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To Strand ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.5
Consistency of Surf: 3.5
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 3.0
Crowds: 3.5

Overall: 3.8

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To Strand Surf Forecast and Surf Reports

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

To Strand break guidePhoto by: louis bouwer

To Strand Surf Guide

To Strand in Hibiscous Coast is an exposed point break that has fairly consistent surf. Winter is the optimum time of year for surfing here. The best wind direction is from the west northwest. Waves can be ok even in light onshore winds Tends to receive distant groundswells and the best swell direction is from the south. Even when there are waves, it's not likley to be crowded. Sharks may be a hazard at this break.

To Strand Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon  pointPointIcon  s43.8
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp:
fairly consistent22.2°C

Surfing To Strand:

The best conditions reported for surf at To Strand occur when a South 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 To Strand sea temperature, To Strand photographs, To Strand detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, To Strand webcams, current wind from Durban/KZN South live weather stations and To Strand 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 To Strand


To Strand Surf:

Thursday, 9 July 2020, 07:05 Local time
Thursday 09
5AM8AM11AM2PM
Wave (m) 1.1
S
1.0
S
0.9
S
0.8
S
Period (s) 12 12 12 11
Wind (km/h) 10
NNW 10
NNW 10
E 15
NE
Wind State cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
on
cross-
on



Tide Times:

For Lucien, 8 km from To Strand.

IS AT (local time)

To Strand Tide Times and Tide Chart


Live Weather:

At Paddock, 22 km from To Strand.

light winds from the NNW

km/h
Air temperature
13.7 °C

Current weather near To Strand

Overall To Strand Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in July

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Surf stats for To Strand: see the swell variation by month.


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Wind stats for To Strand: see the variation in direction and stength by month.


settling in, To Strand photo

To Strand

Photo credit: jono deighton

Empty perfection, To Strand photo

To Strand

Photo credit: louis bouwer


To Strand Location Maps

To Strand 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 To Strand

Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to To Strand:

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Wave buoys nearest to To Strand:

Tide stations nearest to To Strand:

  • Closest tide station
    Margate
    12 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    Umkomaas
    40 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    Durban
    68 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    Port Saint Johns
    84 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    Ballitoville
    91 mi

Airports

  • The closest passenger airport to To Strand is Margate Airport (MGH) in South Africa, 21 km (13 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to To Strand is Durban International Airport (DUR), also in South Africa, 94 km (58 miles) away.
  • Third is Pietermaritzburg Airport (PZB) in South Africa, 119 km (74 miles) away.
  • Virginia (Durban) Airport (VIR) in South Africa is 119 km (74 miles) away.
  • Umtata Airport (UTT), also in South Africa is the fifth nearest airport to To Strand and is 196 km (122 miles) away.
To Strand break location map and break info