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Whispering Waves ratings
Quality on a good day: 5.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.3

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Whispering Waves Surf Forecast / Eastern Cape – Wild Coast / South Africa

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 1 am Friday 29 May 2020 SAST
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Whispering Waves surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Whispering Waves sea temperature is 21.8 °C (Statistics for 29 May 1981-2005 - mean: 21.9 max: 23.2 min: 20.8 °C)
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Whispering Waves surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Whispering Waves sea temperature is 21.8 °C (Statistics for 29 May 1981-2005 - mean: 21.9 max: 23.2 min: 20.8 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for Eastern Cape - Wild Coast

  1. weather stationWind Update The wind is still cross-off at Whispering Waves (moderate winds from the W at East London Airport 64 km from Whispering Waves). 5.4m 15 s period wind swell from SW is too big

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How big are the waves at Whispering Waves today?

The current surf forecast for Whispering Waves at 9AM is: 5.0m 15s primary swell from a Southwest direction and 0.4m 10s secondary swell from a Southeast direction (forecast issued at 01:00am May 29). The wind direction is predicted to be offshore and the swell rating is 9 stars.

Time (SAST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (29 May)16ft (5.0m)15s
Afternoon (29 May)16ft (5.0m)15s
Evening (29 May)20ft (6.0m)15s

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

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(10 max)
Swell
Height Map
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
Period(s) (?)
Wave
Graph
(?)Metric surfscale
Energy(?)
Wind
(km/h)
Wind State(?)
High Tide
/ height (m)
Low Tide
/ height (m)
Summary
Rain (mm)
Temp. °C
Chill °C (?)
Sunrise
Sunset
Friday
29
Saturday
30
Sunday
31
11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM
877810891191010988775555543
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.6.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.12.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.24.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.30.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.36.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.48.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.54.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.60.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.72.cc23
6
SW
4
SW
4
SW
5
SW
5.5
SW
5.5
SW
5
SSW
6
SW
5.5
SW
4.5
SSW
4.5
SSW
4
SSW
4
SSW
4
SSW
3.5
SSW
3.5
SSW
3.5
SSW
3
SSW
3
SSW
3
SSW
2.5
SSW
2.4
SSW
2.3
SSW
1515151515151515151515151515151414141414141414
148327962746110278121851223211308155631321591448427743069586123562251494395387535012955264121491962
25
NW
30
WNW
30
WNW
30
WSW
30
WSW
40
SW
30
WSW
30
WSW
20
WSW
20
W
15
W
10
W
5
SSW
10
SSE
5
E
10
N
10
N
15
NNE
10
N
10
N
10
NNE
15
NE
20
NE
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offoffoffoffcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
glasscross-
off
glasscross-
on
cross-
on
oncross-
on
cross-
on
ononon
7:59AM
1.20
8:58PM
1.22
9:26AM
1.13
10:28PM
1.25
11:01AM
1.14
1:51AM
0.50
2:24PM
0.43
3:19AM
0.55
3:48PM
0.46
4:57AM
0.50

Note: the tide data above is for Barbel Point which is 2 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Whispering Waves.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Whispering Waves blow from the SW

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