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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

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  1. weather stationWind Update The wind is still cross-off at Kahutara (fresh winds from the WSW at Kaikoura 9 km from Kahutara). 4.1m 10 s period wind swell from S is too big
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3 h 20 min ago

Moderate
33 km/h
WSW
Cross-Off
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Kahutara Surf Forecast / Kaikoura and Marlborough / New Zealand

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 11 am Monday 28 May 2018 NZST

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 12.4 °C (Statistics for 28 May 1981-2005 - mean: 11.8 max: 12.9 min: 10.4 °C)

Monday 28Tuesday 29Wednesday 30
9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM
Rating
(10 max)
0
0
0
2
3
3
3
5
5
6
6
6
5
5
5
5
5
4
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
4.5
S
4
S
4
S
3.5
S
3.5
S
3
S
3
S
3
S
2.1
SE
3.5
SE
3
SE
3
SE
3
SE
3
SE
2.5
SE
2.5
SE
2.4
SE
2.3
SE
Period(s) (?)101010101010101013131313131313131313
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)371629252664239821941985174716801524396333053267244525552179205618341724
Wind
(km/h)
35
SSW
35
SSW
35
SSW
35
SSW
30
SW
30
SW
25
WSW
20
WSW
20
WSW
20
SW
20
SW
15
SW
15
WSW
15
WSW
10
WSW
10
WSW
5
WSW
5
S
Wind State(?)crosscrosscrosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross
Tide State(?)
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High Tide
/ height (m)



3:47PM
1.98



4:10AM
1.92



4:37PM
1.99



4:59AM
1.91


Low Tide
/ height (m)

9:31AM
0.50



10:07PM
0.53



10:22AM
0.52



10:56PM
0.54



11:10AM
0.54

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.
 Monday 28Tuesday 29Wednesday 30
9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM
light rain
rain showers
partially cloudy
rain showers
light rain
light rain
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Summary
light rainrain shwrssome cloudsrain shwrslight rainlight rainsome cloudssome cloudsclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclear
Rain (mm)
12-111------------
Temp. °C
788887766887766678
Chill °C (?)
244443323554434467
Sunrise
7:41-------7:41-------7:43-
Sunset
--5:02-------5:02-------

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