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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 Papatowai wx 12 km from Purakaunui Bay). 2.3m 13 s period swell from SSW
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Actual: 43 min ago

Calm
0 km/h
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Clean
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Purakaunui Bay Surf Forecast / Catlins / New Zealand

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 5 am Thursday 26 Apr 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 13.4 °C (Statistics for 26 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 11.1 max: 12.3 min: 9.9 °C)

Thursday 26Friday 27Saturday 28
3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM
Rating
(10 max)
5
4
4
4
3
2
3
2
2
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
2.1
SSW
1.9
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.6
SSW
1.4
SSW
1.2
SSW
1.1
SSW
1
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.7
S
0.6
S
0.6
S
1
SSW
1.4
SSW
1.3
SSW
1.5
S
1.7
S
Period(s) (?)14141312121211111110101010105566
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)16571247903727514404320254191144102716819610598144226
Wind
(km/h)
15
WNW
10
WNW
10
WNW
5
NNW
10
ENE
15
NE
15
NNE
10
NNE
10
N
10
NNW
10
N
5
NW
10
SW
30
SW
25
SSW
20
SSW
25
S
25
S
Wind State(?)offcross-
off
offglasscross-
on
crosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
glasscrosscrosscrosscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
Tide State(?)
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High Tide
/ height (m)



11:38AM
1.95




12:06AM
2.00



12:29PM
1.99



12:54AM
2.02

Low Tide
/ height (m)

5:28AM
0.19



5:51PM
0.13




6:18AM
0.14



6:42PM
0.10



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 26Friday 27Saturday 28
3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
light rain
light rain
moderate rain
light rain
moderate rain
cloudy
light rain
Summary
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Rain (mm)
-----------43957-1
Temp. °C
1514141618151514131314131310101099
Chill °C (?)
1413141618141413121214131277766
Sunrise
--7:31-------7:33-------
Sunset
----5:45-------5:43-----

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