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Otago Peninsula - Pipikaretu ratings
Quality on a good day: 5.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.8

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  1. weather stationWind Update The wind is still cross-on at Otago Peninsula - Pipikaretu (light winds from the N at Otago Peninsula Harwood wx 5 km from Otago Peninsula - Pipikaretu). 1.3m 9 s period swell from S with an additional 0.6m 17 s period swell from SSW
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11.1 km/h
N
Cross-On
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Otago Peninsula - Pipikaretu Surf Forecast / Otago / New Zealand

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 5 pm Tuesday 19 Jun 2018 NZST

Otago Peninsula - Pipikaretu surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.

Today's Otago Peninsula - Pipikaretu sea temperature is 9.9 °C (Statistics for 19 Jun 1981-2005 - mean: 9.4 max: 11.1 min: 7.8 °C)

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Swell
Height Map See all maps
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
1.2
SSW
2
S
1.8
S
1.7
S
1.7
SSE
1.7
SSE
1.5
SSE
1.2
SSE
1
S
1
S
0.9
S
0.9
S
0.8
S
0.7
S
0.6
SSE
1.3
NNE
0.6
SSW
1.3
SSW
1.2
SSW
1.6
S
2
SSW
3
SSW
2
S
Period(s) (?)6121211101111111010101091210516151515141413
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)110103787268360771156032521620014914510813086832116936661169152638261376
Wind
(km/h)
25
SW
15
SSW
5
NE
10
NE
0
W
5
SSW
5
SSE
5
NNE
5
NW
0
SE
5
NW
5
NW
5
NE
10
NNW
20
N
15
N
10
WSW
30
WNW
30
W
40
W
60
WNW
45
WSW
50
WSW
Wind State(?)offcross-
off
ononglassoffcross-
off
glassglassglasscross-
off
crossoncross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
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off
cross-
off
cross-
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High Tide
/ height (m)

7:31PM
2.02
8:03AM
1.95

8:31PM
1.99
9:03AM
1.95

9:29PM
1.97
9:59AM
1.95

10:24PM
1.95
10:53AM
1.94

11:17PM
1.93
11:44AM
1.93








Low Tide
/ height (m)

2:28AM
0.15

2:51PM
0.12

3:25AM
0.16
3:48PM
0.17

4:21AM
0.16
4:44PM
0.22

5:15AM
0.17
5:40PM
0.25

6:05AM
0.17








Note: the tide data above is for Otago Harbour Entrance, New Zealand which is 3 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Otago Peninsula - Pipikaretu.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Otago Peninsula - Pipikaretu blow from the SW.
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Summary
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Rain (mm)
-4--------------2---467
High °C
9999977777710119121410887896
Low °C
99987776676810910118875765
Chill °C (?)
57989667776101179137442240
Sunrise
--8:18--8:18--8:18--8:18--8:18--8:18--8:18--
Sunset
4:58--4:58--4:58--4:58--4:59--4:59--4:59--5:00-
Short Range Forecast: Light rain (total 4mm), mostly falling on Tue night. Low air temperatures (max 9°C on Tue afternoon, min 6°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.Long Range Forecast:Moderate rain (total 19mm), heaviest on Tue afternoon. Cool air temperatures (max 14°C on Sun afternoon, min 5°C on Mon night). Winds increasing (calm on Sat morning, near gales from the WNW by Tue morning).

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Information about the Otago Peninsula - Pipikaretu Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Otago Peninsula - Pipikaretu provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 7 days. A general guide to surfing at Otago Peninsula - Pipikaretu can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Otago Peninsula - Pipikaretu surf forecast is unique since it includes wave energy (power) that defines the real feel of the surf rather than just the height or the period. If you surf the same spot (Otago Peninsula - Pipikaretu) regularly then make a mental note of the wave energy from the surf forecast table each time you go. Very soon you may start to choose your surf days based on the wave energy alone combined with our forecast of favourable offshore wind conditions. Our star ratings will help here and of course you will also find the usual wave height and period predictions on our surf forecasts as well as a full break down of the swell components under our advanced users option (to reveal that, click the little Einstein character under the tide times).

Further information to help with frequently asked questions about our surf forecast for Otago Peninsula - Pipikaretu may be found under the help tab on the top menu and also by moving your mouse over the question marks on the surf forecast table itself. Please always bear in mind that the forecast is for near-shore open water and local factors at each surf break influence the actual breaking wave height, such as the beach / reef profile, water depths offshore and shelter.

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