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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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Surf Report Feed

Current weather conditions and live observations for Back Beach based on the nearest weather station observations (including METAR, SYNOP, ship and quickscat wind data). This is the most reliable place on surf-forecast.com to see what is happening with the weather in Back Beach right now. Also check out the current weather map overlays on our dynamic weather maps.

Current Weather near Back Beach

as reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather Station WeatherWindTemp.Visibility
Visibility /
Cloud

Farmland Taranaki Hurford wx

5 km SE171 m above sea level

21 minutes ago
cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
5 WSW5
calm
(4.8 km/h at 243°)
14.3 °C20.0
20.0
-
-
-

urban New Plymouth wx

16 km ENE30 m above sea level

20 minutes ago
5 SW5
calm
(5.8 km/h at 232°)
13.6 °C20.0
20.0
-
-
-

New Plymouth

19 km ENE28 m above sea level

3 hours ago
Dry
30 W30
fresh winds from the W
(30 km/h at W°)
13 °C-
-
-
-
-

Hawera

61 km SSE60 m above sea level

3 hours ago
Dry
20 W20
moderate winds from the W
(22 km/h at W°)
12 °C-
-
-
-
-

Port Taharoa

120 km NNE27 m above sea level

3 hours ago
Dry
30 SW30
fresh winds from the SW
(30 km/h at SW°)
13 °C-
-
-
-
-

* NOTE: not all weather observatories update at the same frequency which is the reason why some locations may show data from stations that are further away than known closer ones. We also include passing Ship data if it is recorded close to Back Beach and within an acceptable time window.