Wind, waves & weather forecast Cape Town, Lions Head

Data based on our forecast model
  • Sunrise
    7:16
  • Sunset
    18:12
  • Local time
     (UTC +2)
  • Elevation
    113 m
Last update:
06:40 local time
This forecast is based on the GFS model

Wednesday, Apr 25

Wind
Weather
Waves
Tides
02h
4kts
max 5kts
16° C
1002hpa
2.7m
11 s
1.3 m
05h
3kts
max 4kts
15° C
1000hpa
2.5m
11 s
06:23
0.6 m
08h
3kts
max 4kts
15° C
998hpa
2.2m
11 s
0.7 m
11h
9kts
max 13kts
18° C
998hpa
2.0m
11 s
12:29
1.5 m
14h
14kts
max 22kts
19° C
997hpa
2.0m
11 s
1.4 m
17h
21kts
max 31kts
18° C
997hpa
2.4m
10 s
0.7 m
20h
18kts
max 25kts
6mm
17° C
998hpa
2.7m
9 s
18:39
0.6 m
23h
17kts
max 24kts
1mm
16° C
998hpa
3.0m
9 s
1.4 m

Thursday, Apr 26

Wind
Weather
Waves
Tides
02h
20kts
max 28kts
2mm
15° C
997hpa
3.2m
9 s
00:50
1.6 m
05h
22kts
max 30kts
6mm
16° C
996hpa
3.4m
9 s
0.8 m
08h
14kts
max 19kts
2mm
16° C
998hpa
3.5m
12 s
07:16
0.5 m
11h
15kts
max 19kts
1mm
18° C
1002hpa
3.5m
13 s
1.2 m
14h
16kts
max 21kts
18° C
1003hpa
3.5m
13 s
13:21
1.6 m
17h
13kts
max 18kts
18° C
1004hpa
3.4m
13 s
0.9 m
20h
11kts
max 17kts
17° C
1005hpa
3.1m
13 s
19:27
0.5 m
23h
12kts
max 17kts
16° C
1006hpa
2.9m
12 s
1.3 m

Friday, Apr 27

Wind
Weather
Waves
Tides
02h
11kts
max 16kts
15° C
1005hpa
2.6m
12 s
01:36
1.7 m
05h
10kts
max 15kts
15° C
1005hpa
2.4m
12 s
1.0 m
08h
10kts
max 15kts
15° C
1005hpa
2.3m
12 s
07:59
0.4 m
11h
11kts
max 15kts
17° C
1006hpa
2.1m
12 s
1.0 m
14h
11kts
max 14kts
18° C
1004hpa
2.0m
11 s
14:04
1.7 m
17h
8kts
max 11kts
17° C
1004hpa
1.9m
11 s
1.1 m
20h
6kts
max 8kts
16° C
1005hpa
1.9m
11 s
20:08
0.4 m
23h
6kts
max 8kts
16° C
1006hpa
1.9m
13 s
1.0 m

Saturday, Apr 28

Wind
Weather
Waves
Tides
02h
8kts
max 11kts
16° C
1006hpa
2.3m
13 s
02:16
1.8 m
05h
3kts
max 5kts
2mm
16° C
1006hpa
2.7m
12 s
1.2 m
08h
7kts
max 10kts
16° C
1008hpa
3.0m
12 s
08:36
0.3 m
11h
9kts
max 11kts
17° C
1008hpa
3.0m
12 s
0.8 m
14h
8kts
max 8kts
18° C
1006hpa
2.9m
12 s
14:41
1.7 m
17h
7kts
max 9kts
18° C
1005hpa
2.8m
11 s
1.3 m
20h
3kts
max 4kts
17° C
1005hpa
2.7m
12 s
20:44
0.4 m
23h
2kts
max 3kts
16° C
1005hpa
2.6m
12 s
0.8 m

Sunday, Apr 29

Wind
Weather
Waves
Tides
02h
5kts
max 7kts
16° C
1004hpa
2.6m
13 s
02:52
1.8 m
05h
7kts
max 9kts
15° C
1004hpa
2.6m
13 s
1.4 m
08h
5kts
max 7kts
15° C
1005hpa
2.6m
13 s
09:09
0.3 m
11h
7kts
max 9kts
17° C
1007hpa
2.6m
13 s
0.6 m
14h
7kts
max 9kts
17° C
1007hpa
2.8m
13 s
15:16
1.7 m
17h
4kts
max 4kts
18° C
1007hpa
2.9m
13 s
1.5 m
20h
4kts
max 5kts
17° C
1009hpa
3.1m
13 s
21:17
0.4 m
23h
8kts
max 12kts
16° C
1009hpa
3.4m
13 s
0.6 m

