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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 SE at Mahia Heights 7 km from Blacks Reef). 0.9m 17 s period swell from SSW with 1.8m 9 s period wind swell from SSW
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Actual: 48 min ago

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

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 11 am Wednesday 26 Sep 2018 NZST

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 12.6 °C (Statistics for 26 Sep 1981-2005 - mean: 14.0 max: 15.3 min: 13.2 °C)

Wednesday 26Thursday 27Friday 28
9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM
Rating
(10 max)
0
0
1
3
6
6
4
6
5
4
4
4
5
5
5
5
5
3
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
1.9
SW
1.7
SSW
1.8
SSW
2.5
S
3
S
3
S
2.5
S
3
S
3
S
2.5
S
2.5
S
2.4
S
2.3
S
2.1
S
2
S
1.9
S
1.8
S
1.7
S
Period(s) (?)989151514141414141414141414131313
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)55443349329453620320829463119311928362670229320781686146512661077917
Wind
(km/h)
25
W
20
SW
20
SW
20
SSE
10
SSW
5
WSW
10
W
10
WSW
10
SW
10
SSW
10
SE
10
ESE
10
NNE
5
N
0
WNW
0
S
0
W
5
ESE
Wind State(?)cross-
on
cross-
on
oncross-
on
oncross-
on
crosscross-
on
cross-
on
oncross-
on
crossoffcross-
off
glassglassglasscross
Tide State(?)
highebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebb
High Tide
/ height (m)
6:18AM
1.52



6:40PM
1.58



7:03AM
1.58



7:25PM
1.62



7:48AM
1.63

Low Tide
/ height (m)


12:25PM
0.30



12:53AM
0.28



1:10PM
0.27



1:37AM
0.25



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.
 Wednesday 26Thursday 27Friday 28
9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM
clear
clear
partially cloudy
rain showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
rain showers
rain showers
clear
clear
partially cloudy
rain showers
light rain
light rain
rain showers
rain showers
Summary
clearclearsome cloudsrain shwrssome cloudssome cloudsclearclearrain shwrsrain shwrsclearclearsome cloudsrain shwrslight rainlight rainrain shwrsrain shwrs
Rain (mm)
---1----12---11211
Temp. °C
1415141010988101112111010991011
Chill °C (?)
12141289866810111099991010
Sunrise
5:52------5:50-------5:48--
Sunset
---6:08-------6:08------

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