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Gourits Mouth ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.5
Consistency of Surf: 2.5
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 2.0
Crowds: 4.5

Overall: 3.0

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Gourits Mouth Spot ID

Surfing in Gouritsmond, Gourits Mouth photo

Gourits Mouth

Photo credit: Anna-Marie vd Merwe

Gouritz Mond, Gourits Mouth photo

Gourits Mouth

Photo credit: jp

Nice break at Gouritz Mond, Gourits Mouth photo

Gourits Mouth

Photo credit: jp

Type: point

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind W

Sea Temperature Today is: 18.8 °C

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Friday, 18 October 2019, 07:04 Local time
Friday 18
Wave (m) 1.4
Period (s) 16 15 15 14
Wind (km/h) 5
W 15
SSE 15
Wind State cross-
off cross cross-

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Gourits Mouth in Boland and Southern Cape is a fairly exposed point break that has reasonably consistent surf. Winter is the best time of year for surfing here. Offshore winds are from the west. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the best swell direction is from the southwest. Even when there are waves, it's not likley to be crowded. Beware of rocks and rips.

South Africa wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

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Live Weather:

At Mossel Bay Lighthouse, 30 km from Gourits Mouth.

light winds from the SW

Air temperature
17.5 °C

Current weather near Gourits Mouth

Overall Gourits Mouth Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in October


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Wind stats for Gourits Mouth: see the variation in direction and stength by month.

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  • The nearest passenger airport to Gourits Mouth is George Airport (GRJ) in South Africa, which is 59 km (37 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Gourits Mouth is Oudtshoorn Airport (DUH), also in South Africa, 86 km (53 miles) away.
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