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Outer Kom Surf Forecast / Cape Town / South Africa

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 7 am Thursday 19 May 2022 SAST
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Outer Kom surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Outer Kom sea temperature is 16.0 °C (Statistics for 19 May 1981-2005 - mean: 17.3 max: 18.2 min: 16.3 °C)
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Outer Kom surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Outer Kom sea temperature is 16.0 °C (Statistics for 19 May 1981-2005 - mean: 17.3 max: 18.2 min: 16.3 °C)

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  1. weather stationWind Update Wind reports 1 km away suggest it is still onshore at Outer Kom (light winds from the SW at Slangkop).

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2 h 41 min ago

Moderate
19 km/h
SW
Onshore
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How big are the waves at Outer Kom today?

The current surf forecast for Outer Kom at 11AM is: 3.0m 13s primary swell from a West-southwest direction and 2.5m 13s secondary swell from a Southwest direction (forecast issued at 07:00am May 19). The wind direction is predicted to be onshore.

Time (SAST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (19 May)11ft (3.5m)12s
Afternoon (19 May)11ft (3.5m)13s
Evening (19 May)10ft (3.0m)13s

Table - waves today at Outer Kom. (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
Thursday
19
Friday
20
Saturday
21
Sunday
22
Monday
23
Tuesday
24
Wednesday
25
Thursday
26
5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM
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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
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.72.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.78.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.90.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.96.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.102.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.114.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.120.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.126.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.138.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.144.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.150.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.162.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.168.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.174.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.186.cc23
3.5
WSW
3.5
WSW
3
WSW
3
SW
3.5
SW
3
SW
3
SSW
3
SSW
2.5
SSW
2.5
SSW
3
SSW
2.5
SSW
2.3
SSW
2.1
SSW
2
SSW
1.9
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.1
SW
0.9
SSW
1.3
SSW
2
SSW
2
SSW
1.9
SSW
2
SSW
2.2
SSW
2.5
SW
3
SW
3
SW
3
SW
2.5
SW
2.4
SW
2.4
SW
2.2
SW
2.1
WSW
2
WSW
2
WSW
1.5
SW
1.1
SSW
1.5
SSW
1.6
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.9
WSW
1.7
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.6
SSW
1.6
SSW
1.5
SSW
1.5
SSW
1.4
SSW
1.5
SSW
1.8
SSW
2
SSW
1.9
SSW
2
SSW
1.9
SSW
1.8
SSW
1.9
SSW
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20
WSW
20
SW
25
SSW
20
S
30
S
25
S
20
SSE
25
S
20
S
20
S
25
SSE
25
SSE
25
S
25
SSE
20
SSE
15
SSE
15
SSE
10
SE
5
SSE
10
SW
10
SW
10
SW
10
SW
5
W
10
NW
10
WNW
10
NW
10
NW
10
WNW
10
W
5
W
5
NW
10
NW
10
NNW
10
WNW
10
NW
10
WNW
10
WNW
10
WNW
10
WNW
10
WNW
10
NNW
10
NNW
10
WNW
5
W
5
SW
5
W
10
WNW
10
NNW
10
NNW
15
NNW
15
NW
15
WNW
15
WNW
10
NW
10
WNW
10
W
0
WSW
0
ESE
15
S
cross-
on
ononcross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscrosscrosscrossglassononononcross-
on
crosscrosscrosscrosscross-
on
cross-
on
glassglasscrosscross-
off
crosscrosscrosscrosscross-
on
crosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
on
cross-
on
oncross-
on
crosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscrosscross-
on
crosscrosscross-
on
glassglasscross-
on
5:50PM
1.40
6:08AM
1.36
6:49PM
1.32
7:12AM
1.22
8:00PM
1.25
8:33AM
1.12
9:23PM
1.22
10:04AM
1.09
10:42PM
1.26
11:23AM
1.12
11:44PM
1.31
12:22PM
1.18
12:33AM
1.36
1:08PM
1.24
11:33AM
0.13
11:58PM
0.28
12:27PM
0.25
1:03AM
0.38
1:31PM
0.36
2:24AM
0.46
2:48PM
0.44
3:56AM
0.46
4:11PM
0.46
5:15AM
0.41
5:22PM
0.43
6:14AM
0.34
6:17PM
0.39
6:59AM
0.27

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

Thursday
19
Friday
20
Saturday
21
Sunday
22
Monday
23
Tuesday
24
Wednesday
25
Thursday
26
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