Scuba Diving Cardiff/SW 29.03.19

Scuba Diving Cardiff/SW 29.03.19

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 , Llantwitt Major , Oxwich Bay SA31LS , Aberavon SA12 6QP , Stackpole Quay SA715DZ , Llanelli SA154SG .

SITE LOCATION - Sker Beach, Limeslade Bay, langland Bay, Oxwich Bay, Stackpole Quay

DATE 29th March to 5th April

WEATHER -   Period of dry weather again this week however there may be strong winds coming through on Sunday, Tuesday and Wednesday that will drop the temperature significantly. The average temperature is 11 degrees and cold in the morning. (


WIND -  Varied week of still winds and high winds in different directions. The most predominate days will be Sunday, Tuesday and Wednesday with the winds getting up to 30 mph. The winds will also be cold and varied with all directions covered.

SEA STATE AND SWELL -   Very calm on Friday and Saturday and then choppier on Sunday and messy on Tuesday and Wednesday. The stormier days will  e Tuesday and Wednesday with strong Northerly winds. (

SWELL and SURF Forecast 

Friday 29th March 3 feet

Saturday 30th March 2019 2 feet

Sunday 31st March 2019 1 feet

Monday 01st April 2019  0 foot

Tuesday 02nd April 4 feet

Wednesday 03rd April 4 feet

Thursday 04th April 1 feet


First Light5:20AM
Last Light7:18PM
Visability - 0 - 2 meter
The weather has settled over the past few days and the wind has stayed light, this next couple of days will be the best option for scuba diving in South Wales especially Swansea, Cardiff, Camarthen, Tenby. The swell is low and the wind has been light so good inshore conditions for entry and exit.
The PADI Open Water diver course is now running continuously with people from across the country attending. This weekend we are in Stratford upon Avon with a school group training the PADI Open Water Referral course.

SSI Certifications & Courses

SSI Try Scuba

Feel what it's like to breath underwater, go scuba diving in confined water and earn the SSI Try Scuba recognition card. 

Conducted in our swimming pool, the SSI Try Scuba program is a diving adventure the whole family can enjoy.
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SSI Open Water Diver

The SSI Open Water Diver certification will allow you to dive anywhere in the world, with whoever you want. 

This globally recognised certification is your first step in your scuba diving journey. Explore the hidden underwater world!
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SSI Advanced Adventurer

After you've completed the SSI Open Water Diver certification, this is the next step. With the SSI Advanced Adventurer, you'll learn to extend your dive times, reduce your air consumption and dive deeper.  
You'll start to become a confident and safe diver whose comfortable underwater.
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SSI Specialties

Continue you diving adventure by improving specific skills or learning a completely new specialty. Diver deeper, perfect your buoyancy, take great photos, understand the tides or learn to deal with stress and rescue situations. 

There's 18 specialties to choose from.
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SSI Dive Guide

Do you dream of having a career in diving? 

The SSI Dive Guide course will teach you to lead other certified divers underwater, giving you the skills and experience to ensure others can enjoy your passion safely.
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PADI Certifications & Courses

PADI Discover Scuba

A fun introduction into what it takes to breathe underwater and explore this hidden world. 

Although it’s not a certification you’ll learn the key skills and what it takes to become a PADI certified diver.
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PADI Open Water Diver

Your Scuba Diving journey starts here. Start with supported theory and study programme, move to the pool to practice your skills and then experience four open water dives. 

You’ll then be certified to dive throughout the world with PADI®
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PADI Advanced Open Water

This course is the next step after you have completed the PADI Open Water Diver certification. 

The course called the PADI Advanced Open Water Diver because you will advance your scuba diving knowledge and skills.
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PADI Rescue Diver

You will learn to prevent and manage problems in the water and on the surface and become more confident in your skills as a diver. 

You will become a better, safer diver and a better buddy too. It’s challenging but rewarding.
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PADI Divemaster

Your first step of professional PADI training. You will be a leader who motivates and mentors other scuba divers. 

You’ll gain dive knowledge, diving skills and supervision abilities, allowing you a career doing what you love.
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PADI Specialties

Improve specific skills or learn a completely new skill with a PADI Speciality course. 

Dive deeper, take better photos, explore wreck the choices are endless and yours.
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