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Wainui Bay Chalet Surf Forecast and Surf Reports

(Gisborne and Mahia, New Zealand)

Wainui Bay Chalet Spot ID

Chalet break, Wainui Bay Chalet photo

Wainui Bay Chalet

Photo credit: Michelle

Chalets break, Wainui Bay Chalet photo

Wainui Bay Chalet

Photo credit: Michelle

Type: beach

Reliability: very consistent

Best: Swell SSE | Wind NW

Sea Temperature Today is: 13.4 °C

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Tuesday, 21 August 2018, 15:50 Local time
Tuesday 21Wed
Wave (m) 0.5
Period (s) 8 8 8 8
Wind (km/h) 20
NW 15
NW 20
WNW 20
Wind State off off off off

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Wainui Bay Chalet in Gisborne and Mahia is an exposed beach break that has very consistent surf and works all around the year. Works best in offshore winds from the northwest and there is no shelter here from cross shore breezes. Easily blown out by an onshore breeze Groundswells more frequent than windswells and the best swell direction is from the south southeast. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves. Best around low tide when the tide is rising. When the surf is up, it can get quite busy in the water.

New Zealand wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Gisborne, New Zealand, 6 km from Wainui Bay Chalet.

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Wainui Bay Chalet Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Whataupoko Gisborne wx, 4 km from Wainui Bay Chalet.

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Air temperature
18.8 °C

Current weather near Wainui Bay Chalet

Overall Wainui Bay Chalet Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in August

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Wainui Bay Chalet Location Maps

Wainui Bay Chalet Location Map

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snow forecast website

Ski Resorts closest to Wainui Bay Chalet:

  • Closest ski area
    139 mi
  • Second closest ski area
    142 mi
  • Third closest ski area
    145 mi
  • Fourth closest ski area
    219 mi
  • Fifth closest ski area
    354 mi
city weather forecast website

Town and city forecasts close to Wainui Bay Chalet:

  • Closest city location
    6 mi
  • Second closest city location
    83 mi
  • Third closest city location
    94 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    106 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    125 mi
Wainui Bay Chalet break location map and break info

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