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Blaketown Wedge ratings
Quality on a good day: 5.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.3
Difficulty Level: 1.7
Wind and Kite Surfing: 2.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.7

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  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Blaketown Wedge (light winds from the E at Greymouth wx 3 km from Blaketown Wedge). 2.8m 11 s period swell from W
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Actual: 38 min ago

Light
6.1 km/h
E
Clean
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Blaketown Wedge Surf Forecast / New Zealand

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 11 pm Sunday 22 Jul 2018 NZST

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

Today's Blaketown Wedge sea temperature is 11.9 °C (Statistics for 22 Jul 1981-2005 - mean: 12.6 max: 13.8 min: 11.6 °C)

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Height Map See all maps
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
3.5
W
3.5
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2.5
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1.7
W
1.2
W
0.8
WSW
0.6
WNW
0.7
WSW
1.2
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1
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1.2
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1.6
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2.4
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2.5
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2.5
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2.1
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1.8
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1.5
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1.4
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1.1
WSW
3
NW
3.5
NW
Period(s) (?)13111191211191817161515121616151414121313810
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)4265342817014903801431203188275344843857342964296326791807133560768341111452495
Wind
(km/h)
20
W
5
SSW
10
E
10
ESE
10
ESE
5
ESE
10
ESE
10
E
5
WNW
10
E
10
NE
0
SW
0
ESE
5
SE
15
SW
5
ESE
5
E
10
NNW
5
ENE
10
ENE
15
ENE
15
NNW
15
NW
Wind State(?)onglassoffoffoffcross-
off
offoffglassoffcross-
off
glassglassglasscross-
on
offoffcross-
on
glassoffcross-
off
crosscross
High Tide
/ height (m)

7:28AM
2.89

7:57PM
2.90
8:22AM
2.94

8:47PM
2.99
9:09AM
3.02

9:31PM
3.08
9:52AM
3.11

10:10PM
3.17
10:30AM
3.17

10:47PM
3.23
11:07AM
3.21

11:21PM
3.26
11:41AM
3.22

11:55PM
3.27

Low Tide
/ height (m)
1:14AM
1.33

1:42PM
1.32
2:11AM
1.30

2:36PM
1.28
3:00AM
1.24

3:23PM
1.21

3:43AM
1.16
4:04PM
1.13

4:22AM
1.09
4:42PM
1.05

4:58AM
1.02
5:17PM
0.98

5:32AM
0.97
5:50PM
0.94


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

Offshore winds at Blaketown Wedge blow from the E.
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Summary
rain shwrsrain shwrscloudyclearsome cloudssome cloudsclearclearsome cloudsclearlight rainrain shwrsrain shwrssome cloudssome cloudssome cloudssome cloudsrain shwrssome cloudscloudymod. rainheavy rainmod. rain
Rain (mm)
333--------445----3--7579
High °C
1011128101169106101189108911910111414
Low °C
81010679458579779671099101214
Chill °C (?)
7101169104810491178879109891313
Sunrise
-7:54--7:54--7:52--7:52--7:50--7:50--7:48---
Sunset
--5:28--5:29--5:30--5:30--5:31--5:32--5:34--
Short Range Forecast: Heavy rain (total 40mm), heaviest during Sun night. Cool air temperatures (max 12°C on Mon afternoon, min 4°C on Tue night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the W on Sun night, calm by Wed afternoon).Long Range Forecast:Heavy rain (total 85mm), heaviest during Sun night. Cool air temperatures (max 14°C on Sun night, min 6°C on Fri night). Wind will be generally light.

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Information about the Blaketown Wedge Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Blaketown Wedge provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 7 days. A general guide to surfing at Blaketown Wedge can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Blaketown Wedge 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 (Blaketown Wedge) 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 Blaketown Wedge 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.

Blaketown Wedge is 172 km (107 miles) from the city of Christchurch. If you plan a holiday in West Coast South Island, look for hotels and other accommodation in Christchurch. Christchurch has rooms for a wide range of budgets as well as car hire and transport links.