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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: 'Cyclone Pam swell - day 3' by Rob Davies

3 hours
earlier
Peak Waves Wind Wind Waves Swell 1 Swell 2 3 hours
later
2.3
NNW
5
SSE
SSE

1.9
N
1.3
WSW
19 s glass 19 s 14 s

Open ocean wave model on 16 March at 9 am

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

Cyclone Pam swell - day 3, Wharariki Beach
user: Rob Davies (724 photos)
photo taken at: 9:48 am 16 Mar 2015

Cyclone Pam swell - day 3

New Zealand | Wharariki Beach

Average rating: 3.0
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Day 3, and the last day of Cyclone Pam swell. Not as good as the day before. Still some well overhead sets at the far end of the beach, breaking very far out, but very fat and evidently quite hard to get onto on a shortboard. There is a surfer there for scale but he's just a dot.