Scuba Diving Cardiff, Swansea 29th August 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 – Mixed weather this week throughout the region, mainly dry but changing on the weekend with wet rainy weather expected for Saturday and Sunday. Temperatures are in the high teens at 17 – 19 degrees through the week. Wind is constantly around the 20 mph range with mainly Westerly winds, the highest winds should be on Saturday up to 25 mph in parts. So mainly windy and cooler with the weekend being wetter. (

WIND –  Steady moderate winds through the week in a Westerly direction for most days. Saturday should see the strongest winds up to 25mph. The rest of the week should be around 20 mph Westerlies with Monday dropping off slightly.
SEA STATE and SWELL –  Rougher seas will be on Saturday and Sunday with the biggest winds up to 25 mph Westerly. Choppy seas all week with 20 mph winds with unsettled inshore conditions.
SWELL and SURF FORECAST Thursday 29 August 2019 5ft / Friday 30 August 2019 6ft / Saturday 31 August 2019 8ft /Sunday 01 September 5ft/ Monday 02 September 2019 4ft / Tuesday 03 September 2019 3ft / Wednesday 04 September 5ft / Thursday 05 September 2019
HIGH TIDE – Thursday 29 August 2019 – 6.26pm / 9.41meters WATER TEMPERATURE – 16 DEGREES

SCUBA DIVING WALES, SOUTH WALES CARDIFF, SWANSEA, LLANELLI, CARMARTHENSHIRE – The wind and swell will have a big effect on the diving conditions this week with moderate to strong Westerly winds and 3 foot plus swell and surf conditions. This would not be good for diving in the local areas around Cardiff and Swansea. May get better conditions around Stackpole Quay and around South West of the Welsh coastline.

PADI Open Water Diver, PADI Advanced Open Water Diver and PADI Rescue Diver courses – This will be the big season for our diver training with the PADI Open Water Diver, PADI Advanced Open Water Diver and PADI Rescue Open Water Diver all being run throughout September, October and November. The water conditions are at there best and our new PADI divers are ready to take the plunge. The next courses will be held in Hebron Hall in Dinas Powys near Cardiff on 7th September 2019, with all PADI International diver training courses being offered.

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.