Pataua Surf Forecast and Surf Reports
(New-Zealand – Northland)
Pataua Spot ID:
Best: Swell NE | Wind SW
Sea Temperature Today is: 18.4 °C
Sunday, 19 May 2013, 18:52 Local time
For Tutukaka Harbour, New Zealand, 11 miles from Pataua.
At Whangarei Aerodrome, 16 km from Pataua.
Overall Pataua Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May
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Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Pataua:(click location name for more details)
|Closest break||Ngunguru Bar||5 mi|
|Second closest break||Ocean Beach (Whangarei)||7 mi|
|Third closest break||Marsden Point||10 mi|
|Fourth closest break||Sandy Bay (Northland)||12 mi|
|Fifth closest break||Whananaki bar||14 mi|
Wave buoys nearest to Pataua:
|Closest wave buoy||SW Hawaii Buoy||4062 mi|
|Second closest wave buoy||W Hawaii Buoy||4108 mi|
|Third closest wave buoy||NW Hawaii Buoy||4345 mi|
|Fourth closest wave buoy||NW Hawaii Buoy||4406 mi|
|Fifth closest wave buoy||N Hawaii 1 Buoy||4572 mi|
Tide stations nearest to Pataua:
|Closest tide station||Tutukaka Harbour||7 mi|
|Second closest tide station||Marsden Point||9 mi|
|Third closest tide station||Whangarei||11 mi|
|Fourth closest tide station||Whangaruru Harbour||26 mi|
|Fifth closest tide station||Whakapirau||34 mi|
Ski Resorts closest to Pataua:
|Closest ski area||Manganui (New Zealand)||249 mi|
|Second closest ski area||Whakapapa (New Zealand)||250 mi|
|Third closest ski area||Tukino (New Zealand)||254 mi|
|Fourth closest ski area||Turoa (New Zealand)||255 mi|
|Fifth closest ski area||Rainbow (New Zealand)||435 mi|
Town and city forecasts close to Pataua:
|Closest city location||Northshore (New Zealand)||76 mi|
|Second closest city location||Waitakere (New Zealand)||79 mi|
|Third closest city location||Auckland (New Zealand)||84 mi|
|Fourth closest city location||Manukau (New Zealand)||90 mi|
|Fifth closest city location||Hamilton (New Zealand)||149 mi|
- The closest passenger airport to Pataua is Whangarei Airport (WRE) in New Zealand, 16 km (10 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Pataua is Kerikeri Airport (KKE), also in New Zealand, 75 km (47 miles) away.
- Third is Kaitaia Airport (KAT) in New Zealand, 133 km (83 miles) away.
- Auckland International Airport (AKL) in New Zealand is 146 km (91 miles) away.
- Hamilton Airport (HLZ), also in New Zealand is the fifth nearest airport to Pataua and is 250 km (155 miles) away.