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Surfers ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.5
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 2.5
Accommodation: 5.0

Overall: 3.9

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Surfers Surf Guide

Surfers in Kwazulu-Natal is a fairly exposed beach break that has reasonably consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. The best wind direction is from the west. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the best swell direction is from the southwest. The beach breaks are all rights. Best around low tide. Even when there are waves, it's not likley to be crowded. Beware of sharks ,rocks and rips.

Surfers Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon sandbar  redSandbarIcon  s43.9
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
24.3°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Surfers:

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

Surf Forecasts:

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

juneBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Surfers 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 20% of the time in June while 26% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 54% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
20%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
26%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
54%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Surfers Location Map

Interactive Surfers 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 Surfers is Virginia (Durban) Airport (VIR) in South Africa, 24 km (15 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Surfers is Durban International Airport (DUR), also in South Africa, 48 km (30 miles) away.

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Icon legend buoysLive Wave Height (m)
Icon legend windLive Wind Speed (km/h)
Please note that some surf spot locations are approximate to protect their exact location while others are not shown at close zoom level.
Surfers Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Tuesday, 18 May 2021, 22:54 Local Time
TueWednesday 19
11PM2AM5AM8AM
Wave (m) 1.0
S
0.9
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.8
SSW
Period (s) 12 11 11 11
Wind (km/h) 15
N 10
NNW 10
NW 10
NNW
Wind State cross cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off

Swell History at Surfers

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

Wind History at Surfers

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

Other Nearby Breaks Closest To:

Discover surf breaks near Surfers. Click below to view there surf guides.

    • Icon beach  redBeach
    • Icon  s33.3
    Reliability: inconsistent
    2km away
    • Icon beach  redBeach and point
    • Icon  s43.7
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    2km away
    • Icon beach  redBeach and point
    • Icon  s33.3
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    4km away
    • Icon beach  redBeach and point
    • Icon  s33.2
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    6km away
    • Icon beachBeach
    • Icon  s33.2
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    7km away

Wave Buoys Nearest To Surfers: