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LA LUCIA BEACH, DURBAN, SOUTH AFRICA BEACH WEATHER MONTHLY AVERAGES
Best
Best
Best
Best
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Sea
26°
Swim
Sea
26°
Swim
Sea
25°
Swim
Sea
25°
Swim
Sea
24°
Swim
Sea
23°
Swim
Sea
22°
Swim
Sea
21°
Swim
Sea
22°
Swim
Sea
22°
Swim
Sea
23°
Swim
Sea
25°
Swim
LA LUCIA BEACH, DURBAN, SOUTH AFRICA BEACH WEATHER FORECAST
Sat 18th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
21° 19° 18° 21° 23° 22° 21° 20°
76% 58% 59% 46% 21% 32% 77% 75%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.3mm 0.2mm
23°
23°
23°
23°
23°
23°
23°
23°
Sun 19th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
19° 18° 18° 21° 23° 24° 22° 21°
85% 84% 4% 0% 0% 2% 50% 17%
0.1mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
23°
23°
23°
23°
23°
23°
23°
23°
Mon 20th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
20° 19° 18° 23° 26° 26° 23° 22°
14% 2% 18% 4% 3% 7% 0% 0%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
21°
21°
21°
21°
21°
21°
21°
21°
Tue 21st May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
21° 20° 19° 23° 26° 26° 22° 21°
0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
21°
21°
21°
21°
21°
21°
21°
21°
Wed 22nd May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
20° 19° 18° 22° 24° 23° 22° 21°
0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 34% 44% 34%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
23°
23°
23°
23°
23°
23°
23°
23°
Thu 23rd May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
20° 19° 19° 20° 22° 22° 21° 20°
37% 53% 39% 18% 0% 0% 6% 37%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
23°
23°
23°
23°
23°
23°
23°
23°
Fri 24th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
20° 19° 19° 22° 24° 23° 21° 20°
67% 39% 15% 4% 6% 2% 16% 29%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
23°
23°
23°
23°
23°
23°
23°
23°
Sat 18th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
22
kmh
22
kmh
17
kmh
16
kmh
14
kmh
14
kmh
18
kmh
18
kmh
0.9m
0.9m
0.8m
0.5m
0.7m
0.5m
0.5m
0.6m
7.6s 13.3s 14.0s 14.8s 14.1s 15.6s 15.1s 14.3s
Sun 19th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
10
kmh
13
kmh
15
kmh
14
kmh
23
kmh
30
kmh
37
kmh
38
kmh
0.4m
0.3m
0.5m
0.4m
0.7m
0.9m
1.4m
1.4m
13.4s 12.5s 11.7s 11.7s 11.4s 11.2s 11.1s 11.0s
Mon 20th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
35
kmh
29
kmh
25
kmh
22
kmh
26
kmh
32
kmh
34
kmh
34
kmh
1.2m
1.7m
1.6m
1.5m
1.5m
1.6m
1.4m
1.4m
11.0s 11.5s 11.2s 11.0s 10.9s 10.6s 10.5s 10.4s
Tue 21st May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
30
kmh
24
kmh
25
kmh
26
kmh
32
kmh
38
kmh
42
kmh
36
kmh
0.8m
0.8m
0.9m
0.9m
1.5m
1.9m
1.8m
1.9m
6.7s 6.9s 7.0s 7.0s 17.0s 16.6s 16.2s 15.7s
Wed 22nd May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
32
kmh
28
kmh
23
kmh
8
kmh
6
kmh
9
kmh
9
kmh
6
kmh
1.7m
0.6m
0.6m
0.6m
0.6m
0.5m
0.2m
0.4m
15.4s 8.6s 8.3s 8.4s 8.6s 8.8s 8.8s 8.8s
Thu 23rd May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
9
kmh
11
kmh
10
kmh
12
kmh
12
kmh
13
kmh
15
kmh
11
kmh
0.6m
0.5m
0.5m
0.6m
0.5m
0.5m
0.8m
0.9m
8.9s 8.9s 8.9s 8.9s 8.9s 8.9s 8.9s 9.0s
Fri 24th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
12
kmh
18
kmh
16
kmh
13
kmh
13
kmh
10
kmh
4
kmh
6
kmh
1.0m
1.0m
0.8m
0.8m
1.1m
1.2m
1.1m
0.9m
9.0s 9.0s 8.1s 7.2s 9.0s 9.5s 9.9s 8.6s
Sat 18th May
12:33 AM 6:57 AM 12:58 PM 6:56 PM
1.50 0.70 1.40 0.70
Sun 19th May
1:14 AM 7:34 AM 1:35 PM 7:34 PM
1.60 0.60 1.50 0.60
Mon 20th May
1:49 AM 8:06 AM 2:08 PM 8:08 PM
1.70 0.50 1.60 0.50
Tue 21st May
2:20 AM 8:36 AM 2:40 PM 8:40 PM
1.80 0.40 1.70 0.40
Wed 22nd May
2:52 AM 9:07 AM 3:11 PM 9:13 PM
1.90 0.30 1.80 0.40
Thu 23rd May
3:23 AM 9:37 AM 3:43 PM 9:45 PM
1.90 0.30 1.80 0.30
Fri 24th May
3:55 AM 10:09 AM 4:17 PM 10:20 PM
1.90 0.30 1.80 0.40
Sat 18th May
23°
0.5mm
12kmh SSE
55%
Sun 19th May
24°
0.1mm
18kmh ENE
30%
Mon 20th May
27°
0.0mm
19kmh NE
6%
Tue 21st May
26°
0.0mm
21kmh NE
0%
Wed 22nd May
24°
0.0mm
14kmh SSE
14%
Thu 23rd May
23°
0.0mm
11kmh ENE
23%
Fri 24th May
24°
0.0mm
13kmh SSE
22%
Sat 25th May
23°
0.0mm
10kmh ESE
22%
Sun 26th May
24°
0.3mm
10kmh E
38%
Mon 27th May
25°
0.0mm
14kmh NE
4%
Tue 28th May
24°
0.2mm
21kmh S
29%
Wed 29th May
23°
0.3mm
14kmh E
34%
Thu 30th May
24°
0.0mm
17kmh NE
0%
Fri 31st May
23°
0.0mm
10kmh ENE
1%

