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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: 'Low tide' by Rob Davies

3 hours
earlier
Peak Waves Wind Wind Waves Swell 1 Swell 2 3 hours
later
1.6
NNW
15
NW
NW
1.3
NNW
1.6
NNW
0.1
WNW
9 s cross-
on
9 s 9 s 16 s

Open ocean wave model on 17 June at 9 am

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

Low tide, Schnappers Point
user: Rob Davies (724 photos)
photo taken at: 10:00 am 17 Jun 2013

Low tide

New Zealand | Schnappers Point

Average rating: 3.0
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A bit choppy with an annoying cross-shore north-east wind here, yet hardly a zephyr at the Gap only 5km away. Two surfers pick a gap between the waves. You don't want to walk too much on submerged rocks here as boots are little defence against the spines of urchins.