uk es it fr pt nl
Kahutara ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.7
Consistency of Surf: 2.7
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 3.0
Crowds: 3.7

Overall: 3.9

See all 18 ratings

Based on 3 votes. Vote


Surf Report Feed

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for Kaikoura and Marlborough

  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Kahutara (calm at Peninsula Kaikoura wx 9 km from Kahutara). 2.1m 13 s period swell from SSW with an additional 1.1m 13 s period swell from SSE
    Kahutara
<
>
View all

Actual: 28 min ago

Calm
0 km/h
N
Clean
Please reload the page to see if there are any updates.
Kahutara location mapLogo printSetup Email Surf &amp; Wind AlertSecret spot?

Kahutara Surf Forecast / Kaikoura and Marlborough / New Zealand

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 6 am Wednesday 17 Oct 2018 NZDT

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

Today's Kahutara sea temperature is 10.9 °C (Statistics for 17 Oct 1981-2005 - mean: 11.2 max: 12.5 min: 10.0 °C)

Wednesday 17Thursday 18Friday 19
4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM
Rating
(10 max)
4
5
4
5
4
3
4
4
3
3
1
0
0
3
3
2
2
4
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
1.8
S
1.9
S
1.4
SSW
1.8
S
1.9
S
1.6
S
1.5
S
1.3
SSW
1.1
S
1
S
1.2
SSW
1.5
S
1.4
S
1.4
S
1.3
S
1.4
S
1.2
S
1
S
Period(s) (?)111313141414131212121167999916
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)799112463813341443947812537353289370149184313287320225513
Wind
(km/h)
10
W
15
WNW
5
SSW
5
ESE
10
NE
10
NNE
10
NNW
10
WNW
10
W
10
W
20
SSW
20
SSW
15
S
5
SE
10
NE
10
NE
10
NNE
5
NNW
Wind State(?)cross-
off
offcross-
off
oncrosscrosscross-
off
offoffcross-
off
crosscrosscrossoncross-
on
crosscrosscross-
off
Tide State(?)
ebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowflowhighebb
High Tide
/ height (m)



11:49AM
1.89



12:15AM
1.82



12:38PM
1.85




1:02AM
1.79

Low Tide
/ height (m)

5:35AM
0.67



6:11PM
0.66



6:22AM
0.70



6:59PM
0.68




Note: the tide data above is for Kaikoura, New Zealand which is 9 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Kahutara.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Kahutara blow from the WNW.
 Wednesday 17Thursday 18Friday 19
4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Summary
clearclearsome cloudssome cloudssome cloudssome cloudssome cloudsclearclearsome cloudssome cloudssome cloudsclearclearclearclearclearclear
Rain (mm)
------------------
Temp. °C
121317151718181615161412131211121314
Chill °C (?)
111217151718181614161210111210111214
Sunrise
-6:31-------6:31-------6:28
Sunset
-----7:50-------7:51----

FREE! Surf-Forecast.com widget for your website

The surf report / weather widget below is available to embed on third party websites free of charge and provides a summary of our Kahutara surf forecast. Simply grab the html code snippet that we provide and paste it into your own site. You can choose your preferred language and metric/imperial units for the surf forecast feed to suit users of your site. Click here to get the code.