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Cave Rock ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.7

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Cave Rock Surf Forecast / Durban/KZN South / South Africa

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 7 pm Monday 10 May 2021 SAST
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Cave Rock surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Cave Rock sea temperature is 24.3 °C (Statistics for 10 May 1981-2005 - mean: 24.0 max: 24.9 min: 23.1 °C)
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Cave Rock surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Cave Rock sea temperature is 24.3 °C (Statistics for 10 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 Cave Rock (calm at Berea wx 10 km from Cave Rock).

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2 h 6 min ago

Calm
3 km/h
NW
Clean
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How big are the waves at Cave Rock today?

The current surf forecast for Cave Rock at 11PM is: 2.4m 16s primary swell from a South direction and 0.5m 10s secondary swell from a East direction (forecast issued at 07:00pm May 10). The wind direction is predicted to be cross-offshore and the swell rating is 5.

Time (SAST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (10 May)--
Afternoon (10 May)5.5ft (1.7m)11s
Evening (10 May)7.5ft (2.3m)16s

Table - waves today at Cave Rock. (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
Monday
10
Tuesday
11
Wednesday
12
Thursday
13
Friday
14
Saturday
15
Sunday
16
Monday
17
Tue
18
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
1.9
S
2.3
S
2.4
S
1.6
S
1.6
S
2.1
S
2
S
1.9
S
1.8
S
1.9
S
1.9
S
1.8
S
1.8
S
1.7
S
1.6
S
1.5
S
1.6
S
1.5
S
1.6
S
1.6
S
1.6
S
1.6
S
1.6
S
1.4
S
1.2
S
1.1
S
0.8
S
1.3
S
1.4
S
1.5
S
1.5
S
1.5
S
1.5
S
1.4
S
1.4
S
1.3
S
1.3
S
1.2
S
1.1
S
1.1
S
0.9
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.7
S
0.7
S
0.7
S
0.8
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.7
SSW
0.8
S
0.8
S
0.9
S
0.7
S
0.8
S
0.8
S
0.9
S
1
S
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25
S
10
SW
10
W
10
WNW
10
NW
5
NW
15
NE
20
NE
10
NE
5
NNW
10
W
10
W
10
WNW
5
NNW
10
NE
10
SSE
25
SSW
20
SSW
15
SW
0
W
10
NNW
10
NNW
25
NE
25
NE
20
NE
15
N
5
WNW
15
SW
15
SW
10
WSW
5
E
15
NE
20
NNE
20
N
10
N
10
NW
10
NW
10
NW
5
N
15
NE
15
NNE
10
NNW
10
NW
15
WSW
15
WSW
15
WSW
20
S
15
SSE
10
SSE
5
SSW
5
W
5
WNW
5
NW
5
NNW
15
NE
20
NE
10
NE
5
N
20
SW
25
SW
cross-
on
crosscross-
off
offoffoffcrosscrosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offcrosscross-
on
cross-
on
crosscrossglasscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscross-
off
cross-
off
offcrosscrosscross-
off
glasscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offoffoffcross-
off
crosscross-
off
offoffcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
glasscross-
off
offoffcross-
off
crosscrosscrosscross-
off
crosscross
3:16PM
1.80
3:26AM
1.93
3:42PM
1.83
3:53AM
1.94
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
9:17PM
0.33
9:38AM
0.27
9:44PM
0.30
10:05AM
0.26
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

Note: the tide data above is for Durban, South Africa which is 8 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Cave Rock.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Cave Rock blow from the NW

Monday
10
Tuesday
11
Wednesday
12
Thursday
13
Friday
14
Saturday
15
Sunday
16
Monday
17
Tue
18
5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
cloudy
partially 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
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
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