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Karaka Street ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.5
Consistency of Surf: 2.5
Difficulty Level: 2.0
Crowds: 4.0
Accommodation: 5.0

Overall: 3.9

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Karaka Street Surf Forecast / Wanganui-Manawatu / New Zealand

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 12 pm Saturday 27 Feb 2021 NZDT
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Karaka Street surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Karaka Street sea temperature is 18.9 °C (Statistics for 27 Feb 1981-2005 - mean: 18.7 max: 20.3 min: 16.8 °C)
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Karaka Street surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Karaka Street sea temperature is 18.9 °C (Statistics for 27 Feb 1981-2005 - mean: 18.7 max: 20.3 min: 16.8 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for Wanganui-Manawatu

  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Karaka Street (light winds from the SE at Rapanui 7 km from Karaka Street). no significant swell

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Actual: 38 min ago

Light
9 km/h
SE
Clean
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How big are the waves at Karaka Street today?

The current surf forecast for Karaka Street at 3PM is: 0.4m 11s primary swell from a Southwest direction and 0.1m 8s secondary swell from a South direction (forecast issued at 12:00pm February 27). The wind direction is predicted to be onshore.

Time (NZDT) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (27 Feb)1.5ft (0.4m)12s
Afternoon (27 Feb)1.5ft (0.4m)11s
Evening (27 Feb)1ft (0.3m)11s

Table - waves today at Karaka Street. (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
Saturday
27
Sunday
28
Monday
01
Tue
02
10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM
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WSW
0.4
WSW
0.4
SW
0.4
SW
0.3
WSW
0.4
WSW
0.3
WSW
0.4
WSW
0.4
WSW
0.4
WSW
0.4
WSW
0.4
WSW
0.4
SW
0.5
W
0.4
WSW
0.4
WSW
0.4
WSW
0.5
SW
0.5
SW
0.5
SW
0.5
SW
0.5
SW
0.5
SW
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WSW
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SSW
10
SSW
5
WSW
5
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5
NE
5
NE
5
NE
5
NE
10
SSW
10
SSW
5
SSW
5
SSE
5
NE
5
NE
10
NE
5
ENE
10
SSE
10
SSE
10
SW
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NE
10
NNE
5
NE
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11:24AM
2.85
11:45PM
2.79
12:04PM
2.94
12:24AM
2.86
12:44PM
2.98
1:05AM
2.88
5:38PM
0.63
5:55AM
0.58
6:18PM
0.54
6:35AM
0.53
7:00PM
0.51

Note: the tide data above is for Whanganui River Entrance, New Zealand which is 1 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Karaka Street.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Karaka Street blow from the NNE

Saturday
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Sunday
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Monday
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Tue
02
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