Big Bay « Cape Town

Wave height*
6
ft
Wave period
10
secs
Swell direction
45 °
Wind direction
45 °
Wind speed
14
mph
Sea temp
18.3
°
Air temp
0
°
Weather
cloud cover:0 precipitation:0
*all wave heigts are peak to trough

Big Bay, surf report

surf forecasts from Big Bay

Ideal conditions

  • Swell/period
  • Wind
  • Buoys
  • Tides

Swell size/period chart (not adjusted for nearshore)

Wind speed/direction chart

TimeTueWedThuFriSatSunMon
6am 22.5 °10
mph
0 °8
mph
112.5 °11
mph
0 °9
mph
337.5 °15
mph
337.5 °14
mph
337.5 °16
mph
12pm 45 °14
mph
45 °13
mph
112.5 °15
mph
0 °11
mph
0 °15
mph
0 °16
mph
0 °18
mph
6pm 22.5 °11
mph
22.5 °10
mph
90 °11
mph
337.5 °16
mph
0 °18
mph
0 °19
mph
0 °18
mph

Estimated tide times for Big Bay*

TueWedThuFriSatSunMon
  • Low 01:01am
    (0.63m)
  • High 07:31am
    (1.52m)
  • Low 01:55pm
    (0.71m)
  • High 07:57pm
    (1.38m)
  • Low 02:09am
    (0.69m)
  • High 08:40am
    (1.50m)
  • Low 03:17pm
    (0.70m)
  • High 09:19pm
    (1.36m)
  • Low 03:31am
    (0.70m)
  • High 09:57am
    (1.53m)
  • Low 04:38pm
    (0.64m)
  • High 10:43pm
    (1.40m)
  • Low 04:51am
    (0.66m)
  • High 11:11am
    (1.60m)
  • Low 05:46pm
    (0.53m)
  • High 11:55pm
    (1.50m)
  • Low 05:59am
    (0.57m)
  • High 12:14pm
    (1.71m)
  • Low 06:43pm
    (0.41m)
  • High 12:53am
    (1.62m)
  • Low 06:56am
    (0.48m)
  • High 01:09pm
    (1.81m)
  • Low 07:34pm
    (0.31m)
  • High 01:45am
    (1.73m)
  • Low 07:48am
    (0.39m)
  • High 01:59pm
    (1.88m)
  • Low 08:20pm
    (0.23m)

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest port and may differ slightly depending on distance

Cape Town_ South Africa tide graph
7 day surf forecast for Big Bay
DateWave HeightDirectionPeriodWind
Tue 6
ft
45 ° 10
secs
45 °14
mph
Wed 7
ft
45 ° 10
secs
0 °8
mph
Thu 8
ft
45 ° 11
secs
112.5 °11
mph
Fri 10
ft
45 ° 13
secs
0 °9
mph
Sat 8
ft
45 ° 10
secs
337.5 °15
mph
Sun 4
ft
22.5 ° 9
secs
337.5 °14
mph
Mon 4
ft
22.5 ° 8
secs
337.5 °16
mph