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Mbotyi ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.0

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Mbotyi Surf Forecast / Eastern Cape – Wild Coast / South Africa

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 1 pm Saturday 15 May 2021 SAST
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Mbotyi surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Mbotyi sea temperature is 23.7 °C (Statistics for 15 May 1981-2005 - mean: 23.3 max: 24.4 min: 22.0 °C)
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Mbotyi surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Mbotyi sea temperature is 23.7 °C (Statistics for 15 May 1981-2005 - mean: 23.3 max: 24.4 min: 22.0 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for Eastern Cape - Wild Coast

  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Mbotyi (calm at Margate 70 km from Mbotyi).

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How big are the waves at Mbotyi today?

The current surf forecast for Mbotyi at 7PM is: 0.4m 8s primary swell from a East-northeast direction (forecast issued at 01:00pm May 15). An open ocean swell of 1.1m 12s is not directed at the surf break. The wind direction is predicted to be cross-offshore.

Time (SAST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (15 May)1.5ft (0.4m)6s
Afternoon (15 May)1.5ft (0.4m)8s
Evening (15 May)1.5ft (0.4m)8s

Table - waves today at Mbotyi. (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
15
Sunday
16
Monday
17
Tuesday
18
Wednesday
19
Thursday
20
Friday
21
Saturday
22
11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM
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T southafrica.htsgw.metric.18.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.24.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.36.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.42.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.48.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.60.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.66.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.72.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.84.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.90.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.96.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.108.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.114.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.120.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.132.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.138.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.144.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.156.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.162.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.168.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.180.cc23
0.4
ENE
0.4
ENE
0.4
ENE
0.4
ENE
0.3
ENE
0.3
ENE
0.3
ENE
0.9
SSW
0.3
ENE
0.2
S
0.2
E
1.7
S
1.6
S
1.4
S
1.3
S
1.3
S
0.4
S
0.5
S
1.1
S
1.7
S
2.1
S
0.3
E
0.3
E
0.3
E
0.5
NE
0.3
E
0.8
ENE
0.8
ENE
1.4
NE
1.7
NE
0.9
ENE
0.9
ENE
0.7
ENE
1.3
ENE
1.1
ENE
1.6
NE
1.9
NE
1
ENE
0.9
ENE
0.9
ENE
0.9
ENE
0.9
ENE
0.8
ENE
0.8
ENE
0.8
ENE
0.8
ENE
0.8
ENE
0.7
ENE
0.6
ENE
0.5
ENE
0.5
E
0.4
E
0.4
ENE
0.4
ENE
0.4
ENE
0.5
E
0.5
E
0.4
ENE
0.4
ENE
0.4
ENE
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10
WSW
10
SSE
0
SE
5
NNW
5
NW
10
NW
10
WSW
30
SW
25
SW
30
SSW
25
SSW
15
SW
15
WSW
15
WSW
10
W
10
WSW
10
SW
15
S
5
S
5
NW
5
NW
5
NNW
10
NNW
10
NNW
10
NE
20
ENE
20
NE
15
NNE
10
N
10
NW
10
NNW
10
NNW
5
NNE
15
NE
15
NNE
15
N
15
NNW
10
NW
15
NNW
15
NW
10
NW
10
N
20
SW
15
SW
15
WSW
10
WSW
10
WNW
10
NW
5
SE
15
ESE
20
ENE
15
NE
5
N
15
WSW
20
SSW
15
WSW
20
SW
20
SSW
10
SW
10
NNW
cross-
off
cross-
on
glassoffoffoffcross-
off
crosscrosscross-
on
cross-
on
crosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscross-
on
cross-
on
offoffoffoffoffcrosscrosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
offoffoffglasscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offoffoffoffcross-
off
crosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offononcrosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
crosscross-
off
crosscross-
on
crossoff
5:35PM
1.42
5:44AM
1.45
6:10PM
1.34
6:19AM
1.35
6:53PM
1.25
7:05AM
1.25
7:55PM
1.18
8:14AM
1.15
9:29PM
1.15
10:00AM
1.11
11:07PM
1.23
11:37AM
1.17
12:17AM
1.38
12:43PM
1.28
11:28AM
0.23
11:36PM
0.34
12:00PM
0.31
12:11AM
0.43
12:39PM
0.40
12:56AM
0.53
1:31PM
0.49
2:04AM
0.63
2:48PM
0.55
3:52AM
0.65
4:27PM
0.54
5:34AM
0.56
5:47PM
0.46
6:41AM
0.41
6:46PM
0.34

Note: the tide data above is calculated at the surf break location.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Mbotyi blow from the NW

Saturday
15
Sunday
16
Monday
17
Tuesday
18
Wednesday
19
Thursday
20
Friday
21
Saturday
22
11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM
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clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
rain showers
rain showers
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
rain showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
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