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Cliffs ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.0

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Cliffs Surf Forecast / Gisborne and Mahia / New Zealand

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 5 am Tuesday 20 Apr 2021 NZST
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Today's Cliffs sea temperature is 18.1 °C (Statistics for 20 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 17.9 max: 19.1 min: 16.6 °C)
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Today's Cliffs sea temperature is 18.1 °C (Statistics for 20 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 17.9 max: 19.1 min: 16.6 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for Gisborne and Mahia

  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Cliffs (calm at Gisborne West 6 km from Cliffs).

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Actual: 49 min ago

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Clean
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How big are the waves at Cliffs today?

The current surf forecast for Cliffs at 12PM is: 0.3m 16s primary swell from a South-southeast direction and 0.1m 6s secondary swell from a Southeast direction (forecast issued at 05:00am April 20). An open ocean swell of 0.2m 10s is not directed at the surf break. The wind direction is predicted to be offshore.

Time (NZST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (20 Apr)1ft (0.3m)17s
Afternoon (20 Apr)1ft (0.3m)16s
Evening (20 Apr)0.5ft (0.2m)14s

Table - waves today at Cliffs. (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
Tuesday
20
Wednesday
21
Thursday
22
Friday
23
Saturday
24
Sunday
25
Monday
26
Tuesday
27
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0.2
SSE
0.3
SSE
0.3
SSE
0.3
SSE
0.3
SSE
0.3
SSE
0.2
SSE
0.2
SSE
0.2
SSE
0.2
SSE
0.2
SSE
0.2
S
0.1
S
0.1
S
0.1
S
0.3
SSW
0.5
SSW
0.7
SSW
0.7
S
0.7
S
0.4
SSE
0.4
SSE
0.4
SSE
0.3
SSE
0.2
SSE
0.4
SE
0.4
SE
0.4
SE
0.4
SE
0.4
SE
0.4
SE
0.4
SE
0.4
SE
0.4
SE
0.4
SE
0.3
SE
0.3
SE
0.3
SE
0.2
S
0.2
S
0.2
S
0.2
S
0.2
S
0.2
S
0.2
S
0.1
S
0.1
S
0.1
S
0.1
S
0.1
S
0.1
S
0.1
S
0.1
S
0.1
S
0.1
S
0.1
S
0.4
SW
0.9
SW
0.5
S
0.4
SSE
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15
NW
15
NW
10
NNW
10
NE
5
NNE
10
NNE
15
N
15
N
20
NNE
10
N
10
W
5
NE
5
SE
5
SSW
10
SW
10
WSW
10
SW
10
SSW
10
SW
10
SSE
15
SE
5
NE
10
N
10
NNW
15
NW
10
NNW
10
NNW
10
N
10
N
15
NW
15
NW
10
N
10
N
10
NW
10
NW
5
NW
10
ESE
5
NE
10
NW
15
WNW
15
WNW
15
WNW
15
WNW
0
ENE
5
NE
20
NW
20
NW
20
WNW
20
WNW
20
W
15
W
20
SW
20
SW
25
SW
15
WSW
15
NW
15
WNW
10
WNW
10
NW
10
WNW
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off
cross-
off
cross-
off
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off
cross-
on
cross-
off
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on
cross-
on
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on
cross-
on
glasscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
glasscrossoffcross-
off
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off
cross-
off
cross-
off
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on
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on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
off
crosscrosscross-
off
cross
11:50AM
1.68
12:13AM
1.77
12:38PM
1.67
1:02AM
1.79
1:30PM
1.68
1:54AM
1.82
2:28PM
1.73
2:49AM
1.87
3:27PM
1.82
3:48AM
1.94
4:22PM
1.92
4:43AM
2.03
5:14PM
2.02
5:34AM
2.11
5:45AM
0.70
6:08PM
0.72
6:36AM
0.71
6:56PM
0.72
7:29AM
0.71
7:47PM
0.69
8:22AM
0.67
8:41PM
0.64
9:15AM
0.61
9:37PM
0.56
10:09AM
0.52
10:31PM
0.47
11:02AM
0.42
11:23PM
0.40
11:52AM
0.33

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

Tuesday
20
Wednesday
21
Thursday
22
Friday
23
Saturday
24
Sunday
25
Monday
26
Tuesday
27
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