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Pauanui Beach ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.9
Consistency of Surf: 3.3
Difficulty Level: 2.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 4.0
Crowds: 3.7

Overall: 3.5

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Pauanui Beach Spot ID

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Pauanui Beach

Photo credit: Jamie McCaw

Type: beach and point

Reliability: very consistent

Best: Swell NE | Wind W

Sea Temperature Today is: 16.9 °C

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Monday, 17 June 2019, 04:51 Local time
Monday 17
Wave (m) 0.5
Period (s) 10 10 10 11
Wind (km/h) 20
WSW 15
W 20
W 20
Wind State off off off off

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Pauanui Beach in Coromandel is a quite exposed beach and point break that has very consistent surf The best wind direction is from the west. Groundswells more frequent than windswells and the best swell direction is from the northeast. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves Unlikely to be too crowded, even when the surf is up. Hazards include .

New Zealand wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Tairua, New Zealand, 3 km from Pauanui Beach.

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Pauanui Beach Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Waihi, 48 km from Pauanui Beach.

light winds from the NW

Air temperature
11 °C

Current weather near Pauanui Beach

Overall Pauanui Beach Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in June

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Pauanui Beach Location Maps

Pauanui Beach Location Map

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Ski Resorts closest to Pauanui Beach:

  • Closest ski area
    154 mi
  • Second closest ski area
    157 mi
  • Third closest ski area
    160 mi
  • Fourth closest ski area
    185 mi
  • Fifth closest ski area
    372 mi
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Town and city forecasts close to Pauanui Beach:


  • The closest passenger airport to Pauanui Beach is Tauranga Airport (TRG) in New Zealand, 77 km (48 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Pauanui Beach is Auckland International Airport (AKL), also in New Zealand, 96 km (60 miles) away.
  • Third is Hamilton Airport (HLZ) in New Zealand, 105 km (65 miles) away.
  • Rotorua Airport (ROT) in New Zealand is 127 km (79 miles) away.
  • Whakatane Airport (WHK), also in New Zealand is the fifth nearest airport to Pauanui Beach and is 135 km (84 miles) away.
Pauanui Beach break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Pauanui Beach, Coromandel. Use the tab navigation above to view Pauanui Beach sea temperature, Pauanui Beach photographs, Pauanui Beach detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Pauanui Beach webcams, current wind from Coromandel live weather stations and Pauanui 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 Pauanui Beach.