uk es it fr pt nl
Purakaunui Bay ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 2.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 3.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.7

See all 18 ratings

Based on 3 votes. Vote


Surf Report Feed

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for Catlins

  1. weather stationWind Update The wind is still offshore at Purakaunui Bay (light winds from the NW at Kaka Point RD 1 Balclutha wx 22 km from Purakaunui Bay). 1.2m 19 s period swell from SSW
    Purakaunui Bay
<
>
View all

22 km away, 1 h 34 min ago

Light
14.8 km/h
NW
6.9
10.3
Air / Water (°C)
Please reload the page to see if there are any updates.
Purakaunui Bay location mapLogo printSetup Email Surf &amp; Wind AlertSecret spot?

Purakaunui Bay Surf Forecast / Catlins / New Zealand

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 5 am Thursday 19 Jul 2018 NZST

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

Today's Purakaunui Bay sea temperature is 10.3 °C (Statistics for 19 Jul 1981-2005 - mean: 9.3 max: 10.8 min: 8.0 °C)

Thursday 19Friday 20Saturday 21
3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM
Rating
(10 max)
3
3
3
3
3
3
3
3
3
3
3
3
3
3
4
3
3
3
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
1.1
ENE
1.1
ENE
1.1
ENE
1.1
ENE
1.1
ENE
1
ENE
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.9
SW
0.8
SSW
0.8
SW
0.9
SW
1
SW
1.1
SW
1.1
SW
1.1
SW
1.1
SW
1
SW
Period(s) (?)122020191918181817171717161616161616
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)383371459424506531547534434364330400534596677661653508
Wind
(km/h)
10
NW
10
NNW
10
NNW
10
NW
5
WNW
5
WSW
5
NNW
10
N
10
NNW
10
NNW
10
NNW
10
N
10
NNE
15
NE
15
NNE
15
N
15
N
15
NNE
Wind State(?)offoffoffoffglasscross-
off
glasscross-
off
offoffcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
Tide State(?)
lowflowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowflowhighebblow
High Tide
/ height (m)


7:39AM
1.92



8:10PM
1.90



8:41AM
1.85




9:10PM
1.82


Low Tide
/ height (m)
1:26AM
0.18



1:54PM
0.20



2:26AM
0.25



2:55PM
0.29




3:26AM
0.31

Note: the tide data above is for Long Point which is 4 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Purakaunui Bay.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Purakaunui Bay blow from the NW.
 Thursday 19Friday 20Saturday 21
3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Summary
clearsome cloudssome cloudsclearclearsome cloudssome cloudsclearclearclearclearclearclearclearsome cloudssome cloudssome cloudssome clouds
Rain (mm)
------------------
Temp. °C
88811131110988811131110111111
Chill °C (?)
66610131098666101298999
Sunrise
--8:17-------8:15-------
Sunset
----5:17-------5:19-----

FREE! Surf-Forecast.com widget for your website

The surf report / weather widget below is available to embed on third party websites free of charge and provides a summary of our Purakaunui Bay surf forecast. Simply grab the html code snippet that we provide and paste it into your own site. You can choose your preferred language and metric/imperial units for the surf forecast feed to suit users of your site. Click here to get the code.