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Siyayi ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.5

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Siyayi Surf Guide

Siyayi in Kwazulu-Natal is an exposed point break that has fairly consistent surf. Spring and Summer provide the optimum conditions. The best wind direction is from the northwest. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the ideal swell direction is from the southeast.. Rarely crowded here. Watch out for sharks and sharks.

Siyayi Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon point  redPointIcon  s43.5
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
24.2°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Siyayi:

The best conditions reported for surf at Siyayi occur when a Southeast swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the Northwest.

Surf Forecasts:

What's the best time of year to surf Siyayi (for consistent clean waves)?

juneBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Siyayi with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Winter and most often the month of June. Clean surfable waves are typically found 36% of the time in June while 49% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 15% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
36%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
49%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
15%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Siyayi Location Map

Interactive Siyayi surf break location map. View information about nearby surf breaks, their wave consistency and rating compared to other spots in the region. Current swell conditions from local buoys are shown along with live wind speed and direction from nearby weather stations. Click icons on the map for more detail. The closest passenger airport to Siyayi is Richards Bay (Richard's Bay) Airport (RCB) in South Africa, 54 km (34 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Siyayi is Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi (Ulundi) Airport (ULD), also in South Africa, 86 km (53 miles) away.

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Siyayi Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Tuesday, 18 May 2021, 23:31 Local Time
TueWednesday 19
11PM2AM5AM8AM
Wave (m) 1.1
S
1.0
S
0.9
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0.9
S
Period (s) 12 11 11 11
Wind (km/h) 25
NNE 20
N 10
N 10
N
Wind State cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off

Swell History at Siyayi

Surf stats for Siyayi, see the swell variation by month or season on the history page here.

Wind History at Siyayi

Wind stats for Siyayi, see the variation in direction and stength by month or season on the history page here.

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