Bell Block Reef ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.7
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 3.3
Wind and Kite Surfing: 5.0
Crowds: 4.3

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Bell Block Reef Surf Forecast / Taranaki / New Zealand

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 12 pm Thursday 05 Mar 2015 NZDT

Bell Block Reef surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.

Today's Bell Block Reef sea temperature is 20.9 °C (Statistics for 05 Mar 1981-2005 - mean: 19.1 max: 20.4 min: 17.4 °C)

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Wave Height (m) & direction (?)

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Period (s) (?) 15 14 13 16 9 14 13 11 16 15 14 12 11 12 12 12 12 18 17 16 16 16 15
Surfscale
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Energy (?) 135 390 585 596 1967 1775 1777 5706 34862 14525 6964 2979 1174 1069 655 469 306 459 1189 1081 1223 1393 1139
Wind
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15 NE15
20 NNW20
25 NNE25
55 N55
30 W30
20 NW20
50 NNW50
50 WNW50
60 W60
35 W35
35 WSW35
25 WSW25
10 SSW10
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15 SSW15
5 ESE5
25 WSW25
15 SSE15
10 NNE10
15 W15
10 ESE10
15 ENE15
15 NW15
Wind State (?) cross on cross cross-
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High Tide
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10:35AM
3.02

10:51PM
2.97
11:08AM
3.09

11:25PM
3.03
11:40AM
3.11

11:58PM
3.05
12:13PM
3.09

12:30AM
3.02
12:45PM
3.03

1:03AM
2.95

1:18PM
2.93
1:40AM
2.85

1:55PM
2.80
2:19AM
2.73


Low Tide
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4:45PM
0.28

4:58AM
0.25
5:18PM
0.21

5:31AM
0.21
5:50PM
0.19

6:04AM
0.22
6:23PM
0.21

6:36AM
0.27
6:55PM
0.27

7:10AM
0.36

7:29PM
0.36
7:47AM
0.48

8:07PM
0.48
8:29AM
0.61

Note: the tide data above is for New Plymouth which is 6 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Bell Block Reef. New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Bell Block Reef blow from the SE.
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Summary
clear clear rain shwrs heavy rain rain shwrs clear rain shwrs rain shwrs rain shwrs clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear
Rain (mm)
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High °C
21 21 21 21 21 20 21 19 19 21 21 19 20 21 19 22 23 19 20 21 20 21 22
Low °C
19 21 20 21 20 19 19 19 18 20 20 18 19 20 18 19 22 18 19 21 19 19 21
Chill °C (?)
21 21 21 20 21 20 21 18 18 21 21 18 20 21 19 22 23 18 20 21 20 21 22
Sunrise
7:09 - - 7:11 - - 7:11 - - 7:13 - - 7:13 - - 7:15 - - 7:16 - - 7:16 -
Sunset
- 19:59 - - 19:57 - - 19:55 - - 19:53 - - 19:52 - - 19:51 - - 19:50 - - 19:47
Short Range Forecast: Heavy rain (total 96mm), heaviest during Fri morning. Warm air temperatures (max 21°C on Thu morning, min 18°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (light winds from the NNE on Thu night, gales from the WNW by Sat night). Long Range Forecast: Mostly dry. Warm air temperatures (max 23°C on Tue afternoon, min 18°C on Sun night). Wind will be generally light.

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Information about the Bell Block Reef Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Bell Block Reef provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 7 days. A general guide to surfing at Bell Block Reef can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Bell Block Reef surf forecast is unique since it includes wave energy (power) that defines the real feel of the surf rather than just the height or the period. If you surf the same spot (Bell Block Reef) regularly then make a mental note of the wave energy from the surf forecast table each time you go. Very soon you may start to choose your surf days based on the wave energy alone combined with our forecast of favourable offshore wind conditions. Our star ratings will help here and of course you will also find the usual wave height and period predictions on our surf forecasts as well as a full break down of the swell components under our advanced users option (to reveal that, click the little Einstein character under the tide times).

Further information to help with frequently asked questions about our surf forecast for Bell Block Reef may be found under the help tab on the top menu and also by moving your mouse over the question marks on the surf forecast table itself. Please always bear in mind that the forecast is for near-shore open water and local factors at each surf break influence the actual breaking wave height, such as the beach / reef profile, water depths offshore and shelter.

Are you planning a holiday in Taranaki? If you are looking for accommodation near Bell Block Reef, camping, hotels and holiday cottages in Taranaki, consider staying in New Plymouth which is 6 km (4 miles) away.

 

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