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Fergusons Beach ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.2

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

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 11 am Sunday 09 May 2021 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 16.0 °C (Statistics for 09 May 1981-2005 - mean: 15.7 max: 17.4 min: 13.5 °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 16.0 °C (Statistics for 09 May 1981-2005 - mean: 15.7 max: 17.4 min: 13.5 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for Nelson - West Coast

  1. Friday was almost a repeat of Thursday but there was a brief spell when the E breeze went SE and the head-high waves lined up nicely at the west end off the rocks.

    Wharariki Beach, 11 km away
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Actual: 43 min ago

Moderate
19 km/h
NW
Onshore
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How big are the waves at Fergusons Beach today?

The current surf forecast for Fergusons Beach at 6PM is: 2.1m 8s primary swell from a North-northwest direction and 0.6m 15s secondary swell from a West-southwest direction (forecast issued at 11:00am May 09). The wind direction is predicted to be onshore and the swell rating is 3.

Time (NZST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (09 May)8ft (2.5m)9s
Afternoon (09 May)7.5ft (2.3m)8s
Evening (09 May)6ft (1.9m)8s

Table - waves today at Fergusons Beach. (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
09
Monday
10
Tuesday
11
Wednesday
12
Thursday
13
Friday
14
Saturday
15
Sunday
16
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NNW
2.4
NNW
2.3
NNW
2.1
NNW
1.9
NNW
1.5
N
1.2
WNW
0.8
WSW
0.8
WSW
0.8
WSW
0.8
WSW
0.7
WSW
0.6
W
0.7
W
0.8
WSW
2.1
NNW
2.5
NW
2.5
NNW
2.4
NNW
1.3
WSW
1.4
WSW
1.5
WSW
1.5
WSW
1.5
WSW
1.4
WSW
1.4
WSW
1.8
WSW
1.7
WSW
1.6
WSW
1.5
WSW
1.4
WSW
1.4
WSW
1.3
WSW
1.3
WSW
1.2
WSW
1.2
WSW
1.1
WSW
1
WSW
1
WSW
0.9
WSW
0.9
WSW
0.8
WSW
1.4
N
1.5
N
1.7
N
1.8
N
2.2
N
2.5
N
3.5
N
4
NNW
3.5
NNW
3
NNW
3
NNW
2.2
NNW
2
W
2.3
W
2.4
W
2.4
W
2.5
WSW
2.5
WSW
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NNW
25
NW
20
NW
15
WNW
15
WNW
15
W
20
W
15
W
15
W
10
WNW
10
W
10
NNW
15
N
20
NNW
30
NNW
35
NW
35
NW
25
NW
20
WNW
20
WNW
20
W
20
WSW
35
WSW
35
WSW
20
SSW
35
SE
20
ESE
20
ESE
15
ESE
15
SE
15
ESE
15
ESE
15
ESE
10
E
5
NE
0
ENE
0
SE
5
SE
5
SE
5
S
0
SSW
5
NNW
10
NW
10
NW
5
NNW
10
NW
10
NNW
15
N
25
N
40
N
35
N
25
SW
40
WSW
40
WSW
40
WSW
30
WSW
30
WSW
25
WSW
25
WSW
15
WNW
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8:07AM
2.58
8:28PM
2.58
8:42AM
2.64
9:02PM
2.65
9:16AM
2.68
9:35PM
2.68
9:49AM
2.68
10:07PM
2.68
10:22AM
2.65
10:39PM
2.65
10:57AM
2.59
11:13PM
2.58
11:34AM
2.50
11:50PM
2.48
12:14PM
2.39
2:19PM
0.30
2:36AM
0.28
2:54PM
0.25
3:11AM
0.23
3:27PM
0.22
3:43AM
0.21
4:00PM
0.23
4:15AM
0.22
4:32PM
0.26
4:48AM
0.26
5:06PM
0.31
5:23AM
0.32
5:43PM
0.38
6:02AM
0.39

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

Sunday
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Monday
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Tuesday
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Wednesday
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Thursday
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Friday
14
Saturday
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