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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
FALSE BAY, CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA BEACH WEATHER FORECAST
Sun 14th April
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
14° 15° 14° 17° 22° 24° 21° 17°
0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
14°
14°
14°
14°
14°
14°
14°
14°
Mon 15th April
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
16° 16° 16° 19° 23° 25° 22° 19°
0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
14°
14°
14°
14°
14°
14°
14°
14°
Tue 16th April
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
16° 16° 16° 22° 26° 25° 22° 18°
0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 4% 6% 4%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
14°
14°
14°
14°
14°
14°
14°
14°
Wed 17th April
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
17° 16° 16° 21° 24° 23° 18° 15°
3% 2% 3% 4% 4% 3% 5% 7%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
14°
14°
14°
14°
14°
14°
14°
14°
Thu 18th April
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
15° 14° 14° 19° 23° 23° 20° 17°
1% 3% 8% 32% 22% 100% 87% 48%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
14°
14°
14°
14°
14°
16°
16°
16°
Fri 19th April
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
16° 16° 16° 19° 23° 23° 19° 14°
32% 73% 65% 0% 4% 19% 22% 2%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
16°
16°
16°
16°
16°
16°
16°
16°
Sat 20th April
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
13° 13° 14° 18° 22° 22° 17° 13°
5% 6% 3% 4% 32% 91% 97% 93%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.1mm 1.0mm 1.8mm
16°
16°
16°
16°
16°
16°
16°
16°
Sun 14th April
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
47
kmh
48
kmh
45
kmh
41
kmh
36
kmh
37
kmh
44
kmh
46
kmh
1.6m
2.1m
2.0m
1.9m
1.7m
1.8m
1.8m
1.7m
11.6s 11.5s 11.1s 11.0s 10.9s 10.8s 10.7s 10.6s
Mon 15th April
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
42
kmh
43
kmh
41
kmh
33
kmh
26
kmh
26
kmh
30
kmh
24
kmh
1.6m
1.6m
1.7m
1.2m
1.1m
1.2m
1.2m
1.0m
10.4s 10.2s 10.1s 9.9s 12.6s 12.4s 12.1s 9.2s
Tue 16th April
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
16
kmh
17
kmh
15
kmh
10
kmh
1
kmh
10
kmh
5
kmh
3
kmh
0.8m
0.7m
1.1m
0.4m
1.0m
1.0m
1.0m
1.0m
7.2s 7.4s 7.2s 8.8s 7.4s 8.6s 8.6s 8.6s
Wed 17th April
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
5
kmh
12
kmh
10
kmh
9
kmh
16
kmh
11
kmh
12
kmh
8
kmh
1.0m
0.8m
0.8m
0.7m
0.9m
0.9m
0.9m
0.8m
8.8s 8.8s 8.7s 8.6s 12.5s 12.1s 11.7s 11.2s
Thu 18th April
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
9
kmh
14
kmh
14
kmh
15
kmh
13
kmh
12
kmh
13
kmh
9
kmh
0.8m
1.3m
0.8m
0.6m
0.6m
0.7m
0.7m
0.6m
15.7s 13.6s 14.2s 14.3s 14.1s 13.4s 13.1s 13.0s
Fri 19th April
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
7
kmh
10
kmh
13
kmh
17
kmh
18
kmh
19
kmh
18
kmh
15
kmh
0.6m
0.6m
0.8m
1.1m
1.2m
1.2m
1.1m
1.2m
12.9s 12.4s 11.9s 11.8s 11.8s 11.8s 11.7s 11.8s
Sat 20th April
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
16
kmh
19
kmh
24
kmh
29
kmh
39
kmh
45
kmh
45
kmh
44
kmh
1.3m
1.4m
1.4m
1.7m
1.8m
1.5m
1.1m
1.0m
12.4s 14.0s 14.5s 14.3s 13.8s 12.9s 12.4s 12.6s
Sun 14th April
12:37 AM 6:49 AM 1:07 PM 7:32 PM
0.70 1.40 0.70 1.40
Mon 15th April
1:48 AM 7:55 AM 2:27 PM 9:07 PM
0.90 1.30 0.80 1.30
Tue 16th April
4:05 AM 9:57 AM 4:34 PM 11:07 PM
0.90 1.20 0.90 1.30
Wed 17th April
5:53 AM 11:49 AM 5:56 PM
0.80 1.30 0.80
Thu 18th April
12:15 AM 6:46 AM 12:43 PM 6:44 PM
1.40 0.70 1.40 0.70
Fri 19th April
12:56 AM 7:20 AM 1:20 PM 7:19 PM
1.50 0.60 1.50 0.60
Sat 20th April
1:28 AM 7:48 AM 1:49 PM 7:48 PM
1.60 0.50 1.50 0.60
Sun 14th April
24°
0.0mm
20kmh ESE
0%
Mon 15th April
25°
0.0mm
13kmh ESE
0%
Tue 16th April
27°
0.0mm
4kmh WSW
1%
Wed 17th April
24°
0.0mm
11kmh W
3%
Thu 18th April
24°
0.0mm
5kmh SSW
37%
Fri 19th April
24°
0.0mm
17kmh NW
27%
Sat 20th April
23°
2.9mm
37kmh NNW
41%
Sun 21st April
15°
3.7mm
49kmh NW
88%
Mon 22nd April
18°
0.3mm
5kmh WSW
42%
Tue 23rd April
21°
0.0mm
14kmh SE
8%
Wed 24th April
25°
0.0mm
15kmh ESE
5%
Thu 25th April
25°
0.0mm
9kmh SSE
1%
Fri 26th April
28°
0.0mm
5kmh NW
11%
Sat 27th April
24°
0.0mm
13kmh SSE
28%

In the next 14 days average maximum daily temperatures will be 23° which is warm and pleasant for sunbathing. The average water temperature will be 15° which is cold for swimming, a full wet suit is required to spend any length of time in the sea. There will be 3 days of light rain with an average of 2.3mm rain on those days. Average cloud cover will be 21%.

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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