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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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Farewell Spit Surf Photo: 'Bob at Fossil Point' by Rob Davies

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2.0
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14 s cross 4 s 14 s 12 s

Open ocean wave model on 23 February at 3 pm

Forecast wind and swell just offshore from Farewell Spit around the time the photo was taken

Bob at Fossil Point, Farewell Spit
user: Rob Davies (724 photos)
photo taken at: 4:36 pm 23 Feb 2011

Bob at Fossil Point

New Zealand | Farewell Spit

Average rating: 3.0
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Surprisingly good wave considering the wind was on it, which is a good thing because the wind is generally a problem here. An isolated spot where you are unlikely to see any other surfers.