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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 5 pm Friday 23 Apr 2021 NZST
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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 17.5 °C (Statistics for 23 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 16.6 max: 17.9 min: 15.6 °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 17.5 °C (Statistics for 23 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 16.6 max: 17.9 min: 15.6 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for Wanganui-Manawatu

  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Karaka Street (calm at Rapanui 7 km from Karaka Street).

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Actual: 57 min ago

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Clean
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How big are the waves at Karaka Street today?

The current surf forecast for Karaka Street at 8PM is: 0.6m 5s primary swell from a West-northwest direction and 0.4m 5s secondary swell from a West direction, 0.2m 9s secondary swell from a West-southwest direction (forecast issued at 05:00pm April 23). The wind direction is predicted to be cross-offshore.

Time (NZST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (23 Apr)--
Afternoon (23 Apr)1.5ft (0.5m)5s
Evening (23 Apr)2ft (0.6m)5s

Table - waves today at Karaka Street. (Swell directed towards the surf break)

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(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
Friday
23
Saturday
24
Sunday
25
Monday
26
Tuesday
27
Wednesday
28
Thursday
29
Friday
30
Sat
01
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W
0.4
WSW
0.6
WNW
0.2
WSW
1.2
WNW
0.5
SW
0.6
SW
0.8
SW
0.9
SW
0.9
SW
0.9
SW
0.9
SW
0.9
SW
0.8
SW
2
WSW
2.2
WSW
2.2
WSW
2.1
WSW
2
WSW
2.2
WSW
2.2
W
1.7
WSW
1.4
WSW
1.3
WSW
1.2
WSW
1.2
W
1.9
W
1.8
W
1.6
W
1.5
W
1.1
WSW
1.1
WSW
0.9
WSW
0.6
WSW
0.3
SW
0.3
SW
0.3
SW
0.3
SW
0.3
SW
0.3
SW
0.4
WSW
0.3
SW
0.4
SW
0.4
WSW
0.3
SW
0.3
WSW
0.3
WSW
0.3
WSW
0.3
WSW
0.3
WSW
0.4
WSW
0.4
WSW
0.4
WSW
0.2
SSW
0.2
SSW
0.2
SSW
0.2
SSW
0.4
WSW
0.2
SSW
0.2
SSW
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WNW
10
NNW
10
N
15
NNW
15
NNW
20
NW
20
WNW
25
WNW
20
WNW
20
NW
20
NW
20
NW
30
WNW
25
W
30
W
35
W
30
W
30
WNW
25
WNW
20
WNW
25
W
25
W
20
W
25
WNW
25
W
25
WNW
25
WNW
20
WNW
25
WNW
15
SSW
10
SSW
15
ESE
20
SE
20
ESE
20
ESE
20
ESE
15
ESE
10
ESE
10
E
5
SSW
10
SW
5
SW
5
N
10
NNE
10
NE
10
NE
5
NE
5
SSW
5
SSW
5
W
10
N
10
N
10
N
10
N
10
N
5
NNW
5
SSE
0
SSE
10
N
10
NNE
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cross-
off
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off
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off
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7:29PM
2.40
7:53AM
2.58
8:22PM
2.56
8:41AM
2.73
9:09PM
2.72
9:27AM
2.86
9:54PM
2.86
10:13AM
2.94
10:38PM
2.95
10:58AM
2.96
11:23PM
2.97
11:45AM
2.90
12:09AM
2.92
12:33PM
2.79
1:23PM
0.96
1:45AM
0.92
2:14PM
0.76
2:34AM
0.74
3:00PM
0.58
3:21AM
0.58
3:44PM
0.45
4:06AM
0.48
4:29PM
0.38
4:51AM
0.44
5:15PM
0.39
5:37AM
0.48
6:01PM
0.47
6:26AM
0.60
6:49PM
0.62

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

Friday
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Saturday
24
Sunday
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Monday
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Tuesday
27
Wednesday
28
Thursday
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Friday
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Sat
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