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Foxton Beach ratings
Quality on a good day: 1.7
Consistency of Surf: 1.6
Difficulty Level: 1.8
Wind and Kite Surfing: 2.2
Crowds: 2.2

Overall: 2.1

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Foxton Beach Surf Forecast / Wanganui-Manawatu / New Zealand

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 5 am Wednesday 12 May 2021 NZST
Forecast update in  hr  min  s Update imminent
Foxton Beach surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Foxton Beach sea temperature is 16.6 °C (Statistics for 12 May 1981-2005 - mean: 15.5 max: 16.2 min: 14.1 °C)
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Foxton Beach surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Foxton Beach sea temperature is 16.6 °C (Statistics for 12 May 1981-2005 - mean: 15.5 max: 16.2 min: 14.1 °C)

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  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Foxton Beach (light winds from the SW at Otaki 32 km from Foxton Beach).

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32 km away, 40 min ago

Light
10 km/h
SW
13.0
16.6
Air / Water (°C)
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How big are the waves at Foxton Beach today?

The current surf forecast for Foxton Beach at 10AM is: 1.0m 8s primary swell from a West-northwest direction and 0.3m 14s secondary swell from a West direction, 1.3m 6s secondary swell from a South-southwest direction (forecast issued at 05:00am May 12). The wind direction is predicted to be cross-offshore and the swell rating is 2.

Time (NZST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (12 May)4ft (1.2m)8s
Afternoon (12 May)2.5ft (0.8m)8s
Evening (12 May)1.5ft (0.5m)7s

Table - waves today at Foxton 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
Wednesday
12
Thursday
13
Friday
14
Saturday
15
Sunday
16
Monday
17
Tuesday
18
Wednesday
19
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2.1
WNW
1.6
WNW
1.2
WNW
1.3
SSW
0.8
SSW
1.1
SSW
0.3
W
0.4
W
0.4
W
0.4
W
0.3
W
0.2
W
0.2
W
0.3
W
0.3
W
0.3
W
0.3
W
0.2
W
0.2
W
0.2
W
0.2
W
0.2
W
0.2
W
0.1
W
0.1
W
0.4
NW
0.8
NW
1.6
NW
1.9
NW
2
WNW
2
WNW
1.6
WNW
1.4
WNW
1.4
NW
1.1
WNW
1.1
NW
0.7
WNW
1.6
NW
3.5
WNW
3.5
WNW
4
WNW
3.5
WNW
3.5
WNW
4
WNW
3.5
WNW
3
WNW
3
WNW
3
WNW
2.5
WNW
2.5
WNW
2.5
WNW
3
WNW
2.3
WNW
1.7
WNW
1.6
SSW
1.8
SSW
0.9
W
0.9
W
0.9
W
1
W
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20
NW
15
S
10
SSE
10
SE
15
SE
10
ESE
15
SE
15
SE
15
SE
10
SE
15
SE
15
SE
15
ESE
10
ESE
10
ESE
10
SE
5
SSE
10
SE
5
ESE
10
NE
10
NW
5
WNW
5
ENE
10
ENE
10
NE
15
NE
10
NNE
20
NW
20
WNW
20
NW
20
WNW
20
NW
15
NNW
10
NNE
10
NNE
20
NNW
25
NNW
35
NW
35
WNW
40
W
35
WNW
45
W
35
W
35
WNW
30
WNW
35
NW
30
NNW
40
NW
25
WNW
35
W
40
W
40
WNW
45
WNW
50
WNW
45
W
30
W
30
W
25
W
35
WNW
40
WNW
cross-
on
crosscross-
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
crosscross-
off
offcross-
off
cross-
on
glasscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
on
crosscross-
on
cross-
on
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on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
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9:43AM
2.24
10:05PM
2.31
10:16AM
2.24
10:36PM
2.31
10:49AM
2.21
11:09PM
2.27
11:23AM
2.15
11:45PM
2.21
12:02PM
2.08
12:25AM
2.13
12:47PM
1.99
1:13AM
2.04
1:42PM
1.90
2:11AM
1.97
4:21AM
0.30
4:36PM
0.25
4:54AM
0.33
5:09PM
0.29
5:28AM
0.38
5:42PM
0.35
6:03AM
0.45
6:18PM
0.44
6:43AM
0.54
6:56PM
0.53
7:27AM
0.62
7:40PM
0.62
8:19AM
0.68
8:32PM
0.69
9:17AM
0.71

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 Foxton Beach blow from the E

Wednesday
12
Thursday
13
Friday
14
Saturday
15
Sunday
16
Monday
17
Tuesday
18
Wednesday
19
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