Beach Weather in False Bay, Cape Town, South Africa

BEACH WEATHER MONTHLY AVERAGES
Best
Best
Best
Best
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Sea
20°
Swim
Sea
20°
Swim
Sea
19°
Swim
Sea
17°
 
Sea
17°
 
Sea
16°
 
Sea
15°
 
Sea
16°
 
Sea
15°
 
Sea
16°
 
Sea
17°
 
Sea
20°
Swim
BEACH WEATHER FORECAST
Fri 1st March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
16° 15° 14° 20° 26° 25° 23° 17°
0% 0% 2% 0% 0% 0% 0% 6%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
Sat 2nd March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
16° 15° 15° 21° 25° 24° 20° 18°
15% 4% 4% 0% 0% 87% 76% 50%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
Sun 3rd March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
18° 18° 18° 21° 25° 25° 23° 20°
32% 82% 79% 77% 50% 89% 14% 67%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
Mon 4th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
18° 17° 17° 20° 23° 23° 18° 17°
60% 53% 100% 84% 79% 87% 75% 92%
0.5mm 0.6mm 0.4mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.1mm 0.4mm 0.1mm
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
Tue 5th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
16° 16° 15° 19° 22° 22° 20° 17°
75% 60% 92% 84% 76% 22% 26% 16%
0.0mm 0.2mm 0.2mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
Wed 6th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
15° 15° 15° 20° 24° 25° 22° 19°
12% 11% 11% 22% 39% 28% 23% 38%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
17°
19°
19°
19°
19°
19°
19°
19°
Thu 7th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
19° 17° 18° 20° 23° 23° 21° 19°
58% 34% 47% 47% 36% 17% 13% 8%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
19°
19°
19°
19°
19°
19°
19°
19°
Fri 1st March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
17
kmh
22
kmh
22
kmh
23
kmh
23
kmh
19
kmh
16
kmh
13
kmh
1.1m
1.1m
1.0m
0.8m
0.8m
0.8m
0.6m
0.4m
13.4s 13.3s 13.1s 13.0s 12.8s 12.5s 12.2s 12.1s
Sat 2nd March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
18
kmh
18
kmh
21
kmh
22
kmh
31
kmh
49
kmh
51
kmh
53
kmh
0.4m
0.6m
0.6m
0.9m
1.5m
2.1m
2.2m
2.1m
12.0s 12.0s 12.1s 12.2s 12.1s 12.0s 12.0s 12.6s
Sun 3rd March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
50
kmh
50
kmh
48
kmh
43
kmh
44
kmh
48
kmh
43
kmh
41
kmh
2.1m
2.1m
2.0m
2.0m
2.0m
2.0m
2.0m
1.9m
13.5s 13.6s 13.3s 13.0s 12.7s 12.3s 12.1s 12.0s
Mon 4th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
35
kmh
18
kmh
11
kmh
36
kmh
40
kmh
25
kmh
21
kmh
30
kmh
1.6m
1.1m
0.6m
0.5m
0.5m
0.8m
1.3m
1.3m
11.8s 10.2s 9.5s 10.4s 10.4s 10.2s 10.0s 9.9s
Tue 5th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
25
kmh
26
kmh
29
kmh
31
kmh
29
kmh
30
kmh
32
kmh
36
kmh
1.2m
0.9m
0.9m
1.0m
1.1m
1.1m
1.1m
1.2m
9.6s 9.4s 11.6s 12.4s 10.3s 9.6s 9.5s 9.6s
Wed 6th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
32
kmh
28
kmh
26
kmh
21
kmh
17
kmh
25
kmh
32
kmh
33
kmh
1.3m
1.3m
1.2m
1.3m
1.5m
1.8m
1.8m
1.7m
10.4s 11.7s 11.9s 11.9s 11.9s 11.8s 11.9s 12.0s
Thu 7th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
24
kmh
17
kmh
13
kmh
12
kmh
17
kmh
26
kmh
33
kmh
37
kmh
1.6m
1.5m
1.5m
1.4m
1.5m
1.7m
1.7m
1.9m
12.0s 12.0s 12.0s 12.0s 11.9s 11.7s 11.3s 11.2s
Fri 1st March
6:05 AM 12:20 PM 6:25 PM
1.70 0.60 1.50
Sat 2nd March
12:20 AM 6:40 AM 1:01 PM 7:08 PM
0.70 1.60 0.70 1.40
Sun 3rd March
1:02 AM 7:28 AM 2:01 PM 8:16 PM
0.80 1.50 0.80 1.30
Mon 4th March
2:18 AM 8:50 AM 3:51 PM 10:16 PM
0.90 1.40 0.80 1.30
Tue 5th March
4:39 AM 10:56 AM 5:43 PM
0.90 1.40 0.80
Wed 6th March
12:04 AM 6:21 AM 12:28 PM 6:51 PM
1.40 0.80 1.50 0.60
Thu 7th March
1:06 AM 7:21 AM 1:26 PM 7:40 PM
1.60 0.60 1.60 0.50
Fri 1st March
27°
0.0mm
19kmh NW
1%
Sat 2nd March
25°
0.0mm
24kmh SSE
29%
Sun 3rd March
25°
0.0mm
21kmh ESE
61%
Mon 4th March
23°
2.1mm
38kmh NNW
78%
Tue 5th March
22°
0.4mm
22kmh SSE
56%
Wed 6th March
25°
0.0mm
7kmh SSE
23%
Thu 7th March
24°
0.0mm
9kmh S
32%
Fri 8th March
28°
0.0mm
10kmh SSE
2%
Sat 9th March
30°
0.0mm
8kmh SW
0%
Sun 10th March
27°
0.0mm
22kmh SE
13%
Mon 11th March
29°
0.0mm
12kmh SSE
10%
Tue 12th March
25°
0.0mm
12kmh WSW
20%
Wed 13th March
23°
0.0mm
23kmh SSE
5%
Thu 14th March
27°
0.0mm
13kmh SE
3%

