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Gillin's ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.0

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Gillin's Surf Forecast / HAW – Kaua'i / USA

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 1 pm Wednesday 21 Feb 2018 HST

Gillin's surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.

Today's Gillin's sea temperature is 24.1 °C (Statistics for 21 Feb 1981-2005 - mean: 24.0 max: 25.0 min: 23.5 °C)

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Wave Height (m) & direction (?)

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Period(s) (?)---8788888888888910910999
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Wave
Graph
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Energy(?)000120108423434267486351322322288235230256109813456261874599562562
Wind
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15
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15
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15
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10
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High Tide
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8:43PM
0.51
7:07AM
0.40

10:10PM
0.55
8:22AM
0.34

11:35PM
0.60
10:28AM
0.31

12:32AM
0.66
12:03PM
0.31

1:25AM
0.71
1:09PM
0.34

2:10AM
0.74
2:00PM
0.39

2:49AM
0.75



Low Tide
/ height (m)

2:45AM
0.33

2:13PM
0.13

5:36AM
0.33
3:23PM
0.12

7:13AM
0.28
4:43PM
0.11

7:50AM
0.23
5:48PM
0.08

8:30AM
0.19
6:48PM
0.06

9:00AM
0.15
7:43PM
0.04

9:31AM
0.13


Note: the tide data above is for Acid Drops which is 8 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Gillin's.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Gillin's blow from the NNW.
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Summary
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Rain (mm)
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High °C
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Chill °C (?)
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Sunrise
--7:03--7:01--7:01--7:01--7:00--6:58--6:58--
Sunset
6:37--6:37--6:38--6:38--6:39--6:39--6:40--6:40-
Short Range Forecast: Heavy rain (total 67mm), heaviest during Sat morning. Warm air temperatures (max 25°C on Thu afternoon, min 22°C on Wed night). Wind will be generally light.Long Range Forecast:Heavy rain (total 28mm), heaviest during Sun morning. Warm air temperatures (max 24°C on Sun afternoon, min 22°C on Mon night). Mainly fresh winds.

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Information about the Gillin's Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Gillin's provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 7 days. A general guide to surfing at Gillin's can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Gillin's surf forecast is unique since it includes wave energy (power) that defines the real feel of the surf rather than just the height or the period. If you surf the same spot (Gillin's) regularly then make a mental note of the wave energy from the surf forecast table each time you go. Very soon you may start to choose your surf days based on the wave energy alone combined with our forecast of favourable offshore wind conditions. Our star ratings will help here and of course you will also find the usual wave height and period predictions on our surf forecasts as well as a full break down of the swell components under our advanced users option (to reveal that, click the little Einstein character under the tide times).

Further information to help with frequently asked questions about our surf forecast for Gillin's may be found under the help tab on the top menu and also by moving your mouse over the question marks on the surf forecast table itself. Please always bear in mind that the forecast is for near-shore open water and local factors at each surf break influence the actual breaking wave height, such as the beach / reef profile, water depths offshore and shelter.

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