Ruby Bay Surf Forecast and Surf Reports
(Nelson – Tasman Bay, New Zealand)
Ruby Bay Spot ID:
Best: Swell N | Wind SW
Sea Temperature Today is: 11.4 °C
Saturday, 23 August 2014, 01:43 Local time
For Mapua, New Zealand, 4 km from Ruby Bay.
At Nelson Airport, 14 km from Ruby Bay.
Overall Ruby Bay Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in August
The graph shows the range of swells directed at Ruby Bay through a typical August, base... (show all text)
The rose diagram illustrates how commonly and how strongly the wind blows from differen... (show all text)
The two graphs above are also combined in the single Ruby Bay surf consistency graph.
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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||Outer Cut||9 mi|
|Third closest break||Tahunanui||9 mi|
|Fourth closest break||Inner Cut||9 mi|
|Fifth closest break||Schnappers Point||15 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||Richmond||9 mi|
|Fourth closest tide station||Nelson||10 mi|
|Fifth closest tide station||Astrolabe Road||17 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||Blenheim (New Zealand)||50 mi|
|Third closest city location||Wellington (New Zealand)||88 mi|
|Fourth closest city location||Porirua (New Zealand)||92 mi|
|Fifth closest city location||Lower Hutt (New Zealand)||95 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.