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Mukerau Beach ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.5
Consistency of Surf: 3.5
Difficulty Level: 2.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 2.8

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Mukerau Beach Surf Guide

Mukerau Beach in Northland is a sheltered beach break that has reasonably consistent surf Ideal winds are from the south. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the southwest. The beach breaks peel to the left. Unlikely to be too crowded, even when the surf is up. Watch out for dangerous rips.

Mukerau Beach Spot Info

Type:Rating:
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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
18.3°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Mukerau Beach:

The best conditions reported for surf at Mukerau Beach occur when a Southwest swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the South.

Surf Forecasts:

What's the best time of year to surf Mukerau Beach (for consistent clean waves)?

octoberBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Mukerau Beach with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Winter and most often the month of October. Clean surfable waves are typically found 41% of the time in October while 38% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 21% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
41%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
38%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
21%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Mukerau Beach Location Map

Interactive Mukerau Beach surf break location map. View information about nearby surf breaks, their wave consistency and rating compared to other spots in the region. Current swell conditions from local buoys are shown along with live wind speed and direction from nearby weather stations. Click icons on the map for more detail. The closest passenger airport to Mukerau Beach is Kaitaia Airport (KAT) in New Zealand, which is 19 km (12 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Mukerau Beach is Kerikeri Airport (KKE), also in New Zealand, 72 km (45 miles) away.

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Mukerau Beach Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Monday, 17 May 2021, 16:55 Local Time
Monday 17Tue
3PM6PM9PM0AM
Wave (m) 1.9
SW
1.8
SW
2.5
WSW
1.6
SW
Period (s) 15 15 14 14
Wind (km/h) 25
W 25
WSW 25
WSW 25
WNW
Wind State cross cross-
off
cross-
off
cross

Swell History at Mukerau Beach

Surf stats for Mukerau Beach, see the swell variation by month or season on the history page here.

Wind History at Mukerau Beach

Wind stats for Mukerau Beach, see the variation in direction and stength by month or season on the history page here.

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