Wainui Beach - Stockroute Spot ID
Type: beach and reef
Reliability: very consistent
Best: Swell SSE | Wind WNW
Sea Temperature Today is: 18.2 °C
Stockroute(Wainui Beach) in Gisborne is a fairly exposed beach and reef break that is usually a safe bet and works all around the year. Offshore winds blow from the west. Groundswells are more common than windswells and the best swell direction is from the south southeast. Waves at the beach are both lefts and rights. Best around mid tide when the tide is rising. When it's working here, it can get crowded. Watch out for rips and rocks.
For Gisborne, New Zealand, 6 km from Wainui Beach - Stockroute.
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At Gisborne Airport, 9 km from Wainui Beach - Stockroute.
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Overall Wainui Beach - Stockroute Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May
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- The closest passenger airport to Wainui Beach - Stockroute is Gisborne Airport (GIS) in New Zealand, 9 km (6 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Wainui Beach - Stockroute is Whakatane Airport (WHK), also in New Zealand, 133 km (83 miles) away.
- Third is Rotorua Airport (ROT) in New Zealand, 166 km (103 miles) away.
- Taupo Airport (TUO) in New Zealand is 173 km (107 miles) away.
- Tauranga Airport (TRG), also in New Zealand is the fifth nearest airport to Wainui Beach - Stockroute and is 200 km (124 miles) away.
This is the Surf-Forecast page for Wainui Beach - Stockroute, Gisborne and Mahia. Use the tab navigation above to view Wainui Beach - Stockroute sea temperature, Wainui Beach - Stockroute photographs, Wainui Beach - Stockroute detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Wainui Beach - Stockroute webcams, current wind from Gisborne and Mahia live weather stations and Wainui Beach - Stockroute tide predictions. The New Zealand swell maps link will open up the big picture showing New Zealand and the surrounding seas. These swell maps can be animated to show the different swell components, wave energy, wave period, wave heights, together with wind and weather forecasts, current weather and sea state observations from New Zealand wave-buoys, passing ships and coastal weather stations. Each of the forecast pages for this surf break feature a global and regional wavefinder tool to locate the best surf conditions in the area around Wainui Beach - Stockroute.