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

Overall: 3.3

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Elmina Surf Forecast / Gold Coast / Ghana

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 5 am Thursday 06 May 2021 GMT
Forecast update in  hr  min  s Update imminent
Elmina surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Elmina sea temperature is 28.5 °C (Statistics for 06 May 1981-2005 - mean: 29.2 max: 29.8 min: 28.4 °C)
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Elmina surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Elmina sea temperature is 28.5 °C (Statistics for 06 May 1981-2005 - mean: 29.2 max: 29.8 min: 28.4 °C)

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  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Elmina (calm at Saltpond 39 km from Elmina).

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39 km away, 2 h 4 min ago

Calm
0 km/h
N
26.0
28.5
Air / Water (°C)
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How big are the waves at Elmina today?

The current surf forecast for Elmina at 8AM is: 0.9m 10s primary swell from a South direction and 0.4m 17s secondary swell from a South direction, 0.6m 4s secondary swell from a Southwest direction (forecast issued at 05:00am May 06). The wind direction is predicted to be cross-onshore and the swell rating is 2.

Time (GMT) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (06 May)3ft (0.9m)10s
Afternoon (06 May)3.5ft (1.0m)10s
Evening (06 May)2ft (0.6m)15s

Table - waves today at Elmina. (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
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S
0.9
S
0.9
S
0.9
S
1
S
0.9
S
0.6
S
0.7
S
0.7
S
0.7
S
0.7
S
0.7
S
0.7
S
0.8
S
0.8
S
0.8
S
0.7
S
0.7
S
0.8
S
0.6
S
0.7
S
0.7
S
0.7
S
0.7
S
0.7
S
0.7
S
0.7
S
0.7
S
0.8
S
0.8
S
1
S
0.6
S
1
S
1
S
1
S
1
S
1.2
S
1.1
S
1.1
S
0.8
S
0.8
S
0.8
S
0.8
S
0.8
S
0.9
S
0.9
S
1.1
S
1
S
1
S
1
S
1
S
1
S
1
S
1
S
1
S
1
S
1
S
1
S
0.9
SSE
0.9
S
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10
WSW
10
WSW
15
SW
20
SSW
25
SW
25
SW
20
SW
15
WSW
15
WSW
15
W
10
WSW
20
SSW
20
SSW
20
SW
15
SSW
15
SW
10
SW
10
SW
15
SW
15
SSW
20
SSW
20
SSW
20
SSW
15
SW
10
SW
10
W
10
WNW
15
S
15
S
15
SSW
15
SSW
15
SW
15
WSW
10
W
0
WSW
10
SSE
15
SSE
15
S
15
S
15
S
15
SSW
10
SSW
10
SSW
15
S
15
S
15
S
20
S
15
SSW
10
SW
10
SW
10
SSW
20
SSW
20
SSW
20
SW
20
SW
15
WSW
15
W
10
W
10
W
15
SSW
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on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
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on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
ononcross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
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off
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on
cross-
on
crossglasscross-
on
onononononcross-
on
ononononononcross-
on
cross-
on
ononcross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscross-
off
crosson
12:13AM
1.09
1:05PM
1.32
1:13AM
1.15
1:44PM
1.39
1:59AM
1.21
2:17PM
1.44
2:38AM
1.27
2:46PM
1.48
3:13AM
1.33
3:15PM
1.51
3:46AM
1.36
3:44PM
1.52
4:19AM
1.38
4:13PM
1.51
4:51AM
1.38
6:25AM
0.45
7:26PM
0.53
7:15AM
0.42
8:05PM
0.43
7:56AM
0.39
8:38PM
0.34
8:31AM
0.37
9:08PM
0.27
9:05AM
0.36
9:38PM
0.21
9:37AM
0.36
10:08PM
0.17
10:09AM
0.38
10:37PM
0.16
10:41AM
0.41

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

Thursday
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Friday
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Saturday
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Sunday
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Monday
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Tuesday
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Wednesday
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Thursday
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