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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 clean conditions at Purakaunui Bay (calm at Tokoiti 53 km from Purakaunui Bay). 1.4m 14 s period swell from SW with 0.7m 5 s period wind swell from NE
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Purakaunui Bay Surf Forecast / Catlins / New Zealand

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 12 am Wednesday 24 Oct 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 10.8 °C (Statistics for 24 Oct 1981-2005 - mean: 9.8 max: 11.2 min: 8.1 °C)

TueWednesday 24Thursday 25Fri
10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM
Rating
(10 max)
2
2
2
2
2
2
1
2
1
0
1
1
0
0
1
3
4
4
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
0.8
SW
0.8
SW
0.8
SW
0.7
SW
0.7
SW
0.6
SW
0.6
SW
0.6
SW
0.6
SW
0.6
SW
0.6
SW
0.6
SW
0.5
SW
0.8
SW
1.1
SW
1.5
SSW
1.5
SSW
1.4
SSW
Period(s) (?)141414141413131313131313181716161515
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)28923122818117914411114214013613213015239458111121001863
Wind
(km/h)
10
NE
10
N
5
NNW
10
N
15
N
15
W
10
WSW
15
WNW
15
SW
25
SW
20
W
20
WSW
25
SW
25
SSW
20
S
10
SSE
10
ESE
10
ENE
Wind State(?)crosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
crosscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
oncross-
on
Tide State(?)
lowflowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebblowflow
High Tide
/ height (m)


2:44AM
1.89



3:04PM
1.90



3:23AM
1.93



3:44PM
1.91



Low Tide
/ height (m)
8:35PM
0.25



8:54AM
0.21



9:13PM
0.21



9:35AM
0.19



9:53PM
0.19

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.
 TueWednesday 24Thursday 25Fri
10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM
cloudy
partially cloudy
light rain
light rain
cloudy
cloudy
light rain
moderate rain
light rain
light rain
light rain
light rain
cloudy
rain showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Summary
cloudysome cloudslight rainlight raincloudycloudylight rainmod. rainlight rainlight rainlight rainlight raincloudyrain shwrssome cloudssome cloudssome cloudssome clouds
Rain (mm)
--24--262522-1----
Temp. °C
1617171618211615131099998876
Chill °C (?)
161717161821161412766665654
Sunrise
---6:30-------6:28------
Sunset
-------8:21-------8:22--

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