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Porangahau River Mouth ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.0

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  1. weather stationWind Update The wind is still offshore at Porangahau River Mouth (fresh winds from the W at Dvke 50 km from Porangahau River Mouth). 0.7m 15 s period swell from SSW with 1.0m 5 s period wind swell from WNW
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50 km away, 36 min ago

Moderate
31 km/h
W
14.8
16.0
Air / Water (°C)
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Porangahau River Mouth Surf Forecast / Wairarapa / New Zealand

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 11 am Friday 20 Apr 2018 NZST

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

Today's Porangahau River Mouth sea temperature is 16.0 °C (Statistics for 20 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 16.4 max: 17.4 min: 15.2 °C)

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Swell
Height Map See all maps
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
0.8
SSW
0.4
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.8
SSW
1
SSW
1.3
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2.5
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3
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2.4
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1.7
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1.4
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0.8
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1.2
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1.6
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1.7
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2.3
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2
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1.5
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1.2
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Period(s) (?)121514131413812121314131212111010131416141312
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)1508433022539053498424332384184424331687870541345141296825109024601599728404
Wind
(km/h)
25
W
30
WNW
35
W
35
W
25
WNW
35
W
25
SW
15
SSW
5
NW
10
NW
15
W
20
NW
25
WNW
30
W
20
WSW
15
SSW
5
SE
15
N
15
NW
5
WNW
10
NW
15
NW
20
W
Wind State(?)offoffoffoffoffoffcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offcross-
off
cross-
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High Tide
/ height (m)


9:04PM
1.58
9:33AM
1.50

9:58PM
1.60
10:27AM
1.49

10:54PM
1.59
11:23AM
1.48

11:50PM
1.58

12:19PM
1.47
12:46AM
1.56

1:18PM
1.46
1:44AM
1.55

2:14PM
1.46
2:41AM
1.53


Low Tide
/ height (m)

2:49PM
0.04

3:22AM
0.03
3:42PM
0.04

4:17AM
0.03
4:36PM
0.04

5:12AM
0.04
5:32PM
0.06

6:09AM
0.05

6:28PM
0.07
7:06AM
0.06

7:26PM
0.09
8:03AM
0.07

8:24PM
0.10
8:58AM
0.08

Note: the tide data above is calculated at the surf break location.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Porangahau River Mouth blow from the W.
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Summary
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Rain (mm)
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High °C
1818171717161415121516131616151414121516121818
Low °C
161616161611121391114121415131313111214111416
Chill °C (?)
1717161616141214121415111514131414111416111818
Sunrise
6:47--6:48--6:48--6:50--6:50--6:52--6:52--6:54-
Sunset
-5:36--5:35--5:32--5:31--5:30--5:29--5:28--5:27
Short Range Forecast: Some drizzle, heaviest during Sat night. Cool air temperatures (max 18°C on Fri morning, min 9°C on Sun night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the WSW on Sat night, calm by Sun night).Long Range Forecast:Light rain (total 2mm), mostly falling on Tue night. Cool air temperatures (max 18°C on Fri morning, min 11°C on Wed night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the W on Tue afternoon, light winds from the SE by Wed afternoon).

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Information about the Porangahau River Mouth Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Porangahau River Mouth provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 7 days. A general guide to surfing at Porangahau River Mouth can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Porangahau River Mouth 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 (Porangahau River Mouth) 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 Porangahau River Mouth 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.

Porangahau River Mouth is 87 km (54 miles) from the city of Palmerston North. If you plan a holiday in The Wairarapa, look for hotels and other accommodation in Palmerston North. Palmerston North has rooms for a wide range of budgets as well as car hire and transport links.