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Scuba Diving South Wales, Cardiff, Swansea, Newport, Llanelli , Carmarthen regions
Scuba Diving, Sub Aqua, Scuba, Free Diving, Snorkelling
LOCAL AREA – South Wales, Cardiff CF105BZ , Porthcawl CF365DH , Swansea SA20AY , Bridgend CF311BB , Southerndown CF320RN , Newport NP202UW ,Ogmore by Sea CF320PH , Llantwit Major , Oxwich Bay SA31LS , Aberavon SA12 6QP , Stackpole Quay SA715DZ , Llanelli SA154SG .
SITE LOCATION – Sker Beach, Limeslade Bay, langland Bay, Oxwich Bay, Stackpole Quay

Scuba Diving Wales, South Wales, Cardiff, Swansea, Newport, Carmarthenshire 02nd April – Possibly good conditions over the next few days up until Sunday. The swell is low and the winds moderate, the best day should be Saturday when there is a low swell and offshore winds. Sunday onwards the wind and swell will increase and adversely change the diving conditions. The main issue this week will be access with the government stopping non essential travel therefore access would be denied. Need to check constantly the government procedures in regards to social distancing and access.

PADI and SSI Open Water Diver courses in Cardiff, Swansea, Newport and South Wales – All our PADI and SSI courses are being run remotely at the moment due to the social distancing policy. Both SSI and PADI Open Water diver courses are run online which is completed prior to the practical pool training session.

WIND – Thursday 02nd April 20 W / Friday 03rd April 15 NW/ Saturday 04th April 20 SE / Sunday 05th April 26 S / Monday 06th April 22 W / Tuesday 07th April 15 SE / Wednesday 08th April 10 NE / Thursday 9th April . Changing wind directions this week from North East through to Southerlies. RAIN FALL – Dry through this week with no rainfall due
SEA STATE and SWELL –  The wind is changing through the week and so is the swell. The choppier sea state should be from Sunday onwards as the winds and swell increase.
https://magicseaweed.com/Porthcawl-Rest-Bay-Surf-Report/1449/
SWELL and SURF FORECAST Thursday 02nd April 2020 2ft/ Friday 3rd April 2020 2ft / Saturday 04th April 0ft / Sunday 05th April 3ft / Monday 06th April 2020 6ft / Tuesday 07th April 2020 5ft /Wednesday 8th April 2020 7ft / Thursday 09th April 2020 5ft
HIGH TIDE – Thursday 02nd April 1.25pm / 7.47 meters WATER TEMPERATURE – 9 DEGREES https://www.metoffice.gov.uk/public/weather/forecast/gcjqmsw80
RIVER LEVEL and TEMPERATURE – 0.25 meters high and 7 Degrees (http://rloi.naturalresources.wales/ViewDetails?station=4121)
EXPECTED RIVER LEVEL OVER NEXT 72 HOURS – 0.25 -meters – .25 meters

Scuba Diving South Wales, Cardiff, Swansea, Newport, Llanelli , Carmarthen regions
Scuba Diving, Sub Aqua, Scuba, Free Diving, Snorkelling
LOCAL AREA – South Wales, Cardiff CF105BZ , Porthcawl CF365DH , Swansea SA20AY , Bridgend CF311BB , Southerndown CF320RN , Newport NP202UW ,Ogmore by Sea CF320PH , Llantwit Major , Oxwich Bay SA31LS , Aberavon SA12 6QP , Stackpole Quay SA715DZ , Llanelli SA154SG .
SITE LOCATION – Sker Beach, Limeslade Bay, langland Bay, Oxwich Bay, Stackpole Quay


Scuba Diving Wales, South Wales, Cardiff, Swansea, Newport, Carmarthenshire 26th March 2020 – Very good conditions at the moment for Scuba diving across South Wales, Cardiff, Swansea, Carmarthen. Sea states are calm and clear with off shore winds and calm inshore waters. Exit and Entrance will be good and limited swells especially on protected beaches. At present their is a lock down in the country so need to check government procedures and policies in regards to access and travel.

PADI and SSI Open Water Diver courses in Cardiff, Swansea, Newport and South Wales – At present our PADI Open Water Diver and SSI Open Water Diver courses are all being run online due to the present coronavirus government policies to control the problem.

