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Houghton Bay Surf Forecast / Wellington / New Zealand

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 11 am Wednesday 29 Jun 2022 NZST
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Houghton Bay surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Houghton Bay sea temperature is 13.6 °C (Statistics for 29 Jun 1981-2005 - mean: 12.6 max: 13.7 min: 11.8 °C)
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Houghton Bay surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Houghton Bay sea temperature is 13.6 °C (Statistics for 29 Jun 1981-2005 - mean: 12.6 max: 13.7 min: 11.8 °C)

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  1. weather stationWind Update Offshore wind has become very light (light winds from the NNE at Wellington Aero Aws 2 km from Houghton Bay). Surf should be turning clean at Houghton Bay.

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Actual: 35 min ago

Light
6 km/h
NNE
Clean
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How big are the waves at Houghton Bay today?

The current surf forecast for Houghton Bay at 7PM is: 0.5m 9s primary swell from a South direction and 0.2m 12s secondary swell from a East-southeast direction (forecast issued at 11:00am June 29). The wind direction is predicted to be offshore.

Time (NZST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (29 Jun)1.5ft (0.4m)10s
Afternoon (29 Jun)2ft (0.6m)9s
Evening (29 Jun)1.5ft (0.5m)9s

Table - waves today at Houghton Bay. (Swell directed towards the surf break)

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Wednesday
29
Thursday
30
Friday
01
Saturday
02
Sunday
03
Monday
04
Tuesday
05
Wednesday
06
9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM
Rating
(10 max)
001100011000000023323354455443333233444323345445544444530000
Swell
Height Map
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Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
0.4
SSW
0.4
SSW
0.6
SSW
0.6
S
0.5
S
0.5
S
0.3
SSW
0.4
SSW
0.4
SSW
0.3
SSW
0.3
SSW
0.3
SSW
0.3
SSW
0.3
SSW
1.7
SSW
2.3
SSW
1.9
S
1.7
S
1.6
S
1.6
S
1.5
S
1.5
SSW
1.6
SSW
1.6
SSW
1.6
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.6
SSW
1.5
S
1.4
SSW
1.3
S
1.2
S
1.2
S
1.1
S
1.1
S
1.1
S
1.2
S
1.2
S
1.2
SSW
1.2
SSW
1.1
SSW
1
SSW
1
SSW
1.5
S
1.7
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.5
SSW
1.8
SSW
1.6
SSW
1.6
SSW
1.6
SSW
1.6
SSW
1.4
SSW
1.3
SSW
1.5
S
1.3
SSW
2.1
S
2.5
S
2.5
S
1.1
SSW
Period(s) (?)109999814141313131313135788910101114131314131312121111111110111414141414131414141414161514141414141917167714
Wave
Graph
(?)Metric surfscale
Energy (?)31296557393639615733323333331685324193683844794774941045943836110610588886725504033383322752653135856106135804653843958741106113982616641184994966926799694162210212147542617471
Wind
(km/h)
20
NW
15
NW
10
NW
5
N
5
NNE
5
NE
5
S
5
NE
15
N
35
N
40
NNW
25
NNW
35
WNW
35
W
40
S
25
S
10
SSW
5
NNE
25
NNW
25
NNW
15
NNW
5
WSW
5
NW
10
N
15
NNE
20
N
25
N
25
NNW
25
NNW
25
NW
20
NW
10
WNW
5
W
5
W
10
NNW
15
N
20
N
20
N
20
N
10
SSW
10
SSE
5
NNW
20
NNW
35
NNW
35
NNW
30
NNW
15
WNW
5
WNW
10
N
20
N
25
N
20
N
20
NNW
10
NNW
5
SE
15
SSE
20
SSE
25
SSE
25
SSE
25
SSE
Wind State (?)
onshore
cross-onshore
cross-shore
cross-offshore
offshore
glassy
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
glassoffglassglassglassoffoffoffoffcross-
off
crossonononglassoffcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
on
glassoffoffoffoffoffcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
glasscrosscross-
off
offoffoffoffononglassoffoffoffcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offoffoffoffoffcross-
off
glassononononon
High Tide
/ height (m)
5:12PM
1.61
5:51AM
1.47
5:56PM
1.58
6:36AM
1.45
6:39PM
1.55
7:21AM
1.43
7:23PM
1.53
8:04AM
1.43
8:08PM
1.52
8:45AM
1.43
8:55PM
1.51
9:26AM
1.45
9:42PM
1.52
10:07AM
1.47
Low Tide
/ height (m)
11:08AM
0.80
11:46PM
0.81
11:52AM
0.79
12:34AM
0.80
12:35PM
0.78
1:20AM
0.77
1:17PM
0.75
2:03AM
0.73
2:01PM
0.73
2:44AM
0.70
2:45PM
0.71
3:25AM
0.68
3:31PM
0.69
4:06AM
0.67
4:17PM
0.68

Note: the tide data above is for Wellington, New Zealand which is 7 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Houghton Bay.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Houghton Bay blow from the N

Wednesday
29
Thursday
30
Friday
01
Saturday
02
Sunday
03
Monday
04
Tuesday
05
Wednesday
06
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Rain (mm)
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Temp. °C121212111099991212131414899101011119999111211121211109111211101110101011111011121112121212121212111011121211
Chill °C (?)10111111999979911111236710789897799810109891011978788119679912111010101011118910108
Sunrise7:47-------7:47-------7:47-------7:47-------7:47-------7:47-------7:47-------7:46---
Sunset--5:00-------5:00-------5:00-------5:01-------5:01-------5:02-------5:02-------5:04-

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