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Otago Peninsula - Sandfly Bay ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.3

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  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Otago Peninsula - Sandfly Bay (calm at Shiel Hill 8 km from Otago Peninsula - Sandfly Bay). 2.1m 17 s period swell from SSW
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Actual: 32 min ago

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Clean
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Otago Peninsula - Sandfly Bay Surf Forecast / Otago / New Zealand

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 5 pm Saturday 22 Sep 2018 NZST

Otago Peninsula - Sandfly Bay surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.

Today's Otago Peninsula - Sandfly Bay sea temperature is 11.5 °C (Statistics for 22 Sep 1981-2005 - mean: 8.9 max: 10.3 min: 7.7 °C)

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Height Map See all maps
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
1.2
SSW
0.9
SSW
1.2
SSW
1.3
SSW
1.4
SSW
0.9
SSW
1.6
SSW
1.5
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0.6
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2
SW
3.5
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6
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2.5
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2.4
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2.1
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1.6
SSE
1.1
SSE
0.9
SSE
0.7
SSE
Period(s) (?)17161615151514715813151515141413121212111110
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
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Energy(?)80438067175682240210612451795324119867031271599310990833723421785126963628017097
Wind
(km/h)
15
ENE
5
NNW
5
NNE
30
SSW
10
WSW
10
NNE
40
SSW
25
WSW
35
W
40
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50
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50
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45
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35
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20
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10
N
30
NE
25
NNE
25
SW
10
SSE
30
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off
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on
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High Tide
/ height (m)

2:20AM
1.65

2:41PM
1.70
3:00AM
1.67

3:22PM
1.71

3:40AM
1.68
4:02PM
1.70

4:20AM
1.68
4:42PM
1.69

5:02AM
1.68
5:24PM
1.66

5:46AM
1.66

6:10PM
1.63
6:34AM
1.65

7:00PM
1.60
Low Tide
/ height (m)

8:20PM
0.27
8:36AM
0.23

9:00PM
0.24
9:17AM
0.20

9:39PM
0.22
9:56AM
0.19

10:17PM
0.20
10:36AM
0.18

10:56PM
0.20
11:16AM
0.18

11:36PM
0.20
11:58AM
0.20

12:17AM
0.21

12:43PM
0.21

Note: the tide data above is for Port Chalmers, New Zealand which is 9 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Otago Peninsula - Sandfly Bay.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Otago Peninsula - Sandfly Bay blow from the N.
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Summary
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Rain (mm)
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High °C
13111488876101097657871111111099
Low °C
121011777648977656858119988
Chill °C (?)
1210134672266410-1243988875
Sunrise
--6:24--6:22--6:20--6:18--6:16--6:15--6:13--
Sunset
6:34--6:35--6:36--6:37--6:38--6:39--6:40--6:42-
Short Range Forecast: Heavy rain (total 21mm), heaviest during Sun afternoon. Cool air temperatures (max 14°C on Sun morning, min 4°C on Mon night). Winds increasing (calm on Sun night, near gales from the WSW by Tue night).Long Range Forecast:Light rain (total 6mm), mostly falling on Wed afternoon. Cool air temperatures (max 11°C on Fri morning, min 5°C on Wed night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the WSW on Wed morning, light winds from the NE by Sat afternoon).

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Information about the Otago Peninsula - Sandfly Bay Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Otago Peninsula - Sandfly Bay provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 7 days. A general guide to surfing at Otago Peninsula - Sandfly Bay can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Otago Peninsula - Sandfly Bay surf forecast is unique since it includes wave energy (power) that defines the real feel of the surf rather than just the height or the period. If you surf the same spot (Otago Peninsula - Sandfly Bay) regularly then make a mental note of the wave energy from the surf forecast table each time you go. Very soon you may start to choose your surf days based on the wave energy alone combined with our forecast of favourable offshore wind conditions. Our star ratings will help here and of course you will also find the usual wave height and period predictions on our surf forecasts as well as a full break down of the swell components under our advanced users option (to reveal that, click the little Einstein character under the tide times).

Further information to help with frequently asked questions about our surf forecast for Otago Peninsula - Sandfly Bay may be found under the help tab on the top menu and also by moving your mouse over the question marks on the surf forecast table itself. Please always bear in mind that the forecast is for near-shore open water and local factors at each surf break influence the actual breaking wave height, such as the beach / reef profile, water depths offshore and shelter.

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