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Sponge bay ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.5
Consistency of Surf: 3.5
Difficulty Level: 2.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 3.5

Overall: 3.1

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Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for Gisborne and Mahia

  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Sponge bay (calm at Wildish Street Gisborne wx 4 km from Sponge bay). 1.0m 10 s period swell from E with an additional 0.5m 7 s period swell from S
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N
Clean
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Sponge bay Surf Forecast / Gisborne and Mahia / New Zealand

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 6 am Saturday 15 Dec 2018 NZDT

Sponge bay surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.

Today's Sponge bay sea temperature is 17.1 °C (Statistics for 15 Dec 1981-2005 - mean: 17.3 max: 18.8 min: 15.6 °C)

Saturday 15Sunday 16Monday 17
4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM
Rating
(10 max)
2
2
2
0
0
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
1
E
1
E
0.9
E
0.8
E
0.8
E
0.8
E
0.7
E
0.7
E
0.6
E
0.6
E
0.5
E
0.5
E
0.5
E
0.4
ESE
0.4
ESE
0.4
ESE
0.3
E
0.3
E
Period(s) (?)1010101010101010101099999999
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)208206167130127125949267654544432826261414
Wind
(km/h)
5
WNW
5
WNW
5
SSE
10
ESE
10
ESE
10
ESE
5
SSW
10
SW
10
WSW
10
WSW
15
SSW
15
SSE
15
SSE
15
SSE
5
SSW
5
W
5
W
5
WNW
Wind State(?)cross-
off
cross-
off
glasscross-
on
crosscross-
on
oncross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
onononcross-
on
crosscrosscross-
off
Tide State(?)
ebblowflowhighebbebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebb
High Tide
/ height (m)



12:45PM
1.86




1:02AM
1.79



1:29PM
1.88



1:48AM
1.80

Low Tide
/ height (m)

6:29AM
0.69




7:06PM
0.65



7:13AM
0.68



7:52PM
0.63



Note: the tide data above is for Gisborne, New Zealand which is 5 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Sponge bay.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Sponge bay blow from the N.
 Saturday 15Sunday 16Monday 17
4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM
clear
clear
clear
clear
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
rain showers
rain showers
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Summary
clearclearclearclearrisk thund- derrisk thund- derrain shwrsrain shwrsclearclearsome cloudssome cloudsclearclearclearclearclearclear
Rain (mm)
----1211----------
Temp. °C
151520212018171615151819201815141313
Chill °C (?)
151520212018171615151819201815141313
Sunrise
-5:37-------5:37-------5:37
Sunset
-----8:28-------8:29----

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