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Fishermans Reef ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 1.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 2.2

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Fishermans Reef Spot ID

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Type: reef

Reliability: rarely breaks

Best: Swell NE | Wind SW

Sea Temperature Today is: 19.4 °C

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Wednesday, 4 May 2016, 20:01 Local time
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Wave (m) 0.5
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0.7
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Period (s) 3 4 4 4
Wind (km/h) 30
N 35
N 30
NNW 25
NNW
Wind State cross-
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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. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the ideal swell direction is from the northeast. No reef break here. Sometimes crowded. Watch out for - Urchins - Rocks.

New Zealand wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Weiti River, New Zealand, 5 km from Fishermans Reef.

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Fishermans Reef Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Auckland, 9 km from Fishermans Reef.

light winds from the NNE

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Current weather near Fishermans Reef

Overall Fishermans Reef Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May

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Ski Resorts closest to Fishermans Reef:

  • Closest ski area
    186 mi
  • Second closest ski area
    190 mi
  • Third closest ski area
    190 mi
  • Fourth closest ski area
    191 mi
  • Fifth closest ski area
    377 mi
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Town and city forecasts close to Fishermans Reef:

Airports

  • 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.
Fishermans Reef break location map and break info

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.


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