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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

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  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing glassy conditions at Purakaunui Bay (calm at Papatowai wx 12 km from Purakaunui Bay). 2.6m 13 s period swell from SW
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Glassy
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Purakaunui Bay Surf Forecast / Catlins / New Zealand

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 12 am Sunday 21 Jan 2018 NZDT

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 15.9 °C (Statistics for 21 Jan 1981-2005 - mean: 12.5 max: 14.1 min: 10.7 °C)

SatSunday 21Monday 22Tue
10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM
Rating
(10 max)
4
4
4
4
3
2
1
1
2
1
2
2
1
1
1
2
2
4
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
1.5
SW
1.6
SW
1.5
SW
1.5
SW
1.4
SW
1.3
SSW
1.2
SW
1.2
SSW
1.2
SSW
1
SSW
1
SSW
1
SSW
0.7
SW
0.7
SW
0.7
SW
0.7
SW
1.1
SW
1.1
SW
Period(s) (?)141414131313121212111111101111121616
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)840907804792613529449378365261251238108114127141587677
Wind
(km/h)
5
SSW
5
W
5
WSW
5
WSW
5
SE
10
E
15
E
20
ENE
15
ENE
10
NE
5
N
5
NW
5
WNW
5
SSE
10
SE
5
E
10
ENE
10
NNE
Wind State(?)cross-
on
glassglassglassglasscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscrosscross-
off
glassoffglassoncross-
on
crosscross-
off
Tide State(?)
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High Tide
/ height (m)



6:10AM
1.79



6:26PM
1.71



6:52AM
1.75




7:09PM
1.68

Low Tide
/ height (m)

11:55PM
0.32



12:21PM
0.40



12:37AM
0.36




1:03PM
0.43



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.
 SatSunday 21Monday 22Tue
10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light rain
moderate rain
light rain
rain showers
partially cloudy
rain showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Summary
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Rain (mm)
----------3722-1--
Temp. °C
161515151516161716161616171919181817
Chill °C (?)
161515151516151615161616171919181817
Sunrise
---6:16-------6:18------
Sunset
-------9:27-------9:25--

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