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Buffalo Bay Wildside ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.0

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Buffalo Bay Wildside Surf Forecast / Garden Route / South Africa

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 7 am Friday 07 May 2021 SAST
Forecast update in  hr  min  s Update imminent
Buffalo Bay Wildside surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Buffalo Bay Wildside sea temperature is 16.6 °C (Statistics for 07 May 1981-2005 - mean: 19.0 max: 21.1 min: 17.2 °C)
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Buffalo Bay Wildside surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Buffalo Bay Wildside sea temperature is 16.6 °C (Statistics for 07 May 1981-2005 - mean: 19.0 max: 21.1 min: 17.2 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for Garden Route

  1. weather stationWind Update Previously calm conditions have become cross-shore at Buffalo Bay Wildside (light winds from the WNW at George Airport 56 km from Buffalo Bay Wildside).

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How big are the waves at Buffalo Bay Wildside today?

The current surf forecast for Buffalo Bay Wildside at 12PM is: 2.0m 9s primary swell from a East-southeast direction and 1.4m 12s secondary swell from a Southwest direction, 0.8m 4s secondary swell from a West-southwest direction (forecast issued at 07:00am May 07). The wind direction is predicted to be cross-onshore.

Time (SAST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (07 May)6ft (1.9m)9s
Afternoon (07 May)6ft (1.8m)9s
Evening (07 May)5ft (1.5m)9s

Table - waves today at Buffalo Bay Wildside. (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.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
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SE
2
SE
2
ESE
1.9
ESE
1.3
SW
1.9
SW
2.5
SW
1.2
ESE
1
E
0.9
ESE
3.5
SW
3.5
SW
3
SW
1.6
SW
1.6
SW
1.7
SW
1.6
SW
1.6
SW
1.4
SW
1.3
SW
2.1
SW
3
SW
3.5
SW
3.5
SW
3.5
SW
3
SW
3
SW
2.5
SW
2.5
SW
2.3
SSW
2.4
SSW
2.3
SSW
2.4
SSW
2.5
SSW
3
SSW
3
SSW
2.4
SSW
2.5
SSW
2.5
SSW
2.5
SSW
3
SSW
3
SSW
3
SSW
3
SSW
3
SSW
2.5
SSW
2.5
SSW
2.4
SSW
2.3
SSW
2.1
SSW
2
SSW
1.9
SSW
1.9
SSW
2.3
SSW
2.4
SSW
2.5
SSW
2.5
SSW
2.5
SSW
2.5
SSW
2.5
SSW
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NW
10
NW
20
WSW
30
WSW
25
W
25
WNW
25
WNW
25
WNW
30
WNW
35
W
35
W
30
W
25
WSW
20
W
15
WNW
10
NW
10
NW
10
NW
15
WNW
20
WSW
20
W
15
W
15
W
15
W
10
W
10
W
10
W
15
WSW
10
WSW
10
NW
10
NW
10
NW
10
NW
5
NW
5
SW
10
SSW
5
SW
10
WNW
10
WNW
15
WNW
10
W
10
WNW
15
W
10
WSW
10
WSW
10
NW
10
NNW
5
NNW
5
NNW
5
NNW
5
SW
10
SSW
5
S
0
WNW
5
NNW
5
NNW
5
N
5
NE
5
SE
10
SSE
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on
oncross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
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on
oncross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
oncross-
on
crosscrosscrosscrosscrossonononcross-
on
crosscross-
on
cross-
on
crosscross-
on
cross-
on
oncrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
oncross-
on
cross-
on
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1:42PM
1.37
1:54AM
1.57
2:14PM
1.46
2:23AM
1.64
2:43PM
1.53
2:50AM
1.70
3:11PM
1.58
3:18AM
1.73
3:38PM
1.61
3:45AM
1.73
4:06PM
1.61
4:13AM
1.70
4:34PM
1.59
4:41AM
1.64
7:40AM
0.40
7:40PM
0.39
8:11AM
0.30
8:11PM
0.31
8:39AM
0.22
8:41PM
0.26
9:06AM
0.16
9:09PM
0.22
9:32AM
0.13
9:37PM
0.21
9:59AM
0.13
10:05PM
0.23
10:27AM
0.16
10:34PM
0.27
10:55AM
0.21

Note: the tide data above is for Knysna which is 8 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Buffalo Bay Wildside.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Buffalo Bay Wildside blow from the NE

Friday
07
Saturday
08
Sunday
09
Monday
10
Tuesday
11
Wednesday
12
Thursday
13
Friday
14
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