Stony Bay Surf Forecast and Surf Reports
(New-Zealand – Banks Peninsula)
Stony Bay Spot ID:
Reliability: fairly consistent
Best: Swell ESE | Wind SW
Sea Temperature Today is: 11.5 °C
Saturday, 25 May 2013, 06:09 Local time
For Akaroa, New Zealand, 18 miles from Stony Bay.
At Le Bons Bay, 8 km from Stony Bay.
Overall Stony Bay Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May
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Visitor Reviews of Stony Bay
Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Stony Bay:(click location name for more details)
|Closest break||Raupo Bay||2 mi|
|Second closest break||Hickory Bay||8 mi|
|Third closest break||Gough Bay||9 mi|
|Fourth closest break||Taylors Mistake||16 mi|
|Fifth closest break||Scarborough||16 mi|
Wave buoys nearest to Stony Bay:
|Closest wave buoy||SW Hawaii Buoy||4576 mi|
|Second closest wave buoy||W Hawaii Buoy||4633 mi|
|Third closest wave buoy||NW Hawaii Buoy||4879 mi|
|Fourth closest wave buoy||NW Hawaii Buoy||4941 mi|
|Fifth closest wave buoy||N Hawaii 1 Buoy||5085 mi|
Tide stations nearest to Stony Bay:
|Closest tide station||Akaroa||11 mi|
|Second closest tide station||Lyttelton||18 mi|
|Third closest tide station||Kaikoura||93 mi|
|Fourth closest tide station||Timaru Harbour||103 mi|
|Fifth closest tide station||Hokitika River Bar||125 mi|
Ski Resorts closest to Stony Bay:
|Closest ski area||Porters (New Zealand)||76 mi|
|Second closest ski area||Mount Hutt (New Zealand)||77 mi|
|Third closest ski area||Mount Cheeseman (New Zealand)||78 mi|
|Fourth closest ski area||Craigieburn (New Zealand)||78 mi|
|Fifth closest ski area||Broken River (New Zealand)||79 mi|
Town and city forecasts close to Stony Bay:
|Closest city location||Christchurch (New Zealand)||22 mi|
|Second closest city location||Nelson (New Zealand)||166 mi|
|Third closest city location||Wellington (New Zealand)||187 mi|
|Fourth closest city location||Lower Hutt (New Zealand)||195 mi|
|Fifth closest city location||Dunedin (New Zealand)||197 mi|
- The closest passenger airport to Stony Bay is Christchurch International Airport (CHC) in New Zealand, which is 48 km (30 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Stony Bay is Timaru Airport (TIU), also in New Zealand, 163 km (101 miles) away.
- The third closest airport is Hokitika Airport (HKK), also in New Zealand, 200 km (124 miles) away.