50 New Pier Surf Report // South Africa // World Beach Guide

New Pier Surf Report Tuesday 17th May 2022

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Durban's premier wave, and for good reason. With a solid swell the pier can produce a spitting barrels that are regularly ridden for over 6 seconds. On the downside the place is a zoo and the pecking order is pretty rigid

Another downside to New Pier is the fact that the pier is a fishing pier. With angler / surfer relations being less than cordial at the best of times look out for the odd chunk of flying lead!

Current surf conditions for New Pier (2022-05-17)
Wave height * 2ft / 0.5m
Swell period 13s
Swell direction  °
Wind  ° 22mph / 35km/h
Weather Partly cloudy 26°C / 79°F
Sea temp 23°C / 74°F
* Wave size is face height of set waves.

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