7-Day Marine Forecast for the Kenyan Coast

Validity: 21st to 27th March2023.


Wind Speed & Direction:

  • South-easterly winds are expected over Tanzania, Kenya, while north–easterly winds are expected in Somalia waters with wind speeds of 5 to 15 knots (2.5- 7.5 m/s) throughout the forecast period.

Sig. Wave Height and Direction:

  • South-easterly waves expected over Tanzania, Kenya 0.3 –1.5m (≈ 1– 5ft) throughout the forecast period.

Sea conditions

  • Slight to moderate sea condition with wave heights of 0.3-1.5m (2-5ft)  expected Tanzania, Kenya and  Somalia waters throughout the  forecast period.

  • Gentle to fresh breeze with wind speeds of (5 to 15 Knots) expected Tanzania, Kenya and Somalia waters throughout the forecast period.