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Donkin Bay Surf Forecast / West Coast / South Africa

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 1 am Monday 04 Jul 2022 SAST
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Donkin Bay surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Donkin Bay sea temperature is 12.4 °C (Statistics for 04 Jul 1981-2005 - mean: 15.1 max: 16.4 min: 14.2 °C)
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Donkin Bay surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Donkin Bay sea temperature is 12.4 °C (Statistics for 04 Jul 1981-2005 - mean: 15.1 max: 16.4 min: 14.2 °C)

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  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Donkin Bay (calm at LambertsBayNortier 26 km from Donkin Bay).

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26 km away, 3 h 24 min ago

Calm
4 km/h
NNE
7.5
12.4
Air / Water (°C)
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How big are the waves at Donkin Bay today?

The current surf forecast for Donkin Bay at 5AM is: 2.3m 12s primary swell from a Southwest direction (forecast issued at 01:00am July 04). The wind direction is predicted to be cross-offshore and the swell rating is 5.

Time (SAST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (04 Jul)6ft (1.9m)12s
Afternoon (04 Jul)5ft (1.6m)12s
Evening (04 Jul)4.5ft (1.4m)11s

Table - waves today at Donkin Bay. (Swell directed towards the surf break)

Updates in  hr  min  s Update imminent
Monday
04
Tuesday
05
Wednesday
06
Thursday
07
Friday
08
Saturday
09
Sunday
10
Monday
11
11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM
Rating
(10 max)
11555441433210011123222444444444511111111111111111111555434554204000244
Swell
Height Map
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.6.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.12.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.24.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.30.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.36.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.48.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.54.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.60.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.72.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.78.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.84.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.96.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.102.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.108.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.120.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.126.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.132.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.144.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.150.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.156.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.168.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.174.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.180.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.192.cc23
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
3
WSW
2.5
SW
2.3
SW
2
WSW
1.8
SW
1.6
SW
1.6
SW
1.4
SW
1.3
SW
1.2
SW
1.2
SW
0.9
SW
0.9
SW
1
SW
0.9
WSW
0.6
SW
0.8
SW
0.5
WSW
0.8
WSW
0.9
WSW
1.1
WSW
1.2
WSW
1.6
WSW
1.6
WSW
1.6
WSW
1.5
WSW
1.4
WSW
1.4
WSW
1.4
WSW
1.7
WSW
2.1
WSW
2.2
WSW
3
WSW
3
WSW
3.5
WSW
3
WSW
3
WSW
3
WSW
3
WSW
3
WSW
3
WSW
3
WSW
2.5
WSW
2.5
WSW
2.5
WSW
2.4
WSW
2.4
SW
2.4
SW
2.4
SW
2.3
SW
2.1
SW
2
SW
1.8
SW
1.8
SW
1.6
SW
1.4
SW
1.3
SW
1.3
SW
1.8
WSW
2.1
SW
Period(s) (?)131212121212121111111111101010101018161616151514141313131313131317161616161616151414141414131313131313131313131312121211
Wave
Graph
(?)Metric surfscale
Energy (?)25191920154711779027476555064293473321941801961717912317429837156859610071016988778653633690987143016225598512852844815461744144108369533853139286623442212200319612063204218101568134611441067809649528455905990
Wind
(km/h)
5
NNE
5
NE
10
ENE
10
ENE
10
E
10
S
25
SSW
15
SSE
5
S
15
S
15
W
10
NNW
20
WNW
20
WNW
15
W
5
WNW
5
NNE
10
NE
15
NE
20
NE
30
NE
25
NE
15
WNW
10
SSW
10
E
5
E
5
SE
15
ENE
15
NE
10
ENE
10
SSW
10
S
0
N
5
NNE
5
NNE
0
N
0
NW
20
SW
20
SSW
10
SSW
10
SSW
10
SSW
10
SSE
10
SSE
20
S
25
S
30
S
25
SSE
15
SE
15
ESE
25
ENE
40
NE
45
NNW
10
N
25
NW
30
NW
25
NW
10
NW
5
NW
5
NW
Wind State (?)
onshore
cross-onshore
cross-shore
cross-offshore
offshore
glassy
crosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offcross-
off
crosscross-
off
glasscross-
off
cross-
on
cross-
on
ononononcrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
oncrossoffcross-
off
offcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscross-
off
glassglassglassglassglasscrosscrosscrosscrosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
on
crosscross-
on
onononcross-
on
glass
High Tide
/ height (m)
6:11AM
1.34
6:42PM
1.44
6:55AM
1.29
7:25PM
1.42
7:48AM
1.24
8:18PM
1.40
8:54AM
1.21
9:20PM
1.39
10:10AM
1.23
10:30PM
1.42
11:25AM
1.29
11:39PM
1.48
12:31PM
1.39
12:43AM
1.56
Low Tide
/ height (m)
12:13AM
0.44
12:19PM
0.37
12:57AM
0.46
1:01PM
0.43
1:47AM
0.48
1:51PM
0.48
2:48AM
0.48
2:53PM
0.53
3:57AM
0.45
4:07PM
0.54
5:07AM
0.38
5:22PM
0.50
6:13AM
0.29
6:30PM
0.41
7:11AM
0.19

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 Donkin Bay blow from the ESE

Monday
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Tuesday
05
Wednesday
06
Thursday
07
Friday
08
Saturday
09
Sunday
10
Monday
11
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Rain (mm)
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Chill °C (?)1413121213171315151111121213131413129812201715161615141721221718181817181412131212111213191817192021231816151212131414
Sunrise---7:47-------7:47-------7:47-------7:47-------7:47-------7:47-------7:46-------7:46
Sunset------5:54-------5:54-------5:55-------5:55-------5:57-------5:57-------5:58-----

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