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Whale Watch Reef ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.2

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  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Whale Watch Reef (calm at Kaikoura 2 km from Whale Watch Reef). 1.3m 5 s period wind swell from NNE
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2 h 52 min ago

Calm
4 km/h
N
Clean
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Whale Watch Reef Surf Forecast / New Zealand

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 5 am Monday 20 Aug 2018 NZST

Whale Watch Reef surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.

Today's Whale Watch Reef sea temperature is 10.1 °C (Statistics for 20 Aug 1981-2005 - mean: 10.3 max: 11.1 min: 9.6 °C)

Monday 20Tuesday 21Wednesday 22
3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM
Rating
(10 max)
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
0.6
NE
1.1
NNE
2.1
NNE
2.2
NE
1.9
NE
1.7
NNE
1.4
NE
0.9
NNE
1.1
NE
0.8
NNE
0.5
ENE
0.5
NE
0.5
NE
0.4
ENE
0.4
NE
0.4
NE
0.4
NE
0.3
NE
Period(s) (?)356666666677888888
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)9643143882781961265580372624282416161610
Wind
(km/h)
10
NNW
15
N
35
NNE
25
NNE
25
NNE
20
NNE
15
N
15
N
15
NNE
5
NW
5
W
10
SSE
15
SSE
5
W
5
NNW
10
NNW
5
NW
10
NW
Wind State(?)cross-
on
cross-
on
oncross-
on
oncross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
oncrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
glasscross-
on
crosscross
Tide State(?)
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High Tide
/ height (m)




12:02PM
1.97



12:25AM
1.89



12:54PM
1.95



1:15AM
1.86

Low Tide
/ height (m)

5:50AM
0.55




6:25PM
0.62



6:38AM
0.60



7:17PM
0.64



Note: the tide data above is for Kaikoura, New Zealand which is 2 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Whale Watch Reef.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Whale Watch Reef blow from the SW.
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moderate rain
moderate rain
clear
partially cloudy
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Summary
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Rain (mm)
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Temp. °C
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Chill °C (?)
89812131110991110117911101010
Sunrise
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Sunset
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