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

Overall: 3.3

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Brak River Surf Forecast / Garden Route / South Africa

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 1 pm Friday 07 May 2021 SAST
Forecast update in  hr  min  s Update imminent
Brak River surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Brak River sea temperature is 16.4 °C (Statistics for 07 May 1981-2005 - mean: 18.3 max: 20.0 min: 16.5 °C)
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Brak River surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Brak River sea temperature is 16.4 °C (Statistics for 07 May 1981-2005 - mean: 18.3 max: 20.0 min: 16.5 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for Garden Route

  1. weather stationWind Update The wind is still offshore at Brak River (light winds from the W at Mossel Bay Lighthouse 9 km from Brak River).

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1 h 59 min ago

Moderate
19 km/h
W
Offshore
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How big are the waves at Brak River today?

The current surf forecast for Brak River at 7PM is: 1.6m 9s primary swell from a East-southeast direction and 1.2m 12s secondary swell from a Southwest direction (forecast issued at 01:00pm May 07). An open ocean swell of 1.7m 7s is not directed at the surf break. The wind direction is predicted to be offshore and the swell rating is 3.

Time (SAST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (07 May)6ft (1.9m)9s
Afternoon (07 May)4.5ft (1.4m)12s
Evening (07 May)5ft (1.5m)9s

Table - waves today at Brak River. (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
Friday
07
Saturday
08
Sunday
09
Monday
10
Tuesday
11
Wednesday
12
Thursday
13
Friday
14
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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
1.9
ESE
1.9
ESE
1.4
SSW
1.6
ESE
1.4
ESE
2.2
SW
2.1
SW
2.5
SW
2.4
SW
2.2
SW
1.1
SSW
1.5
SSW
1.4
SW
1.4
SW
1.4
SW
1.3
SW
1.1
SW
1.1
SW
2.2
SW
3
SSW
3
SSW
3
SSW
3
SSW
2.5
SSW
2.5
SSW
2.2
SSW
1.7
S
3
SSW
2.5
SSW
2.5
SSW
2.5
SSW
2.5
SSW
2.3
SSW
2.4
SSW
2.1
SSW
1.9
SSW
2.4
SSW
2.5
SSW
3
SSW
3
SSW
3
SSW
2.5
SSW
2.5
SSW
2.5
SSW
2.3
SSW
2.2
SSW
2
SSW
2
SSW
1.9
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.3
S
2
SSW
2
S
2.4
SSW
2.5
S
2.5
S
2.5
S
2.5
SSW
2.5
SSW
2.4
SSW
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WNW
30
W
30
WNW
30
W
30
WNW
30
WNW
30
W
30
WSW
30
WSW
30
WSW
20
WSW
10
WNW
10
WNW
10
NW
10
NW
10
NW
15
WNW
20
WSW
20
WSW
10
W
10
W
10
W
10
WNW
5
NW
10
WSW
15
SW
10
SW
5
WNW
5
NW
5
NNW
5
NW
5
NW
5
SW
15
SSW
15
SSW
10
WNW
10
WNW
10
WNW
10
W
10
WNW
10
WNW
15
SW
10
SSW
5
W
10
WSW
5
WSW
10
WSW
10
WSW
10
SW
10
SSW
10
SSE
5
S
0
WNW
5
NNW
5
W
10
WNW
10
WSW
10
SSW
10
SSW
5
WNW
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off
cross-
off
offcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
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off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
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off
cross-
off
offcross-
off
offoffoffcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offoffoffoffoffcross-
off
cross-
off
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off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
off
1:41PM
1.58
1:54AM
1.81
2:14PM
1.67
2:25AM
1.89
2:44PM
1.74
2:54AM
1.94
3:12PM
1.79
3:20AM
1.97
3:39PM
1.82
3:47AM
1.96
4:07PM
1.82
4:12AM
1.94
4:35PM
1.79
4:39AM
1.89
5:04PM
1.74
7:40PM
0.54
8:14AM
0.46
8:09PM
0.46
8:39AM
0.38
8:36PM
0.40
9:03AM
0.32
9:02PM
0.36
9:27AM
0.28
9:29PM
0.35
9:53AM
0.27
9:56PM
0.37
10:20AM
0.28
10:24PM
0.41
10:48AM
0.32

Note: the tide data above is for Mosselbaai, South Africa which is 9 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Brak River.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Brak River blow from the W

Friday
07
Saturday
08
Sunday
09
Monday
10
Tuesday
11
Wednesday
12
Thursday
13
Friday
14
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rain showers
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clear
clear
partially cloudy
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clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
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clear
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clear
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