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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

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  1. weather stationWind Update The wind is still offshore at Motiti Island - Ernies (light winds from the W at Maketu Beach Te Puke wx 12 km from Motiti Island - Ernies). 2.3m 6 s period wind swell from WSW
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Moderate
19.5 km/h
W
Offshore
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Motiti Island - Ernies Surf Forecast / Bay of Plenty / New Zealand

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 11 am Tuesday 25 Sep 2018 NZST

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 14.3 °C (Statistics for 25 Sep 1981-2005 - mean: 14.8 max: 15.9 min: 13.5 °C)

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Swell
Height Map See all maps
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
0.4
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0.7
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Period(s) (?)991010101110101012121115141413131399566
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
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Energy(?)332219101011118101110344434433224385
Wind
(km/h)
35
W
45
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30
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35
WSW
35
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20
WSW
15
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15
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15
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10
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Wind State(?)offoffoffoffoffcross-
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High Tide
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7:01PM
1.72
7:22AM
1.68

7:41PM
1.75
8:04AM
1.72

8:21PM
1.77
8:45AM
1.75

9:01PM
1.78
9:27AM
1.76

9:43PM
1.77
10:11AM
1.77

10:27PM
1.75
10:58AM
1.76

11:16PM
1.72


Low Tide
/ height (m)

12:48PM
0.28
1:14AM
0.26

1:30PM
0.25
1:54AM
0.21

2:11PM
0.23
2:34AM
0.18

2:52PM
0.22

3:15AM
0.16
3:35PM
0.23

3:57AM
0.15
4:19PM
0.24

4:42AM
0.16
5:08PM
0.26

5:31AM
0.18

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.
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Summary
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High °C
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Low °C
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Chill °C (?)
999121391413101414101315101214141415151515
Sunrise
5:58--5:58--5:56--5:54--5:52--5:52--5:50--5:48-
Sunset
-6:13--6:13--6:14--6:15--6:15--6:16--6:17--6:19
Short Range Forecast: Mostly dry. Cool air temperatures (max 15°C on Wed afternoon, min 9°C on Thu night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the W on Tue afternoon, light winds from the SW by Fri morning).Long Range Forecast:Light rain (total 3mm), mostly falling on Tue morning. Cool air temperatures (max 16°C on Sat afternoon, min 9°C on Fri night). Wind will be generally light.

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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.