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Bethell's Beach / Te Henga Surf Forecast / Auckland / New Zealand

12 Day Weather and Surf, issued 11 pm Friday 20 May 2022 NZST
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Today's Bethell's Beach / Te Henga sea temperature is 18.2 °C (Statistics for 20 May 1981-2005 - mean: 17.0 max: 17.9 min: 15.3 °C)
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Today's Bethell's Beach / Te Henga sea temperature is 18.2 °C (Statistics for 20 May 1981-2005 - mean: 17.0 max: 17.9 min: 15.3 °C)

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  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Bethell's Beach / Te Henga (calm at Waitakere 8 km from Bethell's Beach / Te Henga).

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Actual: 59 min ago

Calm
2 km/h
N
Clean
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Best Forecast Surf Conditions for Bethell's Beach / Te Henga this week:

The surf forecast for Bethell's Beach / Te Henga over the next 12 days: The first swell (rated 1 star or higher) is forecast to arrive on Monday (May 23) at 12PM. The primary swell is predicted to be 2.3m and 12s period with a secondary swell of 0.1m and 20s. Another secondary swell of 2.3m and 12s is also forecast. The wind is predicted to be cross-onshore as the swell arrives.

The most powerful waves expected at Bethell's Beach / Te Henga in the next 12 days are 4.5m 13s and forecast to arrive on Saturday (May 21) at 3AM. Winds are predicted to be cross-onshore at the time the swell arrives.

Wave TypeTime (NZST) & Date Wave Height & Period
Next good surf (1 star+)12PM (Mon 23rd May)7.5ft (2.3m) 12s
Best Surf 3AM (Fri 27th May)5.5ft (1.7m) 13s
Most Powerful 3AM (Sat 21st May)15ft (4.5m) 13s

Table - best surf conditions forecast for Bethell's Beach / Te Henga over the next 12 days.

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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)
High °C
Low °C
Chill °C (?)
Sunrise
Sunset
Saturday
21
Sunday
22
Monday
23
Tuesday
24
Wednesday
25
Thursday
26
Friday
27
Saturday
28
Sunday
29
Monday
30
Tuesday
31
Wed
01
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WSW
4
WSW
3.5
WSW
3.5
WSW
3
SW
3
SW
3
SW
2.1
SW
2.3
SW
1.9
SW
1.7
SW
1.6
SW
1.5
SW
1.1
SW
1.9
SW
2.1
SW
2.3
SW
2.1
SW
1.2
WSW
1.5
SW
1.4
SW
1.1
SW
0.9
SW
0.8
SW
0.6
SW
0.4
SW
0.5
SW
0.6
WSW
0.6
WSW
0.5
SW
0.5
SW
0.5
SW
0.6
WSW
0.7
SW
0.8
WSW
0.8
WSW
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40
SW
35
WSW
35
WSW
35
SW
30
SW
30
WSW
30
WSW
20
SW
15
SW
20
SW
20
WSW
25
WSW
30
WSW
30
WSW
30
WSW
30
WSW
25
WSW
30
SW
25
S
15
E
5
ESE
10
E
10
E
10
ENE
15
ENE
20
ENE
25
NE
35
NE
40
NE
20
N
15
NW
15
NW
10
NNW
25
NNE
25
NW
45
NW
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
oncross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
oncross-
on
cross-
on
ononcross-
on
cross-
on
crossoffcross-
off
offoffcross-
off
offoffcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscross-
off
cross-
on
cross-
on
1:07AM
2.79
1:35PM
2.50
2:08AM
2.65
2:41PM
2.37
3:14AM
2.54
3:52PM
2.30
4:23AM
2.48
5:02PM
2.31
5:28AM
2.47
6:05PM
2.37
6:25AM
2.50
6:58PM
2.46
7:14AM
2.53
7:44PM
2.55
7:58AM
2.56
8:25PM
2.62
8:38AM
2.58
9:03PM
2.67
9:16AM
2.59
9:40PM
2.70
9:54AM
2.58
10:17PM
2.69
10:31AM
2.54
7:26AM
0.34
7:45PM
0.40
8:31AM
0.47
8:51PM
0.54
9:40AM
0.54
10:01PM
0.62
10:49AM
0.55
11:10PM
0.63
11:51AM
0.51
12:12AM
0.60
12:44PM
0.45
1:05AM
0.54
1:30PM
0.38
1:52AM
0.48
2:11PM
0.33
2:33AM
0.43
2:49PM
0.30
3:12AM
0.40
3:26PM
0.29
3:50AM
0.38
4:02PM
0.30
4:27AM
0.40
4:39PM
0.34

Note: the tide data above is for O'Neills Bay which is 1 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Bethell's Beach / Te Henga.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Bethell's Beach / Te Henga blow from the E

Saturday
21
Sunday
22
Monday
23
Tuesday
24
Wednesday
25
Thursday
26
Friday
27
Saturday
28
Sunday
29
Monday
30
Tuesday
31
Wed
01
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Short Range Forecast: Light rain (total 4mm), mostly falling on Fri night. Very mild (max 17°C on Sun morning, min 14°C on Fri night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the WSW on Fri night, light winds from the SW by Mon afternoon).

Days 3-6 Weather Summary Some drizzle, heaviest during Thu morning. Very mild (max 17°C on Wed morning, min 15°C on Mon night). Mainly fresh winds.

Days 6-9 Weather Summary Mostly dry. Very mild (max 17°C on Sun afternoon, min 8°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

Long Range Forecast: Heavy rain (total 61mm), heaviest during Mon morning. Very mild (max 18°C on Mon afternoon, min 15°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (light winds from the N on Mon night, strong winds from the NW by Wed afternoon).

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Information about the Bethell's Beach / Te Henga Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Bethell's Beach / Te Henga provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 12 days. A general guide to surfing at Bethell's Beach / Te Henga can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Bethell's Beach / Te Henga surf forecast is unique since it includes wave energy (power) that defines the real feel of the surf rather than just the height or the period. If you surf the same spot (Bethell's Beach / Te Henga) regularly then make a mental note of the wave energy from the surf forecast table each time you go. Very soon you may start to choose your surf days based on the wave energy alone combined with our forecast of favourable offshore wind conditions. Our star ratings will help here and of course you will also find the usual wave height and period predictions on our surf forecasts as well as a full break down of the swell components under our advanced users option (to reveal that, click the little Einstein character under the tide times).

Further information to help with frequently asked questions about our surf forecast for Bethell's Beach / Te Henga may be found under the help tab on the top menu and also by moving your mouse over the question marks on the surf forecast table itself. Please always bear in mind that the forecast is for near-shore open water and local factors at each surf break influence the actual breaking wave height, such as the beach / reef profile, water depths offshore and shelter.

Bethell's Beach / Te Henga is 10 km (6 miles) from the city of Waitakere. If you plan a holiday in Auckland, look for hotels and other accommodation in Waitakere. Waitakere has rooms for a wide range of budgets as well as car hire and transport links.