Scuba Diving Cardiff, Swansea 12th September 2019

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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 – Settled weather over the next few days, lighter winds, higher temperatures, dry and sunshine in all regions. Thursday has the highest winds and more unsettled conditions but changing to drier and clearer through next week with most days having light winds and sunny skies. Winds pick up slightly Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday but only up to 10 – 15mph. (

WIND –  Highest winds this week will be on Thursday getting up to 26 mph Westerly. Wind should drop off for the rest of the week and dropping low through the next few days. Sunday, Monday and Tuesday may get up into double figures with possible 15mph North Westerly on Monday. The rest of the week will be low winds from differing directions East and West.
SEA STATE and SWELL –  The roughest day will be Thursday with strong Westerly winds in the channel. Wind will be dropping and the swell less through the week so calm clear seas predicted for the coming days.
SWELL and SURF FORECAST Thursday 12 September 2019 5ft / Friday 13 September 2019 3ft / Saturday 14 September 2019 3ft /Sunday 15 September 1ft/ Monday 16 September 2019 2ft / Tuesday 17 September 2019 1ft / Wednesday 18 September 1ft / Thursday 19 September 2019
HIGH TIDE – Thursday 12 September 2019 – 6.30pm / 8.98meters WATER TEMPERATURE – 15 DEGREES

SCUBA DIVING WALES, SOUTH WALES CARDIFF, SWANSEA, LLANELLI, CARMARTHENSHIRE – Possibly good conditions this week for Scuba Diving in South Wales. Low winds. low swells, low surf , good temperatures both land and Sea. This should be the best week for diving conditions for the last few weeks. Diving will be better on the incoming and high tides especially with the settled conditions. The further to the West will get the better visibility with Stackpole Quay having the better conditions. Water Temperatures are up to 16 degrees so all round good conditions.

PADI Open Water Diver, PADI Advanced Open Water Diver and PADI Rescue Diver courses – Good diving conditions will draw diers into the water over the next few days. the PADI Open Water Diver qualification would be the entry level to be able to dive and the PADI Advanced Open Water Diver would be great to be guided in the Open Water. The better levels would be the PADI Rescue Diver and up to the PADI Divemaster especially where the visibility will be less towards South Wales close to Cardiff and Swansea.

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.