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Inner Kom ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.9
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 2.4
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 1.9

Overall: 3.5

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Inner Kom Surf Guide

Inner Kom in Cape Peninsula is a reasonably exposed reef and point break that has pretty consitent surf. Winter is the best time of year for surfing here. Offshore winds are from the east southeast. Able to handle light onshore wind Groundswells more frequent than windswells and the ideal swell direction is from the west. There is a left hand reef break and there is a left hand point break as well. A fairly popluar wave that can sometimes get crowded Beware of sharks,kelp, rips, urchins.

Inner Kom Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon reefReef and pointIcon  s33.5
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
14.4°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Inner Kom:

The best conditions reported for surf at Inner Kom occur when a West swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the East-southeast.

Surf Forecasts:

What's the best time of year to surf Inner Kom (for consistent clean waves)?

januaryBest Season: summer
The best time of year for surfing Inner Kom with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Summer and most often the month of January. Clean surfable waves are typically found 51% of the time in January while 30% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 19% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
51%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
30%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
19%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Inner Kom Location Map

Interactive Inner Kom surf break location map. View information about nearby surf breaks, their wave consistency and rating compared to other spots in the region. Current swell conditions from local buoys are shown along with live wind speed and direction from nearby weather stations. Click icons on the map for more detail. The nearest passenger airport to Inner Kom is Cape Town International Airport (CPT) in South Africa, which is 32 km (20 miles) away (directly). The second closest airport to Inner Kom is Oudtshoorn Airport (DUH), also in South Africa, 362 km (225 miles) away.

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Icon legend buoysLive Wave Height (m)
Icon legend windLive Wind Speed (km/h)
Please note that some surf spot locations are approximate to protect their exact location while others are not shown at close zoom level.
Inner Kom Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Friday, 7 May 2021, 17:43 Local Time
Friday 07Sat
5PM8PM11PM2AM
Wave (m) 1.3
SW
1.3
SW
1.3
SW
1.5
SW
Period (s) 12 12 12 12
Wind (km/h) 20
S 20
S 15
S 15
S
Wind State cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off

Swell History at Inner Kom

Surf stats for Inner Kom, see the swell variation by month or season on the history page here.

Wind History at Inner Kom

Wind stats for Inner Kom, see the variation in direction and stength by month or season on the history page here.

Other Nearby Breaks Closest To:

Discover surf breaks near Inner Kom. Click below to view there surf guides.

    • Icon reef  redReef and point
    • Icon  s43.6
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    0km away
    • Icon reef  redReef
    • Icon  s43.5
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    0km away
    • Icon reef  redReef
    • Icon  s33.0
    Reliability: inconsistent
    1km away
    • Icon sandbar  redSandbar
    • Icon  s33.5
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    1km away
    • Icon reef  redReef
    • Icon  s33.0
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    2km away

Wave Buoys Nearest To Inner Kom: