Wind, waves & weather forecast
Cape Town, Lions Head

Data based on our forecast model
  • Sunrise
    6:31
  • Sunset
    18:44
  • Local time
     (UTC +2)
  • Elevation
    113 m
Last update:
06:39 local time
This forecast is based on the GFS model

Tuesday, Sep 25

Wind
Weather
Waves
Tides
02h
6kts
max 9kts
14° C
997hpa
2.2m
18 s
03:20
1.7 m
05h
6kts
max 8kts
14° C
997hpa
2.2m
18 s
1.5 m
08h
10kts
max 14kts
0mm
14° C
998hpa
2.3m
18 s
09:21
0.3 m
11h
14kts
max 19kts
0mm
14° C
999hpa
2.5m
18 s
0.6 m
14h
19kts
max 24kts
15° C
999hpa
2.7m
17 s
1.6 m
17h
20kts
max 25kts
14° C
1000hpa
3.1m
17 s
15:32
1.8 m
20h
20kts
max 27kts
14° C
1001hpa
3.6m
16 s
0.6 m
23h
19kts
max 27kts
2mm
14° C
1002hpa
4.1m
16 s
21:41
0.3 m

Wednesday, Sep 26

Wind
Weather
Waves
Tides
02h
14kts
max 21kts
2mm
14° C
1003hpa
4.2m
15 s
1.4 m
05h
10kts
max 15kts
1mm
14° C
1002hpa
4.0m
13 s
03:49
1.7 m
08h
10kts
max 14kts
14° C
1003hpa
3.8m
13 s
0.6 m
11h
16kts
max 22kts
15° C
1003hpa
3.7m
13 s
09:49
0.3 m
14h
18kts
max 25kts
16° C
1003hpa
3.6m
13 s
1.4 m
17h
17kts
max 25kts
15° C
1002hpa
3.5m
13 s
16:01
1.8 m
20h
15kts
max 22kts
15° C
1002hpa
3.4m
12 s
0.7 m
23h
16kts
max 22kts
14° C
1003hpa
3.3m
12 s
22:11
0.3 m

Thursday, Sep 27

Wind
Weather
Waves
Tides
02h
16kts
max 24kts
0mm
14° C
1002hpa
3.3m
12 s
1.3 m
05h
14kts
max 21kts
14° C
1002hpa
3.4m
12 s
04:19
1.7 m
08h
13kts
max 20kts
0mm
14° C
1003hpa
3.3m
12 s
0.8 m
11h
13kts
max 19kts
15° C
1003hpa
3.2m
11 s
10:19
0.3 m
14h
13kts
max 20kts
16° C
1003hpa
3.1m
11 s
1.3 m
17h
12kts
max 17kts
16° C
1001hpa
2.9m
11 s
16:31
1.8 m
20h
11kts
max 16kts
15° C
1002hpa
2.8m
11 s
0.9 m
23h
10kts
max 16kts
15° C
1003hpa
2.6m
11 s
22:43
0.3 m

Friday, Sep 28

Wind
Weather
Waves
Tides
02h
14kts
max 22kts
1mm
14° C
1002hpa
2.6m
11 s
1.1 m
05h
16kts
max 22kts
6mm
14° C
1003hpa
2.6m
11 s
04:52
1.7 m
08h
12kts
max 14kts
1mm
14° C
1008hpa
2.7m
10 s
1.0 m
11h
9kts
max 10kts
15° C
1011hpa
2.6m
10 s
10:51
0.4 m
14h
9kts
max 10kts
16° C
1011hpa
2.5m
10 s
1.1 m
17h
9kts
max 11kts
15° C
1012hpa
2.5m
9 s
17:05
1.8 m
20h
12kts
max 14kts
14° C
1014hpa
2.5m
9 s
1.1 m
23h
13kts
max 16kts
13° C
1015hpa
2.6m
10 s
23:17
0.4 m

Saturday, Sep 29

Wind
Weather
Waves
Tides
02h
13kts
max 17kts
12° C
1014hpa
2.7m
10 s
0.9 m
05h
13kts
max 18kts
12° C
1013hpa
2.8m
10 s
05:28
1.6 m
08h
13kts
max 18kts
13° C
1013hpa
2.8m
11 s
1.2 m
11h
9kts
max 11kts
16° C
1012hpa
2.8m
11 s
11:27
0.5 m
14h
8kts
max 9kts
19° C
1010hpa
2.8m
11 s
0.9 m
17h
10kts
max 11kts
19° C
1007hpa
2.7m
12 s
17:43
1.7 m
20h
8kts
max 10kts
17° C
1007hpa
2.6m
12 s
1.3 m
23h
7kts
max 7kts
16° C
1006hpa
2.5m
12 s
23:57
0.4 m

