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The Box ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 5.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 4.2

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The Box Surf Forecast / Northland / New Zealand

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 5 am Wednesday 31 Aug 2016 NZST

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

Today's The Box sea temperature is 15.6 °C (Statistics for 31 Aug 1981-2005 - mean: 14.9 max: 16.3 min: 13.8 °C)

Wednesday 31Thursday 01Friday 02
3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM
Rating
(10 max)
3
4
6
5
4
5
6
6
5
5
5
4
3
4
4
3
3
2
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)

SW

SW

SW

SW

SW

SW

SW

SW

SW

SW

SW

SW

SW

SW

SW

SW

SW

SW
Period(s) (?)131616151515151514141414141414131313
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)21794838459842644209390036293352298528012606229319751663142912851099919
Wind
(km/h)
20 SSE20
15 SSE15
15 SSE15
10 SSE10
15 SSW15
15 SSW15
10 SSE10
5 SSE5
0 SSW0
0 NNW0
5 NW5
15 WNW15
15 W15
10 W10
10 WNW10
15 NW15
15 NW15
15 NW15
Wind State(?)crosscrosscross-
off
crosscross-
on
crosscross-
off
glassglassglasscross-
on
onononcross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
Tide State(?)
lowflowhighebblowflowflowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebblow
High Tide
/ height (m)


8:41AM
3.39




9:02PM
3.58



9:22AM
3.49



9:41PM
3.64


Low Tide
/ height (m)
2:32AM
0.58



2:53PM
0.50




3:14AM
0.46



3:33PM
0.40



3:52AM
0.39

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

Offshore winds at The Box blow from the E.
 Wednesday 31Thursday 01Friday 02
3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Summary
clearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearsome cloudssome cloudssome cloudssome clouds
Rain (mm)
------------------
Temp. °C
131213141513131313131314141414141414
Chill °C (?)
111012131412131313131313131313131313
Sunrise
--6:48-------6:47-------
Sunset
-----6:07-------6:07----

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