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Feldskoen and Mazeppa Bays 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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Feldskoen and Mazeppa Bays Surf Forecast and Surf Reports

(Eastern Cape – Wild Coast, South Africa)

Feldskoen and Mazeppa Bays Surf Guide

Feldskoen and Mazeppa Bays in Wild Coast is an exposed beach break that has fairly consistent surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. The best wind direction is from the north northwest. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the optimum swell angle is from the southeast. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves. It very rarely gets crowded here. Hazards include sharks and rocks.

Feldskoen and Mazeppa Bays Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon beach  redBeachIcon  s33.0
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
23.9°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Feldskoen and Mazeppa Bays:

The best conditions reported for surf at Feldskoen and Mazeppa Bays occur when a Southeast swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the North-northwest.

Surf Forecasts:

What's the best time of year to surf Feldskoen and Mazeppa Bays (for consistent clean waves)?

mayBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Feldskoen and Mazeppa Bays with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Winter and most often the month of May. Clean surfable waves are typically found 19% of the time in May while 26% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 55% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
19%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
26%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
55%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

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Interactive Feldskoen and Mazeppa Bays surf break location map. View information about nearby surf breaks, their wave consistency and rating compared to other spots in the region. Current swell conditions from local buoys are shown along with live wind speed and direction from nearby weather stations. Click icons on the map for more detail. The closest passenger airport to Feldskoen and Mazeppa Bays is Umtata Airport (UTT) in South Africa, 80 km (50 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Feldskoen and Mazeppa Bays is East London Airport (ELS), also in South Africa, 135 km (84 miles) away.

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Feldskoen and Mazeppa Bays Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Wednesday, 12 May 2021, 04:38 Local Time
Wednesday 12
5AM8AM11AM2PM
Wave (m) 2.1
SSW
2.1
SSW
1.8
SSW
3.0
SSW
Period (s) 14 14 13 14
Wind (km/h) 10
W 10
WSW 20
SSW 25
SSW
Wind State cross-
off
cross cross-
on
cross-
on

Swell History at Feldskoen and Mazeppa Bays

Surf stats for Feldskoen and Mazeppa Bays, see the swell variation by month or season on the history page here.

Wind History at Feldskoen and Mazeppa Bays

Wind stats for Feldskoen and Mazeppa Bays, see the variation in direction and stength by month or season on the history page here.

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