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Yzerfontein ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.3
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 3.7
Wind and Kite Surfing: 5.0
Crowds: 3.3

Overall: 4.0

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Yzerfontein Surf Forecast / West Coast / South Africa

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 1 pm Monday 19 Apr 2021 SAST
Forecast update in  hr  min  s Update imminent
Yzerfontein surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Yzerfontein sea temperature is 12.9 °C (Statistics for 19 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 17.6 max: 19.2 min: 16.0 °C)
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Yzerfontein surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Yzerfontein sea temperature is 12.9 °C (Statistics for 19 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 17.6 max: 19.2 min: 16.0 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for West Coast

  1. weather stationWind Update The wind is still cross-off at Yzerfontein (fresh winds from the SE at Geelbek 15 km from Yzerfontein).

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2 h 53 min ago

Moderate
31 km/h
SE
Cross-Off
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How big are the waves at Yzerfontein today?

The current surf forecast for Yzerfontein at 5PM is: 2.5m 9s primary swell from a South direction and 0.5m 11s secondary swell from a West direction, 0.4m 15s secondary swell from a Southwest direction (forecast issued at 01:00pm April 19). The wind direction is predicted to be cross-offshore and the swell rating is 3.

Time (SAST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (19 Apr)6.5ft (2.0m)7s
Afternoon (19 Apr)8ft (2.5m)8s
Evening (19 Apr)8ft (2.4m)10s

Table - waves today at Yzerfontein. (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
Monday
19
Tuesday
20
Wednesday
21
Thursday
22
Friday
23
Saturday
24
Sunday
25
Monday
26
11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM
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T southafrica.htsgw.metric.6.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.12.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.18.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.24.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.36.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.42.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.48.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.60.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.66.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.72.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.84.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.90.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.96.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.108.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.114.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.120.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.132.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.138.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.144.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.156.cc23
T southafrica.htsgw.metric.162.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.168.cc23T southafrica.htsgw.metric.180.cc23
2.1
S
2.5
S
2.5
S
2.5
S
2.4
SSW
1.6
S
1.4
SW
1.6
SSW
1.8
SSW
1.8
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.8
SW
1.7
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.5
SSW
1.5
SSW
1.5
SSW
1.4
S
1.4
S
1.2
S
1
S
0.6
SW
0.9
SW
0.7
SW
0.8
SW
0.9
SW
1.1
SW
1.3
SW
1.2
SW
1.1
SW
1.1
SW
1
SW
0.9
SW
0.8
SW
0.9
SW
0.9
SW
0.9
SW
0.9
WSW
1
WSW
0.8
SW
0.8
SW
0.8
SW
0.9
WSW
1
W
1
W
0.9
WSW
0.8
WSW
1.2
WSW
0.9
WSW
1.3
WSW
1.9
SW
1.8
WSW
1.7
WSW
1.7
WSW
1.7
WSW
1.4
SW
1.9
SW
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4758501104112210434343564908899208218287397266866386154834644333473202301381362412642953705356595734344043472902082532492302552991691691671601921621321663343926631470118610309988905971324
30
SSE
30
SSE
25
SSE
20
SE
15
SE
15
ESE
15
ESE
10
ESE
5
SSE
15
SW
15
SSW
10
SSW
0
SSE
5
WNW
5
N
10
NNE
5
N
10
WSW
10
SW
0
WNW
5
NE
5
NE
5
NE
5
E
5
NE
10
W
10
W
5
W
10
NW
10
NW
10
NNW
5
N
5
W
10
SW
15
SSW
15
S
10
SSE
5
SE
5
W
5
W
5
WNW
10
W
15
W
5
W
5
NW
5
NNE
5
NNW
10
SSE
10
SSE
15
SW
15
SSE
15
SSE
15
SSE
10
SSE
10
SSE
5
SSE
10
SSE
15
S
20
S
20
S
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offglasscross-
on
crosscrossglassglasscrosscross-
off
crosscross-
on
cross-
on
glasscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
glassglassononglasscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
glassglasscross-
on
crosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
glassglasscross-
on
onononglassglassglasscross-
off
crosscross-
on
crosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
crosscrosscrosscrosscrosscross
8:11PM
1.01
8:39AM
1.00
10:06PM
1.03
10:37AM
1.03
11:30PM
1.14
11:54AM
1.15
12:23AM
1.30
12:47PM
1.28
1:06AM
1.46
1:32PM
1.42
1:46AM
1.61
2:14PM
1.53
2:26AM
1.71
2:55PM
1.60
1:38PM
0.54
2:23AM
0.65
3:21PM
0.58
4:28AM
0.62
5:00PM
0.51
5:48AM
0.49
6:03PM
0.39
6:40AM
0.32
6:51PM
0.26
7:24AM
0.15
7:34PM
0.15
8:05AM
0.00
8:15PM
0.05
8:45AM
-0.10

Note: the tide data above is calculated at the surf break location.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Yzerfontein blow from the E

Monday
19
Tuesday
20
Wednesday
21
Thursday
22
Friday
23
Saturday
24
Sunday
25
Monday
26
11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM
partially cloudy
cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
light rain
light rain
light rain
rain showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
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