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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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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). 1.3m 12 s period swell from SSW with 1.6m 2 s period wind swell from W
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Actual: 30 min ago

Calm
4.3 km/h
ENE
Clean
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Kahutara Surf Forecast / Kaikoura and Marlborough / New Zealand

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 6 am Monday 21 Jan 2019 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 17.3 °C (Statistics for 21 Jan 1981-2005 - mean: 15.5 max: 16.9 min: 14.1 °C)

Monday 21Tuesday 22Wednesday 23
4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM
Rating
(10 max)
3
2
0
0
1
2
3
4
4
4
4
3
3
1
3
3
4
4
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
0.9
SSW
0.7
SSW
0.7
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.9
SSW
1
SSW
1.2
SSW
1.3
SSW
1.5
S
1.6
S
1.6
S
1.4
S
1.2
S
1
S
1.2
S
1.2
S
1.3
S
1.4
S
Period(s) (?)131312121111131313121111101012131313
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)242165152186229268523608752748629449320208444468555633
Wind
(km/h)
15
WNW
15
WNW
30
W
35
W
35
W
20
WSW
10
SSW
5
SE
5
N
15
NNW
10
WNW
10
WNW
15
W
25
W
15
WNW
10
NW
10
NW
15
NW
Wind State(?)offoffcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crossglasscross-
off
cross-
off
offoffcross-
off
cross-
off
offcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
Tide State(?)
flowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhigh
High Tide
/ height (m)

5:08AM
2.23



5:37PM
2.11



6:04AM
2.28



6:33PM
2.14



7:00AM
2.30
Low Tide
/ height (m)



11:28AM
0.31



11:50PM
0.23



12:26PM
0.25



12:47AM
0.17


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 21Tuesday 22Wednesday 23
4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Summary
some cloudssome cloudsclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclear
Rain (mm)
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Temp. °C
202021222221181616162225262523212121
Chill °C (?)
202021222221181616152225262523212121
Sunrise
-6:13-------6:15-------6:16
Sunset
-----8:59-------8:58----

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