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St Mikes ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.2
Consistency of Surf: 3.5
Difficulty Level: 3.2
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.7
Crowds: 3.2

Overall: 3.7

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St Mikes Surf Forecast and Surf Reports

(Durban/KwaZulu-Natal South Coast, South Africa)

St Mikes break guidePhoto by: Ulrich Bosman

St Mikes Surf Guide

St Mikes in Hibiscous Coast is a fairly exposed reef break that has quite reliable surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. Offshore winds blow from the west northwest. Groundswells more frequent than windswells and the best swell direction is from the southwest. There is a right breaking reef. A popular wave that can get growded. Beware of sharks, shark protected,.

St Mikes Spot Info

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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp:
fairly consistent22.1°C

Surfing St Mikes:

The best conditions reported for surf at St Mikes occur when a Southwest swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the West-northwest.

Surf Forecasts:

South Africa wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Use the tab navigation above to view St Mikes sea temperature, St Mikes photographs, St Mikes detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, St Mikes webcams, current wind from Durban/KZN South live weather stations and St Mikes tide predictions. The South Africa swell maps link will open up the big picture showing South Africa and the surrounding seas. These swell maps can be animated to show the different swell components, wave energy, wave period, wave heights, together with wind and weather forecasts, current weather and sea state observations from South Africa wave-buoys, passing ships and coastal weather stations. Each of the forecast pages for this surf break feature a global and regional wavefinder tool to locate the best surf conditions in the area around St Mikes

St Mikes Surf:

Thursday, 9 July 2020, 22:09 Local time
ThuFriday 10
Wave (m) 0.5
Period (s) 11 10 17 17
Wind (km/h) 10
W 15
WNW 15
WNW 15
Wind State off off off off

Tide Times:

For Lucien, 4 km from St Mikes.

IS AT (local time)

St Mikes Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At PenningtonSouth, 29 km from St Mikes.

light winds from the W

Air temperature
18.4 °C

Current weather near St Mikes

Overall St Mikes Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in July


Surf stats for St Mikes: see the swell variation by month.

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Wind stats for St Mikes: see the variation in direction and stength by month.

Breaker View St Mikes photo

St Mikes

Photo credit: Ulrich Bosman

St Mikes Location Maps

St Mikes Location Map

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Use this relief map to navigate to Durban/KZN South surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of St Mikes

Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to St Mikes:

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Wave buoys nearest to St Mikes:

Tide stations nearest to St Mikes:

  • Closest tide station
    19 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    33 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    60 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    84 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    Port Saint Johns
    91 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to St Mikes is Margate Airport (MGH) in South Africa, 32 km (20 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to St Mikes is Durban International Airport (DUR), also in South Africa, 83 km (52 miles) away.
  • Third is Virginia (Durban) Airport (VIR) in South Africa, 107 km (66 miles) away.
  • Pietermaritzburg Airport (PZB) in South Africa is 110 km (68 miles) away.
  • Umtata Airport (UTT), also in South Africa is the fifth nearest airport to St Mikes and is 206 km (128 miles) away.
St Mikes break location map and break info