Kahutara Surf Forecast and Surf Reports
(New-Zealand – Kaikoura)
Photo credit: Karl Taylor
Kahutara Spot ID:
Type: reef and point
Reliability: fairly consistent
Best: Swell SSE | Wind WNW
Sea Temperature Today is: 12.8 °C
Monday, 20 May 2013, 00:33 Local time
For Kaikoura, New Zealand, 9 miles from Kahutara.
At Kaikoura, 9 km from Kahutara.
Overall Kahutara Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May
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The two graphs above are also combined in the single Kahutara surf consistency graph.
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Use this relief map to navigate to Kaikoura surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of Kahutara
Visitor Reviews of Kahutara
Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Kahutara:(click location name for more details)
|Closest break||Whale Watch Reef (Kaikoura)||6 mi|
|Second closest break||Oaro||7 mi|
|Third closest break||Maungamanu||12 mi|
|Fourth closest break||Meatworks (near Maungamanu)||12 mi|
|Fifth closest break||Blue Duck Stream||14 mi|
Wave buoys nearest to Kahutara:
|Closest wave buoy||SW Hawaii Buoy||4488 mi|
|Second closest wave buoy||W Hawaii Buoy||4544 mi|
|Third closest wave buoy||NW Hawaii Buoy||4790 mi|
|Fourth closest wave buoy||NW Hawaii Buoy||4851 mi|
|Fifth closest wave buoy||N Hawaii 1 Buoy||4997 mi|
Tide stations nearest to Kahutara:
|Closest tide station||Kaikoura||6 mi|
|Second closest tide station||Cape Campbell||59 mi|
|Third closest tide station||Havelock||80 mi|
|Fourth closest tide station||Port Underwood||80 mi|
|Fifth closest tide station||Okiwa Bay||81 mi|
Ski Resorts closest to Kahutara:
|Closest ski area||Mount Lyford (New Zealand)||22 mi|
|Second closest ski area||Hanmer (New Zealand)||37 mi|
|Third closest ski area||Rainbow (New Zealand)||54 mi|
|Fourth closest ski area||Craigieburn (New Zealand)||107 mi|
|Fifth closest ski area||Temple Basin (New Zealand)||108 mi|
Town and city forecasts close to Kahutara:
|Closest city location||Nelson (New Zealand)||81 mi|
|Second closest city location||Christchurch (New Zealand)||90 mi|
|Third closest city location||Wellington (New Zealand)||101 mi|
|Fourth closest city location||Lower Hutt (New Zealand)||108 mi|
|Fifth closest city location||Porirua (New Zealand)||111 mi|
- The closest passenger airport to Kahutara is Woodbourne Airport (BHE) in New Zealand, 104 km (65 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Kahutara is Nelson Airport (NSN), also in New Zealand, 130 km (81 miles) away.
- Third is Christchurch International Airport (CHC) in New Zealand, 146 km (91 miles) away.
- Wellington International Airport (WLG) in New Zealand is 159 km (99 miles) away.
- Westport Airport (WSZ), also in New Zealand is the fifth nearest airport to Kahutara and is 183 km (114 miles) away.