Scuba Diving South Wales, Cardiff, Swansea, Newport, Llanelli , Carmarthen regions
Scuba Diving, Sub Aqua, Scuba, Free Diving, Snorkelling
LOCAL AREA – South Wales, Cardiff CF105BZ , Porthcawl CF365DH , Swansea SA20AY , Bridgend CF311BB , Southerndown CF320RN , Newport NP202UW ,Ogmore by Sea CF320PH , Llantwit Major , Oxwich Bay SA31LS , Aberavon SA12 6QP , Stackpole Quay SA715DZ , Llanelli SA154SG .
SITE LOCATION – Sker Beach, Limeslade Bay, langland Bay, Oxwich Bay, Stackpole Quay

Scuba Diving Wales, South Wales, Cardiff, Swansea, Newport, Carmarthenshire 12th March 2020 – Conditions for scuba diving are not looking good at the moment, there has been strong winds and high swells through out the region causing stormy seas and unsuitable conditions. Visibility will also be very low. Winds and swells are calming into next week so may see conditions change for the better.

PADI and SSI Open Water Diver courses in Cardiff, Swansea, Newport and South Wales – Scuba diving courses in Cardiff and Swansea across South Wales are continuously running offering the PADI Open water Diver Course and the SSI Open Water Diver course as well as the advanced and Rescue level qualifications.

WIND -Thursday 12th March 43 W / Friday 13th March 30 W / Saturday 14th March 23 SW / Sunday 15th March 30 S / Monday 16th March 15 N / Tuesday 17th March 12 SW/ Wednesday 18th March 5 SW / Thursday 19th March .High winds for the next few days and calming into the early part of next week. RAIN FALL – Wet on Thursday in the morning and staying dry for most of the week, possibly more rainfall on Sunday.
SEA STATE and SWELL –  Rough seas from Thursday – Sunday especially on Thursday with 43 mph Westerly winds. Friday and Saturday will also see strong South Westerly winds and rougher seas. There are also large swells following the winds. The beginning of next week will see lower winds and lesser swells and calmer seas.
https://magicseaweed.com/Porthcawl-Rest-Bay-Surf-Report/1449/
SWELL and SURF FORECAST Thursday 12th March 2020 15ft/ Friday 13th March 2020 7ft / Saturday 14th March 8ft / Sunday 15th March 8ft / Monday 16th March 2020 7ft / Tuesday 17th March 2020 6ft /Wednesday 18th March 2020 5ft / Thursday 12th March 2020
HIGH TIDE – Thursday 12th March – 8.28pm / 9.81 meters WATER TEMPERATURE – 9 DEGREES https://www.metoffice.gov.uk/public/weather/forecast/gcjqmsw80
RIVER LEVEL and TEMPERATURE – 0.53 meters high and 6 Degrees (http://rloi.naturalresources.wales/ViewDetails?station=4121)
EXPECTED RIVER LEVEL OVER NEXT 72 HOURS – 0.52 -meters – 40 meters

Scuba Diving South Wales, Cardiff, Swansea, Newport, Llanelli , Carmarthen regions
Scuba Diving, Sub Aqua, Scuba, Free Diving, Snorkelling
LOCAL AREA – South Wales, Cardiff CF105BZ , Porthcawl CF365DH , Swansea SA20AY , Bridgend CF311BB , Southerndown CF320RN , Newport NP202UW ,Ogmore by Sea CF320PH , Llantwit Major , Oxwich Bay SA31LS , Aberavon SA12 6QP , Stackpole Quay SA715DZ , Llanelli SA154SG .
SITE LOCATION – Sker Beach, Limeslade Bay, langland Bay, Oxwich Bay, Stackpole Quay

Scuba Diving Wales, South Wales, Cardiff, Swansea, Newport, Carmarthenshire 05th March 2020 – Poor conditions for Scuba Diving along the coastline of South Wales for the next few days. High winds, big swells, big surf, limited visibility, difficult entrance and exit conditions all leading to bad conditions for scuba diving and all related diving across the region. As always the best option to head inshore to the inland dive centers in the local area.

