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Catlins Surf

Detailed Catlins surf forecast maps and the latest eyeball surf report from local surfers in the region. Near-shore swell is shown on the map together with the surf forecast rating for spots in Catlins. Find the best places to surf in offshore conditions by selecting the wind option on the forecast map. Windsurfers and kite surfers can also use this option to find more favorable cross-shore conditions in Catlins. Our local Wavefinder indicates where some of the best conditions are likely to be found in Catlins over the next 7 days. Surf photos from Catlins and reviews of the best spots and surfing conditions have been provided by local surfers.

Catlins Surf Forecast

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Catlins Surf Forecast map for predicting the best wave and wind conditions across the region. For surfers, the map shows the most powerful swell tracking across near-shore open water and not the peak waves experienced by boats out at sea. Move your mouse over the ocean swell symbols or the surf breaks on the coastline to see a more detailed surf forecast including wave period and wind conditions. The forecast updates every 6 hours and most live weather reports update every hour. You can animate the Catlins Surf map or show live wind and wave conditions as reported from wavebuoys and local weather stations. Surf breaks shown along the Catlins coastline are also listed below.

Catlins Photos

Catlins Wavefinder

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Best forecast wave conditions in Catlins
Dinner platesDinner platesDinner platesDinner platesDinner platesDinner platesDinner platesDinner platesCannibal bayPapatowaiKaka pointKaka pointCannibal bayLong pointLong pointLong pointPorpoise bayPorpoise bay
Rating5
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Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
1.6

SSW
1.7

SSW
1.7

SW
1.6

SW
2.2

SW
2.3

SW
2.0

SW
2.2

SW
0.1

SE
3.0

SW
1.6

SSW
1.8

S
2.2

S
2.1

SSE
1.6

SSE
1.4

SE
0.7

SSW
1.6

SW
Period(s) (?)20191817161616181598899982119
Energy(?)18641982174114322537263519432955912183414657836753872664041714
Wind
(km/h)
15 NNW15
10 WNW10
10 N10
20 NNW20
15 N15
25 NNE25
15 NE15
10 NE10
55 W55
10 W10
15 S15
15 SSW15
20 SE20
15 ESE15
15 ENE15
20 NE20
25 ENE25
25 NE25
Wind State(?)offcross-
off
offoffoffoffcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offcross-
off
cross-
off
oncross-
off
offoffcross-
off
cross-
off
High Tide
/ height (m)


7:50PM
2.14
8:19AM
2.09

8:49PM
2.05
9:21AM
2.02

9:48PM
1.99
10:20AM
1.99

10:44PM
1.96
11:14AM
1.98

11:34PM
1.95

12:02PM
2.00
12:20AM
1.97
Low Tide
/ height (m)

1:33PM
0.24
2:04AM
0.31

2:34PM
0.35

3:05AM
0.38
3:35PM
0.43

4:03AM
0.42
4:33PM
0.47

4:58AM
0.43
5:25PM
0.48

5:47AM
0.42

6:13PM
0.47
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clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
Summary
clearclearclearclearclearsome cloudssome cloudssome cloudssome cloudsrain shwrsrain shwrsrain shwrsrain shwrssome cloudssome cloudsclearclearclear
Rain (mm)
---------1211-----
High °C
111310121412131512987776676
Low °C
91189121111139877765566
Chill °C (?)
9129101310111510754443232
Sunrise
8:18--8:18--8:18--8:14--8:11--8:11--
Sunset
-5:20--5:21--5:22--5:21--5:22--5:25-
Swell1 (m) & direction
1.6

SSW
1.7

SSW
1.7

SW
1.6

SW
2.2

SW
2.3

SW
2.0

SW
2.2

SW
1.4

NE
1.6

SW
0.9

NE
0.5

NE
0.4

ENE
2.1

SSE
1.6

SSE
1.4

SE
0.9

SSE
1.6

SW
Period (s)2019181716161618991099998819
Swell2 (m) & direction
1.0

ENE
1.0

WSW
0.8

ENE
0.8

SW
1.1

SW
0.4

ENE
0.4

ENE
0.4

NE
0.1

SE
1.1

NE
0.7

SW
0.5

SW
0.5

SW
0.7

ENE
0.6

ENE
0.4

ENE
0.7

SSW
0.5

SSE
Period (s)121311222110101015101514131099217
Wind waves (m) & direction
0.5

NW
0.4

NW

-
0.8

NNW
0.7

N
1.0

NNE
0.9

NE
1.6

ENE
2.2

W
3.0

SW
1.6

SSW
1.8

S
2.2

S

-

-
0.6

NE
1.5

ENE
1.5

ENE
Period (s)44-44446179889--956


Catlins Surf Breaks

beach
beach
reef
beach
reef and point
beach
beach/river mouth
beach and reef
beach