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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 break guidePhoto by: jp

Gourits Mouth Surf Guide

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.

Gourits Mouth Spot Info

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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp:
fairly consistent16.0°C

Surfing Gourits Mouth:

The best conditions reported for surf at Gourits Mouth occur when a Southwest swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the West.

Surf Forecasts:

South Africa wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Use the tab navigation above to view Gourits Mouth sea temperature, Gourits Mouth photographs, Gourits Mouth detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Gourits Mouth webcams, current wind from Overberg live weather stations and Gourits Mouth tide predictions. The South Africa swell maps link will open up the big picture showing South Africa and the surrounding seas. These swell maps can be animated to show the different swell components, wave energy, wave period, wave heights, together with wind and weather forecasts, current weather and sea state observations from South Africa wave-buoys, passing ships and coastal weather stations. Each of the forecast pages for this surf break feature a global and regional wavefinder tool to locate the best surf conditions in the area around Gourits Mouth

Gourits Mouth Surf:

Monday, 13 July 2020, 20:17 Local time
Monday 13Tue
Wave (m) 8.0
Period (s) 18 18 18 18
Wind (km/h) 60
W 60
W 55
W 50
Wind State off off off off

Tide Times:

At Gourits Mouth (0 km).

IS AT (local time)

Gourits Mouth Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Mossel Bay Lighthouse, 30 km from Gourits Mouth.

fresh winds from the W

Air temperature
13.7 °C

Current weather near Gourits Mouth

Overall Gourits Mouth Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in July


Surf stats for Gourits Mouth: see the swell variation by month.

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

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

Gourits Mouth Location Maps

Gourits Mouth Location Map

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Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Gourits Mouth:

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Wave buoys nearest to Gourits Mouth:

Tide stations nearest to Gourits Mouth:

  • Closest tide station
    19 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    70 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    152 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    185 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    Cape Town
    201 mi


  • 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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