Sunday, Sep 30

Wind
Weather
Waves
Tides
02h
6kts
max 7kts
16° C
1004hpa
2.7m
12 s
0.7 m
05h
5kts
max 6kts
16° C
1001hpa
2.4m
12 s
06:11
1.6 m
08h
4kts
max 5kts
18° C
1001hpa
2.2m
11 s
1.3 m
11h
2kts
max 3kts
23° C
1000hpa
2.0m
11 s
12:10
0.6 m
14h
4kts
max 4kts
26° C
998hpa
1.9m
11 s
0.7 m
17h
9kts
max 11kts
25° C
997hpa
1.9m
12 s
18:29
1.6 m
20h
10kts
max 13kts
22° C
996hpa
1.9m
12 s
1.4 m
23h
9kts
max 11kts
20° C
996hpa
2.1m
13 s
0.7 m

Monday, Oct 01

Wind
Weather
Waves
Tides
02h
5kts
max 8kts
18° C
997hpa
2.3m
13 s
00:46
0.6 m
05h
10kts
max 17kts
16° C
998hpa
2.4m
14 s
1.2 m
08h
12kts
max 21kts
17° C
1000hpa
2.5m
14 s
07:04
1.4 m
11h
12kts
max 18kts
19° C
1001hpa
2.5m
14 s
0.9 m
14h
10kts
max 12kts
19° C
1000hpa
2.5m
13 s
13:07
0.7 m
17h
6kts
max 7kts
18° C
1000hpa
2.5m
13 s
1.2 m
20h
4kts
max 5kts
16° C
1002hpa
2.5m
13 s
19:29
1.5 m
23h
5kts
max 6kts
15° C
1003hpa
2.5m
13 s
1.0 m

Tuesday, Oct 02

Wind
Weather
Waves
Tides
02h
5kts
max 6kts
14° C
1003hpa
2.5m
13 s
01:55
0.7 m
05h
2kts
max 3kts
14° C
1003hpa
2.5m
12 s
1.0 m
08h
4kts
max 5kts
15° C
1005hpa
2.4m
12 s
08:18
1.4 m
11h
11kts
max 13kts
15° C
1006hpa
2.4m
12 s
1.1 m
14h
12kts
max 14kts
15° C
1006hpa
2.3m
12 s
14:37
0.8 m
17h
15kts
max 17kts
15° C
1005hpa
2.4m
12 s
0.9 m
20h
15kts
max 19kts
13° C
1006hpa
2.5m
11 s
20:56
1.4 m
23h
14kts
max 19kts
13° C
1006hpa
2.5m
11 s
1.2 m

Wednesday, Oct 03

Wind
Weather
Waves
Tides
02h
16kts
max 20kts
13° C
1006hpa
2.4m
11 s
0.8 m
05h
15kts
max 19kts
13° C
1006hpa
2.4m
11 s
03:36
0.7 m
08h
12kts
max 15kts
13° C
1007hpa
2.3m
11 s
1.2 m
11h
13kts
max 14kts
15° C
1008hpa
2.2m
11 s
09:59
1.4 m
14h
16kts
max 18kts
15° C
1007hpa
2.3m
11 s
0.9 m
17h
16kts
max 20kts
15° C
1006hpa
2.5m
11 s
16:33
0.7 m
20h
14kts
max 19kts
14° C
1006hpa
2.6m
11 s
1.1 m
23h
14kts
max 19kts
14° C
1006hpa
2.7m
12 s
22:43
1.4 m

Thursday, Oct 04

Wind
Weather
Waves
Tides
02h
13kts
max 17kts
13° C
1004hpa
2.9m
12 s
1.0 m
05h
11kts
max 15kts
13° C
1003hpa
3.0m
13 s
05:15
0.7 m
08h
10kts
max 13kts
14° C
1004hpa
3.1m
13 s
1.0 m
11h
12kts
max 15kts
16° C
1004hpa
3.3m
14 s
11:33
1.5 m
14h
14kts
max 17kts
18° C
1002hpa
3.4m
15 s
1.2 m
17h
17kts
max 22kts
17° C
1002hpa
3.6m
15 s
18:00
0.6 m
20h
16kts
max 24kts
15° C
1003hpa
3.8m
16 s
0.8 m
23h
15kts
max 21kts
15° C
1004hpa
3.9m
16 s
00:07
1.5 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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