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Lighthouse Reef ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.2

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  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing glassy conditions at Lighthouse Reef (light winds from the NE at Scarborough Timaru wx 1 km from Lighthouse Reef). 0.5m 8 s period swell from ENE with 0.6m 3 s period wind swell from E
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Actual: 38 min ago

Light
7.9 km/h
NE
Glassy
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Lighthouse Reef Surf Forecast / Canterbury / New Zealand

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 6 pm Friday 19 Jan 2018 NZDT

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

Today's Lighthouse Reef sea temperature is 18.0 °C (Statistics for 19 Jan 1981-2005 - mean: 13.9 max: 15.7 min: 12.0 °C)

Friday 19Saturday 20Sunday 21
10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM
Rating
(10 max)
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
0.4
ENE
0.4
ENE
0.2
ESE
0.3
ENE
0.7
NE
0.4
ENE
0.4
ENE
0.2
ENE
0.5
E
0.4
ESE
0.5
E
0.5
E
0.6
E
0.4
ESE
0.4
ESE
0.5
E
0.6
E
0.7
E
Period(s) (?)8812844475374744444
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)2423131117675124237345571120
Wind
(km/h)
10
ENE
15
ENE
20
ENE
15
ENE
15
NE
10
N
15
WNW
10
W
10
S
20
ESE
20
E
10
E
5
SSE
5
SSW
10
SSW
5
S
10
SSE
10
ESE
Wind State(?)cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscross-
off
offoffcrossonononcrosscrosscrosscross-
on
ononcross-
on
cross-
on
Tide State(?)
flowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebbebblowflow
High Tide
/ height (m)

5:17PM
2.14



6:04AM
2.16



6:06PM
2.06



6:47AM
2.13




Low Tide
/ height (m)



12:02AM
0.70



12:33PM
0.76



12:47AM
0.73




1:17PM
0.78

Note: the tide data above is for Timaru Harbour, New Zealand which is 4 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Lighthouse Reef.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Lighthouse Reef blow from the WNW.
 Friday 19Saturday 20Sunday 21
10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Summary
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Rain (mm)
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Temp. °C
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Chill °C (?)
171817191819202022212019171616161717
Sunrise
-----6:15-------6:16----
Sunset
-9:15-------9:15-------9:14

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