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Kairaki Beach ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 4.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 2.9

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Kairaki Beach Surf Forecast / Canterbury / New Zealand

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 6 pm Wednesday 03 Mar 2021 NZDT
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Kairaki Beach surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Kairaki Beach sea temperature is 18.7 °C (Statistics for 03 Mar 1981-2005 - mean: 14.7 max: 15.8 min: 13.6 °C)
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Kairaki Beach surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Kairaki Beach sea temperature is 18.7 °C (Statistics for 03 Mar 1981-2005 - mean: 14.7 max: 15.8 min: 13.6 °C)

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  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Kairaki Beach (calm at Ohoka- New Zealand 11 km from Kairaki Beach). 1.1m 10 s period swell from E with 0.9m 4 s period wind swell from NNW

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Actual: 44 min ago

Calm
0 km/h
N
Clean
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How big are the waves at Kairaki Beach today?

The current surf forecast for Kairaki Beach at 9PM is: 0.8m 10s primary swell from a East direction (forecast issued at 06:00pm March 03). An open ocean swell of 1.3m 5s is not directed at the surf break. The wind direction is predicted to be cross-offshore.

Time (NZDT) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (03 Mar)--
Afternoon (03 Mar)3ft (0.9m)10s
Evening (03 Mar)2.5ft (0.8m)10s

Table - waves today at Kairaki 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
03
Thursday
04
Friday
05
Saturday
06
4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM
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T newzealand.htsgw.metric.12.cc23T newzealand.htsgw.metric.18.cc23T newzealand.htsgw.metric.30.cc23
T newzealand.htsgw.metric.36.cc23T newzealand.htsgw.metric.42.cc23T newzealand.htsgw.metric.54.cc23
T newzealand.htsgw.metric.60.cc23T newzealand.htsgw.metric.66.cc23T newzealand.htsgw.metric.78.cc23
0.9
E
0.8
E
0.8
E
0.7
E
0.6
E
0.6
E
0.6
E
0.7
E
1
ESE
1.1
ESE
0.5
E
0.6
E
0.6
E
0.6
E
0.5
E
1.1
NNE
1.3
NNE
1.1
NE
1.4
NE
1.3
NNE
1.2
N
1.2
N
1.3
NNE
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30
NNW
30
NNW
30
NNW
25
NNW
20
NNW
10
NW
10
SW
10
E
25
ESE
30
E
15
E
15
NW
10
NW
15
NNW
25
NNE
30
N
25
N
20
NNE
30
NNE
30
N
20
N
25
N
20
N
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
oncross-
on
ononcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscrosscrosscrosscross-
on
crosscrosscrosscross
9:13PM
2.05
9:40AM
2.03
10:12PM
2.04
10:39AM
1.98
11:12PM
2.03
2:59PM
0.09
3:27AM
0.11
3:55PM
0.10
4:27AM
0.14
4:53PM
0.12
5:28AM
0.17

Note: the tide data above is for Kaiapoi which is 6 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Kairaki Beach.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Kairaki Beach blow from the W

Wednesday
03
Thursday
04
Friday
05
Saturday
06
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