PADI and SSI Open Water Diver courses in Cardiff, Swansea, Newport and South Wales – PADI and SSI Open Water Diver courses are being run practically this weekend in Hebron Hall in Dinas Powys close to Cardiff city center. Rhiannon, Michael, Paul, Chris and Jade will be completing the diver course this weekend getting prepared for the 4 Open Water Qualifying dives after the swimming pool and Theory session are complete.

WIND -Thursday 05th March 23 NE / Friday 06th March 23 NW / Saturday 7th March 36 SW / Sunday 8th March 32 SW / Monday 9th March 30 SW / Tuesday 10th March 42 SW / Wednesday 11th March 30 SW / Thursday 12th March .As you can see the wind is coming from all directions and varied directions, the word really is unpredictable so a daily check will have to be carried out. RAIN FALL – Wet on Thursday morning, Friday and Sunday through to Thursday will wet and dry periods throughout the days .
SEA STATE and SWELL –  Rough Seas again this week with high gusty swirling winds coming in from all directions but mainly from the South West up and through the Channel. Calmest day will be Thursday with North Westerly winds in the region.
https://magicseaweed.com/Porthcawl-Rest-Bay-Surf-Report/1449/
SWELL and SURF FORECAST Thursday 05th March 2020 5ft/ Friday 06th March 2020 8ft / Saturday 07th March 8ft / Sunday 08th March 12 ft / Monday 09th March 2020 11ft / Tuesday 10th March 2020 10ft /Wednesday 11th March 2020 12ft / Thursday 12th March 2020
HIGH TIDE – Thursday 05th March – 2.37pm / 7.61 meters WATER TEMPERATURE – 9 DEGREES https://www.metoffice.gov.uk/public/weather/forecast/gcjqmsw80
RIVER LEVEL and TEMPERATURE – 0.52 meters high and 6 Degrees (http://rloi.naturalresources.wales/ViewDetails?station=4121)
EXPECTED RIVER LEVEL OVER NEXT 72 HOURS – 0.52 -meters – 1 meters

Scuba Diving Conditions Report for South Wales, Cardiff, Swansea, Newport, Llanelli , Carmarthen regions
ACTIVITIES – Scuba Diving, Sub Aqua, Scuba, Free Diving, Snorkelling
LOCAL AREA – South Wales, Cardiff CF105BZ , Porthcawl CF365DH , Swansea SA20AY , Bridgend CF311BB , Southerndown CF320RN , Newport NP202UW ,Ogmore by Sea CF320PH , Llantwit Major , Oxwich Bay SA31LS , Aberavon SA12 6QP , Stackpole Quay SA715DZ , Llanelli SA154SG .
SITE LOCATION – Sker Beach, Limeslade Bay, langland Bay, Oxwich Bay, Stackpole Quay

WEATHER – The weather has been extremely volatile over the last few weeks, storm Ciara and Storm Dennis have caused havoc in the local area and across the UK. Floods have been occurring all over the country especially in local towns such as Pontypridd, Nantgarw and Taffs Wells with the Rivers Taff and Ely breaking their banks on a daily basis. The weather ahead is also volatile but not as severe but the land is saturated so any rain fall will be damaging. Rain is predicted Thursday, saturday, Sunday, Monday and Wednesday this week with the heaviest predicted on Thursday. The other factor this week is the wind again generally 40 mph winds from the West continuously this week. Stormy weather again so plan ahead. http://www.bbc.co.uk/weather/2648385?day=2) (https://www.metoffice.gov.uk/public/weather/forecast/gcjqmsw80


WIND –  Very strong winds again this week predominantly from the South West and West. Average speed will be 30 mph and getting up to excess of 45 mph Westerly and South Westerly through out the next few days and into next week. The wind is due to be the strongest next Monday with up to 47 mph so extreme caution is required especially after storms
SEA STATE and SWELL –  Again very rough sea’s across the whole of South Wales with gale force Westerly and South Westerly winds. Big swells and surf forcaste for the region and strong Rip currents and lateral currents through the channel.
https://magicseaweed.com/Porthcawl-Rest-Bay-Surf-Report/1449/
SWELL and SURF FORECAST Thursday 02 February 2020 11ft/ Friday 21 February 2020 11ft / Saturday 22 February 2020 11ft /Sunday 23 February 2020 8ft/ Monday 24 February 2020 10ft / Tuesday 25 February 2020 10ft /Wednesday 26 February 2020 10ft / Thursday 27 February 2020 ft
HIGH TIDE – Thursday 20th February – 4.33pm / 8.22 meters WATER TEMPERATURE – 9 DEGREES

