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Holbaai ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.3

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Holbaai Surf Forecast / Cape Town / South Africa

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 1 am Saturday 27 Feb 2021 SAST
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Holbaai surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Holbaai sea temperature is 13.0 °C (Statistics for 27 Feb 1981-2005 - mean: 19.6 max: 21.0 min: 18.5 °C)
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Holbaai surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Holbaai sea temperature is 13.0 °C (Statistics for 27 Feb 1981-2005 - mean: 19.6 max: 21.0 min: 18.5 °C)

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  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Holbaai (calm at Duynefontein 5 km from Holbaai). 2.6m 8 s period wind swell from S is too big

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Actual: 55 min ago

Calm
0 km/h
WSW
Clean
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How big are the waves at Holbaai today?

The current surf forecast for Holbaai at 4AM is: 1.4m 16s primary swell from a South-southwest direction and 0.9m 10s secondary swell from a South-southwest direction, 1.9m 8s secondary swell from a South direction (forecast issued at 01:00am February 27). The wind direction is predicted to be cross-offshore and the swell rating is 4.

Time (SAST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (27 Feb)5ft (1.6m)15s
Afternoon (27 Feb)5ft (1.6m)14s
Evening (27 Feb)4.5ft (1.4m)14s

Table - waves today at Holbaai. (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
Saturday
27
Sunday
28
Monday
01
11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM
34455223343331233122120
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
1.1
SW
1.3
SSW
1.4
SSW
1.5
SSW
1.6
SSW
1.6
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.4
SSW
1.3
SSW
1.3
SSW
1.3
SSW
1.2
SSW
1.1
SSW
1
SSW
1
SSW
0.9
SSW
1.1
SSE
0.9
SW
0.8
SSW
0.7
SW
0.8
SSW
0.7
SSW
0.6
SSW
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67991995710141067996106874363459649744737729928921522717915412115612191
20
SE
20
SE
15
SE
15
SE
15
SSE
20
SSE
25
SSE
25
SE
20
SE
20
SE
20
ESE
15
ESE
10
SE
20
SW
15
SSW
10
SSE
10
E
10
N
10
NNE
5
NE
15
WNW
15
E
20
W
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offcross-
off
cross-
on
crosscross-
off
offcrosscross-
off
cross-
off
onoffon
3:25AM
1.61
3:39PM
1.58
4:00AM
1.69
4:16PM
1.60
4:36AM
1.72
4:54PM
1.57
9:12PM
0.02
9:34AM
0.04
9:47PM
-0.03
10:11AM
-0.02
10:22PM
-0.04
10:49AM
-0.03

Note: the tide data above is for Beach Road which is 1 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Holbaai.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Holbaai blow from the E

Saturday
27
Sunday
28
Monday
01
11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
cloudy
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