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Vineta Point ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.5

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Vineta Point Surf Forecast / Swakopmund / Namibia

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 7 am Friday 26 Feb 2021 CAT
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Vineta Point surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Vineta Point sea temperature is 19.2 °C (Statistics for 26 Feb 1981-2005 - mean: 17.9 max: 20.1 min: 15.9 °C)
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Vineta Point surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Vineta Point sea temperature is 19.2 °C (Statistics for 26 Feb 1981-2005 - mean: 17.9 max: 20.1 min: 15.9 °C)

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Clean
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Best Forecast Surf Conditions for Vineta Point this week:

The surf forecast for Vineta Point over the next 7 days: The first swell (rated 1 star or higher) is forecast to arrive on Friday (Feb 26) at 11AM. The primary swell is predicted to be 1.8m and 9s period with a secondary swell of 0.4m and 15s. The wind is predicted to be cross-onshore as the swell arrives.

The most powerful waves expected at Vineta Point in the next 7 days are 2.3m 14s and forecast to arrive on Friday (Mar 05) at 5AM. Winds are predicted to be glassy at the time the swell arrives.

Wave TypeTime (CAT) & Date Wave Height & Period
Next good surf (1 star+)11AM (Fri 26th Feb)6ft (1.8m) 9s
Best Surf 2AM (Fri 5th Mar)6ft (1.8m) 14s
Most Powerful 5AM (Fri 5th Mar)7.5ft (2.3m) 14s

Table - best surf conditions forecast for Vineta Point over the next 7 days.

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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)
High °C
Low °C
Chill °C (?)
Sunrise
Sunset
Friday
26
Saturday
27
Sunday
28
Monday
01
Tuesday
02
Wednesday
03
Thursday
04
Fri
05
AMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPM
23131330220220220330550
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T zimbabwe.htsgw.metric.42.cc23
T zimbabwe.htsgw.metric.66.cc23
T zimbabwe.htsgw.metric.90.cc23
T zimbabwe.htsgw.metric.114.cc23
T zimbabwe.htsgw.metric.138.cc23
T zimbabwe.htsgw.metric.162.cc23
T zimbabwe.htsgw.metric.180.cc23
1.8
SSW
1.8
SSW
1.6
SSW
1.4
SSW
1.4
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSW
1.2
S
1.1
S
1.2
S
0.8
S
0.9
SSW
0.6
SW
0.9
SW
1
SW
1.3
SW
1.5
SW
1.6
SW
1.8
SW
1.8
SW
2.1
SW
2
SW
999991615141010109913141315141415141313
5285214423333403263092732792262671061291003173458318999751363131816131387
20
NW
15
WNW
20
NW
10
NW
15
SW
10
SW
5
SW
20
SW
10
NW
10
SW
25
SSW
10
WNW
10
SW
25
SSW
10
SSW
10
SW
25
SSW
10
SSW
10
WSW
25
SSW
5
SW
10
WSW
20
SW
cross-
on
oncross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
oncross-
on
cross-
on
crosscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
oncross-
on
cross-
on
oncross-
on
3:18PM
1.46
3:34AM
1.57
3:56PM
1.53
4:09AM
1.62
4:35PM
1.55
4:47AM
1.63
5:14PM
1.53
5:26AM
1.60
5:56PM
1.48
6:08AM
1.52
6:42PM
1.38
6:55AM
1.40
7:35PM
1.27
7:52AM
1.27
9:11AM
0.10
9:23PM
0.08
9:47AM
0.01
10:00PM
0.04
10:25AM
-0.05
10:37PM
0.04
11:03AM
-0.06
11:17PM
0.07
11:44AM
-0.02
11:58PM
0.14
12:28PM
0.07
12:45AM
0.24
1:18PM
0.19
1:39AM
0.36

Note: the tide data above is for Thicklip which is 1 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Vineta Point.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Vineta Point blow from the E

Friday
26
Saturday
27
Sunday
28
Monday
01
Tuesday
02
Wednesday
03
Thursday
04
Fri
05
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cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
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-7:31--7:30--7:30--7:30--7:29--7:28--7:27--7:25

Short Range Forecast: Mostly dry. Warm air temperatures (max 20°C on Mon afternoon, min 16°C on Fri morning). Wind will be generally light.

Long Range Forecast: Mostly dry. Warm air temperatures (max 22°C on Fri morning, min 18°C on Mon night). Wind will be generally light.

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Information about the Vineta Point Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Vineta Point provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 7 days. A general guide to surfing at Vineta Point can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Vineta Point surf forecast is unique since it includes wave energy (power) that defines the real feel of the surf rather than just the height or the period. If you surf the same spot (Vineta Point) regularly then make a mental note of the wave energy from the surf forecast table each time you go. Very soon you may start to choose your surf days based on the wave energy alone combined with our forecast of favourable offshore wind conditions. Our star ratings will help here and of course you will also find the usual wave height and period predictions on our surf forecasts as well as a full break down of the swell components under our advanced users option (to reveal that, click the little Einstein character under the tide times).

Further information to help with frequently asked questions about our surf forecast for Vineta Point may be found under the help tab on the top menu and also by moving your mouse over the question marks on the surf forecast table itself. Please always bear in mind that the forecast is for near-shore open water and local factors at each surf break influence the actual breaking wave height, such as the beach / reef profile, water depths offshore and shelter.

Vineta Point is 3 km (2 miles) from the city of Swakopmund. If you plan a holiday in Swakopmund, look for hotels and other accommodation in Swakopmund. Swakopmund has rooms for a wide range of budgets as well as car hire and transport links.