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Quality on a good day: 5.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.5

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Fish Boma Surf Forecast / Garden Route / South Africa

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 7 am Monday 19 Apr 2021 SAST
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Fish Boma surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Fish Boma sea temperature is 16.5 °C (Statistics for 19 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 19.2 max: 20.8 min: 17.6 °C)
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Fish Boma surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Fish Boma sea temperature is 16.5 °C (Statistics for 19 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 19.2 max: 20.8 min: 17.6 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for Garden Route

  1. weather stationWind Update Recent cross-shore wind 34 km from Fish Boma has fallen light (light winds from the SSE at Plettenberg Bay). Waves should be turning clean at Fish Boma.

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34 km away, 1 h 6 min ago

Light
6 km/h
SSE
16.5
16.5
Air / Water (°C)
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How big are the waves at Fish Boma today?

The current surf forecast for Fish Boma at 12PM is: 2.5m 7s primary swell from a South-southeast direction and 0.4m 12s secondary swell from a Southwest direction, 0.3m 12s secondary swell from a West-southwest direction (forecast issued at 07:00am April 19). The wind direction is predicted to be cross-shore and the swell rating is 2.

Time (SAST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (19 Apr)1.5ft (0.5m)13s
Afternoon (19 Apr)8ft (2.5m)8s
Evening (19 Apr)8ft (2.5m)8s

Table - waves today at Fish Boma. (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
Monday
19
Tuesday
20
Wednesday
21
Thursday
22
Friday
23
Saturday
24
Sunday
25
Monday
26
5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM
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T southafrica.htsgw.metric.24.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.30.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.42.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.48.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.54.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.66.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.72.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.78.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.90.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.96.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.102.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.114.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.120.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.126.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.138.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.144.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.150.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.162.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.168.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.174.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.186.cc23
0.4
WSW
0.5
SW
2.3
SSE
2.5
SSE
2.5
SE
2.5
SE
2.5
ESE
1.9
SSW
1.7
SSW
2.2
ESE
2.1
ESE
1.6
SSW
1.6
SSW
1.6
SSW
1.7
SSW
2.5
ESE
2.4
ESE
1.6
SSW
1.7
ESE
1.7
ESE
1.9
SE
2.2
SE
2.4
ESE
2.4
ESE
2.4
ESE
2.5
ESE
2.3
ESE
2.5
ESE
3
ESE
3
ESE
2.5
ESE
2.5
E
2.4
E
1.9
ESE
1.9
ESE
1.8
ESE
1.8
ESE
1.7
ESE
1.6
ESE
1.5
E
1.4
ESE
1.4
ESE
1.3
E
1.3
E
1
SW
1.2
SW
1.2
SW
1.1
SW
1
SW
1.1
E
1.1
SW
1.9
SW
2
SW
2.1
SW
2.3
SW
2.3
SW
2.2
SW
2.1
SW
1.5
SW
1.6
SW
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20
WNW
5
SSW
25
SE
25
ESE
30
ESE
30
E
25
E
15
ENE
10
ENE
15
ENE
10
ENE
15
E
15
E
15
ENE
10
ENE
5
NE
0
NE
5
NNE
5
S
10
SE
15
ESE
15
E
20
E
15
E
15
E
15
E
20
E
25
ESE
30
E
25
E
20
ENE
10
NE
10
NE
10
NNE
5
S
15
WSW
15
W
10
WNW
10
WNW
5
NW
10
WSW
5
NNW
10
SW
15
SW
5
SSW
5
N
5
NNW
5
NE
5
NW
5
N
5
SW
30
SW
35
WSW
30
W
35
W
35
W
30
W
30
W
35
W
30
WSW
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off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
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off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offoffoffglasscross-
on
cross-
on
crosscrossglasscross-
on
glasscross-
on
ononglassglassglassglassglassglasscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscrosscrosscross-
on
cross-
on
7:11AM
1.24
8:06PM
1.13
8:39AM
1.13
10:25PM
1.12
11:03AM
1.14
12:04AM
1.26
12:26PM
1.28
12:57AM
1.46
1:18PM
1.45
1:39AM
1.66
2:00PM
1.60
2:17AM
1.84
2:40PM
1.73
2:55AM
1.97
1:41PM
0.62
2:15AM
0.75
3:33PM
0.69
4:49AM
0.75
5:33PM
0.61
6:21AM
0.59
6:37PM
0.46
7:13AM
0.39
7:23PM
0.29
7:55AM
0.19
8:03PM
0.14
8:35AM
0.02
8:42PM
0.02
9:13AM
-0.10

Note: the tide data above is for Knysna which is 10 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Fish Boma.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Fish Boma blow from the NNE

Monday
19
Tuesday
20
Wednesday
21
Thursday
22
Friday
23
Saturday
24
Sunday
25
Monday
26
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light rain
light rain
light rain
light rain
light rain
rain showers
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rain showers
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partially cloudy
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clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
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clear
partially cloudy
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cloudy
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clear
partially cloudy
rain showers
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