Scuba Diving Cardiff, Swansea 02.11.2018

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Scuba Diving Conditions Report for South Wales, Cardiff, Swansea, Newport, Llanelli , Camarthen regions

Date – 26th October 2018

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

WEATHER –  Mixed weather this week with mainly dry weather and alot warmer than last week. Most days are above 10 degrees and up to 15 degrees. Lowest temperature 10 degrees. Rain on the weekend and high winds on Saturday.   (http://www.bbc.co.uk/weather/2648385?day=2) (https://www.metoffice.gov.uk/public/weather/forecast/gcjqmsw80)

WATER TEMPERATURE – 12 Degrees

WIND – Varied winds through out the week medium on Thursday and Monday, low on Friday and Sunday and gale force on Saturday up to 30 mph. Tuesday high winds into the 20 mph range (https://magicseaweed.com/Southerndown-Surf-Report/4321/)

SEA STATE AND SWELL – Wind direction is mainly west and south this week so will be travelling up the channel. Strong winds will affect the sea state to rough conditions especially on Saturday with big swells and big winds. Tuesday also looks choppy with strong Westerly winds.   (https://magicseaweed.com/Southerndown-Surf-Report/4321/)

SWELL – 2 – 12 foot

TIDES

Low4:19AM2.88m
High10:38AM8.42m
Low4:59PM2.97m
High11:19PM8.07m
First Light6:31AM
Sunrise7:06AM
Sunset4:51PM
Last Light5:26PM

 

Visibility – 0 – 1 meters

Scuba Diving Report for South Wales, Cardiff, Swansea, Newport, Porthcawl, Port talbot, Stackpole Quay
Big swells and high winds will affect the Scuba Diving conditions again this week, especially Saturday. The forecaste weather conditions will affect the exit and entry points for all sites accross the South Wales region making Scuba Diving conditions along the South Wales coast un- suitable for all levels of divers.
We have recently completed the PADI Open Water Diver course with Daniel, Coral, Matthew, Iain and Siobhan and the PADI Scuba Diver course with Jan. All passed sucsessfully obtaining qualifications allowing them to dive any where in the world under the PADI licence.

PADI Scuba Diving Courses

Want to learn to Scuba Dive? Ocean Quest are a PADI® International award winning dive centre, running courses across South Wales, including Cardiff, Swansea, Bridgend and Porthcawl.