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Rame Head ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 2.8

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Rame Head Surf Forecast / Eastern Cape – Wild Coast / South Africa

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 7 pm Sunday 28 Feb 2021 SAST
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Rame Head surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Rame Head sea temperature is 26.0 °C (Statistics for 28 Feb 1981-2005 - mean: 25.1 max: 26.9 min: 24.2 °C)
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Rame Head surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Rame Head sea temperature is 26.0 °C (Statistics for 28 Feb 1981-2005 - mean: 25.1 max: 26.9 min: 24.2 °C)

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

  1. weather stationWind Update Onshore wind has changed to cross-on at Rame Head (light winds from the SSE at K. D. Matanzima Airport/Mthatha 72 km from Rame Head). 1.3m 13 s period swell from SSW with 1.3m 5 s period wind swell from ENE

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How big are the waves at Rame Head today?

The current surf forecast for Rame Head at 12AM is: 1.1m 12s primary swell from a South-southwest direction and 0.1m 10s secondary swell from a Southeast direction, 1.4m 5s secondary swell from a East-northeast direction (forecast issued at 07:00pm February 28). The wind direction is predicted to be cross-onshore.

Time (SAST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (01 Mar)--
Afternoon (01 Mar)4.5ft (1.3m)13s
Evening (01 Mar)3.5ft (1.1m)13s

Table - waves today at Rame Head. (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
Sunday
28
Monday
01
Tuesday
02
Wednesday
03
5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM
00010000000002000033342
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.6.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.12.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.18.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.30.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.36.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.42.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.54.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.60.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.66.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.78.cc23
1.3
SSW
1.1
SSW
1.1
SSW
1
SSW
0.9
SSW
1.7
NE
2
ENE
2.3
ENE
2.5
ENE
3
ENE
3
NE
3
NE
3
NE
2.5
ENE
2.5
ENE
3
ENE
3
ENE
3
ENE
2.5
ENE
2.2
ENE
2.1
ENE
2
ENE
2
ENE
1313131212666777888788888889
555437405329267195266448672837929942100677067484810411099870666606549589
25
ENE
20
NE
20
NE
20
NNE
20
NNE
20
NE
30
ENE
35
ENE
35
NE
30
NE
25
NE
20
NNE
20
NNE
15
NNE
25
ENE
35
ENE
35
NE
25
NE
10
NNE
10
NNE
10
NNE
5
NNE
15
ENE
oncross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscross-
on
crossglasscross-
on
4:45PM
1.75
5:06AM
1.86
5:18PM
1.73
5:40AM
1.84
5:52PM
1.65
6:15AM
1.76
10:52PM
-0.12
11:16AM
-0.04
11:25PM
-0.10
11:51AM
0.01
11:58PM
-0.02

Note: the tide data above is for Ebalow which is 5 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Rame Head.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Rame Head blow from the W

Sunday
28
Monday
01
Tuesday
02
Wednesday
03
5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
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