Scuba Diving Wales, South Wales, Cardiff, Swansea, Newport, Carmarthenshire 20th February 2020 – Scuba Diving this week has again been affected by the adverse wind and weather conditions. High winds, big swells, choppy seas, stormy conditions and overall severe weather means that scuba diving in the South Wales region will be unsuitable definitely for the next few days at least. The visibility will also be down to very low and the water temperature is also at its lowest. Stay out of the sea for the next few days and head off to the inland sites for the better Scuba diving next to Cardiff, Swansea, Newport and the surrounding areas.

PADI and SSI Open Water Diver courses in Cardiff, Swansea, Newport and South Wales – PADI Cardiff scuba diving courses are offered through out the year what ever the weather and the same for the SSI scuba diving courses. From complete beginner to experience and Instructional levels. The PADi Open Water Diver course and the PADI Open Water Diver Course are the two main international licences and allow a qualified diver to dive anywhere in the world up to 18 meters. Our full programme is listed on our web site.

Scuba Diving Conditions Report for South Wales, Cardiff, Swansea, Newport, Llanelli , Camarthen regions
ACTIVITIES – Scuba Diving, Sub Aqua, Scuba, Free Diving, Snorkelling
LOCAL AREA – South Wales, Cardiff CF105BZ , Porthcawl CF365DH , Swansea SA20AY , Bridgend CF311BB , Southerndown CF320RN , Newport NP202UW ,Ogmore by Sea CF320PH , Llantwit Major , Oxwich Bay SA31LS , Aberavon SA12 6QP , Stackpole Quay SA715DZ , Llanelli SA154SG .
SITE LOCATION – Sker Beach, Limeslade Bay, langland Bay, Oxwich Bay, Stackpole Quay

WEATHER – Another week and another storm is coming in on the back of storm Ciara. This time its Dennis who is the menace, very high winds, driving rain, snow medium to low temperatures. The whole of the South wales area will be under siege again from this new storm system. The worst of the weather will be on the weekend with winds up to 50 mph South Westerlies and generally through the week the winds will be over 30 mph and from the South Westerly direction. Need to be very careful driving and there will be a lot of debris in the area due to the excessive high winds. http://www.bbc.co.uk/weather/2648385?day=2) (https://www.metoffice.gov.uk/public/weather/forecast/gcjqmsw80


WIND –  Winds are huge this week and mainly from the South Westerly direction. General winds are 30 mph Westerly and South Westerly and up to 50 mph on the weekend. Winds will be high through the days with Storm Dennis coming in from the South and West causing the high winds.
SEA STATE and SWELL –  Very stormy seas this week, high winds, huge swells, massive surf through out the south wales region causing very turbulent sea conditions especially on the weekend with the wind up to 50 mph and the swell 16 feet.
https://magicseaweed.com/Porthcawl-Rest-Bay-Surf-Report/1449/
SWELL and SURF FORECAST Thursday 13 February 2020 13ft/ Friday 14 February 2020 7ft / Saturday 15 February 2020 16ft /Sunday 16 February 2020 16ft/ Monday 17 February 2020 16ft / Tuesday 18 February 2020 10ft /Wednesday 19 February 2020 7ft / Thursday 13 February 2020 ft
HIGH TIDE – Thursday 13th February – 9.33pm / 9.32 meters WATER TEMPERATURE – 9 DEGREES

SCUBA DIVING WALES, SOUTH WALES CARDIFF, SWANSEA, LLANELLI, CARMARTHENSHIRE 13th February 2020 – Strom Dennis is bringing very rough seas and coastal conditions to South Wales and across the country. Huge swell, massive surf, gale force winds all resulting in very rough sea conditions and very poor Scuba Diving conditions in the South wales area. The definite best option would be to go inland and dive in the calmer waters of inland sites. We are away in Epsom London this weekend with a school group learning the SSI Open Water Diver course as part of their expedition to Madagascar in 2020. We are also teaching the PADI Open water Diver course in our local area. Cardiff Scuba diving courses are held at Hebron Hall in Dinas Powys Cardiff and people from all over South Wales including Scuba Diving Courses in Swansea and Scuba diving courses in Newport all held at the facility in Cardiff.

