62
6:20AM
1.56
6:53PM
1.53
7:05AM
1.44
7:54PM
1.44
8:16AM
1.34
9:27PM
1.41
10:11PM
0.31
10:32AM
0.29
10:39PM
0.35
10:59AM
0.33
11:08PM
0.42
11:27AM
0.40
11:39PM
0.50
11:58AM
0.49
12:15AM
0.61
12:35PM
0.58
1:02AM
0.72
1:24PM
0.68
2:12AM
0.82
2:41PM
0.76

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

Wednesday
12
Thursday
13
Friday
14
Saturday
15
Sunday
16
Monday
17
Tuesday
18
Wednesday
19
Thu
20
5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM
clear
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
thunderstorm
light rain
light rain
light rain
rain showers
rain showers
light rain
light rain
rain showers
cloudy
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clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
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