In the next 14 days average maximum daily temperatures will be 24° which is warm and pleasant for sunbathing. The average water temperature will be 22° which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods. There will be 5 days of very light rain with an average of 0.3mm rain on those days. Average cloud cover will be 20%.

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

Taking a Holiday at La Lucia Beach, Durban, South Africa

La Lucia Beach, located in the beautiful city of Durban, South Africa, is a popular beach holiday destination. With its pristine shoreline and warm Indian Ocean waters, it's an ideal place to unwind and enjoy all that the beach has to offer. The surrounding areas also provide plenty of attractions and activities for visitors to enjoy during their stay.

Beach Type

La Lucia Beach is known for its soft, golden sand that stretches along the coastline. The beach is not too rocky, making it perfect for sunbathing and building sandcastles. However, there are some rocky areas near the shoreline which create interesting snorkeling spots where visitors can explore marine life beneath the waves. These rocky areas attract many colorful fish species and other sea creatures, providing exciting snorkeling and diving experiences.

Beach Activities

Some popular beach activities at La Lucia Beach include:

  1. Swimming: The warm waters of the Indian Ocean make La Lucia Beach perfect for taking a refreshing swim.
  2. Surfing: With consistent waves throughout the year, surfing is a popular activity among both locals and tourists.
  3. Snorkeling and Diving: As mentioned earlier, some rocky areas near the shore attract various fish species, offering excellent opportunities for snorkeling and diving.
  4. Beach Walks: Enjoy leisurely strolls along the picturesque shoreline or join one of the local walking clubs that explore different sections of the coast.
  5. Fishing: Cast your line from one of the many fishing spots along La Lucia Beach or try your hand at deep-sea fishing with local charter companies.

Accommodations

There are several beach resorts and hotels available for visitors to stay at while enjoying their holiday at La Lucia Beach:

  1. The Caledon Boutique Hotel & Spa: This luxury hotel offers stylish rooms with stunning ocean views as well as spa facilities for guests to relax in.
  2. Endless Horizons Boutique Hotel: Located on a hill overlooking the ocean, this hotel offers spacious rooms with private balconies and an infinity pool.
  3. La Lucia Sands Resort: This beachfront resort features self-catering apartments, perfect for families or those who prefer a home-away-from-home experience.

Areas to Stay In

Some recommended areas to stay in around La Lucia Beach include:

  1. Umhlanga Rocks: A bustling area with plenty of restaurants, shops, and nightlife options. It's also close to the Gateway Theatre of Shopping, one of the largest malls in Africa.
  2. Umdloti Beach: A quieter option, this small coastal town offers beautiful beaches and a more relaxed atmosphere.
  3. Durban North: Located between La Lucia and central Durban, this area provides easy access to both the beach and city attractions.

Beach Amenities

La Lucia Beach offers various amenities for visitors to enjoy during their stay:

  • Lifeguards on duty during peak seasons
  • Public restrooms
  • Parking facilities
  • Picnic areas with braai (barbecue) facilities
  • Nearby restaurants and cafes for dining options

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