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Light
13 km/h
E
Cross-Shore
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Wainui Beach - Whales Surf Forecast / New Zealand

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 6 pm Saturday 16 Dec 2017 NZDT

Wainui Beach - Whales surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.

Today's Wainui Beach - Whales sea temperature is 18.5 °C (Statistics for 16 Dec 1981-2005 - mean: 17.5 max: 18.9 min: 15.6 °C)

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Swell
Height Map See all maps
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
0.9
E
1.4
E
1.8
ESE
2.3
ESE
2.2
E
1.8
ESE
1.6
ESE
1.3
ESE
1.1
ESE
1
ESE
0.8
ESE
1.1
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1.3
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3
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2.3
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1.9
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1.2
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0.7
SE
0.8
SSE
0.6
SSE
0.5
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0.6
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0.6
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Period(s) (?)10101413121110109996715121110788877
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)1533941251158413017925883352251811069514937661569882296536949353834
Wind
(km/h)
20
ENE
10
NE
15
ENE
20
ENE
15
NNE
0
NE
20
SSW
15
SW
5
ENE
15
NNE
10
SW
15
SSW
20
SSE
10
SW
5
E
20
ENE
5
NW
5
SE
10
E
5
NE
10
SSE
10
SSE
10
SW
Wind State(?)crosscross-
off
crosscrosscross-
off
glasscross-
on
cross-
on
glasscross-
off
cross-
on
cross-
on
oncrosscross-
on
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High Tide
/ height (m)
5:32PM
1.83

6:05AM
1.83
6:16PM
1.79

6:51AM
1.81
6:59PM
1.76

7:36AM
1.80

7:42PM
1.75
8:19AM
1.79

8:27PM
1.74
9:02AM
1.80

9:14PM
1.75
9:45AM
1.82

10:02PM
1.77
10:31AM
1.84


Low Tide
/ height (m)

11:44PM
0.57
12:12PM
0.67

12:29AM
0.58
12:58PM
0.69

1:12AM
0.59

1:45PM
0.70
1:55AM
0.60

2:32PM
0.70
2:39AM
0.61

3:19PM
0.69
3:24AM
0.62

4:05PM
0.67

4:12AM
0.63


Note: the tide data above is for Gisborne, New Zealand which is 7 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Wainui Beach - Whales.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Wainui Beach - Whales blow from the NNW.
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Summary
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Rain (mm)
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High °C
2117201917232016212521181816212120252420191918
Low °C
1915181917211713192517181713192019242319191918
Chill °C (?)
2117201916232015212521181815212120252420191918
Sunrise
--5:37--5:37--5:37--5:37--5:39--5:39--5:39--
Sunset
8:28--8:29--8:30--8:30--8:30--8:30--8:31--8:31-
Short Range Forecast: Light rain (total 5mm), mostly falling on Mon afternoon. Warm air temperatures (max 25°C on Tue afternoon, min 13°C on Mon night). Wind will be generally light.Long Range Forecast:Light rain (total 7mm), mostly falling on Fri night. Warm air temperatures (max 25°C on Fri morning, min 13°C on Wed night). Wind will be generally light.

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Information about the Wainui Beach - Whales Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Wainui Beach - Whales provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 7 days. A general guide to surfing at Wainui Beach - Whales can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Wainui Beach - Whales surf forecast is unique since it includes wave energy (power) that defines the real feel of the surf rather than just the height or the period. If you surf the same spot (Wainui Beach - Whales) regularly then make a mental note of the wave energy from the surf forecast table each time you go. Very soon you may start to choose your surf days based on the wave energy alone combined with our forecast of favourable offshore wind conditions. Our star ratings will help here and of course you will also find the usual wave height and period predictions on our surf forecasts as well as a full break down of the swell components under our advanced users option (to reveal that, click the little Einstein character under the tide times).

Further information to help with frequently asked questions about our surf forecast for Wainui Beach - Whales may be found under the help tab on the top menu and also by moving your mouse over the question marks on the surf forecast table itself. Please always bear in mind that the forecast is for near-shore open water and local factors at each surf break influence the actual breaking wave height, such as the beach / reef profile, water depths offshore and shelter.

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