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Paturau River ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.8
Consistency of Surf: 2.2
Difficulty Level: 2.5
Wind and Kite Surfing: 5.0
Crowds: 5.0

Overall: 2.9

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  1. weather stationWind Update The wind is still cross-on at Paturau River (light winds from the WNW at Whanganui Inlet 13 km from Paturau River). 1.6m 14 s period swell from WSW
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Light
11 km/h
WNW
Cross-On
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Paturau River Surf Forecast / Nelson – West Coast / New Zealand

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 11 am Sunday 19 Aug 2018 NZST

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

Today's Paturau River sea temperature is 12.9 °C (Statistics for 19 Aug 1981-2005 - mean: 13.1 max: 14.0 min: 12.1 °C)

Sunday 19Monday 20Tuesday 21
9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM
Rating
(10 max)
5
4
3
4
3
1
0
1
11
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
1.8
WSW
1.6
WSW
1.5
W
1.3
WSW
1.2
W
1
WSW
0.9
WSW
0.6
W
2.4
NNW
1.8
N
2.3
NNW
2.3
NNW
2.5
NW
3
NW
3.5
NW
4
WNW
4.5
WNW
4.5
W
Period(s) (?)14141414131313187788889101414
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)136310758996465213782492425483305766167739311802288072957305
Wind
(km/h)
5
SSW
10
NW
15
NW
10
N
15
NE
15
NNE
25
NNE
20
NNW
5
NNW
20
NNW
25
NW
25
NW
20
NW
30
NNW
35
NW
35
W
35
W
30
W
Wind State(?)glassononcross-
on
crosscross-
on
crosscross-
on
oncross-
on
onononononcross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
Tide State(?)
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High Tide
/ height (m)



4:05PM
2.18



4:42AM
2.17



5:12PM
2.15



5:46AM
2.17


Low Tide
/ height (m)

9:48AM
0.61



10:24PM
0.68



10:54AM
0.72



11:31PM
0.73




Note: the tide data above is for Whanganui Inlet, New Zealand which is 9 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Paturau River.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Paturau River blow from the SE.
 Sunday 19Monday 20Tuesday 21
9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
rain showers
light rain
thunderstorm
moderate rain
heavy rain
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Summary
clearclearclearsome cloudssome cloudsrain shwrslight rainrisk thund- dermod. rainheavy rainrisk thund- derrisk thund- derrisk thund- derrisk thund- derrisk thund- derrisk thund- dersome cloudssome clouds
Rain (mm)
-----125811471445--
Temp. °C
101212111111111212121312111212111111
Chill °C (?)
101111109981012101110999888
Sunrise
7:13-------7:11-------7:11-
Sunset
--5:52-------5:53-------

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