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Farewell Spit ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.2

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  1. weather stationWind Update The wind is still cross-off at Farewell Spit (light winds from the ESE at Whanganui Inlet Pakawau wx 13 km from Farewell Spit). 0.7m 14 s period swell from W
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Actual: 34 min ago

Light
14.8 km/h
ESE
Cross-Off
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Farewell Spit Surf Forecast / Nelson – West Coast / New Zealand

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 5 pm Friday 22 Jun 2018 NZST

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

Today's Farewell Spit sea temperature is 13.2 °C (Statistics for 22 Jun 1981-2005 - mean: 14.1 max: 15.7 min: 13.2 °C)

Friday 22Saturday 23Sunday 24
3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM
Rating
(10 max)
2
2
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
0.6
W
0.6
W
0.5
W
0.5
W
0.5
W
0.5
W
0.5
W
0.4
WSW
0.1
W
0.1
W
0.1
W
1.1
W
1.4
W
1.5
W
1.5
WNW
1.8
WNW
2.2
WNW
2.5
WNW
Period(s) (?)14141414141313132222215566667
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)14213897969390865310995597139136231406629
Wind
(km/h)
20
WSW
20
WSW
15
SW
15
SW
25
WSW
30
WSW
30
WSW
35
W
35
W
35
W
30
W
30
W
40
W
35
W
35
WNW
45
WNW
50
WNW
45
W
Wind State(?)cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscrosscrosscrosscrosscrosscrosscrosscrosscrosscross
Tide State(?)
flowhighebblowflowhighebbebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebblowflow
High Tide
/ height (m)

5:34PM
2.75



5:59AM
2.80




6:35PM
2.77



6:57AM
2.79



Low Tide
/ height (m)



11:45PM
0.69




12:18PM
0.59



12:46AM
0.69



1:14PM
0.57

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 Farewell Spit blow from the S.
 Friday 22Saturday 23Sunday 24
3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
rain showers
rain showers
clear
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
rain showers
Summary
clearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearrain shwrsrain shwrsclearrisk thund- derrisk thund- derrain shwrs
Rain (mm)
------------11-124
Temp. °C
121211111212121313121213131414141413
Chill °C (?)
101099109910109910101211111110
Sunrise
------7:52-------7:52---
Sunset
5:08-------5:08-------5:08-

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