Jacks Point Surf Forecast and Surf Reports
(New-Zealand – South Canterbury)
Photo credit: Rob Davies
Jacks Point Spot ID:
Reliability: fairly consistent
Best: Swell ENE | Wind W
Sea Temperature Today is: 12.0 °C
Sunday, 19 May 2013, 21:48 Local time
For Timaru Harbour, New Zealand, 4 miles from Jacks Point.
At Timaru Airport, 15 km from Jacks Point.
Overall Jacks Point Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May
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Visitor Reviews of Jacks Point
Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Jacks Point:(click location name for more details)
|Closest break||Lighthouse Reef||1 mi|
|Second closest break||Patiti Point||1 mi|
|Third closest break||Tuhawaiki Point||1 mi|
|Fourth closest break||Smithfield||4 mi|
|Fifth closest break||Crossroads||55 mi|
Wave buoys nearest to Jacks Point:
|Closest wave buoy||SW Hawaii Buoy||4669 mi|
|Second closest wave buoy||W Hawaii Buoy||4723 mi|
|Third closest wave buoy||NW Hawaii Buoy||4966 mi|
|Fourth closest wave buoy||NW Hawaii Buoy||5027 mi|
|Fifth closest wave buoy||N Hawaii 1 Buoy||5179 mi|
Tide stations nearest to Jacks Point:
|Closest tide station||Timaru Harbour||2 mi|
|Second closest tide station||Oamaru||49 mi|
|Third closest tide station||Lyttelton||93 mi|
|Fourth closest tide station||Akaroa||93 mi|
|Fifth closest tide station||Otago Harbour Entrance||97 mi|
Ski Resorts closest to Jacks Point:
|Closest ski area||Mount Dobson (New Zealand)||44 mi|
|Second closest ski area||Fox Peak (New Zealand)||48 mi|
|Third closest ski area||Awakino Ski Area (New Zealand)||52 mi|
|Fourth closest ski area||Roundhill (New Zealand)||52 mi|
|Fifth closest ski area||Mount Hutt (New Zealand)||65 mi|
Town and city forecasts close to Jacks Point:
|Closest city location||Christchurch (New Zealand)||93 mi|
|Second closest city location||Dunedin (New Zealand)||106 mi|
|Third closest city location||Invercargill (New Zealand)||197 mi|
|Fourth closest city location||Nelson (New Zealand)||241 mi|
|Fifth closest city location||Wellington (New Zealand)||282 mi|
- The closest passenger airport to Jacks Point is Timaru Airport (TIU) in New Zealand, 15 km (9 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Jacks Point is Oamaru Airport (OAM), also in New Zealand, 61 km (38 miles) away.
- Third is Glentanner Airport (MON) in New Zealand, 107 km (66 miles) away.
- Mount Cook Airport (GTN) in New Zealand is 117 km (73 miles) away.
- Christchurch International Airport (CHC), also in New Zealand is the fifth nearest airport to Jacks Point and is 146 km (91 miles) away.