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South Africa Surf Reports and Surf Forecasts

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Conditions Summary
 Dungeons
 
8.5ft 12secs 218° 4mph SSW - Onshore - 204°
 Ballito
Star Star Grey Star
3.5ft 14secs 187° 3mph S - Onshore - 180°
 Richards Bay
Star Star Grey Star
3.5ft 14secs 187° 18mph NNE - Cross/offshore - 26°
 Sodwana Bay
Star Star
2ft 15secs 199° 4mph N - Offshore - 359°
 Umdloti
Star Star Grey Star
3ft 15secs 197° 3mph S - Onshore - 180°
 Port Alfred
Star Star Star Star
8.5ft 13secs 212° 9mph WSW - Cross/offshore - 247°
 Bikini Beach (Gordon's Bay)
Star Star Star Star Star
8.5ft 12secs 219° 3mph SSW - Cross/onshore - 209°
Add a New Surf SpotRegional Overview
Sitting directly in the path of the Roaring 40s this is one of the most consistent areas in the world. Split into three main areas, the western Cape Town side, the south facing which holds J Bay and the Garden Route towards and the east around Durban where the city beaches can produce epic, glassy barrels. Surfed since Durban locals discovered the belly board in the 1920s. Winter is the most consistent and waves here can rival any in the world for size. Two oceans, the Atlantic and Indian meet here with one being cold and the other tropical. Sea-life is abundant as are sharks and many of the main beaches are netted but attacks do happen. Sea temperatures vary between 14° to 22°C and 57°F to 72°F.
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Local News
News Image Dungeons Opening Day
Dungeons comes to life for the first time this winter and the locals go to town on the Cape Town heavy.
News Image Sunset Over Summer
SUNSET rears its head for the best swell of this year with the locals surfing from sunrise to sunset.
News Image The Elands Hoax
ELANDS Bay surfers erected a sign on the well known break banning alternative craft, it worked, for a while.
News Image Out of Africa
Marc Lacomare, Alain Riou, Aritz Aranburu and the diamond tipped left somewhere in Africa.
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