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

Overall: 3.2

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Tongaat Surf Forecast / KZN North / South Africa

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 7 pm Sunday 28 Feb 2021 SAST
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Tongaat surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Tongaat sea temperature is 26.4 °C (Statistics for 28 Feb 1981-2005 - mean: 26.1 max: 27.4 min: 25.0 °C)
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Tongaat surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Tongaat sea temperature is 26.4 °C (Statistics for 28 Feb 1981-2005 - mean: 26.1 max: 27.4 min: 25.0 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for KZN North

  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Tongaat (calm at Durban Shaka 3 km from Tongaat). 1.4m 13 s period swell from S

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Actual: 57 min ago

Calm
2 km/h
N
Clean
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How big are the waves at Tongaat today?

The current surf forecast for Tongaat at 1AM is: 1.2m 13s primary swell from a South direction and 0.4m 8s secondary swell from a East direction (forecast issued at 07:00pm February 28). The wind direction is predicted to be cross-shore and the swell rating is 2.

Time (SAST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (01 Mar)3.5ft (1.0m)12s
Afternoon (01 Mar)3ft (0.9m)12s
Evening (01 Mar)5ft (1.5m)7s

Table - waves today at Tongaat. (Swell directed towards the surf break)

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Rating
(10 max)
Swell
Height Map
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
Period(s) (?)
Wave
Graph
(?)Metric surfscale
Energy (?)
Wind
(km/h)
Wind State (?)
onshore
cross-onshore
cross-shore
cross-offshore
offshore
glassy
High Tide
/ height (m)
Low Tide
/ height (m)
Summary
Rain (mm)
Temp. °C
Chill °C (?)
Sunrise
Sunset
Sunday
28
Monday
01
Tuesday
02
Wednesday
03
5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM
34423320000112000003432
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.6.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.12.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.18.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.30.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.36.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.42.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.54.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.60.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.66.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.78.cc23
1.4
S
1.3
S
1.2
S
1.2
S
1.1
S
1
S
0.9
SSW
0.9
S
0.8
S
1.4
E
1.4
E
1.3
E
1.3
E
1.4
E
1.6
E
1.8
E
2
E
2
E
1.9
E
2
E
2
E
2
E
2
E
141413131312121212777888899910101010
768626511495383305244228177188199181193234329450600642612730755771771
15
E
10
ENE
5
NE
10
N
10
WNW
5
NW
15
E
20
ENE
25
NE
20
NNE
15
N
15
N
15
N
15
N
25
NE
30
ENE
30
NE
20
NE
20
NNE
15
NNE
10
NNW
10
NNE
20
ENE
oncross-
on
cross-
on
crosscross-
off
cross-
off
ononcross-
on
cross-
on
crosscrosscrosscrosscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscross-
off
crosscross-
on
4:44PM
1.93
5:05AM
2.04
5:17PM
1.92
5:38AM
2.02
5:50PM
1.85
6:13AM
1.93
10:52PM
-0.13
11:14AM
-0.04
11:24PM
-0.11
11:48AM
0.01
11:57PM
-0.03

Note: the tide data above is for Umdloti which is 8 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Tongaat.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Tongaat blow from the W

Sunday
28
Monday
01
Tuesday
02
Wednesday
03
5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
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