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Wharariki Beach ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.7
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 5.0

Overall: 3.0

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Wharariki Beach Surf Photo: 'High tide' by Rob Davies

3 hours
earlier
Peak Waves Wind Wind Waves Swell 1 Swell 2 3 hours
later
1.5
WSW
20
ESE
ESE
0.5
E
1.2
WSW
0.7
WNW
16 s cross-
off
4 s 16 s 9 s

Open ocean wave model on 19 July at 3 pm

Forecast wind and swell just offshore from Wharariki Beach around the time the photo was taken

High tide, Wharariki Beach
user: Rob Davies (724 photos)
photo taken at: 3:00 pm 19 Jul 2014

High tide

New Zealand | Wharariki Beach

Average rating: 3.0
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Shoulder high surf at Wharariki. A bit smaller than I had hoped for but great fun surfing left off the rocks at the west side. Given wind and swell conditions, no doubt Sandhills was much bigger and better.

Recent comments

2014-07-23
Rob lewis Great looking rides Rob & I can see you were taking off deep in front of the rock.