Big Bay « Cape Town

Wave height*
4
ft
Wave period
8
secs
Swell direction
337.5 °
Wind direction
315 °
Wind speed
17
mph
Sea temp
18.8
°
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 292.5 °18
mph
22.5 °12
mph
0 °20
mph
0 °14
mph
337.5 °20
mph
337.5 °14
mph
0 °5
mph
12pm 337.5 °14
mph
22.5 °17
mph
0 °20
mph
22.5 °14
mph
337.5 °19
mph
0 °12
mph
0 °9
mph
6pm 315 °17
mph
0 °19
mph
0 °21
mph
0 °18
mph
337.5 °25
mph
0 °11
mph
0 °14
mph

Estimated tide times for Big Bay*

TueWedThuFriSatSunMon
  • Low 12:13am
    (0.50m)
  • High 06:35am
    (1.68m)
  • Low 12:49pm
    (0.61m)
  • High 06:49pm
    (1.49m)
  • Low 12:52am
    (0.60m)
  • High 07:18am
    (1.58m)
  • Low 01:36pm
    (0.70m)
  • High 07:36pm
    (1.39m)
  • Low 01:37am
    (0.71m)
  • High 08:07am
    (1.48m)
  • Low 02:34pm
    (0.77m)
  • High 08:33pm
    (1.30m)
  • Low 02:35am
    (0.80m)
  • High 09:08am
    (1.41m)
  • Low 03:48pm
    (0.81m)
  • High 09:52pm
    (1.25m)
  • Low 03:53am
    (0.86m)
  • High 10:24am
    (1.37m)
  • Low 05:08pm
    (0.80m)
  • High 11:22pm
    (1.27m)
  • Low 05:18am
    (0.86m)
  • High 11:40am
    (1.39m)
  • Low 06:15pm
    (0.74m)
  • High 12:32am
    (1.33m)
  • Low 06:26am
    (0.81m)
  • High 12:39pm
    (1.44m)
  • Low 07:04pm
    (0.66m)

*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 4
ft
337.5 ° 8
secs
315 °17
mph
Wed 4
ft
0 ° 8
secs
22.5 °12
mph
Thu 6
ft
22.5 ° 10
secs
0 °20
mph
Fri 9
ft
45 ° 11
secs
0 °14
mph
Sat 7
ft
22.5 ° 9
secs
337.5 °20
mph
Sun 5
ft
0 ° 8
secs
337.5 °14
mph
Mon 7
ft
45 ° 12
secs
0 °5
mph