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Ruby Bay ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.5
Consistency of Surf: 1.6
Difficulty Level: 1.6
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.8
Crowds: 3.3

Overall: 3.4

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Ruby Bay Surf Photo: 'SUP surfing with a foil at Ruby Bay' by Rob Davies

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Open ocean wave model on 16 July at 9 am

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

SUP surfing with a foil at Ruby Bay
user: Rob Davies (1038 photos)
photo taken at: 9:41 am 16 Jul 2019

SUP surfing with a foil at Ruby Bay

New Zealand | Ruby Bay

Average rating: 3.0
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Even though the surf was only shoulder high at best, the guys with SUPs and foils had very long rides. When you have this much speed, no problem at all taking off on the back side.