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Fergusons Beach Surf Forecast / Nelson – West Coast / New Zealand

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 11 pm Thursday 11 Aug 2022 NZST
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Fergusons Beach surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Fergusons Beach sea temperature is 13.2 °C (Statistics for 11 Aug 1981-2005 - mean: 13.1 max: 14.0 min: 12.2 °C)
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Fergusons Beach surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Fergusons Beach sea temperature is 13.2 °C (Statistics for 11 Aug 1981-2005 - mean: 13.1 max: 14.0 min: 12.2 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for Nelson - West Coast

  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Fergusons Beach (calm at Whanganui Inlet 6 km from Fergusons Beach).

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Actual: 45 min ago

Calm
0 km/h
SE
Clean
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How big are the waves at Fergusons Beach today?

The current surf forecast for Fergusons Beach at 4AM is: 0.8m 14s primary swell from a West-southwest direction (forecast issued at 11:00pm August 11). An open ocean swell of 0.6m 5s is not directed at the surf break. The wind direction is predicted to be cross-offshore and the swell rating is 3.

Time (NZST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (12 Aug)3ft (0.9m)12s
Afternoon (12 Aug)2.5ft (0.7m)11s
Evening (12 Aug)2.5ft (0.7m)11s

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

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Friday
12
Saturday
13
Sunday
14
Monday
15
Tuesday
16
Wednesday
17
Thursday
18
Friday
19
9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM
Rating
(10 max)
333233212111110112100000000022220000000001111111111111111111111111111111111114
Swell
Height Map
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T newzealand.htsgw.metric.30.cc23T newzealand.htsgw.metric.33.cc23T newzealand.htsgw.metric.39.cc23
T newzealand.htsgw.metric.54.cc23T newzealand.htsgw.metric.57.cc23T newzealand.htsgw.metric.63.cc23
T newzealand.htsgw.metric.78.cc23T newzealand.htsgw.metric.81.cc23T newzealand.htsgw.metric.87.cc23
T newzealand.htsgw.metric.102.cc23T newzealand.htsgw.metric.105.cc23T newzealand.htsgw.metric.111.cc23
T newzealand.htsgw.metric.126.cc23T newzealand.htsgw.metric.129.cc23T newzealand.htsgw.metric.135.cc23
T newzealand.htsgw.metric.150.cc23T newzealand.htsgw.metric.153.cc23T newzealand.htsgw.metric.159.cc23
T newzealand.htsgw.metric.174.cc23T newzealand.htsgw.metric.177.cc23T newzealand.htsgw.metric.183.cc23
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
0.7
WSW
0.8
WSW
0.8
WSW
0.8
WSW
0.9
WSW
0.9
WSW
0.7
WSW
0.7
WSW
0.7
WSW
0.6
WSW
0.6
WSW
0.6
WSW
0.4
W
0.4
W
0.4
WSW
0.4
WSW
0.4
WSW
0.7
WSW
0.7
WSW
0.7
WSW
0.7
WSW
0.7
WSW
1.2
WSW
1.2
WSW
0.7
WSW
0.7
WSW
0.6
WSW
0.4
WSW
0.7
WSW
0.7
WSW
0.7
WSW
0.7
WSW
0.6
WSW
0.8
WNW
1.4
NW
2.3
NNW
2.4
NW
3
NNW
4
N
4
N
4
N
4
N
3.5
N
3.5
N
3
N
3
N
3.5
N
3.5
N
4
N
5
N
4.5
N
4
N
3.5
N
3.5
N
3
N
3.5
N
4
N
4
N
3
N
2.3
N
Period(s) (?)141414121213111111101010161615151514131313121212121211141313131313111181011101010101010109101011121211111111111111109
Wave
Graph
(?)Metric surfscale
Energy (?)2042232261842372571071051077369688179767372178156151147125361361119117857715615415115111415744170312162243366934803650316926482448181417372135218035946469535336773153260521453247426433662097865
Wind
(km/h)
10
ESE
5
SE
10
SSW
10
S
5
SE
5
E
5
ENE
5
WSW
15
SSW
10
SE
10
SSE
5
SSE
5
SSE
5
E
5
NNE
0
SSW
5
SW
10
SSW
15
SW
20
WSW
25
WSW
25
WSW
30
W
30
W
30
W
25
WSW
20
WSW
5
SW
10
ESE
15
E
15
E
15
ENE
20
NE
35
NNE
40
NNE
40
N
40
N
45
N
45
N
35
NNW
40
NNW
10
WNW
15
WSW
15
WSW
10
SW
5
SSE
10
E
20
SE
25
ESE
30
ESE
35
ENE
55
ESE
50
ESE
40
ESE
30
E
10
NE
5
E
5
SE
5
ESE
5
W
Wind State (?)
onshore
cross-onshore
cross-shore
cross-offshore
offshore
glassy
offoffcross-
off
cross-
off
glassglassglasscrosscross-
off
offoffoffoffcross-
off
crossglassglasscross-
off
crosscrosscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crossoffcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscrosscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crossglasscross-
off
offcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offoffoffcross-
off
crosscross-
off
offglassglass
High Tide
/ height (m)
9:07PM
2.91
9:37AM
2.89
9:56PM
3.03
10:26AM
2.95
10:43PM
3.07
11:11AM
2.92
11:28PM
3.01
11:55AM
2.82
12:12AM
2.86
12:38PM
2.66
12:57AM
2.67
1:22PM
2.48
1:44AM
2.45
2:09PM
2.30
2:36AM
2.25
Low Tide
/ height (m)
3:22AM
-0.25
3:46PM
-0.22
4:11AM
-0.34
4:33PM
-0.28
4:58AM
-0.35
5:18PM
-0.26
5:44AM
-0.26
6:01PM
-0.15
6:28AM
-0.10
6:45PM
0.02
7:13AM
0.10
7:30PM
0.23
7:58AM
0.33
8:20PM
0.44

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

Friday
12
Saturday
13
Sunday
14
Monday
15
Tuesday
16
Wednesday
17
Thursday
18
Friday
19
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Rain (mm)
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Temp. °C98877788987789998888910111099991011121212131314141414151514141313141411131314131313131414131313
Feels °C (?)555456666545677865434443235777998767866109131211111312798834571314131313
Sunrise----7:22-------7:22-------7:20-------7:20-------7:18-------7:16-------7:15-------
Sunset------5:45-------5:46-------5:47-------5:49-------5:50-------5:51-------5:52-----

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