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Waikanae Beach - Roberts Road ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 2.8

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Waikanae Beach – Roberts Road Surf Forecast and Surf Reports

(Gisborne and Mahia, New Zealand)

Waikanae Beach - Roberts Road Spot ID

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Type: beach

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SE | Wind NNW

Sea Temperature Today is: 21.1 °C

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Thursday, 21 February 2019, 15:14 Local time
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Wave (m) 0.3
E
0.2
S
0.7
NE
0.4
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Period (s) 8 14 6 13
Wind (km/h) 15
NNE 10
N 10
NNW 10
N
Wind State cross-
off
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Waikanae Beach - Roberts Road in Gisborne and Mahia is a fairly exposed beach break that has fairly consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. Offshore winds are from the north northwest with some shelter here from east winds. Clean groundswells prevail and the ideal swell direction is from the southeast. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves. Unlikely to be too crowded, even when the surf is up. Watch out for driftwood.

New Zealand wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs


Tide Times:

For Gisborne, New Zealand, 1 km from Waikanae Beach - Roberts Road.

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Waikanae Beach - Roberts Road Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At West Gisborne wx, 3 km from Waikanae Beach - Roberts Road.

wind obs. (18.3 kph from 305 degs) was rejected

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Air temperature
27.4 °C

Current weather near Waikanae Beach - Roberts Road

Buoy Data:

At Bay of Plenty Buoy, 102 miles from Waikanae Beach - Roberts Road.

  9AM 10AM 11AM 12PM
Data Age 5 hr 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr
Wave height (m) 1.18
1.14
1.18
1.13
Dominant period (s) 11.8 11.8 11.8 9.5

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Overall Waikanae Beach - Roberts Road Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in February

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Waikanae Beach - Roberts Road Location Maps

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Ski Resorts closest to Waikanae Beach - Roberts Road:

  • Closest ski area
    135 mi
  • Second closest ski area
    138 mi
  • Third closest ski area
    140 mi
  • Fourth closest ski area
    216 mi
  • Fifth closest ski area
    351 mi
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Town and city forecasts close to Waikanae Beach - Roberts Road:

  • Closest city location
    2 mi
  • Second closest city location
    80 mi
  • Third closest city location
    91 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    103 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    121 mi

Airports

  • The closest passenger airport to Waikanae Beach - Roberts Road is Gisborne Airport (GIS) in New Zealand, 3 km (2 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Waikanae Beach - Roberts Road is Whakatane Airport (WHK), also in New Zealand, 127 km (79 miles) away.
  • Third is Rotorua Airport (ROT) in New Zealand, 161 km (100 miles) away.
  • Taupo Airport (TUO) in New Zealand is 168 km (104 miles) away.
  • Tauranga Airport (TRG), also in New Zealand is the fifth nearest airport to Waikanae Beach - Roberts Road and is 194 km (120 miles) away.
Waikanae Beach - Roberts Road break location map and break info

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