In the next 14 days average maximum daily temperatures will be 26° which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing. The average water temperature will be 18° which is cool for swimming, shorty wetsuit may help you extend your time in the water. There will be 2 days of very light rain with an average of 1.3mm rain on those days. Average cloud cover will be 24%.

If you are sailing, windsurfing, fishing, surfing etc. in False Bay don't forget to check the tide and wind and wave conditions

Taking a Holiday at False Bay, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa

Taking a holiday at the beautiful False Bay in Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa is an experience you won't forget. This picturesque bay boasts a stunning coastline and a variety of beaches to suit every taste. From swimming with penguins to exploring shipwrecks, there's something for everyone to enjoy in this idyllic setting.

Beach Type

False Bay features various beach types depending on the area you visit. The eastern side of the bay is home to powdery white sand beaches, while the western side has more coarse yellow sand mixed with pebbles and rocks.

The rocky areas and reefs along the shoreline provide excellent opportunities for snorkeling and diving, as these environments are teeming with marine life. Fish and other aquatic species are attracted to these spots, making them perfect for underwater exploration.

Beach Activities

  1. Snorkeling and Diving: As mentioned earlier, False Bay's rocky reefs make it an ideal spot for snorkelers and divers looking to observe a wide variety of marine life.
  2. Swimming with Penguins: Boulders Beach in False Bay is famous for its colony of African penguins. Visitors can swim alongside these adorable creatures in the clear waters.
  3. Surfing: Muizenberg Beach is known as one of the best surfing spots in Cape Town, with consistent waves suitable for beginners and experienced surfers alike.
  4. Kayaking: Paddle through False Bay's calm waters while enjoying views of the surrounding mountains and marine life such as seals and dolphins.
  5. Hiking: The surrounding mountains offer excellent hiking trails that provide breathtaking views of False Bay's coastline.

Accommodations

There are several beach resorts and hotels around False Bay that cater to different tastes and budgets. Some popular options include:

  1. The St James Manor
  2. Whale View Manor Guesthouse & Spa
  3. Blueview B&B
  4. The Majestic Apartments

Areas to Stay In

  1. Muizenberg: Known for its vibrant surf culture, Muizenberg is a great area to stay in for those looking to catch some waves or enjoy the laid-back beach vibe.
  2. Kalk Bay: This charming fishing village offers a variety of restaurants, shops, and art galleries. It's an ideal place to stay if you're looking for a relaxed atmosphere and stunning views.
  3. Simon's Town: Home to the South African Navy, Simon's Town boasts beautiful Victorian architecture and the famous Boulders Beach with its penguin colony.

Beach Amenities

False Bay beaches offer various amenities to ensure a comfortable and enjoyable beach experience:

  1. Lifeguards on duty during peak season
  2. Public restrooms and changing facilities
  3. Beachfront cafes and restaurants
  4. Picnic areas and braai (barbecue) facilities
  5. Parking spaces near the beaches

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