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  1. weather stationWind Update Cross-on wind has become light (calm at Wainui Gisborne wx 2 km from Wainui Beach - Whales). 1.2m 8 s period swell from ENE with an additional 1.1m 8 s period swell from S
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  2. weather stationWind Update Recent on-shore wind 1 km from Wainui Beach - Stockroute has fallen light (calm at Wainui Gisborne wx). Waves cleaning up. 1.2m 8 s period swell from ENE with an additional 1.1m 8 s period swell from S
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Wainui Beach - Whales Surf Forecast / New Zealand

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 12 pm Wednesday 16 Jan 2019 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 20.1 °C (Statistics for 16 Jan 1981-2005 - mean: 19.1 max: 21.3 min: 17.8 °C)

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Swell
Height Map See all maps
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
1.1
ENE
1.3
SSW
1.1
ENE
1.3
E
1.2
E
0.9
ENE
0.9
ENE
0.8
ENE
0.7
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0.8
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0.9
ENE
0.9
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0.7
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0.5
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S
1.9
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1.7
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1.9
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1.8
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1.7
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1.2
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1.1
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Period(s) (?)88999999888998131415141313111312
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)17623519726321513813299739011914980418213241315142310211016364555362
Wind
(km/h)
5
S
20
SSW
10
SSW
20
SSW
20
S
10
WSW
5
S
15
E
5
NE
10
NE
15
ENE
15
WNW
20
WNW
25
SSE
10
NNE
15
SW
20
SSE
5
NNW
5
SSW
15
ESE
10
NNW
5
WNW
20
NE
Wind State(?)glasscross-
on
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crossglasscross-
on
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High Tide
/ height (m)

2:16PM
1.86
2:41AM
1.83

2:59PM
1.84
3:27AM
1.85

3:47PM
1.83

4:16AM
1.88
4:42PM
1.84

5:13AM
1.92
5:43PM
1.87

6:18AM
1.97
6:47PM
1.92

7:23AM
2.05

7:49PM
1.99
8:23AM
2.13

Low Tide
/ height (m)


8:40PM
0.55
8:50AM
0.61

9:23PM
0.53
9:39AM
0.60

10:10PM
0.51
10:32AM
0.60

11:04PM
0.48
11:31AM
0.59

12:03AM
0.45
12:38PM
0.57

1:04AM
0.42

1:44PM
0.53
2:02AM
0.39


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
light rainrisk thund- derrisk thund- derrain shwrsclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclear
Rain (mm)
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High °C
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Low °C
1919192021172121182228222619162121162222172327
Chill °C (?)
2121192122182321192629262824182323192423192727
Sunrise
6:00--6:01--6:03--6:03--6:05--6:05--6:07--6:07-
Sunset
-8:32--8:31--8:31--8:30--8:30--8:30--8:30--8:29
Short Range Forecast: Heavy rain (total 34mm), heaviest during Wed night. Warm air temperatures (max 29°C on Sat afternoon, min 17°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.Long Range Forecast:Mostly dry. Warm air temperatures (max 28°C on Sun morning, min 16°C on Sun 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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