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Kaitoke Beach ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 2.6

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Kaitoke Beach Spot ID

kaitoke beach photo

Kaitoke Beach

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Type: beach

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell ENE | Wind W

Sea Temperature Today is: 21.3 °C

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Wednesday, 20 February 2019, 14:57 Local time
Wednesday 20Thu
Wave (m) 0.4
Period (s) 13 13 13 13
Wind (km/h) 20
NNW 25
NNW 20
N 20
Wind State cross-
cross cross

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KaitokeBeach in Great Barrier Island is a fairly exposed beach break that has pretty consitent surf and can work at any time of the year. Works best in offshore winds from the west. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the east northeast. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves. Rarely crowded here. Beware of rips, sharks.

New Zealand wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Awana, 4 km from Kaitoke Beach.

IS AT (local time)

Kaitoke Beach Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Sandy bay, 32 km from Kaitoke Beach.

wind obs. (6 kph from 23 degs) was rejected

Air temperature
22.9 °C

Current weather near Kaitoke Beach

Buoy Data:

At Bream Bay Buoy, 58 miles from Kaitoke Beach.

  10AM 11AM 12PM 1PM
Data Age 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr 0 hr
Wave height (m) 0.5
Average period (s) 6.1 5.8 4.9 5

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Overall Kaitoke Beach Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in February

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Kaitoke Beach Location Maps

Kaitoke Beach Location Map

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Ski Resorts closest to Kaitoke Beach:

  • Closest ski area
    206 mi
  • Second closest ski area
    210 mi
  • Third closest ski area
    213 mi
  • Fourth closest ski area
    225 mi
  • Fifth closest ski area
    414 mi
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Town and city forecasts close to Kaitoke Beach:


  • The closest passenger airport to Kaitoke Beach is Auckland International Airport (AKL) in New Zealand, 105 km (65 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Kaitoke Beach is Whangarei Airport (WRE), also in New Zealand, 113 km (70 miles) away.
  • Third is Tauranga Airport (TRG) in New Zealand, 171 km (106 miles) away.
  • Kerikeri Airport (KKE) in New Zealand is 179 km (111 miles) away.
  • Hamilton Airport (HLZ), also in New Zealand is the fifth nearest airport to Kaitoke Beach and is 181 km (112 miles) away.
Kaitoke Beach break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Kaitoke Beach, Great Barrier Island. Use the tab navigation above to view Kaitoke Beach sea temperature, Kaitoke Beach photographs, Kaitoke Beach detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Kaitoke Beach webcams, current wind from Great Barrier Island live weather stations and Kaitoke Beach tide predictions. The New Zealand swell maps link will open up the big picture showing New Zealand and the surrounding seas. These swell maps can be animated to show the different swell components, wave energy, wave period, wave heights, together with wind and weather forecasts, current weather and sea state observations from New Zealand wave-buoys, passing ships and coastal weather stations. Each of the forecast pages for this surf break feature a global and regional wavefinder tool to locate the best surf conditions in the area around Kaitoke Beach.