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Back Beach ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.5
Consistency of Surf: 4.2
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 4.0
Crowds: 3.8

Overall: 4.0

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Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for Taranaki

  1. weather stationWind Update Offshore wind reported 6 km from Fitzroy Beach (light winds from the SSW at urban New Plymouth wx 6 km from Fitzroy Beach). 1.1m 13 s period swell from WSW with an additional 0.7m 7 s period swell from NW , plus 2.0m 7 s period wind swell from W
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Actual: 28 min ago

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12.9 km/h
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Back Beach Surf Forecast / Taranaki / New Zealand

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 6 am Tuesday 24 Oct 2017 NZDT

Back Beach surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.

Today's Back Beach sea temperature is 14.4 °C (Statistics for 24 Oct 1981-2005 - mean: 14.3 max: 15.4 min: 13.2 °C)

Tuesday 24Wednesday 25Thursday 26
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Rating
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Wave Height (m) & direction (?)

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Period(s) (?)1413131313131312121212121212121278
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)15587566596065044974239961085106810161000857843330275320368
Wind
(km/h)
25 W25
20 WSW20
20 WSW20
20 W20
20 W20
20 WSW20
20 WSW20
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20 W20
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20 WSW20
Wind State(?)onononononononononononononononononon
Tide State(?)
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High Tide
/ height (m)




1:12PM
3.25



1:30AM
3.06



1:50PM
3.11



2:13AM
2.90

Low Tide
/ height (m)


7:09AM
0.57



7:29PM
0.75



7:47AM
0.72



8:11PM
0.90



Note: the tide data above is for Port Taranaki, New Zealand which is 5 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Back Beach.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Back Beach blow from the E.
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Summary
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Rain (mm)
11-1---------11334
Temp. °C
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Chill °C (?)
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Sunrise
-6:24-------6:22-------6:22
Sunset
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