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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 1 pm Friday 26 Feb 2021 SAST
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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 20.9 °C (Statistics for 26 Feb 1981-2005 - mean: 19.9 max: 21.3 min: 18.9 °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 20.9 °C (Statistics for 26 Feb 1981-2005 - mean: 19.9 max: 21.3 min: 18.9 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for Cape Town

  1. weather stationWind Update The wind is still cross-off at Dias Beach (light winds from the E at Cape Point (lgt-h) 1 km from Dias Beach). 1.2m 11 s period swell from SSW with 2.0m 6 s period wind swell from SE

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Moderate
17 km/h
E
Cross-Off
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How big are the waves at Dias Beach today?

The current surf forecast for Dias Beach at 4PM is: 0.9m 18s primary swell from a South-southwest direction and 1.1m 11s secondary swell from a South-southwest direction, 2.3m 6s secondary swell from a Southeast direction (forecast issued at 01:00pm February 26). The wind direction is predicted to be cross-onshore.

Time (SAST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (26 Feb)4.5ft (1.3m)12s
Afternoon (26 Feb)3ft (0.9m)19s
Evening (26 Feb)4.5ft (1.3m)17s

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
Friday
26
Saturday
27
Sunday
28
Mon
01
11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM
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T southafrica.htsgw.metric.6.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.12.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.18.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.24.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.36.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.42.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.48.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.60.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.66.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.72.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.84.cc23
1.3
SSW
0.8
SSW
1
SSW
1.3
SSW
1.5
SSW
1.6
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.8
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.8
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.6
SSW
3
ESE
3
ESE
3
ESE
3
ESE
2.5
ESE
3
ESE
3.5
ESE
3.5
ESE
3
ESE
2.5
ESE
1.8
ESE
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50
SE
55
SE
55
SE
60
SE
55
SE
55
ESE
55
ESE
55
ESE
50
ESE
55
SE
60
SE
60
SE
60
ESE
60
ESE
55
ESE
45
ESE
40
ESE
50
SE
55
SE
45
ESE
40
ESE
25
E
15
NNW
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on
crosscrosscrosscrosscrosscrosscrosscrosscrosscrosscrosscrosscrosscrosscrosscrosscrosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
3:03PM
1.53
3:26AM
1.61
3:39PM
1.59
4:01AM
1.69
4:16PM
1.60
4:36AM
1.72
8:58AM
0.14
9:13PM
0.02
9:35AM
0.04
9:47PM
-0.04
10:12AM
-0.02
10:22PM
-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

Friday
26
Saturday
27
Sunday
28
Mon
01
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