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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: 'North Swell at Wharariki' by Rob Davies

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Open ocean wave model on 1 December at 6 pm

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

North Swell at Wharariki, Wharariki Beach
user: Rob Davies (892 photos)
photo taken at: 5:53 pm 1 Dec 2018

North Swell at Wharariki

New Zealand | Wharariki Beach

Average rating: 3.0
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Interesting conditions with sets big enough to break outside the bay. Well overhead and powerful enough to touch the bottom when you got caught which is very unusual here.