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Glen Eden ratings
Quality on a good day: 5.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.8

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Glen Eden Surf Forecast / Eastern Cape – Wild Coast / South Africa

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 1 am Thursday 15 Apr 2021 SAST
Forecast update in  hr  min  s Update imminent
Glen Eden surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Glen Eden sea temperature is 24.3 °C (Statistics for 15 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 23.3 max: 24.6 min: 22.0 °C)
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Glen Eden surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Glen Eden sea temperature is 24.3 °C (Statistics for 15 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 23.3 max: 24.6 min: 22.0 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for Eastern Cape - Wild Coast

  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Glen Eden (calm at East London/Buffalo City 34 km from Glen Eden).

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How big are the waves at Glen Eden today?

The current surf forecast for Glen Eden at 5AM is: 1.0m 17s primary swell from a South-southwest direction (forecast issued at 01:00am April 15). An open ocean swell of 1.1m 11s is not directed at the surf break. The wind direction is predicted to be cross-offshore and the swell rating is 4.

Time (SAST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (15 Apr)4.5ft (1.4m)16s
Afternoon (15 Apr)5ft (1.6m)14s
Evening (15 Apr)8ft (2.5m)13s

Table - waves today at Glen Eden. (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
15
Friday
16
Saturday
17
Sunday
18
Monday
19
Tuesday
20
Wednesday
21
Thursday
22
11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM
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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
0.4
E
1.2
SSW
1
SSW
1.3
SSW
1.6
SSW
1.6
SSW
0.4
E
2.5
SSW
3
SSW
3.5
SSW
3
SSW
2.5
S
3
S
3
S
3
S
2.5
S
2.1
SSW
2
SSW
1.9
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.3
S
1.3
S
1.2
S
1.8
ENE
1.9
ENE
1.8
ENE
1.7
ENE
2
ENE
1.8
ENE
1.5
ENE
1.5
ENE
1.8
ENE
1.9
NE
0.9
ESE
0.9
ESE
0.9
ESE
0.9
ESE
0.9
ESE
0.9
ESE
0.8
ESE
0.8
ESE
1.7
SSE
1.6
SSE
1.8
SSE
1.9
SSE
1.5
SSW
1.3
SSW
1.8
SE
1.5
SSW
1.5
SSW
1.6
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.6
SSW
1.6
SSW
1.6
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.7
SSW
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10
WNW
10
W
10
W
5
WNW
10
SSW
25
SSW
30
SW
30
SW
30
SW
25
SW
25
SSW
15
SSW
10
SSE
15
ESE
15
E
10
NE
10
NNE
15
N
15
N
20
NNE
25
NE
25
ENE
30
ENE
25
NE
15
NNE
15
NNE
15
NNE
10
N
5
NE
10
E
10
NE
10
N
10
NNW
10
NNW
20
WSW
25
WSW
25
SW
20
SSW
15
SSE
15
SE
10
ESE
5
E
5
NNW
10
NW
10
N
10
ENE
15
ENE
5
NNE
5
W
10
W
5
W
5
W
5
SE
20
SE
15
ESE
15
ESE
15
E
15
ESE
10
ESE
10
SE
offoffcross-
off
offcrosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscrosscross-
on
oncross-
on
cross-
on
crosscross-
off
cross-
off
crosscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscrosscrosscrosscross-
off
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscross-
on
ononglassglassoffcrosscross-
on
cross-
on
crosscross-
off
cross-
off
offoffcross-
on
ononononononcross-
on
5:08AM
1.58
5:23PM
1.45
5:32AM
1.50
5:49PM
1.37
5:58AM
1.39
6:17PM
1.27
6:28AM
1.28
6:54PM
1.15
7:08AM
1.16
7:54PM
1.04
8:24AM
1.04
10:15PM
0.99
11:01AM
1.02
12:13AM
1.12
10:59PM
0.14
11:19AM
0.15
11:24PM
0.22
11:44AM
0.23
11:49PM
0.31
12:12PM
0.33
12:18AM
0.42
12:45PM
0.44
12:54AM
0.55
1:35PM
0.56
1:59AM
0.67
3:20PM
0.64
4:40AM
0.71
5:38PM
0.58
6:29AM
0.57

Note: the tide data above is for Cintsa East which is 2 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Glen Eden.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Glen Eden blow from the WNW

Thursday
15
Friday
16
Saturday
17
Sunday
18
Monday
19
Tuesday
20
Wednesday
21
Thursday
22
11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
light rain
light rain
light rain
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
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