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Eerste Steen ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.5

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Eerste Steen Surf Forecast / Cape Town / South Africa

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 7 am Thursday 06 May 2021 SAST
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Eerste Steen surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Eerste Steen sea temperature is 13.5 °C (Statistics for 06 May 1981-2005 - mean: 17.3 max: 18.6 min: 16.0 °C)
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Eerste Steen surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Eerste Steen sea temperature is 13.5 °C (Statistics for 06 May 1981-2005 - mean: 17.3 max: 18.6 min: 16.0 °C)

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  1. weather stationWind Update The wind is still cross-off at Eerste Steen (fresh winds from the SSE at RobbenIsland 7 km from Eerste Steen).

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1 h 54 min ago

Moderate
31 km/h
SSE
Cross-Off
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How big are the waves at Eerste Steen today?

The current surf forecast for Eerste Steen at 10AM is: 1.6m 13s primary swell from a Southwest direction and 2.5m 8s secondary swell from a South-southeast direction (forecast issued at 07:00am May 06). The wind direction is predicted to be cross-shore.

Time (SAST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (06 May)5ft (1.6m)13s
Afternoon (06 May)5ft (1.5m)13s
Evening (06 May)4.5ft (1.4m)13s

Table - waves today at Eerste 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
Thursday
06
Friday
07
Saturday
08
Sunday
09
Monday
10
Tuesday
11
Wednesday
12
Thursday
13
5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM
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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
2.5
S
1.6
SW
2.5
SSE
1.5
SW
1.5
SW
1.4
SW
1.4
SW
1.4
SW
1.3
SW
1.3
SW
1.8
S
1.2
SW
1.2
SW
1.2
SW
2
SSW
2.3
SSW
2.2
SSW
2.1
SSW
1.1
SW
1.6
SW
1.7
SW
1.7
SW
1.7
SW
1.8
SW
1.6
SW
1.6
SW
1.6
SW
2.1
SW
2
SW
2.5
SW
2
SSW
1.9
WSW
2.5
SW
2.5
SW
2.4
SW
2.3
SW
2.1
SW
2.1
SW
2
SW
1.1
SSW
1.3
SSW
2
SSW
2.2
SSW
2.3
SSW
2.2
SW
2.1
SW
2.2
SW
1.5
SSW
1.5
WSW
1.7
SSW
1.6
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.6
SSW
1.4
WSW
1.3
WSW
1.5
S
1.3
S
1.2
S
1.1
S
1.3
SSW
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10648517737557446696495995115034073893893964977907276186111281134911471130118494793396114601346212112891073200516741557135611521035935530687146916471614129912291193550563880718797743450412526389302274339
40
SSE
30
SSE
25
SSE
20
SE
30
SSE
20
SSE
20
SSE
15
SSE
15
SSE
10
S
15
SSW
20
SW
20
SW
10
SSW
10
SW
20
SSW
15
S
15
SSW
20
SSW
15
S
15
S
10
S
5
SSE
0
NW
5
W
5
NW
10
WNW
10
W
10
W
5
NNW
0
NW
0
W
5
SE
10
NE
5
SW
15
SW
15
SSW
10
SSE
10
SSE
10
SE
10
SE
10
SE
5
SSE
15
SSW
15
S
15
SSE
10
SE
10
SE
15
SE
10
SE
15
SSE
15
SSE
10
SSE
10
SE
10
ESE
10
E
10
ENE
5
NE
5
NW
10
WNW
crosscrosscrosscross-
off
crosscrosscrosscrosscrosscross-
on
cross-
on
ononcross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
glassglassglassglasscross-
on
cross-
on
onglassglassglassglassoffglassoncross-
on
crosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscross-
on
cross-
on
crosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscrosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
offoffcross-
off
glasscross-
on
12:34PM
1.16
12:48AM
1.31
1:15PM
1.23
1:24AM
1.38
1:49PM
1.30
1:55AM
1.43
2:19PM
1.35
2:24AM
1.47
2:48PM
1.39
2:52AM
1.49
3:17PM
1.41
3:21AM
1.48
3:46PM
1.41
3:51AM
1.45
6:27AM
0.40
6:33PM
0.41
7:09AM
0.32
7:12PM
0.35
7:43AM
0.24
7:46PM
0.30
8:12AM
0.18
8:17PM
0.26
8:40AM
0.14
8:46PM
0.23
9:08AM
0.12
9:16PM
0.23
9:37AM
0.12
9:45PM
0.24
10:05AM
0.15

Note: the tide data above is for Beach Road which is 4 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Eerste Steen.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Eerste Steen blow from the ENE

Thursday
06
Friday
07
Saturday
08
Sunday
09
Monday
10
Tuesday
11
Wednesday
12
Thursday
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