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Motiti Island - Kaiwakawaka ree ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.3

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Motiti Island – Kaiwakawaka ree Surf Forecast and Surf Reports

(Bay of Plenty, New Zealand)

Motiti Island - Kaiwakawaka ree Spot ID

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Type: beach

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell ENE | Wind SSW

Sea Temperature Today is: 14.3 °C

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Saturday, 22 September 2018, 09:56 Local time
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Wave (m) 1.2
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Period (s) 11 11 11 10
Wind (km/h) 25
SE 20
SE 15
ESE 15
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Wind State cross-
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Motiti Island - Kaiwakawaka ree in Bay of Plenty is an exposed beach break that has fairly consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. Offshore winds are from the south southwest and there is no shelter here from cross shore breezes. Poor surf in light onshore winds Clean groundswells prevail and the ideal swell direction is from the east northeast. No beach break here and there is also a left hand reef break. Best around high tide. Rarely crowded here. Be warned that sharks have been sighted.

New Zealand wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Motiti Island - Ernies, 3 km from Motiti Island - Kaiwakawaka ree.

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Motiti Island - Kaiwakawaka ree Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Port Tauranga, 10 km from Motiti Island - Kaiwakawaka ree.

fresh winds from the SE

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Current weather near Motiti Island - Kaiwakawaka ree

Buoy Data:

At Bay of Plenty Buoy, 11 miles from Motiti Island - Kaiwakawaka ree.

  5AM 6AM 7AM 8AM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 1.81
1.69
1.83
1.70
Dominant period (s) 10.5 10.5 10.5 11.1

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Overall Motiti Island - Kaiwakawaka ree Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in September

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Ski Resorts closest to Motiti Island - Kaiwakawaka ree:

  • Closest ski area
    121 mi
  • Second closest ski area
    123 mi
  • Third closest ski area
    127 mi
  • Fourth closest ski area
    172 mi
  • Fifth closest ski area
    350 mi
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Town and city forecasts close to Motiti Island - Kaiwakawaka ree:

  • Closest city location
    16 mi
  • Second closest city location
    37 mi
  • Third closest city location
    63 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    96 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    108 mi

Airports

  • The closest passenger airport to Motiti Island - Swannis is Tauranga Airport (TRG) in New Zealand, 22 km (14 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Motiti Island - Swannis is Whakatane Airport (WHK), also in New Zealand, 53 km (33 miles) away.
  • Third is Rotorua Airport (ROT) in New Zealand, 55 km (34 miles) away.
  • Hamilton Airport (HLZ) in New Zealand is 101 km (63 miles) away.
  • Taupo Airport (TUO), also in New Zealand is the fifth nearest airport to Motiti Island - Swannis and is 128 km (80 miles) away.
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