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Derde Steen ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.3
Difficulty Level: 2.3
Wind and Kite Surfing: 3.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.7

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Derde Steen Surf Forecast / Cape Town / South Africa

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 7 pm Sunday 18 Apr 2021 SAST
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Derde Steen surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Derde Steen sea temperature is 13.4 °C (Statistics for 18 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 17.7 max: 19.3 min: 16.1 °C)
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Derde Steen surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Derde Steen sea temperature is 13.4 °C (Statistics for 18 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 17.7 max: 19.3 min: 16.1 °C)

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  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Derde Steen (calm at Duynefontein 8 km from Derde Steen).

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Actual: 47 min ago

Calm
0 km/h
WSW
Clean
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How big are the waves at Derde Steen today?

The current surf forecast for Derde Steen at 12AM is: 0.8m 12s primary swell from a West-southwest direction and 0.6m 13s secondary swell from a Southwest direction, 0.6m 3s secondary swell from a South direction (forecast issued at 07:00pm April 18). The wind direction is predicted to be cross-shore.

Time (SAST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (19 Apr)--
Afternoon (19 Apr)2.5ft (0.7m)13s
Evening (19 Apr)2.5ft (0.8m)13s

Table - waves today at Derde Steen. (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
18
Monday
19
Tuesday
20
Wednesday
21
Thursday
22
Friday
23
Saturday
24
Sunday
25
Mon
26
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
0.7
WSW
0.8
WSW
0.8
WSW
0.8
WSW
0.9
WSW
1.8
S
2.2
S
2.4
S
3
SSE
2.4
S
1.5
S
1.4
SW
1.2
SW
1.7
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.6
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.5
SSW
1.1
S
0.9
SW
0.9
S
1.8
SSE
1
SW
1.5
S
0.9
SSW
0.9
SW
0.9
SW
0.8
SW
0.8
SW
0.8
SW
1.2
SW
1.1
SW
1.1
SW
1.1
SW
1.1
SW
1.1
SW
0.9
SW
0.9
SW
0.9
SW
0.9
SW
1.2
SW
1.4
SW
1.6
SW
1.5
WSW
1.5
WSW
1
WSW
1.2
SW
1.2
SW
1.2
SW
1.4
WSW
1.5
WSW
1.7
WSW
1.4
WSW
1.7
WSW
1.3
WSW
1.5
WSW
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15
W
5
S
15
SSE
20
SSE
25
SSE
30
SSE
30
SSE
25
SSE
25
SE
25
ESE
20
ESE
15
ESE
15
ESE
10
ESE
10
SE
15
SW
15
SSW
5
SE
5
ENE
5
NE
5
N
5
NE
5
SSW
15
SW
10
S
5
ESE
10
E
10
E
5
E
5
ENE
5
NNE
10
W
10
W
5
NW
10
NNW
10
NNW
10
N
10
NNE
10
NW
15
W
15
WSW
5
SW
0
N
0
E
5
NE
5
NE
5
NW
15
WSW
15
WSW
5
SW
0
N
5
W
5
ENE
0
NW
10
SSW
25
SSE
20
SSE
20
SSE
15
SE
10
SE
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off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
on
cross-
on
glassglassglassglassoffglassoncrosscross-
off
cross-
off
offoffoffglasscross-
on
onglasscrosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
crosscross-
on
onglassglassglassglassglassglassononcross-
on
glassglassoffglasscross-
on
crosscrosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
6:54PM
1.08
7:06AM
1.07
8:11PM
1.01
8:38AM
1.00
10:06PM
1.03
10:37AM
1.03
11:30PM
1.14
11:54AM
1.14
12:23AM
1.30
12:47PM
1.28
1:06AM
1.46
1:32PM
1.42
1:47AM
1.60
2:14PM
1.53
12:56AM
0.58
1:38PM
0.54
2:23AM
0.66
3:21PM
0.58
4:28AM
0.62
5:00PM
0.51
5:48AM
0.49
6:04PM
0.40
6:41AM
0.32
6:51PM
0.27
7:24AM
0.15
7:34PM
0.15
8:05AM
0.01
8:15PM
0.05

Note: the tide data above is for Beach Road which is 3 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Derde Steen.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Derde Steen blow from the ENE

Sunday
18
Monday
19
Tuesday
20
Wednesday
21
Thursday
22
Friday
23
Saturday
24
Sunday
25
Mon
26
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partially cloudy
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partially cloudy
clear
cloudy
partially cloudy
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clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
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clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
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cloudy
light rain
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
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