Monday, Apr 30

Wind
Weather
Waves
Tides
02h
8kts
max 11kts
16° C
1009hpa
3.3m
14 s
03:26
1.8 m
05h
8kts
max 10kts
15° C
1008hpa
3.7m
14 s
1.6 m
08h
7kts
max 10kts
15° C
1009hpa
4.0m
15 s
0.5 m
11h
9kts
max 11kts
18° C
1009hpa
4.3m
16 s
09:40
0.3 m
14h
10kts
max 12kts
20° C
1007hpa
4.5m
17 s
1.4 m
17h
10kts
max 12kts
20° C
1005hpa
4.5m
17 s
15:49
1.7 m
20h
8kts
max 10kts
18° C
1005hpa
4.5m
17 s
0.7 m
23h
7kts
max 8kts
17° C
1005hpa
4.4m
16 s
21:48
0.4 m

Tuesday, May 01

Wind
Weather
Waves
Tides
02h
6kts
max 7kts
17° C
1003hpa
4.1m
16 s
1.5 m
05h
5kts
max 6kts
17° C
1002hpa
3.9m
16 s
03:58
1.8 m
08h
4kts
max 5kts
17° C
1001hpa
3.6m
15 s
0.7 m
11h
4kts
max 4kts
21° C
1001hpa
3.4m
15 s
10:10
0.3 m
14h
7kts
max 8kts
22° C
999hpa
3.1m
15 s
1.3 m
17h
9kts
max 11kts
20° C
999hpa
3.0m
14 s
16:21
1.7 m
20h
9kts
max 11kts
18° C
1000hpa
2.8m
14 s
0.8 m
23h
7kts
max 9kts
17° C
1000hpa
2.7m
14 s
22:18
0.4 m

Wednesday, May 02

Wind
Weather
Waves
Tides
02h
7kts
max 10kts
17° C
1000hpa
2.6m
13 s
1.3 m
05h
8kts
max 12kts
16° C
1000hpa
2.6m
13 s
04:29
1.7 m
08h
10kts
max 14kts
16° C
1002hpa
2.5m
13 s
0.9 m
11h
8kts
max 9kts
18° C
1003hpa
2.5m
14 s
10:39
0.4 m
14h
9kts
max 10kts
18° C
1003hpa
2.5m
13 s
1.1 m
17h
10kts
max 12kts
17° C
1003hpa
2.5m
13 s
16:52
1.7 m
20h
9kts
max 13kts
16° C
1004hpa
2.5m
14 s
1.0 m
23h
8kts
max 12kts
16° C
1004hpa
2.5m
14 s
22:49
0.5 m

Thursday, May 03

Wind
Weather
Waves
Tides
02h
9kts
max 12kts
16° C
1003hpa
2.6m
14 s
1.1 m
05h
8kts
max 11kts
15° C
1003hpa
2.6m
15 s
05:00
1.7 m
08h
9kts
max 12kts
15° C
1003hpa
2.7m
15 s
1.1 m
11h
10kts
max 13kts
18° C
1003hpa
2.7m
15 s
11:08
0.5 m
14h
11kts
max 14kts
19° C
1001hpa
2.7m
15 s
0.9 m
17h
13kts
max 17kts
19° C
1001hpa
2.7m
15 s
17:26
1.6 m
20h
11kts
max 15kts
17° C
1001hpa
2.6m
15 s
1.2 m
23h
9kts
max 11kts
16° C
1000hpa
2.6m
14 s
23:22
0.6 m

Friday, May 04

Wind
Weather
Waves
Tides
02h
5kts
max 6kts
16° C
999hpa
2.5m
14 s
0.9 m
05h
3kts
max 3kts
16° C
999hpa
2.5m
14 s
05:32
1.6 m
08h
3kts
max 3kts
16° C
999hpa
2.4m
14 s
1.2 m
11h
3kts
max 4kts
19° C
1000hpa
2.3m
13 s
11:40
0.5 m
14h
5kts
max 5kts
20° C
999hpa
2.3m
13 s
0.8 m
17h
3kts
max 4kts
19° C
1000hpa
2.3m
14 s
18:01
1.5 m
20h
2kts
max 3kts
17° C
1001hpa
2.3m
13 s
1.3 m
23h
2kts
max 2kts
16° C
1002hpa
2.4m
14 s
23:58
0.7 m

Description

This is the wind, wave and weather forecast for Cape Town, Lions Head in Western Cape, South Africa. Windfinder specializes in wind, waves, tides and weather reports & forecasts for wind related sports like kitesurfing, windsurfing, surfing, sailing or paragliding.

The Forecast is based on the GFS model. Forecasts are available worldwide. The horizontal resolution is about 13 km. Forecasts are computed 4 times a day, at about 7:00 AM, 1:00 PM, 7:00 PM and 1:00 AM South Africa Standard Time. Predictions are available in time steps of 3 hours for up to 10 days into the future. The arrows point in the direction that the wind is blowing.

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