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Lyall Bay Surf Forecast / Wellington / New Zealand

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 11 pm Thursday 11 Aug 2022 NZST
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Lyall Bay surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Lyall Bay sea temperature is 13.6 °C (Statistics for 11 Aug 1981-2005 - mean: 12.0 max: 13.0 min: 11.1 °C)
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Lyall Bay surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Lyall Bay sea temperature is 13.6 °C (Statistics for 11 Aug 1981-2005 - mean: 12.0 max: 13.0 min: 11.1 °C)

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  1. weather stationWind Update Wind reports 2 km away suggest it is still onshore at Lyall Bay (moderate winds from the SSE at Wellington International Airport).

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Actual: 39 min ago

Moderate
24 km/h
SSE
Onshore
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How big are the waves at Lyall Bay today?

The current surf forecast for Lyall Bay at 4AM is: 1.6m 6s primary swell from a South direction and 0.7m 9s secondary swell from a East-southeast direction, 0.4m 9s secondary swell from a Southeast direction (forecast issued at 11:00pm August 11). The wind direction is predicted to be onshore.

Time (NZST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (12 Aug)2.5ft (0.8m)11s
Afternoon (12 Aug)3.5ft (1.0m)9s
Evening (12 Aug)2.5ft (0.8m)9s

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

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Friday
12
Saturday
13
Sunday
14
Monday
15
Tuesday
16
Wednesday
17
Thursday
18
Friday
19
9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM
Rating
(10 max)
0000112111000012222101002555555115544221000000100000000000000
Swell
Height Map
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T newzealand.htsgw.metric.30.cc23T newzealand.htsgw.metric.33.cc23T newzealand.htsgw.metric.39.cc23
T newzealand.htsgw.metric.54.cc23T newzealand.htsgw.metric.57.cc23T newzealand.htsgw.metric.63.cc23
T newzealand.htsgw.metric.78.cc23T newzealand.htsgw.metric.81.cc23T newzealand.htsgw.metric.87.cc23
T newzealand.htsgw.metric.102.cc23T newzealand.htsgw.metric.105.cc23T newzealand.htsgw.metric.111.cc23
T newzealand.htsgw.metric.126.cc23T newzealand.htsgw.metric.129.cc23T newzealand.htsgw.metric.135.cc23
T newzealand.htsgw.metric.150.cc23T newzealand.htsgw.metric.153.cc23T newzealand.htsgw.metric.159.cc23
T newzealand.htsgw.metric.174.cc23T newzealand.htsgw.metric.177.cc23T newzealand.htsgw.metric.183.cc23
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
1.7
SSW
1.8
SSW
1.8
S
0.8
SSW
0.8
SSW
1.1
S
1
S
0.9
S
0.8
S
0.8
S
0.7
S
0.4
SSW
0.5
S
0.5
S
1.2
S
0.6
SSW
0.6
SSW
1.1
S
1.1
S
1.1
S
0.6
S
0.9
S
1.9
S
2.2
S
2.2
S
2.1
S
2
S
2
S
2.1
S
2.1
S
1.9
S
3
S
2.5
SSW
2.4
S
2.2
S
1.9
S
1.7
S
1.5
S
1.4
S
1.3
S
1.1
S
1
S
0.7
SSW
0.6
SSW
0.6
S
0.5
SSW
0.5
S
0.5
S
0.5
S
0.5
S
0.4
SSE
0.4
SSE
0.4
SSW
0.4
SSW
0.4
SSW
0.4
SSW
0.4
SSW
0.3
SSW
0.3
SSW
0.3
SSW
Period(s) (?)66611119999991413137131388814141414141413131313161614151414131312121211111110111110101012111313131212121212
Wave
Graph
(?)Metric surfscale
Energy (?)21523221216415621717613310399746190861311351371351421481363331525203219771633142114001514160919323966241024741977136210187476044803222371289780665850484856496056535249282827
Wind
(km/h)
30
S
25
S
25
S
25
S
10
SSE
15
S
10
S
5
SSE
5
SSW
10
SSW
20
SSW
20
S
15
SSW
15
SW
10
SSW
0
WNW
10
NNW
20
NNW
25
NNW
30
N
35
NNW
40
NNW
50
NNW
45
NNW
35
NW
15
WNW
10
NNW
15
NNW
20
NNW
30
N
25
N
25
N
25
N
25
N
30
N
35
N
35
N
35
N
45
N
50
N
50
N
45
N
40
NNW
40
NNW
35
NNW
25
N
20
N
20
N
10
NNE
10
SE
25
S
45
S
30
S
20
SSW
10
SSW
15
S
10
SE
5
NNE
10
NNW
15
N
Wind State (?)
onshore
cross-onshore
cross-shore
cross-offshore
offshore
glassy
onononononononcross-
on
glassononononcross-
on
onglassoffoffoffoffoffoffcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offoffoffoffoffoffoffoffoffoffoffoffoffoffcross-
off
cross-
off
offoffoffoffcross-
on
ononononononcross-
on
cross-
off
offoff
High Tide
/ height (m)
4:21AM
1.64
4:45PM
1.79
5:19AM
1.64
5:46PM
1.77
6:18AM
1.64
6:46PM
1.74
7:15AM
1.65
7:45PM
1.71
8:10AM
1.67
8:43PM
1.68
9:03AM
1.67
9:38PM
1.65
9:54AM
1.67
10:29PM
1.63
Low Tide
/ height (m)
10:10PM
0.49
10:25AM
0.47
11:14PM
0.48
11:26AM
0.44
12:17AM
0.48
12:26PM
0.44
1:15AM
0.48
1:25PM
0.46
2:10AM
0.50
2:25PM
0.49
3:03AM
0.52
3:23PM
0.53
3:55AM
0.55
4:19PM
0.57
4:44AM
0.59

Note: the tide data above is for Wellington, New Zealand which is 5 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Lyall Bay.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Lyall Bay blow from the N

Friday
12
Saturday
13
Sunday
14
Monday
15
Tuesday
16
Wednesday
17
Thursday
18
Friday
19
9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM
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Rain (mm)
1211-----------------------------------23361--14311179621-1224
Temp. °C888789987777899888889101110101010101010111111121111131414141415151414141414151412111212131111121313
Feels °C (?)122145554422356644211110268764566644676557889101211141383781289121211
Sunrise----7:16-------7:15-------7:13-------7:11-------7:11-------7:09-------7:07-------
Sunset------5:35-------5:36-------5:37-------5:37-------5:38-------5:39-------5:40-----

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