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Schnappers Point ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.2
Consistency of Surf: 2.8
Difficulty Level: 3.4
Wind and Kite Surfing: 2.8
Crowds: 3.6

Overall: 3.4

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Schnappers Point Surf Photo: 'Late Autumn Small Swell' by Rob Davies

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Open ocean wave model on 20 May at 12 pm

Forecast wind and swell just offshore from Schnappers Point around the time the photo was taken

Late Autumn Small Swell, Schnappers Point
user: Rob Davies (746 photos)
photo taken at: 11:23 am 20 May 2013

Late Autumn Small Swell

New Zealand | Schnappers Point

Average rating: 3.3
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A small swell with a shoulder-high set every five or ten minutes and a crowd of between two and ten. A glorious late autumn morning. Warm water and bright sunshine meant that it felt more like March than May. After an unusually flat summer, autumn has been more reliable