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Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.3

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Jacks Point Surf Forecast / Canterbury / New Zealand

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 11 am Wednesday 14 Apr 2021 NZST
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Jacks Point surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Jacks Point sea temperature is 15.8 °C (Statistics for 14 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 12.1 max: 13.5 min: 10.5 °C)
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Jacks Point surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Jacks Point sea temperature is 15.8 °C (Statistics for 14 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 12.1 max: 13.5 min: 10.5 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for Canterbury

  1. weather stationWind Update Cross-on wind has become light (calm at Marchwiel wx 7 km from Jacks Point).

    Jacks Point
  2. Clean fun waves to shoulder high with an offshore NW wind . Sunny after mid-afternoon showers cleared.

    Amberley Beach, 186 km away
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1 h 13 min ago

Calm
0 km/h
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Clean
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How big are the waves at Jacks Point today?

The current surf forecast for Jacks Point at 5PM is: 0.4m 10s primary swell from a East-southeast direction and 0.6m 5s secondary swell from a South-southeast direction (forecast issued at 11:00am April 14). An open ocean swell of 0.1m 14s is not directed at the surf break. The wind direction is predicted to be cross-onshore.

Time (NZST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (14 Apr)1.5ft (0.5m)11s
Afternoon (14 Apr)1.5ft (0.4m)10s
Evening (14 Apr)2.5ft (0.7m)6s

Table - waves today at Jacks Point. (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
14
Thursday
15
Friday
16
Saturday
17
Sunday
18
Monday
19
Tuesday
20
Wednesday
21
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E
0.4
E
0.4
ESE
0.4
ESE
0.7
SSE
0.6
SSE
0.3
ESE
0.5
SE
0.5
SE
0.5
SE
0.5
SE
0.3
ESE
0.3
ESE
0.3
ESE
0.4
SE
0.3
ESE
0.3
E
0.3
E
0.2
SSE
0.2
SSE
0.3
SE
0.2
SSE
1
S
0.9
SSE
0.7
SSE
0.2
SSE
0.2
SSE
0.2
SSE
0.2
SSE
0.4
SE
0.4
SE
0.2
SSE
0.2
SSE
0.2
SSE
0.2
SSE
0.2
SSE
0.2
SSE
0.2
SSE
0.2
SSE
0.2
SSE
0.2
SSE
0.2
SSE
0.3
SSE
0.4
SE
0.4
SE
0.4
SSE
0.4
SSE
0.4
SSE
0.4
SSE
0.4
SSE
0.4
SE
0.4
SSE
0.4
SE
0.4
SE
0.4
SE
0.2
SSE
0.2
SSE
0.2
SSE
0.3
SSE
0.2
SSE
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WNW
5
W
15
SE
10
SSE
0
S
5
NNE
10
N
10
N
5
NNE
5
ENE
10
ENE
5
E
10
WNW
10
WNW
5
WSW
10
NNW
10
WNW
5
WNW
25
SSE
25
SSE
20
SSE
30
SSW
25
SSW
10
W
10
NW
15
N
15
NE
20
NE
15
N
10
N
5
NW
5
NW
5
NW
10
N
10
NNE
10
NW
15
WNW
15
NW
15
WNW
15
WNW
10
NW
10
SSE
15
ESE
15
E
5
NNE
5
WNW
5
NNW
5
NW
5
SW
5
SSE
15
SSE
10
S
5
SSW
5
WSW
5
W
5
NW
5
NW
0
W
5
N
5
N
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off
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on
crossglassglasscross-
off
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off
cross-
off
offcross-
off
cross-
off
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off
cross-
off
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off
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on
cross-
on
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off
cross-
off
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off
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off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offcross-
off
cross-
on
cross-
on
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on
cross-
on
crosscross-
off
glassoffcross-
off
cross-
off
glassglasscross-
off
5:03PM
2.06
4:51AM
2.18
5:49PM
2.00
5:35AM
2.18
6:39PM
1.94
6:27AM
2.12
7:36PM
1.92
7:30AM
2.04
8:38PM
1.95
8:33AM
1.98
9:31PM
2.01
9:29AM
1.95
10:15PM
2.09
10:20AM
1.97
11:01AM
0.56
11:17PM
0.65
11:49AM
0.61
11:58PM
0.70
12:38PM
0.70
12:42AM
0.78
1:30PM
0.80
1:28AM
0.88
2:22PM
0.89
2:21AM
0.97
3:10PM
0.92
3:24AM
1.01
3:54PM
0.90
4:25AM
0.95
4:37PM
0.82

Note: the tide data above is for Timaru Harbour, New Zealand which is 4 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Jacks Point.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Jacks Point blow from the W

Wednesday
14
Thursday
15
Friday
16
Saturday
17
Sunday
18
Monday
19
Tuesday
20
Wednesday
21
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cloudy
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clear
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clear
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clear
cloudy
light rain
moderate rain
light rain
moderate rain
rain showers
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
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clear
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