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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: 'Almost at high tide, Wharariki' by Rob Davies

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Open ocean wave model on 11 March at 12 pm

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

Almost at high tide, Wharariki, Wharariki Beach
user: Rob Davies (724 photos)
photo taken at: 1:42 pm 11 Mar 2015

Almost at high tide, Wharariki

New Zealand | Wharariki Beach

Average rating: 3.0
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Lovely early autumn conditions with warm water and well-spaced sets that were around head-high. Mellow at high tide and then a bit faster and steeper as the tide dropped.