Fishermans Reef Spot ID
Reliability: rarely breaks
Best: Swell NE | Wind SW
Sea Temperature Today is: -1.7 °C
Fishermans Reef in Auckland is a very sheltered reef break The best wind direction is from the southwest with some shelter here from east winds. Waves just as likely from local windswells as from distant groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the northeast. No reef break here. It's sometimes crowded here. Beware of - Urchins - Rocks.
Overall Fishermans Reef Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May
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- The closest passenger airport to Fishermans Reef is Auckland International Airport (AKL) in New Zealand, 43 km (27 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Fishermans Reef is Whangarei Airport (WRE), also in New Zealand, 101 km (63 miles) away.
- Third is Hamilton Airport (HLZ) in New Zealand, 148 km (92 miles) away.
- Kerikeri Airport (KKE) in New Zealand is 169 km (105 miles) away.
- Tauranga Airport (TRG), also in New Zealand is the fifth nearest airport to Fishermans Reef and is 173 km (107 miles) away.
This is the Surf-Forecast page for Fishermans Reef, Auckland. Use the tab navigation above to view Fishermans Reef sea temperature, Fishermans Reef photographs, Fishermans Reef detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Fishermans Reef webcams, current wind from Auckland live weather stations and Fishermans Reef tide predictions. The New Zealand swell maps link will open up the big picture showing New Zealand and the surrounding seas. These swell maps can be animated to show the different swell components, wave energy, wave period, wave heights, together with wind and weather forecasts, current weather and sea state observations from New Zealand wave-buoys, passing ships and coastal weather stations. Each of the forecast pages for this surf break feature a global and regional wavefinder tool to locate the best surf conditions in the area around Fishermans Reef.