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Blacks Reef ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.7
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 2.3
Wind and Kite Surfing: 2.0
Crowds: 3.3

Overall: 2.8

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Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for Gisborne and Mahia

  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Blacks Reef (light winds from the N at Mahia Heights 7 km from Blacks Reef). 0.7m 14 s period swell from SSW with 0.6m 4 s period wind swell from NNE
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Actual: 43 min ago

Light
6 km/h
N
Clean
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Blacks Reef Surf Forecast / Gisborne and Mahia / New Zealand

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 12 am Thursday 15 Nov 2018 NZDT

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

Today's Blacks Reef sea temperature is 15.2 °C (Statistics for 15 Nov 1981-2005 - mean: 15.6 max: 16.8 min: 14.5 °C)

WedThursday 15Friday 16Sat
10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM
Rating
(10 max)
1
2
2
2
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
0.4
SSW
0.5
S
0.6
SSW
0.6
SSW
0.5
SSW
0.5
S
0.4
SSW
0.4
SSW
0.3
SSW
1
NE
0.4
ENE
0.4
ENE
0.4
ENE
0.3
S
0.3
S
0.2
S
1
NE
0.1
S
Period(s) (?)161514141413131212599910101052
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)841181651561079255512600001817700
Wind
(km/h)
20
NE
15
NNE
10
N
10
N
5
NE
15
ENE
20
ENE
20
NE
15
NNE
10
NNW
10
NNW
10
NNW
5
ENE
15
E
20
ENE
15
NE
10
N
10
W
Wind State(?)offoffoffoffoffcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
glasscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross
Tide State(?)
flowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebbebblowflow
High Tide
/ height (m)

11:48PM
1.57



12:10PM
1.61



12:32AM
1.51



12:58PM
1.55




Low Tide
/ height (m)



5:59AM
0.43



6:30PM
0.38



6:44AM
0.44




7:16PM
0.39

Note: the tide data above is for Waikokopu, New Zealand which is 3 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Blacks Reef.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Blacks Reef blow from the NNE.
 WedThursday 15Friday 16Sat
10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
Summary
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Rain (mm)
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Temp. °C
151313131719181717151414182020201916
Chill °C (?)
141212121719171617151414182020201916
Sunrise
---5:46-------5:45------
Sunset
-------8:00-------8:01--

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