uk es it fr pt nl
Motiti Island - Ernies ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.3

See all 18 ratings

Based on 1 vote. Vote


Surf Report Feed

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for Bay of Plenty

  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing glassy conditions at Motiti Island - Ernies (light winds from the SSW at Papamoa wx 12 km from Motiti Island - Ernies). 1.9m 7 s period wind swell from NNE
    Motiti Island - Ernies
<
>
View all

Actual: 57 min ago

Light
7.2 km/h
SSW
Glassy
Please reload the page to see if there are any updates.
Motiti Island - Ernies location mapLogo printSetup Email Surf &amp; Wind AlertSecret spot?

Motiti Island - Ernies Surf Forecast / Bay of Plenty / New Zealand

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 12 am Friday 19 Jan 2018 NZDT

Motiti Island - Ernies surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.

Today's Motiti Island - Ernies sea temperature is 21.3 °C (Statistics for 19 Jan 1981-2005 - mean: 19.9 max: 22.2 min: 18.6 °C)

ThuFriday 19Saturday 20Sunday 21Monday 22Tuesday 23Wednesday 24Thursday 25Fri
Night
AM
PM
Night
AM
PM
Night
AM
PM
Night
AM
PM
Night
AM
PM
Night
AM
PM
Night
AM
PM
Night
AM
Rating
(10 max)
1
2
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
1
0
0
0
0
1
2
3
3
Swell
Height Map See all maps
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
1.7
NNE
1.6
NNE
0.8
NE
0.8
NE
0.7
NE
1
NNE
1
NNE
0.8
NNE
0.6
NE
0.6
NE
0.7
NE
0.9
NE
0.9
NNE
0.9
NNE
0.9
NNE
0.7
NE
0.6
NE
0.6
NE
0.7
NE
0.7
NE
1
NE
1.2
NE
1.2
NE
Period(s) (?)77777777688777777899121110
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)286254606945858851344469758681734936588381263326313
Wind
(km/h)
25
NNE
15
NNE
15
NNE
10
NNE
10
NNE
15
N
5
NNW
5
N
20
N
10
NE
15
SE
10
NNE
5
NW
10
SSE
10
NNW
15
WSW
10
WSW
20
N
5
SSE
10
E
15
NNE
0
E
5
SE
Wind State(?)crosscross-
on
crosscross-
on
cross-
on
crosscross-
off
crosscrosscross-
on
cross-
on
crossglasscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscrossoncross-
on
glassglass
High Tide
/ height (m)

9:18AM
1.74

9:31PM
1.64
9:58AM
1.75

10:11PM
1.63
10:37AM
1.75

10:53PM
1.62
11:16AM
1.74

11:33PM
1.61
11:55AM
1.73

12:18AM
1.60
12:38PM
1.72

1:05AM
1.61

1:24PM
1.71
1:57AM
1.62

Low Tide
/ height (m)
3:00AM
0.22

3:28PM
0.32
3:40AM
0.22

4:10PM
0.30

4:19AM
0.23
4:50PM
0.30

4:59AM
0.26
5:30PM
0.29

5:39AM
0.28
6:11PM
0.29

6:22AM
0.31
6:56PM
0.28

7:10AM
0.33

7:44PM
0.26

Note: the tide data above is calculated at the surf break location.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Motiti Island - Ernies blow from the W.
 ThuFriday 19Saturday 20Sunday 21Monday 22Tuesday 23Wednesday 24Thursday 25Fri
Night
AM
PM
Night
AM
PM
Night
AM
PM
Night
AM
PM
Night
AM
PM
Night
AM
PM
Night
AM
PM
Night
AM
heavy rain
rain showers
partially cloudy
rain showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
rain showers
light rain
partially cloudy
thunderstorm
clear
clear
thunderstorm
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Summary
heavy rainrain shwrssome cloudsrain shwrsclearclearclearclearclearrain shwrslight rainsome cloudsrisk thund- derclearclearrisk thund- derclearclearclearclearclearclearclear
Rain (mm)
111-2-----35-4--2-------
High °C
2121222122222121212121212224252324262422222120
Low °C
2020212021212021212020212021241821262021212020
Chill °C (?)
2121222122222121212121212224252324262422222120
Sunrise
-6:13--6:13--6:15--6:16--6:16--6:18--6:20---
Sunset
--8:35--8:35--8:34--8:34--8:32--8:32--8:31--
Short Range Forecast: Heavy rain (total 22mm), heaviest during Thu night. Warm air temperatures (max 22°C on Fri afternoon, min 20°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.Long Range Forecast:Light rain (total 6mm), mostly falling on Mon night. Warm air temperatures (max 26°C on Wed afternoon, min 18°C on Tue night). Wind will be generally light.

FREE! Surf-Forecast.com widget for your website

The surf report / weather widget below is available to embed on third party websites free of charge and provides a summary of our Motiti Island - Ernies surf forecast. Simply grab the html code snippet that we provide and paste it into your own site. You can choose your preferred language and metric/imperial units for the surf forecast feed to suit users of your site. Click here to get the code.



Information about the Motiti Island - Ernies Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Motiti Island - Ernies provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 7 days. A general guide to surfing at Motiti Island - Ernies can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Motiti Island - Ernies 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 (Motiti Island - Ernies) 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 Motiti Island - Ernies 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 Bay of Plenty? If you are looking for accommodation near Motiti Island - Ernies, camping, hotels and holiday cottages in Bay of Plenty, consider staying in Tauranga which is 22 km (14 miles) away. Other places in and around Bay of Plenty where you can find information about places to rent, and car hire include Rotorua which is 57 km (35 miles) away, Whakatane, Cambridge and Hamilton.