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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 12 pm Thursday 18 Oct 2018 NZDT

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 11.3 °C (Statistics for 18 Oct 1981-2005 - mean: 9.7 max: 10.9 min: 8.2 °C)

Thursday 18Friday 19Saturday 20
10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM
Rating
(10 max)
3
2
3
5
5
5
5
5
5
4
2
3
4
4
5
3
2
4
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
2
SSW
0.8
SSW
1
SSW
2
SSW
2.2
SSW
2.3
SSW
2.3
SSW
2
SSW
1.8
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.6
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.5
SSW
1.5
SW
2.5
W
1.4
SW
1.4
SW
1.4
SW
Period(s) (?)91918121212151313131314141410141414
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)59542260911191454163323871377102899888010998748901113733733681
Wind
(km/h)
15
W
15
WSW
10
SSW
5
SSE
10
ENE
10
NNE
15
NW
20
NW
20
NW
20
WNW
20
W
20
W
15
NW
15
NW
15
NW
25
NNW
30
NW
15
WNW
Wind State(?)crosscrosscross-
on
oncross-
off
offcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
Tide State(?)
flowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhigh
High Tide
/ height (m)

10:37AM
1.83



11:00PM
1.80



11:28AM
1.88



11:48PM
1.86



12:13PM
1.94
Low Tide
/ height (m)



4:51PM
0.62



5:12AM
0.56



5:40PM
0.57



5:58AM
0.50


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.
 Thursday 18Friday 19Saturday 20
10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Summary
clearclearclearclearclearclearclearsome cloudsclearclearclearclearsome cloudssome cloudsclearsome cloudssome cloudssome clouds
Rain (mm)
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Temp. °C
9121413111210912181918151312141518
Chill °C (?)
710131310118610181918141110121318
Sunrise
-------6:41-------6:39--
Sunset
---8:15-------8:16------

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