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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 (fresh winds from the SSE at Farewell Spit 21 km from Farewell Spit). 0.6m 9 s period swell from WSW with 2.4m 7 s period wind swell from ESE
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21 km away, 3 h 53 min ago

Moderate
30 km/h
SSE
14.0
15.1
Air / Water (°C)
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Farewell Spit Surf Forecast / Nelson – West Coast / New Zealand

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 6 pm Saturday 18 Nov 2017 NZDT

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 15.1 °C (Statistics for 18 Nov 1981-2005 - mean: 14.7 max: 15.9 min: 13.6 °C)

Saturday 18Sunday 19Monday 20
4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM
Rating
(10 max)
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
0.3
WSW
0.3
WSW
0.3
WSW
0.4
SW
0.3
WSW
0.3
WSW
0.3
WSW
0.3
WSW
0.4
WSW
0.4
WSW
0.4
WSW
0.4
WSW
0.4
WSW
0.4
WSW
0.3
WSW
0.3
WSW
0.4
WSW
0.4
WSW
Period(s) (?)12129899101013131313121212121211
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)313016181617202059555353515028275249
Wind
(km/h)
45
ESE
45
ESE
40
ESE
40
ESE
35
SE
30
SE
30
ESE
30
E
30
ESE
20
ESE
25
ESE
20
ESE
15
SE
10
SE
5
ENE
10
N
15
NW
15
WNW
Wind State(?)cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
on
oncross-
on
cross
Tide State(?)
--flowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebblow
High Tide
/ height (m)



10:54PM
3.14



11:15AM
3.21



11:30PM
3.13



11:50AM
3.20


Low Tide
/ height (m)





5:03AM
0.21



5:24PM
0.28



5:39AM
0.23



6:00PM
0.30

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.
 Saturday 18Sunday 19Monday 20
4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Summary
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Rain (mm)
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Temp. °C
131413121212131415161514141414141516
Chill °C (?)
101110999111213151312131314131415
Sunrise
-----5:58-------5:58----
Sunset
-8:28-------8:29-------8:30

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