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Shipwreck Bay-Supertubes ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 2.0
Crowds: 2.7

Overall: 4.2

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  1. weather stationWind Update Calm condsitions have become offshore at Shipwreck Bay-Supertubes (light winds from the SE at Kaitaia 20 km from Shipwreck Bay-Supertubes). 1.0m 12 s period swell from SW with an additional 0.8m 19 s period swell from SW
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20 km away, 3 h 31 min ago

Light
11 km/h
SE
16.6
16.8
Air / Water (°C)
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Shipwreck Bay-Supertubes Surf Forecast / Northland / New Zealand

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 12 am Tuesday 18 Dec 2018 NZDT

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

Today's Shipwreck Bay-Supertubes sea temperature is 16.8 °C (Statistics for 18 Dec 1981-2005 - mean: 18.7 max: 19.9 min: 17.0 °C)

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Swell
Height Map See all maps
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
0.7
SW
0.9
SW
0.9
WSW
1
SW
1.3
WSW
1.2
SW
1.2
SW
1.2
SW
1.4
SW
2.5
WSW
2.5
WSW
2.2
WSW
1.7
WSW
1.7
WNW
2.3
WNW
1.8
W
1.6
SW
1.6
SW
1.4
SW
1.4
SSW
1.6
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.4
SSW
Period(s) (?)191817161515141413111098789131211109129
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)36444948750279164059754071118031396866388268655476814799462386407807311
Wind
(km/h)
5
NE
5
NW
15
WSW
10
WSW
15
W
20
WNW
20
NW
20
W
25
W
25
W
25
W
25
W
20
NW
35
NW
25
WNW
15
SSW
15
SW
10
SW
10
SSW
20
SSE
25
S
20
SSE
20
SSE
Wind State(?)glassglasscross-
off
cross-
off
crosscross-
on
cross-
on
crosscrosscrosscrosscrosscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
offcross-
off
cross-
off
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High Tide
/ height (m)

6:28AM
2.84
6:43PM
2.97

7:30AM
2.97

7:41PM
3.09
8:24AM
3.17

8:35PM
3.25
9:11AM
3.39

9:25PM
3.42
9:56AM
3.59

10:14PM
3.57
10:40AM
3.76

11:01PM
3.67
11:26AM
3.86

11:49PM
3.71

Low Tide
/ height (m)
12:09AM
0.98
12:39PM
1.04

1:10AM
0.86

1:40PM
0.90
2:06AM
0.70

2:34PM
0.72
2:56AM
0.53

3:22PM
0.54
3:43AM
0.38

4:08PM
0.38

4:29AM
0.26
4:54PM
0.28

5:15AM
0.20
5:41PM
0.25

6:03AM
0.22

Note: the tide data above is for Ahipara Bay, New Zealand which is 2 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Shipwreck Bay-Supertubes.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Shipwreck Bay-Supertubes blow from the S.
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Summary
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High °C
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Low °C
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Chill °C (?)
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Sunrise
-6:07--6:07--6:09--6:09--6:09--6:09--6:11---
Sunset
--8:38--8:39--8:39--8:40--8:42--8:42--8:42--
Short Range Forecast: Heavy rain (total 23mm), heaviest during Wed night. Warm air temperatures (max 21°C on Tue morning, min 17°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (calm on Mon night, fresh winds from the W by Fri morning).Long Range Forecast:Light rain (total 6mm), mostly falling on Sat morning. Warm air temperatures (max 21°C on Sat morning, min 16°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the NW on Sat morning, light winds from the SW by Sun afternoon).

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Information about the Shipwreck Bay-Supertubes Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Shipwreck Bay-Supertubes provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 7 days. A general guide to surfing at Shipwreck Bay-Supertubes can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Shipwreck Bay-Supertubes 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 (Shipwreck Bay-Supertubes) 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 Shipwreck Bay-Supertubes 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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