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Punakaiki ratings
Quality on a good day: 5.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 4.5

Overall: 3.3

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  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing glassy conditions at Punakaiki (calm at Greymouth wx 40 km from Punakaiki). 1.3m 12 s period swell from WSW
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40 km away, 27 min ago

Calm
0 km/h
W
14.5
15.9
Air / Water (°C)
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Punakaiki Surf Forecast / West Coast South Island / New Zealand

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 12 am Wednesday 22 Nov 2017 NZDT

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

Today's Punakaiki sea temperature is 15.9 °C (Statistics for 22 Nov 1981-2005 - mean: 14.5 max: 15.9 min: 12.7 °C)

TueWednesday 22Thursday 23Fri
10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM
Rating
(10 max)
3
3
3
3
3
2
1
2
3
2
2
2
2
0
0
2
3
3
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
1.3
WSW
1.3
WSW
1.3
WSW
1.2
WSW
1.1
WSW
1
WSW
1
WSW
1
WSW
1
WSW
0.9
WSW
0.8
WSW
0.8
WSW
0.7
SW
0.7
WSW
0.6
WSW
0.7
WSW
0.8
WSW
0.9
WSW
Period(s) (?)131212121212121111111111111116161615
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)489481466390341285280270261190151149119103171229330372
Wind
(km/h)
5
NNW
5
N
5
NNW
0
NNW
5
WNW
10
W
15
WSW
10
SW
10
SSW
5
SSW
10
SSW
10
S
10
SW
15
WSW
15
WSW
15
SW
10
SSW
5
SSE
Wind State(?)glassglassglassglassglasscross-
on
ononcross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
ononononcross-
on
glass
Tide State(?)
-flowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebblowflow
High Tide
/ height (m)


1:30AM
2.55



1:47PM
2.56



2:08AM
2.46



2:26PM
2.46



Low Tide
/ height (m)




7:37AM
0.42



8:00PM
0.43



8:15AM
0.52



8:40PM
0.53

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 Punakaiki blow from the ENE.
 TueWednesday 22Thursday 23Fri
10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Summary
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Rain (mm)
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Temp. °C
151514141517171614141415171818171515
Chill °C (?)
151514141517161614141415171818171515
Sunrise
---5:58-------5:56------
Sunset
-------8:43-------8:44--

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