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Cintsa East ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.5
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 5.0
Crowds: 3.5

Overall: 4.0

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Cintsa East Surf Forecast / Eastern Cape – Wild Coast / South Africa

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 7 am Sunday 27 Sep 2020 SAST
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Cintsa East surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Cintsa East sea temperature is 18.8 °C (Statistics for 27 Sep 1981-2005 - mean: 20.0 max: 21.0 min: 18.8 °C)
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Cintsa East surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Cintsa East sea temperature is 18.8 °C (Statistics for 27 Sep 1981-2005 - mean: 20.0 max: 21.0 min: 18.8 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for Eastern Cape - Wild Coast

  1. weather stationWind Update Offshore wind has become cross-off at Cintsa East (fresh winds from the SW at East London Airport 35 km from Cintsa East). 1.2m 11 s period swell from SSW

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35 km away, 47 min ago

Moderate
30 km/h
SW
16.0
18.8
Air / Water (°C)
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How big are the waves at Cintsa East today?

The current surf forecast for Cintsa East at 10AM is: 2.4m 11s primary swell from a Southwest direction and 1.6m 11s secondary swell from a South-southwest direction, 0.2m 10s secondary swell from a East-northeast direction (forecast issued at 07:00am September 27). The wind direction is predicted to be cross-offshore and the swell rating is 5.

Time (SAST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (27 Sep)8ft (2.5m)11s
Afternoon (27 Sep)5ft (1.6m)10s
Evening (27 Sep)4.5ft (1.4m)10s

Table - waves today at Cintsa East. (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(?)
High Tide
/ height (m)
Low Tide
/ height (m)
Summary
Rain (mm)
Temp. °C
Chill °C (?)
Sunrise
Sunset
Sunday
27
Monday
28
Tuesday
29
5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM
114421332222002211132455
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.6.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.12.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.18.cc23
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
3
SW
1.7
SSW
1.6
SSW
1.6
SSW
1.5
SSW
1.4
SSW
1.3
SSW
1
S
1
S
1
S
1
S
1
S
0.9
S
0.9
S
0.8
S
0.8
S
0.8
SSW
0.7
S
1.4
SW
1.9
SSW
2.3
SSW
2.4
SSW
2.4
SSW
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2174726606540483370320120169188183179142132103999969549976184820561930
20
W
20
WSW
20
SSW
25
SSW
20
S
5
SSE
0
NW
5
NW
10
NW
5
NNW
10
E
15
E
15
ENE
10
NNE
5
W
10
WSW
15
W
20
WSW
25
SW
30
SSW
25
SSW
5
S
5
NNE
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off
cross-
off
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off
glassonononcross-
on
offcross-
off
offcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
glassglass
1:48PM
1.25
2:01AM
1.26
2:22PM
1.38
2:33AM
1.37
2:50PM
1.49
7:31AM
0.47
7:58PM
0.44
8:09AM
0.34
8:31PM
0.32
8:38AM
0.23
8:59PM
0.22

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 Cintsa East blow from the W

Sunday
27
Monday
28
Tuesday
29
5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM
clear
clear
clear
clear
rain showers
rain showers
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
rain showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
cloudy
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