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Heaven ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.4

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Heaven Surf Forecast / West Coast / South Africa

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 7 pm Sunday 28 Feb 2021 SAST
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Heaven surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Heaven sea temperature is 14.3 °C (Statistics for 28 Feb 1981-2005 - mean: 19.1 max: 20.4 min: 18.0 °C)
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Heaven surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Heaven sea temperature is 14.3 °C (Statistics for 28 Feb 1981-2005 - mean: 19.1 max: 20.4 min: 18.0 °C)

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  1. weather stationWind Update The wind is still cross-on at Heaven (light winds from the NW at Cape Columbine Lighthouse 16 km from Heaven). 0.9m 12 s period swell from SW with 0.6m 4 s period wind swell from SW

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16 km away, 1 h 45 min ago

Light
13 km/h
NW
15.9
14.3
Air / Water (°C)
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Best Forecast Surf Conditions for Heaven this week:

The surf forecast for Heaven over the next 7 days: The first swell (rated 1 star or higher) is forecast to arrive on Tuesday (Mar 02) at 5AM. The primary swell is predicted to be 0.5m and 12s period with a secondary swell of 0.4m and 4s. The wind is predicted to be onshore as the swell arrives.

The most powerful waves expected at Heaven in the next 7 days are 2.5m 16s and forecast to arrive on Thursday (Mar 04) at 2AM. Winds are predicted to be offshore at the time the swell arrives. The largest open ocean swell (not directed at the beach) is 1.3m 5s period and expected on Thursday (Mar 04) at 5PM.

Wave TypeTime (SAST) & Date Wave Height & Period
Next good surf (1 star+) 5AM (Tue 2nd Mar)1.5ft (0.5m) 12s
Best Surf 8PM (Wed 3rd Mar)7ft (2.2m) 17s
Most Powerful 2AM (Thu 4th Mar)8ft (2.5m) 16s

Table - best surf conditions forecast for Heaven over the next 7 days.

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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)
High °C
Low °C
Chill °C (?)
Sunrise
Sunset
Monday
01
Tuesday
02
Wednesday
03
Thursday
04
Friday
05
Saturday
06
Sunday
07
NightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAM
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T southafrica.htsgw.metric.72.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.96.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.120.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.144.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.168.cc23
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0.6
SSW
0.4
SW
0.4
SW
0.5
SW
0.5
SW
0.7
SW
0.8
WSW
0.7
WSW
1.6
WSW
2.5
WSW
2.5
WSW
2.2
WSW
2.1
SW
1.7
SW
1.5
SW
1.4
SW
1.3
SW
1.3
SW
1
SW
0.6
SSW
0.6
SSW
0.9
SW
1.1
SW
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25
N
10
NW
15
WNW
10
NW
10
N
20
WSW
5
SW
10
N
25
WSW
15
SSE
30
S
40
S
20
SSE
5
NNW
20
SW
10
WSW
15
N
20
WSW
15
WSW
15
NW
20
WNW
10
SW
10
SSW
oncross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
oncross-
off
cross-
off
oncross-
off
offoffoffoffcross-
on
cross-
off
cross-
off
oncross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
on
crosscross-
off
off
4:36AM
1.79
4:55PM
1.65
5:13AM
1.77
5:35PM
1.57
5:53AM
1.68
6:18PM
1.46
6:37AM
1.55
7:07PM
1.32
7:29AM
1.39
8:12PM
1.19
8:42AM
1.24
9:50PM
1.11
10:31AM
1.17
11:42PM
1.15
10:23PM
-0.03
10:50AM
-0.03
10:59PM
0.01
11:30AM
0.01
11:38PM
0.09
12:12PM
0.10
12:20AM
0.22
12:59PM
0.24
1:09AM
0.36
1:58PM
0.38
2:16AM
0.51
3:23PM
0.50
4:02AM
0.60
5:13PM
0.52

Note: the tide data above is for Cape St Martin which is 2 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Heaven.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Heaven blow from the S

Monday
01
Tuesday
02
Wednesday
03
Thursday
04
Friday
05
Saturday
06
Sunday
07
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partially cloudy
rain showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
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Short Range Forecast: Some drizzle, heaviest during Mon afternoon. Warm air temperatures (max 25°C on Sun night, min 17°C on Tue morning). Winds increasing (calm on Tue night, fresh winds from the S by Thu morning).

Long Range Forecast: Mostly dry. Warm air temperatures (max 21°C on Fri afternoon, min 17°C on Thu night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the S on Thu afternoon, calm by Fri night).

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Information about the Heaven Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Heaven provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 7 days. A general guide to surfing at Heaven can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Heaven surf forecast is unique since it includes wave energy (power) that defines the real feel of the surf rather than just the height or the period. If you surf the same spot (Heaven) regularly then make a mental note of the wave energy from the surf forecast table each time you go. Very soon you may start to choose your surf days based on the wave energy alone combined with our forecast of favourable offshore wind conditions. Our star ratings will help here and of course you will also find the usual wave height and period predictions on our surf forecasts as well as a full break down of the swell components under our advanced users option (to reveal that, click the little Einstein character under the tide times).

Further information to help with frequently asked questions about our surf forecast for Heaven may be found under the help tab on the top menu and also by moving your mouse over the question marks on the surf forecast table itself. Please always bear in mind that the forecast is for near-shore open water and local factors at each surf break influence the actual breaking wave height, such as the beach / reef profile, water depths offshore and shelter.

Heaven is 34 km (21 miles) from the city of Saldanha. If you plan a holiday in West Coast, look for hotels and other accommodation in Saldanha. Saldanha has rooms for a wide range of budgets as well as car hire and transport links.