Mount Maunganui Spot ID
Reliability: fairly consistent
Best: Swell NNE | Wind SSW
Sea Temperature Today is: 13.6 °C
Mount Maunguni in Bay of Plenty is a reasonably exposed beach break that has fairly consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. Offshore winds blow from the south southwest. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the best swell direction is from the north northeast. The beach break provides left and right handers. The quality of the surf isn't affected by the tide. When it's working here, it can get crowded. Take care of .
Overall Mount Maunganui Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in August
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Tide stations nearest to Mount Maunganui:
- Closest tide stationTauranga1 mi
- Second closest tide stationSlipper Island42 mi
- Third closest tide stationMoutohora (Whale) Island47 mi
- Fourth closest tide stationTairua47 mi
- Fifth closest tide stationWhakatane50 mi
Ski Resorts closest to Mount Maunganui:
- Closest ski areaWhakapapa (New Zealand)116 mi
- Second closest ski areaTukino (New Zealand)118 mi
- Third closest ski areaTuroa (New Zealand)122 mi
- Fourth closest ski areaManganui (New Zealand)162 mi
- Fifth closest ski areaRainbow (New Zealand)342 mi
Town and city forecasts close to Mount Maunganui:
- Closest city locationTauranga (New Zealand)4 mi
- Second closest city locationRotorua (New Zealand)35 mi
- Third closest city locationHamilton (New Zealand)49 mi
- Fourth closest city locationManukau (New Zealand)85 mi
- Fifth closest city locationNorthshore (New Zealand)96 mi
- The closest passenger airport to Mount Maunguni is Tauranga Airport (TRG) in New Zealand, 5 km (3 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Mount Maunguni is Rotorua Airport (ROT), also in New Zealand, 55 km (34 miles) away.
- Third is Whakatane Airport (WHK) in New Zealand, 72 km (45 miles) away.
- Hamilton Airport (HLZ) in New Zealand is 79 km (49 miles) away.
- Taupo Airport (TUO), also in New Zealand is the fifth nearest airport to Mount Maunguni and is 124 km (77 miles) away.
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