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Porpoise Bay ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.5
Consistency of Surf: 3.2
Difficulty Level: 3.7
Wind and Kite Surfing: 2.0
Crowds: 3.5

Overall: 3.0

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Porpoise Bay Surf Forecast / Catlins / New Zealand

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 5 am Friday 17 Aug 2018 NZST

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

Today's Porpoise Bay sea temperature is 10.5 °C (Statistics for 17 Aug 1981-2005 - mean: 9.5 max: 10.8 min: 8.0 °C)

Friday 17Saturday 18Sunday 19
3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM
Rating
(10 max)
6
5
5
4
4
4
5
5
5
5
5
4
3
4
4
3
3
4
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
2.5
SW
2.4
SW
2.3
SW
2.2
SW
2.2
SW
2.3
SW
1.8
SW
1.7
SW
2.2
SW
2.2
SW
1.6
SW
1.4
SW
1.4
SW
1.1
SW
1.1
SW
1
SW
0.9
WSW
1.2
SW
Period(s) (?)151515151516131316161515151514141413
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)30572655229420552027261211161006226623251232915891551521390328517
Wind
(km/h)
15
NW
15
WNW
10
WNW
15
WSW
15
SW
15
SW
10
WSW
10
WNW
15
NW
15
NW
15
NNW
10
NW
5
W
5
W
10
NNE
15
NNE
10
N
10
N
Wind State(?)cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crossglasscross-
off
offoffoff
Tide State(?)
lowflowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebblowflow
High Tide
/ height (m)


6:45AM
2.15



7:14PM
2.07



7:46AM
2.03



8:14PM
1.96



Low Tide
/ height (m)
12:31AM
0.25



1:00PM
0.32



1:29AM
0.37



2:01PM
0.44



2:30AM
0.45

Note: the tide data above is for Dinner Plates which is 3 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Porpoise Bay.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Porpoise Bay blow from the N.
 Friday 17Saturday 18Sunday 19
3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Summary
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Rain (mm)
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Temp. °C
8879109875558987655
Chill °C (?)
565787652226885322
Sunrise
--7:41-------7:39-------
Sunset
----5:53-------5:55-----

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