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Bluecliffs ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.5
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 4.5

Overall: 2.8

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Bluecliffs Surf Forecast / Southland / New Zealand

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 11 am Saturday 19 Jun 2021 NZST
Forecast update in  hr  min  s Update imminent
Bluecliffs surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Bluecliffs sea temperature is 11.9 °C (Statistics for 19 Jun 1981-2005 - mean: 11.1 max: 12.5 min: 9.9 °C)
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Bluecliffs surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Bluecliffs sea temperature is 11.9 °C (Statistics for 19 Jun 1981-2005 - mean: 11.1 max: 12.5 min: 9.9 °C)

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  1. weather stationWind Update Still cross-shore at Bluecliffs (light winds from the E at Birchwood AWS WXT 44 km from Bluecliffs).

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44 km away, 45 min ago

Light
13 km/h
E
5.7
11.9
Air / Water (°C)
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How big are the waves at Bluecliffs today?

The current surf forecast for Bluecliffs at 4PM is: 1.3m 18s primary swell from a Southwest direction and 0.3m 9s secondary swell from a South direction, 0.6m 9s secondary swell from a East-southeast direction (forecast issued at 11:00am June 19). The wind direction is predicted to be cross-offshore and the swell rating is 5.

Time (NZST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (19 Jun)4.5ft (1.3m)19s
Afternoon (19 Jun)4.5ft (1.3m)18s
Evening (19 Jun)4ft (1.2m)17s

Table - waves today at Bluecliffs. (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
19
Sunday
20
Monday
21
Tuesday
22
Wednesday
23
Thursday
24
Friday
25
Saturday
26
9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM
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T newzealand.htsgw.metric.42.cc23T newzealand.htsgw.metric.48.cc23T newzealand.htsgw.metric.60.cc23
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1.3
SW
1.3
SW
1.3
SW
1.3
SW
1.2
SW
1.2
SW
1.1
SW
1.1
SW
1.1
SW
1.1
SW
1.1
SW
1.1
SW
1.2
SSW
1.1
SW
1.3
SSW
1.4
SW
1.4
SW
1.7
SW
1.8
SW
1.6
SW
1.6
SW
1.6
SW
1.8
SW
2.1
SSW
2.2
SSW
2.1
SSW
2
SSW
1.8
SW
3.5
WSW
4
SW
1.6
SSW
1.5
SSW
1.4
SSW
1.4
SSW
1.4
SSW
1.8
SSW
2
SSW
1.9
SSW
1.8
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.6
SSW
1.6
SSW
1.4
SSW
1.3
SSW
1.3
SSW
1.1
SSW
1
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.8
SSW
1.2
SW
1
SW
1.3
SSW
1.4
SW
1.5
SW
1.4
SW
1.4
SW
1.4
SSW
1.4
SSW
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10

NE
10

ENE
10

ENE
10

NE
10

NE
10

NE
10

NE
10

NE
10

NE
10

E
5

E
5

NNE
10

NE
10

NE
10

NE
5

NE
5

NNE
0

SSW
10

SW
15

SW
10

WNW
20

SW
15

SSW
10

SW
10

WSW
15

WSW
10

W
15

WNW
15

W
15

SSW
10

SW
5

SW
5

N
5

NNE
0

S
5

W
5

NW
10

NNW
10

N
15

N
15

N
10

N
10

N
10

N
15

N
15

N
15

N
15

N
15

N
10

NNE
10

NE
10

N
15

NNE
15

NNE
15

NNE
10

NNE
15

NNE
10

NNE
5

WNW
0

NW
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscrossoffcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
glasscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
off
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscrosscross-
off
crossoncross-
on
glassglassglassglasscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
offoffoffoffoffoffoffoffoffoffoffoffcross-
off
offoffcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offcross-
off
cross-
off
glass
6:22AM
1.84
7:01PM
1.86
7:25AM
1.91
8:00PM
1.93
8:27AM
2.00
8:57PM
2.02
9:28AM
2.09
9:52PM
2.10
10:26AM
2.17
10:46PM
2.18
11:21AM
2.23
11:39PM
2.23
12:16PM
2.25
12:31AM
2.25
1:09PM
2.23
12:43PM
0.40
1:12AM
0.46
1:44PM
0.35
2:13AM
0.36
2:43PM
0.29
3:11AM
0.23
3:41PM
0.23
4:08AM
0.12
4:37PM
0.18
5:03AM
0.02
5:31PM
0.15
5:57AM
-0.04
6:24PM
0.15
6:50AM
-0.04

Note: the tide data above is calculated at the surf break location.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Bluecliffs blow from the N

Saturday
19
Sunday
20
Monday
21
Tuesday
22
Wednesday
23
Thursday
24
Friday
25
Saturday
26
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