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Eddies South Shore ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 5.0

Overall: 3.0

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Eddies South Shore Surf Forecast and Surf Reports

(Canterbury, New Zealand)

Eddies South Shore Spot ID

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Type: sandbar

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell E | Wind WNW

Sea Temperature Today is: 13.3 °C

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Saturday, 26 May 2018, 18:30 Local time
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Wave (m) 0.9
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0.7
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Period (s) 8 8 9 9
Wind (km/h) 10
W 5
NNW 15
NE 15
NE
Wind State cross-
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Eddies South Shore in Canterbury is an exposed sandbar break that has inconsistent surf with no particular seasonal pattern. Offshore winds are from the west northwest. Clean groundswells prevail and the best swell direction is from the east. The sandbar break favours left handers. Best around high tide. An uncrowded break, even when it is working.

New Zealand wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Lyttelton, New Zealand, 6 km from Eddies South Shore.

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Eddies South Shore Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Mt Pleasant, 3 km from Eddies South Shore.

light winds from the NE

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Air temperature
9.7 °C

Current weather near Eddies South Shore

Overall Eddies South Shore Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May

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  • The closest passenger airport to Eddies South Shore is Christchurch International Airport (CHC) in New Zealand, which is 20 km (12 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Eddies South Shore is Timaru Airport (TIU), also in New Zealand, 148 km (92 miles) away.
  • The third closest airport is Hokitika Airport (HKK), also in New Zealand, 172 km (107 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Eddies South Shore, Canterbury. Use the tab navigation above to view Eddies South Shore sea temperature, Eddies South Shore photographs, Eddies South Shore detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Eddies South Shore webcams, current wind from Canterbury live weather stations and Eddies South Shore tide predictions. The New Zealand swell maps link will open up the big picture showing New Zealand and the surrounding seas. These swell maps can be animated to show the different swell components, wave energy, wave period, wave heights, together with wind and weather forecasts, current weather and sea state observations from New Zealand wave-buoys, passing ships and coastal weather stations. Each of the forecast pages for this surf break feature a global and regional wavefinder tool to locate the best surf conditions in the area around Eddies South Shore.