Porridge Surf Forecast and Surf Reports
(Southland, New Zealand)
Porridge Spot ID:
Type: reef and point
Reliability: fairly consistent
Best: Swell S | Wind NNE
Sea Temperature Today is: 10.1 °C
Thursday, 21 August 2014, 06:30 Local time
For Beatons, 2 km from Porridge.
At Invercargill, 47 km from Porridge.
Overall Porridge Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in August
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Visitor Reviews of Porridge
Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Porridge:(click location name for more details)
|Closest break||Beatons||1 mi|
|Second closest break||Frentzes||2 mi|
|Third closest break||Colac Bay||8 mi|
|Fourth closest break||Nicks Point||9 mi|
|Fifth closest break||Mitchell's Bay||15 mi|
Wave buoys nearest to Porridge:
|Closest wave buoy||SW Hawaii Buoy||4878 mi|
|Second closest wave buoy||W Hawaii Buoy||4927 mi|
|Third closest wave buoy||NW Hawaii Buoy||5165 mi|
|Fourth closest wave buoy||NW Hawaii Buoy||5226 mi|
|Fifth closest wave buoy||N Hawaii 1 Buoy||5390 mi|
Tide stations nearest to Porridge:
|Closest tide station||Colac Bay||9 mi|
|Second closest tide station||New River Entrance||29 mi|
|Third closest tide station||Bluff Harbour||35 mi|
|Fourth closest tide station||Oban||44 mi|
|Fifth closest tide station||Paterson Inlet||44 mi|
Ski Resorts closest to Porridge:
|Closest ski area||Remarkables (New Zealand)||103 mi|
|Second closest ski area||Coronet Peak (New Zealand)||109 mi|
|Third closest ski area||Cardrona (New Zealand)||117 mi|
|Fourth closest ski area||Snow Park/Snow Farm (New Zealand)||120 mi|
|Fifth closest ski area||Snow Park (New Zealand)||120 mi|
Town and city forecasts close to Porridge:
|Closest city location||Invercargill (New Zealand)||30 mi|
|Second closest city location||Dunedin (New Zealand)||137 mi|
|Third closest city location||Timaru (New Zealand)||217 mi|
|Fourth closest city location||Christchurch (New Zealand)||309 mi|
|Fifth closest city location||Nelson (New Zealand)||446 mi|
- The closest passenger airport to Porridge is Invercargill Airport (IVC) in New Zealand, 46 km (29 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Porridge is Manapouri Airport (TEU), also in New Zealand, 89 km (55 miles) away.
- Third is Queenstown Airport (ZQN) in New Zealand, 166 km (103 miles) away.
- Alexandra Airport (ALR) in New Zealand is 179 km (111 miles) away.
- Dunedin Airport (DUD), also in New Zealand is the fifth nearest airport to Porridge and is 196 km (122 miles) away.