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North Beach ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.7
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 1.7

Overall: 3.1

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North Beach Surf Forecast / Durban/KZN South / South Africa

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 7 am Wednesday 03 Mar 2021 SAST
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North Beach surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's North Beach sea temperature is 26.9 °C (Statistics for 03 Mar 1981-2005 - mean: 26.0 max: 27.4 min: 24.8 °C)
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North Beach surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's North Beach sea temperature is 26.9 °C (Statistics for 03 Mar 1981-2005 - mean: 26.0 max: 27.4 min: 24.8 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for Durban/KZN South

  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at North Beach (calm at Durban Virginia 9 km from North Beach). 1.9m 10 s period swell from E

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Clean
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How big are the waves at North Beach today?

The current surf forecast for North Beach at 10AM is: 1.8m 10s primary swell from a East direction and 0.2m 9s secondary swell from a South-southeast direction (forecast issued at 07:00am March 03). The wind direction is predicted to be cross-onshore and the swell rating is 3.

Time (SAST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (03 Mar)6ft (1.8m)10s
Afternoon (03 Mar)7ft (2.1m)10s
Evening (03 Mar)6ft (1.8m)10s

Table - waves today at North Beach. (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
Wednesday
03
Thursday
04
Friday
05
5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM
33200233342212333321101
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.6.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.12.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.18.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.24.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.30.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.42.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.48.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.54.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.66.cc23
1.8
E
1.8
E
1.8
E
1.8
E
1.8
E
1.8
E
1.8
E
1.7
E
1.7
E
1.7
E
1.6
E
1.6
E
1.6
E
1.6
E
1.5
E
1.5
E
1.4
E
1.4
E
1.3
E
1.2
E
1.1
E
1.1
E
1.1
E
1010101010101010101010101010101010999999
580605630643656656637569555555492482482472407407347340293244201196196
10
N
10
NNE
20
NE
25
NE
25
NE
15
NNE
10
NNE
10
NNE
5
N
5
WSW
10
SE
15
E
20
NE
15
NNE
5
N
5
NNE
10
SW
15
SW
25
SSW
25
S
20
SSE
15
SSE
15
SSE
crosscrosscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscrosscrosscross-
off
cross-
on
oncross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
off
glasscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscrosscrosscross
6:16AM
2.05
6:27PM
1.91
6:52AM
1.91
7:04PM
1.74
7:32AM
1.72
7:48PM
1.55
12:24PM
0.32
12:37AM
0.30
1:02PM
0.47
1:14AM
0.48
1:44PM
0.65

Note: the tide data above is for Durban, South Africa which is 3 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for North Beach.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at North Beach blow from the W

Wednesday
03
Thursday
04
Friday
05
5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
thunderstorm
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
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