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Super Tubes break guidePhoto by: Robbie Irlam

Super Tubes Surf Guide

Super Tubes in Jeffreys Bay Coast is a quite exposed reef and point break that is often working, although summer tends to be mostly flat. Offshore winds blow from the west southwest. Groundswells are more common than windswells and the best swell direction is from the southwest.. Likely to be crowded if working. Beware of sharks ,rocks,crowds.

Super Tubes Spot Info

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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
very consistent
17.0°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Super Tubes:

The best conditions reported for surf at Super Tubes occur when a Southwest swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the West-southwest.

Surf Forecasts:

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

juneBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Super Tubes 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 52% of the time in June while 31% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 17% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Super Tubes Location Map

Interactive Super Tubes 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 nearest passenger airport to Super Tubes is Port Elizabeth Airport (PLZ) in South Africa, which is 63 km (39 miles) away (directly). The second closest airport to Super Tubes is George Airport (GRJ), also in South Africa, 236 km (147 miles) away.

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Super Tubes Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Wednesday, 6 July 2022, 10:05 Local Time
Wednesday 06
Wave (m)
Period (s) 12 12 16 16
Wind (km/h)
Wind State cross-
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Swell History at Super Tubes

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

Wind History at Super Tubes

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

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