PADI and SSI Open Water Diver courses in Cardiff, Swansea, Newport and South Wales – Cardiff Scuba diving courses and held in our swimming pool in Dinas Powys on the outskirts of Cardiff and Swansea Scuba Diving courses are also held in the Pool in Dinas Powys run on a single day for the pool session and theory lessons completed online.

Scuba Diving Conditions Report for South Wales, Cardiff, Swansea, Newport, Llanelli , Camarthen regions
ACTIVITIES – Scuba Diving, Sub Aqua, Scuba, Free Diving, Snorkelling
LOCAL AREA – South Wales, Cardiff CF105BZ , Porthcawl CF365DH , Swansea SA20AY , Bridgend CF311BB , Southerndown CF320RN , Newport NP202UW ,Ogmore by Sea CF320PH , Llantwit Major , Oxwich Bay SA31LS , Aberavon SA12 6QP , Stackpole Quay SA715DZ , Llanelli SA154SG .
SITE LOCATION – Sker Beach, Limeslade Bay, langland Bay, Oxwich Bay, Stackpole Quay


WEATHER – This weeks weather is a tale of two halves, the next few days will be dry with South Easterly winds and colder feeling due to the winds and the lower temperatures. The weather will change on Saturday onwards with temperatures around the same will see a change in the wind as it picks up to 40 mph South Westerly, with the gale force winds the temperatures will feel colder and on Sunday onwards the winds is a real factor as it rise to 60 / 50 mph South Westerlies with warning signs from the Met Office. The rain will arrive with the weather so Sunday onwards will be wet and very windy. On Tuesday and Wednesday the winds will drop to 20 mph Westerly but the rain will still remain. http://www.bbc.co.uk/weather/2648385?day=2) (https://www.metoffice.gov.uk/public/weather/forecast/gcjqmsw80


WIND –  Big wind week ahead, the next couple of days will see fairly moderate South Easterly 15 – 17 mph winds. From Saturday onwards the weather will change and the wind will change dramatically up to 40 mph South Westerly winds and then up to 60 and 50 mph winds Sunday and Monday. . Wind will then drop on Tuesday and Wednesday to 20 mph Westerlies.
SEA STATE and SWELL –  Thursday and Friday will have calmer seas with offshore winds through out the region and in an easterly direction. Saturday onwards in a different story, huge winds and swells will create very rough and stormy sea conditions. This will be severe until Tuesday when the winds will drop and the sea state will clam down but still be moderate.
https://magicseaweed.com/Porthcawl-Rest-Bay-Surf-Report/1449/
SWELL and SURF FORECAST Thursday 06 February 2020 4ft/ Friday 07 February 2020 6ft / Saturday 08 February 2020 10ft /Sunday 09 February 2020 17ft/ Monday 10 February 2020 17ft / Tuesday 11 February 2020 14ft /Wednesday 12 February 2020 8ft / Thursday 13 February 2020 ft
HIGH TIDE – Thursday 6th February – 4.14pm / 8.24 meters WATER TEMPERATURE – 9 DEGREES

SCUBA DIVING WALES, SOUTH WALES CARDIFF, SWANSEA, LLANELLI, CARMARTHENSHIRE 06th February 2020 – Very rough sea conditions this week with huge winds and swells through out the South Wales Region. Stormy seas will mean unsuitable sea diving conditions for the whole of the South Wales coastline. Especially bad conditions on the weekend, must head inland to get any suitable diving. We are in the process of training students for the PADI Open Water Diver Course and the SSI Open Water Diver Scuba System.

