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

Overall: 3.3

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Salmon Bay Surf Forecast / KZN North / South Africa

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 7 pm Friday 16 Apr 2021 SAST
Forecast update in  hr  min  s Update imminent
Salmon Bay surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Salmon Bay sea temperature is 25.1 °C (Statistics for 16 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 24.9 max: 25.9 min: 23.8 °C)
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Salmon Bay surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Salmon Bay sea temperature is 25.1 °C (Statistics for 16 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 24.9 max: 25.9 min: 23.8 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for KZN North

  1. weather stationWind Update The wind is still cross-off at Salmon Bay (light winds from the SW at King Shaka Int l Airport 3 km from Salmon Bay).

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How big are the waves at Salmon Bay today?

The current surf forecast for Salmon Bay at 3AM is: 2.5m 11s primary swell from a South direction and 0.1m 15s secondary swell from a East direction (forecast issued at 07:00pm April 16). The wind direction is predicted to be offshore and the swell rating is 5.

Time (SAST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (17 Apr)8ft (2.5m)11s
Afternoon (17 Apr)6.5ft (2.0m)10s
Evening (17 Apr)7ft (2.1m)10s

Table - waves today at Salmon Bay. (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
Friday
16
Saturday
17
Sunday
18
Monday
19
Tuesday
20
Wednesday
21
Thursday
22
Friday
23
Sat
24
5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM
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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
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.84.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.90.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.102.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.108.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.114.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.126.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.132.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.138.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.150.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.156.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.162.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.174.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.180.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.186.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.198.cc23
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S
3.5
S
3
S
3
S
2.5
S
2.5
SSE
1.9
SE
1.9
SE
2.1
SE
2.1
SE
1.8
SE
1.6
SE
1.6
SE
1.4
SE
1.4
SE
1.3
SE
1.2
SE
0.9
SE
1.3
SE
1.2
SE
1.1
SE
1
SE
1
SE
0.9
SE
0.9
SE
0.9
SE
0.8
SE
0.7
SE
0.7
SE
0.6
SE
0.7
ESE
0.7
ESE
1.1
S
1.4
S
1.6
S
1.6
S
1.3
S
1.2
SSE
1.1
SSE
1
S
1
S
1
S
1.1
S
1.1
S
1.1
S
1.2
S
1.1
S
1.3
S
1.3
S
1.3
S
1.4
S
1.3
S
1.3
S
1.2
S
1.1
S
1.1
S
1.9
SSE
2.2
SSE
2.3
SE
2.2
SE
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30
SSW
20
S
15
SSW
10
WSW
10
W
10
NW
15
NE
25
ENE
25
ENE
20
NNE
20
NNE
15
N
10
N
5
NNE
15
NE
25
ENE
25
NE
25
NNE
15
N
10
N
10
NNW
5
NNW
5
E
15
SSE
25
SSW
30
SSW
25
SSW
20
SSW
10
SW
10
WSW
10
E
20
ENE
20
NE
15
NNE
15
NNE
15
N
5
NNW
5
WNW
5
ENE
10
E
5
NE
5
NNW
5
WNW
10
NW
5
WSW
5
W
5
SSE
10
ENE
15
NNE
10
NNE
10
W
10
N
10
NW
5
NW
15
S
20
SSE
10
S
10
WSW
10
WSW
10
WSW
cross-
off
crosscross-
off
cross-
off
offcross-
off
cross-
on
oncross-
on
crosscrosscrosscrosscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscrosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
glasscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
oncross-
on
cross-
on
crosscrosscrossglassglassononcross-
on
glassglasscross-
off
glassglasscross-
on
oncross-
on
cross-
on
offcrosscross-
off
cross-
off
crosscrosscrosscross-
off
offcross-
off
5:48PM
1.62
5:59AM
1.62
6:16PM
1.50
6:28AM
1.49
6:49PM
1.36
7:05AM
1.34
7:41PM
1.21
8:12AM
1.19
9:50PM
1.12
10:56AM
1.15
12:14AM
1.24
12:38PM
1.29
1:12AM
1.45
1:30PM
1.47
1:53AM
1.67
11:51PM
0.31
12:10PM
0.35
12:18AM
0.44
12:41PM
0.48
12:52AM
0.59
1:26PM
0.62
1:48AM
0.74
2:59PM
0.75
4:23AM
0.82
5:38PM
0.71
6:32AM
0.68
6:52PM
0.53
7:27AM
0.47
7:37PM
0.34

Note: the tide data above is for Ballitoville which is 9 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Salmon Bay.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Salmon Bay blow from the W

Friday
16
Saturday
17
Sunday
18
Monday
19
Tuesday
20
Wednesday
21
Thursday
22
Friday
23
Sat
24
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