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Fletchers Beach ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.5
Consistency of Surf: 3.5
Difficulty Level: 3.5
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 4.5

Overall: 2.9

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Fletchers Beach Surf Photo: 'Seal surfing' by Rob Davies

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Peak Waves Wind Wind Waves Swell 1 Swell 2 3 hours
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1.8
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10
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0.3
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1.6
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0.7
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13 s cross-
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2 s 13 s 18 s

Open ocean wave model on 14 May at 12 pm

Forecast wind and swell just offshore from Fletchers Beach around the time the photo was taken

Seal surfing, Fletchers Beach
user: Rob Davies (724 photos)
photo taken at: 12:24 pm 14 May 2014

Seal surfing

New Zealand | Fletchers Beach

Average rating: 3.0
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You can just about see the Fur seal surfing the green wave ahead of me. A few minutes before, we were visited by two or three Hectors dolphins. Falling mid-tide and close to where the shoulder starts forming wide of the bay.