Scuba Diving Conditions Report for South Wales, Cardiff, Swansea, Newport, Llanelli , Camarthen regions
ACTIVITIES – Scuba Diving, Sub Aqua, Scuba, Free Diving, Snorkelling
LOCAL AREA – South Wales, Cardiff CF105BZ , Porthcawl CF365DH , Swansea SA20AY , Bridgend CF311BB , Southerndown CF320RN , Newport NP202UW ,Ogmore by Sea CF320PH , Llantwit Major , Oxwich Bay SA31LS , Aberavon SA12 6QP , Stackpole Quay SA715DZ , Llanelli SA154SG .
SITE LOCATION – Sker Beach, Limeslade Bay, langland Bay, Oxwich Bay, Stackpole Quay

WEATHER – Starting off Wet over the next few days and milder with temperatures up to 10 degrees also with high winds firstly South Westerly up to 30 mph on Thursday and Friday South East up to 40 mph. The weather will then get colder, dryer and settle down with lighter winds from the North. Saturday will have winds up to 25 mph Westerly but settling down to lower 5 mph Northerly. On some nights the weather will drop to freezing . http://www.bbc.co.uk/weather/2648385?day=2) (https://www.metoffice.gov.uk/public/weather/forecast/gcjqmsw80


WIND –  High winds on Thursday, Friday and Saturday with South Westerly 30 mph winds on Thursday, 40 mph South Easterlies on Friday and 25 mph Westerlies on Saturday. From Sunday onwards the winds will change Northerly and lighter dropping down to 3 mph.
SEA STATE and SWELL –  Stormy seas on Thursday, Friday and Saturday with higher winds and bigger swells. The roughest day will be Thursday and Friday with the higher winds. From Sunday onwards the winds will drop and the sea state will calm down considerably will still calm seas on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday.
https://magicseaweed.com/Porthcawl-Rest-Bay-Surf-Report/1449/
SWELL and SURF FORECAST Thursday 16 January 2020 9ft/ Friday 17 January 2020 10ft / Saturday 18 January 2020 7ft /Sunday 19 January 2020 4ft/ Monday 20 january 2020 3ft / Tuesday 21 January 2020 6ft / Wednesday 22 January 2020 6ft / Thursday 23 January 2020 ft
HIGH TIDE – Wednesday 15th January – 9.53pm / 8.99 meters WATER TEMPERATURE – 9 DEGREES

SCUBA DIVING WALES, SOUTH WALES CARDIFF, SWANSEA, LLANELLI, CARMARTHENSHIRE 16th January 2020 – The later part of the week and the weekend will have strong winds and large swells creating poor scuba diving conditions across South Wales especially Cardiff, Swansea, Newport areas. Wind will drop into next week and so will the swell which will allow better entry and exit conditions for the area. Visibility however will be minimal need to keep close inshore. PADI Open water Diver Courses and PADI Advanced Open Water courses will be continuing through the year with Open water diver sessions later as the water gets more accessible and comfortable. There are also SSI Open Water Scuba Diving Courses in Cardiff, Swansea and Newport.

Scuba Diving Conditions Report for South Wales, Cardiff, Swansea, Newport, Llanelli , Camarthen regions
ACTIVITIES – Scuba Diving, Sub Aqua, Scuba, Free Diving, Snorkelling
LOCAL AREA – South Wales, Cardiff CF105BZ , Porthcawl CF365DH , Swansea SA20AY , Bridgend CF311BB , Southerndown CF320RN , Newport NP202UW ,Ogmore by Sea CF320PH , Llantwit Major , Oxwich Bay SA31LS , Aberavon SA12 6QP , Stackpole Quay SA715DZ , Llanelli SA154SG .
SITE LOCATION – Sker Beach, Limeslade Bay, langland Bay, Oxwich Bay, Stackpole Quay

WEATHER – Wet, windy and wild for the week ahead. Strong winds and rain coming in from the West and South West causing problems. Friday and Sunday may be the only dry days with the rest of the week being wet. Strong winds in from the West and South West. Temperatures are higher than average between 11 and 4 degrees. Winds will be higher on Saturday and Tuesday next week and mainly from the West or Southwest. .http://www.bbc.co.uk/weather/2648385?day=2) (https://www.metoffice.gov.uk/public/weather/forecast/gcjqmsw80

WIND –  High Westerly and Southerly winds for the next few days, winds especially high on Thursday and Saturday up to 37 mph and also Tuesday up to 40mph. High winds predominantly Westerly and blowing through the channel.
SEA STATE and SWELL –  Very Stormy sea states for most days especially Saturday and Tuesday with high South Westerly winds up to 40mph. Big Westerly winds will effect offshore and inshore conditions with stormy conditions and rough sea state all week.
https://magicseaweed.com/Porthcawl-Rest-Bay-Surf-Report/1449/
SWELL and SURF FORECAST Thursday 09 January 2020 11ft/ Friday 10 January 2020 8ft / Saturday 11 January 2020 11ft /Sunday 12 January 2020 11ft/ Monday 13 january 2020 10ft / Tuesday 14 January 2020 13ft / Wednesday 15 January 2020 ft / Thursday 16 January 2020 ft
HIGH TIDE – Wednesday 8th January – 4.39pm / 8.53 meters WATER TEMPERATURE – 9 DEGREES

