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Arataki ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.5
Difficulty Level: 1.5
Wind and Kite Surfing: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.4

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Arataki Surf Forecast / Bay of Plenty / New Zealand

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 5 am Saturday 08 May 2021 NZST
Forecast update in  hr  min  s Update imminent
Arataki surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Arataki sea temperature is 17.9 °C (Statistics for 08 May 1981-2005 - mean: 17.8 max: 19.0 min: 15.9 °C)
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Arataki surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Arataki sea temperature is 17.9 °C (Statistics for 08 May 1981-2005 - mean: 17.8 max: 19.0 min: 15.9 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for Bay of Plenty

  1. weather stationWind Update The cross-on wind has turned onshore at Mount Maunganui (light winds from the NE at TaurangaAeroAws 4 km from Mount Maunganui).

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Actual: 57 min ago

Light
13 km/h
NE
Onshore
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How big are the waves at Arataki today?

The current surf forecast for Arataki at 1PM is: 1.1m 6s primary swell from a Northeast direction and 0.5m 9s secondary swell from a North-northeast direction, 0.2m 13s secondary swell from a North direction (forecast issued at 05:00am May 08). The wind direction is predicted to be onshore.

Time (NZST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (08 May)4.5ft (1.3m)6s
Afternoon (08 May)3.5ft (1.1m)6s
Evening (08 May)3.5ft (1.1m)6s

Table - waves today at Arataki. (Swell directed towards the surf break)

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Rating
(10 max)
Swell
Height Map
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
Period(s) (?)
Wave
Graph
(?)Metric surfscale
Energy (?)
Wind
(km/h)
Wind State (?)
onshore
cross-onshore
cross-shore
cross-offshore
offshore
glassy
High Tide
/ height (m)
Low Tide
/ height (m)
Summary
Rain (mm)
Temp. °C
Chill °C (?)
Sunrise
Sunset
Saturday
08
Sunday
09
Monday
10
Tuesday
11
Wednesday
12
Thursday
13
Friday
14
Saturday
15
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ENE
1.3
ENE
1.3
NE
1.1
NE
1.1
NE
1
NNE
1.1
NNE
1
NNE
0.9
NNE
0.9
NNE
0.9
NNE
0.9
NNE
0.9
NNE
0.9
NNE
0.9
NNE
1
N
0.7
N
0.6
NE
0.6
NE
0.5
NE
0.4
N
0.4
N
0.5
N
0.6
N
0.5
N
0.5
N
0.5
N
0.5
NE
1.1
N
1.2
N
1.2
N
1.2
N
1.2
N
1.2
N
1.2
N
1.1
N
1.1
N
1.1
NNE
1
NNE
1.1
NNE
1.1
NNE
1
N
1.2
N
0.9
NNE
1.1
N
1
N
1.2
N
1
NNE
1.1
NNE
0.9
NNE
0.8
N
0.6
N
0.6
NE
0.5
NE
0.5
NE
0.6
NE
0.6
NE
0.6
NE
0.6
NE
0.6
NE
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20
E
15
ENE
15
ENE
15
NE
15
NNE
10
N
10
NNE
10
N
5
N
5
N
10
N
15
N
15
NW
5
NNW
5
NW
5
NW
5
WNW
0
WNW
5
WNW
5
WNW
0
ESE
5
N
0
ESE
0
SSW
0
N
10
NNW
10
N
15
N
25
N
20
N
20
N
20
NNW
15
NNW
20
NNW
20
NNW
20
NNW
15
NNW
15
N
25
N
20
N
30
N
25
NNW
10
WSW
5
WNW
10
W
15
W
15
WSW
10
SW
10
WSW
10
SW
10
WSW
15
WSW
20
WSW
20
W
15
WSW
15
WSW
10
WSW
10
SW
10
WSW
15
SW
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on
cross-
on
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on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscross-
on
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cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
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off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
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4:50AM
1.61
5:13PM
1.53
5:40AM
1.60
6:05PM
1.56
6:26AM
1.59
6:53PM
1.59
7:08AM
1.59
7:37PM
1.61
7:48AM
1.58
8:18PM
1.63
8:28AM
1.58
8:56PM
1.65
9:08AM
1.57
9:32PM
1.66
9:49AM
1.57
10:54AM
0.33
11:19PM
0.38
11:46AM
0.30
12:08AM
0.36
12:34PM
0.26
12:55AM
0.34
1:17PM
0.22
1:37AM
0.33
1:57PM
0.20
2:18AM
0.34
2:34PM
0.20
2:57AM
0.34
3:10PM
0.22
3:36AM
0.35

Note: the tide data above is for Tauranga, New Zealand which is 3 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Arataki.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Arataki blow from the SW

Saturday
08
Sunday
09
Monday
10
Tuesday
11
Wednesday
12
Thursday
13
Friday
14
Saturday
15
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