Scuba Diving South Wales 15 March 2019

Scuba Diving South Wales 15 March 2019

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 15TH MARCH 2019 to 21st MARCH 2019

WEATHER -   Storm Gareth is bringing in High Winds and driving rain over the weekend throughout the South Wales region and over the mountains in Brecon Beacons. The forecast for the next few days is wet and windy with Yellow warnings for storm Gareth. From Sunday onward the weather is settling with lighter winds and dryer conditions. Temperatures will be up to 11 degrees  ( (


WIND -  Very strong winds over the next few days up to 50 mph from storm Gareth. Mainly Westerly direction through the week. Settling from Sunday onward with Westerly 10 mph winds.

SEA STATE AND SWELL -   Very stormy seas over the next few days with storm Gareth coming in from the West. Up to 50 mph Westerly winds, causing very stormy seas. They will settle from Sunday onwards with lighter winds down to 10mph.(

SWELL and SURF Forecast 

Friday 15th March 13 feet

Saturday 16th March 2019 14 feet

Sunday 17th March 2019 12 feet

Monday 18th March 2019 5 feet

Tuesday 19th March 4 feet

Wednesday 20th March 2 feet

Thursday 21st March 3 feet


Visability - 0 - 1 meter
Extremely poor conditions for scuba diving over the next few days, storm Gareth is bringing in very high winds and stormy seas creating poor Scuba diving conditions with very stormy sea state. The end of the week is settleing down with lighter winds and smaller swells but the visibility will still be very low.
Over the next few weeks we will be running the PADI Open Water Referral Diver and the PADI Open Water Diver courses across South wales and the UK. Travelling to Bolton, London and Birmingham to offer the PADI scuba diving system to students across the country.

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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