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Ruby Bay ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.8
Consistency of Surf: 1.8
Difficulty Level: 1.6
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.3
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.2

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Ruby Bay Surf Photo: 'Ragged surf at Ruby Bay' by Rob Davies

3 hours
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Peak Waves Wind Wind Waves Swell 1 Swell 2 3 hours
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2.1
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10
NW
NW

2.1
N
0.1
WNW
8 s glass 8 s 19 s

Open ocean wave model on 30 June at 12 pm

Forecast wind and swell just offshore from Ruby Bay around the time the photo was taken

Ragged surf at Ruby Bay
user: Rob Davies (724 photos)
photo taken at: 1:10 pm 30 Jun 2014

Ragged surf at Ruby Bay

New Zealand | Ruby Bay

Average rating: 2.2
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There were a few bigger sets earlier but generally it was waist to shoulder high with a bit of annoying cross-chop all afternoon. Even on a 7' board I could ride for more 200m but as usual it looked more fun on a longboard or SUP, better suited to staying through the gutless sections.