Scuba Diving Cardiff, Swansea 15th November 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 – A little more settled this week with lighter spells of wind and lighter rain. Friday through to Wednesday should be dry and Wednesday and Thursday rain. Temperatures are between 7 – 10 degrees with colder temperatures on the nights. Winds are still quite strong with 20mph plus mainly Northerly and North Easterly the next few days. Monday has the lighter winds and then stronger winds between 20 – 28 mph South Westerly Tuesday through to Monday. (

WIND –  Winds are predominantly Northerly over the next few days and stronger on Friday and Saturday up to 28 mph. Wind will decrease on Sunday and Monday and change strong 27 mph South Westerly on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. Possible wind change to South Easterly on Thursday.
SEA STATE and SWELL –  Inshore conditions on the South Wales coast should generally be calm on Friday through to Monday and especially on Monday with Northerly winds predicted and light Northerlies on Monday. Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday see a change in the week to Southerly winds up to 27 mph which will affect the sea state to stormy and choppy and rough sea states for these days.
SWELL and SURF FORECAST Thursday 14 November 7ft/ Friday 15 November 2019 3ft / Saturday 16 November 2019 2ft /Sunday 17 November 2ft/ Monday 18 November 2019 1ft / Tuesday 19 November 2019 2ft / Wednesday 20 November 7ft / Thursday 21 November 2019 4ft
HIGH TIDE – Thursday 14 November 2019 – 7.55pm / 9.18 meters WATER TEMPERATURE – 12 DEGREES

SCUBA DIVING WALES, SOUTH WALES CARDIFF, SWANSEA, LLANELLI, CARMARTHENSHIRE – Strong Northerly winds should clean up inshore conditions across South Wales therefore possible better sea conditions for diving on the coastline from Cardiff to Stackpole Quay. Conditions will change from Tuesday onwards as the winds change to a Southerly direction across the region bringing rougher inshore conditions. Sea state and swells will also be bigger and rougher on Tuesday onwards. Visibility will be minimal on all days due to previous conditions.

PADI Open Water Diver, PADI Advanced Open Water Diver, PADI Rescue Diver courses and PADI Divemaster – We are currently running the PADI Open Water Diver course at Hebron Hall on the outskirts of Cardiff in Dinas Powys. The course is running on 7th December at Hebron Hall from 8am – 3pm on the Saturday session. We shall also be offering the PADI Advanced Open Water and Rescue Diver courses.

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.