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Cannibal Bay ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.5
Consistency of Surf: 3.5
Difficulty Level: 2.5
Crowds: 4.5
Camping: 3.0

Overall: 3.5

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Cannibal Bay Surf Forecast / Catlins / New Zealand

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 12 am Sunday 07 Mar 2021 NZDT
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Cannibal Bay surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Cannibal Bay sea temperature is 15.8 °C (Statistics for 07 Mar 1981-2005 - mean: 12.5 max: 13.6 min: 11.0 °C)
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Cannibal Bay surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Cannibal Bay sea temperature is 15.8 °C (Statistics for 07 Mar 1981-2005 - mean: 12.5 max: 13.6 min: 11.0 °C)

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  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Cannibal Bay (calm at NuggetPointAws 5 km from Cannibal Bay). 1.4m 14 s period swell from SW

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Calm
2 km/h
NW
Clean
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How big are the waves at Cannibal Bay today?

The current surf forecast for Cannibal Bay at 2AM is: 1.1m 14s primary swell from a Southwest direction (forecast issued at 12:00am March 07). An open ocean swell of 0.6m 8s is not directed at the surf break. The wind direction is predicted to be cross-offshore and the swell rating is 3.

Time (NZDT) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (07 Mar)3ft (0.9m)13s
Afternoon (07 Mar)1.5ft (0.5m)8s
Evening (07 Mar)8ft (2.5m)8s

Table - waves today at Cannibal Bay. (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
Sunday
07
Monday
08
Tuesday
09
10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM
43332212222113233322220
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T newzealand.htsgw.metric.30.cc23T newzealand.htsgw.metric.36.cc23T newzealand.htsgw.metric.48.cc23
T newzealand.htsgw.metric.54.cc23T newzealand.htsgw.metric.60.cc23T newzealand.htsgw.metric.72.cc23
1.1
SW
1.1
SW
1.1
SW
0.9
SW
0.9
SW
1.5
SW
2.1
SW
2.4
SW
2.5
SW
2.5
SW
2.3
SW
2.2
SW
2
SW
1.8
SW
1.7
SSW
1.4
SSW
0.9
SW
0.9
SW
0.8
SW
0.8
SW
0.7
SW
0.7
SW
0.7
SW
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529434410295273689310629908677509453418528475214269256181167132125121
5
WSW
10
WSW
10
W
15
W
25
W
30
WSW
35
WSW
35
WSW
35
WSW
30
WSW
30
WSW
25
WSW
25
WSW
25
WSW
20
WSW
15
WSW
10
W
10
NNW
10
NNW
10
NNW
10
NNW
5
NE
20
ENE
glasscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offcross-
off
cross-
off
offglasscross
10:25PM
2.29
10:55AM
2.24
11:35PM
2.28
12:03PM
2.25
12:39AM
2.30
1:05PM
2.28
4:34AM
0.98
5:10PM
0.91
5:44AM
1.00
6:17PM
0.89
6:52AM
0.96

Note: the tide data above is for Nugget Point, New Zealand which is 5 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Cannibal Bay.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Cannibal Bay blow from the NW

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07
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08
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09
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