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Boneyards Surf Forecast / Cape Town / South Africa

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 1 pm Sunday 22 May 2022 SAST
Forecast update in  hr  min  s Update imminent
Boneyards surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Boneyards sea temperature is 15.4 °C (Statistics for 22 May 1981-2005 - mean: 17.1 max: 18.0 min: 16.0 °C)
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Boneyards surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Boneyards sea temperature is 15.4 °C (Statistics for 22 May 1981-2005 - mean: 17.1 max: 18.0 min: 16.0 °C)

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  1. weather stationWind Update The wind is still cross-on at Boneyards (light winds from the NNW at Slangkop 2 km from Boneyards).

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2 h 57 min ago

Light
15 km/h
NNW
Cross-On
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How big are the waves at Boneyards today?

The current surf forecast for Boneyards at 5PM is: 3.0m 12s primary swell from a Southwest direction (forecast issued at 01:00pm May 22). The wind direction is predicted to be onshore and the swell rating is 4.

Time (SAST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (22 May)7ft (2.2m)12s
Afternoon (22 May)10ft (3.0m)12s
Evening (22 May)10ft (3.0m)13s

Table - waves today at Boneyards. (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
Sunday
22
Monday
23
Tuesday
24
Wednesday
25
Thursday
26
Friday
27
Saturday
28
Sunday
29
11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM
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T southafrica.htsgw.metric.6.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.12.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.18.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.24.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.36.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.42.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.48.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.60.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.66.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.72.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.84.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.90.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.96.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.108.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.114.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.120.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.132.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.138.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.144.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.156.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.162.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.168.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.180.cc23
2.4
SW
2.5
SW
3
SW
3
SW
3
SW
2.5
SW
2.5
SW
2.4
SW
2.4
SW
2.5
WSW
2.4
WSW
2.4
WSW
2.4
WSW
2.5
WSW
2.1
W
3
WSW
2.3
WSW
2.5
SSW
3
SSW
3.5
SSW
3.5
SW
3.5
SW
3.5
SW
3.5
SW
3
SW
3
SW
2.5
SSW
2.5
SSW
2.5
SSW
3
SSW
3
SSW
3
SSW
3
SSW
3
SSW
3
SSW
2.5
SSW
2.5
SSW
2.5
SSW
2.5
S
2.5
S
2.4
S
2.3
S
2.2
S
2
S
1.9
SSW
1.9
S
1.8
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.6
S
1.5
S
2.5
W
2.5
W
2.5
WNW
2.5
W
3
W
3
WSW
2.4
SSW
2.5
SSW
3
SW
2.5
SW
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15
NNW
20
NNW
15
NW
10
NNW
15
NNW
15
NNW
15
NNW
15
NNW
20
NNW
20
NNW
20
NW
20
NW
20
NW
25
NNW
25
NNW
25
NW
10
WNW
10
WSW
10
WSW
10
W
10
W
10
WNW
10
WNW
5
WSW
5
W
10
SW
10
S
15
SSE
15
SSE
15
SE
15
SE
15
SE
20
SE
20
SE
25
SE
30
SE
20
ESE
15
ESE
15
ESE
10
ESE
5
NE
5
SW
5
SSW
5
SSE
5
NW
15
NNW
20
NNW
20
NNW
35
NNW
45
NW
40
NW
40
NW
40
WNW
45
W
40
SW
25
SW
30
WSW
30
WSW
25
SW
20
SW
cross-
on
cross-
on
oncross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
ononcross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
ononcross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
onononcross-
on
glasscross-
on
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offoffoffcross-
off
cross-
off
offoffoffoffoffglassglasscrossglassglasscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
ononononcross-
on
crosscross-
on
cross-
on
crosscross-
on
8:33AM
1.12
9:23PM
1.22
10:04AM
1.09
10:42PM
1.26
11:23AM
1.12
11:44PM
1.31
12:22PM
1.18
12:33AM
1.36
1:08PM
1.24
1:14AM
1.41
1:46PM
1.30
1:50AM
1.43
2:20PM
1.34
2:23AM
1.44
2:52PM
1.37
2:48PM
0.44
3:56AM
0.46
4:11PM
0.46
5:15AM
0.41
5:22PM
0.43
6:14AM
0.34
6:17PM
0.39
6:59AM
0.27
7:02PM
0.35
7:37AM
0.21
7:41PM
0.32
8:10AM
0.17
8:16PM
0.29
8:41AM
0.15

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 Boneyards blow from the ESE

Sunday
22
Monday
23
Tuesday
24
Wednesday
25
Thursday
26
Friday
27
Saturday
28
Sunday
29
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