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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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Back Beach Surf Forecast / Taranaki / New Zealand

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 12 pm Wednesday 21 Feb 2018 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 22.3 °C (Statistics for 21 Feb 1981-2005 - mean: 19.2 max: 20.6 min: 17.5 °C)

Wednesday 21Thursday 22Friday 23
10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM
Rating
(10 max)
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
3
4
2
1
3
3
3
3
1
1
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
3
NW
2.5
NW
2.3
NW
2.4
NW
2.5
WNW
2.2
WSW
3.5
WNW
3
W
2.5
W
2.2
W
2.1
WNW
1.7
W
1.6
W
1.4
W
1.4
W
1.3
W
1.2
WSW
1.1
WSW
Period(s) (?)1211109910910101099999999
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)21161428111210151118914175517181354893662501430311339287248202
Wind
(km/h)
25
WNW
25
NW
30
NW
25
NW
25
NW
30
NW
30
NW
20
WNW
15
WSW
10
SW
15
SSW
15
SSE
15
SSE
15
SSE
15
SSE
10
SSE
5
SSW
15
W
Wind State(?)cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
ononcross-
on
cross-
on
crosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosson
Tide State(?)
lowflowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebblowflow
High Tide
/ height (m)


2:12PM
3.31



2:40AM
3.15



2:59PM
3.17



3:31AM
3.03



Low Tide
/ height (m)
8:11AM
0.66



8:35PM
0.65



8:58AM
0.79



9:23PM
0.77



9:53AM
0.93

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.
 Wednesday 21Thursday 22Friday 23
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clear
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Summary
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Rain (mm)
-12312351111------
Temp. °C
191919191818181819202019171615151819
Chill °C (?)
191818181717171719202019161514141819
Sunrise
-------6:58--------7:00-
Sunset
---8:15-------8:15------

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