Big Bay « Cape Town

Wave height*
7
ft
Wave period
8
secs
Swell direction
0 °
Wind direction
337.5 °
Wind speed
28
mph
Sea temp
19.9
°
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 315 °25
mph
315 °21
mph
315 °17
mph
247.5 °7
mph
45 °4
mph
337.5 °21
mph
315 °16
mph
12pm 337.5 °23
mph
337.5 °22
mph
337.5 °15
mph
337.5 °4
mph
45 °10
mph
337.5 °24
mph
337.5 °15
mph
6pm 337.5 °28
mph
337.5 °26
mph
337.5 °19
mph
0 °8
mph
0 °16
mph
337.5 °26
mph
337.5 °23
mph

Estimated tide times for Big Bay*

TueWedThuFriSatSunMon
  • Low 05:49am
    (0.88m)
  • High 12:03pm
    (1.35m)
  • Low 06:30pm
    (0.75m)
  • High 12:52am
    (1.37m)
  • Low 06:53am
    (0.78m)
  • High 01:01pm
    (1.44m)
  • Low 07:18pm
    (0.64m)
  • High 01:36am
    (1.49m)
  • Low 07:39am
    (0.67m)
  • High 01:44pm
    (1.54m)
  • Low 07:56pm
    (0.54m)
  • High 02:11am
    (1.61m)
  • Low 08:16am
    (0.55m)
  • High 02:21pm
    (1.65m)
  • Low 08:31pm
    (0.44m)
  • High 02:44am
    (1.72m)
  • Low 08:51am
    (0.44m)
  • High 02:56pm
    (1.74m)
  • Low 09:04pm
    (0.35m)
  • High 03:17am
    (1.82m)
  • Low 09:25am
    (0.36m)
  • High 03:31pm
    (1.81m)
  • Low 09:38pm
    (0.30m)
  • High 03:50am
    (1.89m)
  • Low 10:00am
    (0.30m)
  • High 04:06pm
    (1.84m)
  • Low 10:12pm
    (0.27m)

*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 7
ft
0 ° 8
secs
337.5 °28
mph
Wed 7
ft
0 ° 8
secs
315 °21
mph
Thu 6
ft
0 ° 8
secs
315 °17
mph
Fri 4
ft
0 ° 9
secs
247.5 °7
mph
Sat 4
ft
45 ° 9
secs
45 °4
mph
Sun 7
ft
22.5 ° 8
secs
337.5 °21
mph
Mon 7
ft
22.5 ° 9
secs
315 °16
mph