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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 Continuing clean conditions at Motiti Island - Ernies (calm at Papamoa Beach wx 14 km from Motiti Island - Ernies). no significant swell
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Actual: 59 min ago

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

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 12 pm Monday 10 Dec 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 18.3 °C (Statistics for 10 Dec 1981-2005 - mean: 17.8 max: 19.1 min: 16.2 °C)

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Swell
Height Map See all maps
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
0.1
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0.4
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0.3
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0.5
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0.6
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Period(s) (?)9931211101010121111111111104104111191113
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)332266180785472666463382119688121291217
Wind
(km/h)
10
SW
15
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10
ENE
10
E
15
NNE
15
NNW
5
WNW
15
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10
SSW
5
E
15
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5
N
15
ESE
15
NNE
5
SSE
10
ESE
20
NE
10
ENE
15
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15
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5
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20
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Wind State(?)cross-
off
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High Tide
/ height (m)


9:55PM
1.67
10:24AM
1.77

10:38PM
1.63
11:07AM
1.74

11:21PM
1.59
11:49AM
1.70

12:06AM
1.54
12:33PM
1.66

12:52AM
1.50

1:17PM
1.62
1:40AM
1.47

2:03PM
1.59
2:31AM
1.46


Low Tide
/ height (m)

3:53PM
0.28

4:05AM
0.19
4:36PM
0.30

4:47AM
0.23
5:20PM
0.33

5:30AM
0.28
6:04PM
0.37

6:13AM
0.34
6:49PM
0.40

6:58AM
0.39

7:35PM
0.42
7:45AM
0.44

8:23PM
0.42
8:34AM
0.47

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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Rain (mm)
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High °C
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Low °C
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Chill °C (?)
2324191818182019192020191919192020181919181919
Sunrise
5:46--5:46--5:46--5:46--5:46--5:46--5:47--5:47-
Sunset
-8:28--8:28--8:29--8:30--8:30--8:30--8:31--8:32
Short Range Forecast: Moderate rain (total 14mm), heaviest on Wed afternoon. Warm air temperatures (max 24°C on Mon afternoon, min 15°C on Wed night). Wind will be generally light.Long Range Forecast:Light rain (total 5mm), mostly falling on Thu night. Warm air temperatures (max 20°C on Sat morning, min 16°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.