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Tahunanui bar Surf Forecast and Surf Reports

(Nelson – Tasman Bay, New Zealand)

Tahunanui bar Spot ID

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Type: sandbar

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell NNW | Wind S

Sea Temperature Today is: 11.2 °C

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Wednesday, 22 August 2018, 01:56 Local time
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Wave (m) 1.4
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1.7
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1.2
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Period (s) 8 9 9 9
Wind (km/h) 10
SW 15
WSW 15
WSW 15
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Wind State cross-
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Tahunanui bar in Nelson - Tasman Bay is a fairly exposed sandbar break that does not work very often with no particular seasonal pattern. The best wind direction is from the south and there is no shelter here from cross shore breezes. Does not handle onshore winds very well Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the best swell direction is from the north northwest. The sandbar breaks are all lefts. Even when there are waves, it's not likley to be crowded. Watch out for dangerous rips.

New Zealand wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Nelson, New Zealand, 2 km from Tahunanui bar.

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Tahunanui bar Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Nelson College, 4 km from Tahunanui bar.

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Current weather near Tahunanui bar

Overall Tahunanui bar Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in August

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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Tahunanui bar, Nelson - Tasman Bay. Use the tab navigation above to view Tahunanui bar sea temperature, Tahunanui bar photographs, Tahunanui bar detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Tahunanui bar webcams, current wind from Nelson - Tasman Bay live weather stations and Tahunanui bar 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 Tahunanui bar.