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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' by Rob Davies

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Peak Waves Wind Wind Waves Swell 1 Swell 2 3 hours



Open ocean wave model on 29 December at 3 pm

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

North swell, Wharariki Beach
user: Rob Davies (825 photos)
photo taken at: 5:30 pm 29 Dec 2013

North swell

New Zealand | Wharariki Beach

Average rating: 3.0
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A wrapping long period SW swell and a local short period north swell combine to make very peaky surf at Wharariki. The bigger sets were overhead.