Ruby Bay Surf Forecast and Surf Reports
(New-Zealand – Nelson – Tasman Bay)
Ruby Bay Spot ID:
Best: Swell N | Wind SW
Sea Temperature Today is: 15.0 °C
Friday, 24 May 2013, 14:47 Local time
For Mapua, New Zealand, 4 miles from Ruby Bay.
At Nelson Airport, 14 km from Ruby Bay.
Overall Ruby Bay Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May
The graph shows the combination of swells directed at Ruby Bay through an average May a... (show all text)
The rose diagram illustrates how often and how strongly the wind blows from different d... (show all text)
The two graphs above are also combined in the single Ruby Bay surf consistency graph.
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Use this relief map to navigate to Nelson - Tasman Bay surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of Ruby Bay
Visitor Reviews of Ruby Bay
Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Ruby Bay:(click location name for more details)
|Closest break||Rabbit Island||4 mi|
|Second closest break||The Cut-Nelson Harbour||10 mi|
|Third closest break||Schnappers Point||15 mi|
|Fourth closest break||The Glen||15 mi|
|Fifth closest break||Cable Bay||17 mi|
Wave buoys nearest to Ruby Bay:
|Closest wave buoy||SW Hawaii Buoy||4429 mi|
|Second closest wave buoy||W Hawaii Buoy||4481 mi|
|Third closest wave buoy||NW Hawaii Buoy||4724 mi|
|Fourth closest wave buoy||NW Hawaii Buoy||4786 mi|
|Fifth closest wave buoy||N Hawaii 1 Buoy||4938 mi|
Tide stations nearest to Ruby Bay:
|Closest tide station||Mapua||2 mi|
|Second closest tide station||Motueka||7 mi|
|Third closest tide station||Nelson||10 mi|
|Fourth closest tide station||Astrolabe Road||17 mi|
|Fifth closest tide station||Motupipi Inlet||29 mi|
Ski Resorts closest to Ruby Bay:
|Closest ski area||Rainbow (New Zealand)||47 mi|
|Second closest ski area||Hanmer (New Zealand)||85 mi|
|Third closest ski area||Mount Lyford (New Zealand)||85 mi|
|Fourth closest ski area||Temple Basin (New Zealand)||141 mi|
|Fifth closest ski area||Manganui (New Zealand)||142 mi|
Town and city forecasts close to Ruby Bay:
|Closest city location||Nelson (New Zealand)||11 mi|
|Second closest city location||Wellington (New Zealand)||88 mi|
|Third closest city location||Porirua (New Zealand)||92 mi|
|Fourth closest city location||Lower Hutt (New Zealand)||95 mi|
|Fifth closest city location||Paraparaumu (New Zealand)||103 mi|
- The closest passenger airport to Ruby Bay is Nelson Airport (NSN) in New Zealand, 15 km (9 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Ruby Bay is Woodbourne Airport (BHE), also in New Zealand, 74 km (46 miles) away.
- Third is Westport Airport (WSZ) in New Zealand, 138 km (86 miles) away.
- Wellington International Airport (WLG) in New Zealand is 144 km (89 miles) away.
- Paraparaumu Airport (PPQ), also in New Zealand is the fifth nearest airport to Ruby Bay and is 163 km (101 miles) away.