Anawhata Road (Oaonui) Spot ID
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Reliability: fairly consistent
Best: Swell SW | Wind NE
Sea Temperature Today is: 13.7 °C
Anawhata Road(Oaonui) in Taranaki is an exposed reef break that has reasonably consistent surf. Spring and Summer provide the optimum conditions. The best wind direction is from the north northeast. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the ideal swell direction is from the southwest. A reef breaks right. The quality of the surf isn't affected by the tide. When it's working here, it can get crowded. Submerged rocks are a hazard.
For Opunake Bay, New Zealand, 10 km from Anawhata Road (Oaonui).
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At Hawera, 49 km from Anawhata Road (Oaonui).
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Overall Anawhata Road (Oaonui) Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in September
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- The closest passenger airport to Anawhata Road (Oaonui) is New Plymouth Airport (NPL) in New Zealand, 55 km (34 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Anawhata Road (Oaonui) is Wanganui Airport (WAG), also in New Zealand, 124 km (77 miles) away.
- Third is Palmerston North Airport (PMR) in New Zealand, 188 km (117 miles) away.
- Paraparaumu Airport (PPQ) in New Zealand is 197 km (122 miles) away.
- Taupo Airport (TUO), also in New Zealand is the fifth nearest airport to Anawhata Road (Oaonui) and is 212 km (132 miles) away.
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