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Dias Beach ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.0

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Dias Beach Surf Forecast / Cape Town / South Africa

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 7 pm Sunday 18 Apr 2021 SAST
Forecast update in  hr  min  s Update imminent
Dias Beach surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Dias Beach sea temperature is 16.8 °C (Statistics for 18 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 18.1 max: 19.7 min: 16.4 °C)
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Dias Beach surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Dias Beach sea temperature is 16.8 °C (Statistics for 18 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 18.1 max: 19.7 min: 16.4 °C)

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  1. weather stationWind Update Cross-on wind has become light (light winds from the SSE at Ottery wx 37 km from Dias Beach).

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37 km away, 42 min ago

Light
10 km/h
SSE
20.0
16.8
Air / Water (°C)
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How big are the waves at Dias Beach today?

The current surf forecast for Dias Beach at 3AM is: 0.8m 12s primary swell from a West-southwest direction and 0.6m 12s secondary swell from a Southwest direction, 1.2m 5s secondary swell from a South direction (forecast issued at 07:00pm April 18). The wind direction is predicted to be cross-onshore.

Time (SAST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (19 Apr)8ft (2.5m)7s
Afternoon (19 Apr)11ft (3.5m)8s
Evening (19 Apr)11ft (3.5m)8s

Table - waves today at Dias Beach. (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
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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
1
WSW
2.3
SSE
3
SSE
3.5
SE
3.5
SE
3.5
SE
3.5
SE
3.5
ESE
3.5
ESE
3
ESE
1.7
SSW
1.7
SW
1.7
SSW
1.7
SSW
2.1
SE
1.9
SE
1.8
SE
1.1
SW
1.7
SE
2
SE
3
SE
3
SE
2.5
SE
2.5
SE
2.5
SE
2.3
SE
1.9
SE
1.7
SE
1.6
SE
0.9
SW
1.2
SW
1.2
SW
1.2
SW
1.1
SW
1.1
SW
1.1
SW
1
SW
0.9
SW
0.9
SW
1.1
SW
1.4
SW
1.7
WSW
1.7
WSW
1.6
SW
1.4
SW
1
W
1.3
SW
1.2
SW
1.5
WSW
1.5
WSW
1.6
WSW
1.3
SW
1.5
W
1.9
WSW
1.5
WSW
1.7
WSW
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15
WSW
10
SSW
20
SSE
30
SSE
45
SE
55
SE
60
SE
60
ESE
65
ESE
60
ESE
55
ESE
45
ESE
35
ESE
30
ESE
25
ESE
20
SE
25
SE
30
SE
30
SE
25
ESE
25
SE
25
ESE
25
SE
35
SE
45
SE
45
ESE
35
ESE
30
ESE
25
E
15
E
10
ENE
10
SE
10
SSE
0
WNW
20
NW
25
NW
25
NW
20
NNW
20
NNW
20
NW
20
WNW
10
WNW
5
NNW
5
N
5
N
10
NW
10
NNW
15
W
15
WSW
10
W
5
WNW
15
WNW
5
NW
10
WSW
20
S
20
SSE
30
SSE
40
SE
40
SE
40
ESE
cross-
on
oncross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscrosscrosscrosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
crosscrosscrosscrosscrosscrosscrosscrosscrosscrosscross-
on
crosscrosscrosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
on
cross-
on
glasscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
off
crosscross-
off
cross-
on
oncross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscross
6:52PM
1.08
7:04AM
1.07
8:08PM
1.01
8:36AM
1.00
10:05PM
1.02
10:36AM
1.03
11:30PM
1.14
11:54AM
1.14
12:24AM
1.29
12:47PM
1.28
1:07AM
1.46
1:32PM
1.41
1:47AM
1.61
2:14PM
1.52
12:53AM
0.58
1:37PM
0.54
2:19AM
0.66
3:20PM
0.58
4:26AM
0.63
5:00PM
0.51
5:48AM
0.50
6:04PM
0.40
6:41AM
0.33
6:52PM
0.26
7:25AM
0.16
7:34PM
0.14
8:06AM
0.01
8:15PM
0.05

Note: the tide data above is for Black Rocks which is 7 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Dias Beach.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Dias Beach blow from the NNE

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