SCUBA DIVING WALES, SOUTH WALES CARDIFF, SWANSEA, LLANELLI, CARMARTHENSHIRE – Poor Open Water Diving Sea conditions again this week, winter is definitely taking hold of the diving conditions in the area. High winds, stormy Seas, big swells, big surf, poor visibility creating poor diving conditions across the South Wales region covering Cardiff, Swansea, Carmarthenshire. Conditions will be more suitable inland protected from the winter conditions.

Scuba Diving Conditions Report for South Wales, Cardiff, Swansea, Newport, Llanelli , Camarthen regions
ACTIVITIES – Scuba Diving, Sub Aqua, Scuba, Free Diving, Snorkelling
LOCAL AREA – South Wales, Cardiff CF105BZ , Porthcawl CF365DH , Swansea SA20AY , Bridgend CF311BB , Southerndown CF320RN , Newport NP202UW ,Ogmore by Sea CF320PH , Llantwit Major , Oxwich Bay SA31LS , Aberavon SA12 6QP , Stackpole Quay SA715DZ , Llanelli SA154SG .
SITE LOCATION – Sker Beach, Limeslade Bay, langland Bay, Oxwich Bay, Stackpole Quay

WEATHER – Mainly Dry from the next few days with possible rain on Thursday. Temperatures will be cooler on some days and feel a lot colder with the Easterly winds on certain days especially Tuesday and Wednesday. Winds will also be stronger on Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday and from varying directions. Strongest winds will be on Friday from the South Westerly direction. Coldest day may be Tuesday with lower temperatures and biting 26mph easterly wind. http://www.bbc.co.uk/weather/2648385?day=2) (https://www.metoffice.gov.uk/public/weather/forecast/gcjqmsw80

WIND –  Mixed bag for the week ahead, Most the week will be Easterly winds up to 28 mph and feeling fresh and cold. The strongest winds from the East will be on Tuesday, Friday and Saturday and may see strong Southerly winds on Thursday. With the winds changing direction hard to predict the perfect direction but generally east. Wind should drop on Monday and Tuesday next week to more manageable teens.
SEA STATE and SWELL –  West and South facing areas should see strong offshore winds and calmer sea states for the next few days while the wind is Easterly. As winds turn Southerly sea state could get choppier and more volatile in the region but generally still sea state inshore but may be choppier in the mid channel especially as the winds turn Southerly.
https://magicseaweed.com/Porthcawl-Rest-Bay-Surf-Report/1449/
SWELL and SURF FORECAST Thursday 02 January 2020 6ft/ Friday 03 January 2020 14ft / Saturday 04 January 2020 5ft /Sunday 05 January 2020 4ft/ Monday 06 january 2020 4ft / Tuesday 07 January 2020 4ft / Wednesday 08 January 2020 ft / Thursday 09 January 2020 ft
HIGH TIDE – Tuesday 31 December 2019 – 9.37pm / 8.28 meters WATER TEMPERATURE – 9 DEGREES

SCUBA DIVING WALES, SOUTH WALES CARDIFF, SWANSEA, LLANELLI, CARMARTHENSHIRE – Volatile diving conditions again this week mainly due to the swell and the surf on the inshore areas, protected beaches may have a chance of entrance and exit as the swell and surf drop possibly later through the week and into next week. Seas are cold at the moment at 9 degrees and visibility minimal so may be better to head inland for the New Years Dive.

PADI AND SSI OPEN WATER DIVER COURSES 31ST DECEMBER 2019 – Its nearly 2020 and we have our SSI(Scuba School International) and PADI International Courses running for 2020. The weather may be cold but we are still in the water enjoying the season in the big blue sea. We have the Open Water Courses as well as specialities and Advanced running throughout the year or even advance your levels and ability further with the SSI and PADI Rescue Course