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Summerstrand Beach ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.0

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Summerstrand Beach Surf Forecast and Surf Reports

(Eastern Cape (South), South Africa)

Summerstrand Beach break guidePhoto by: david

Summerstrand Beach Surf Guide

Summerstrand in Port Elizabeth is an exposed beach break that has fairly consistent surf The best wind direction is from the west southwest. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the ideal swell angle is from the south southeast. Waves at the beach break both left and right. When the surf is up, it can get quite busy in the water. Sharks may be a hazard at this break.

Summerstrand Beach Spot Info

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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp:
fairly consistent17.2°C

Surfing Summerstrand Beach:

The best conditions reported for surf at Summerstrand Beach occur when a South-southeast swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the West-southwest.

Surf Forecasts:

South Africa wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Use the tab navigation above to view Summerstrand Beach sea temperature, Summerstrand Beach photographs, Summerstrand Beach detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Summerstrand Beach webcams, current wind from Eastern Cape (S) live weather stations and Summerstrand Beach 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 Summerstrand Beach

Summerstrand Beach Surf:

Sunday, 5 July 2020, 16:00 Local time
Sunday 05Mon
Wave (m) 4.5
Period (s) 15 16 17 16
Wind (km/h) 35
WSW 30
WSW 20
W 15
Wind State off off off cross-

Tide Times:

For Port Elizabeth, South Africa, 4 km from Summerstrand Beach.

IS AT (local time)

Summerstrand Beach Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Port Elizabeth Airport, 7 km from Summerstrand Beach.

strong winds from the WSW

Air temperature
19 °C

Current weather near Summerstrand Beach

Overall Summerstrand Beach Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in July

Surf stats for Summerstrand Beach: see the swell variation by month.


Wind stats for Summerstrand Beach: see the variation in direction and stength by month.

boys having fun, Summerstrand Beach photo

Summerstrand Beach

Photo credit: david

Summerstrand Beach Location Maps

Summerstrand Beach Location Map

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Surf spots located close to Summerstrand BeachShoreline around Summerstrand BeachRoads and rivers around Summerstrand Beach

Use this relief map to navigate to Eastern Cape (S) surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of Summerstrand Beach

Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Summerstrand Beach:

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Wave buoys nearest to Summerstrand Beach:

Tide stations nearest to Summerstrand Beach:

  • Closest tide station
    Port Elizabeth
    2 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    Port Alfred
    75 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    East London
    145 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    150 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    202 mi


  • The nearest passenger airport to Summerstrand is Port Elizabeth Airport (PLZ) in South Africa, which is 8 km (5 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Summerstrand is Bisho Airport (VIY), also in South Africa, 192 km (119 miles) away.
Summerstrand Beach break location map and break info