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Nine Mile ratings
Quality on a good day: 5.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.5

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Nine Mile Surf Forecast / West Coast South Island / New Zealand

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 5 pm Tuesday 11 May 2021 NZST
Forecast update in  hr  min  s Update imminent
Nine Mile surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Nine Mile sea temperature is 15.2 °C (Statistics for 11 May 1981-2005 - mean: 14.6 max: 16.3 min: 12.3 °C)
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Nine Mile surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Nine Mile sea temperature is 15.2 °C (Statistics for 11 May 1981-2005 - mean: 14.6 max: 16.3 min: 12.3 °C)

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  1. weather stationWind Update Wind reports 47 km away suggest it is still onshore at Nine Mile (light winds from the W at HokitikaAero(aut)).

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47 km away, 1 h 17 min ago

Light
11 km/h
W
15.3
15.2
Air / Water (°C)
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How big are the waves at Nine Mile today?

The current surf forecast for Nine Mile at 10PM is: 1.6m 14s primary swell from a West-southwest direction and 1.7m 8s secondary swell from a Northwest direction (forecast issued at 05:00pm May 11). The wind direction is predicted to be onshore and the swell rating is 3.

Time (NZST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (11 May)--
Afternoon (11 May)4ft (1.2m)15s
Evening (11 May)5ft (1.6m)14s

Table - waves today at Nine Mile. (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
Tuesday
11
Wednesday
12
Thursday
13
Friday
14
Saturday
15
Sunday
16
Monday
17
Tuesday
18
Wed
19
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1.2
WSW
1.4
WSW
1.6
WSW
1.6
WSW
1.5
W
1.4
WSW
1.9
WSW
1.3
W
1.8
W
1.7
W
1
W
1
W
1.2
WSW
1.1
W
1.1
WSW
1.1
WSW
1.1
WSW
1
W
1
W
0.9
WSW
0.8
WSW
0.8
WSW
0.7
WSW
0.6
WSW
0.6
WSW
0.5
W
0.5
WSW
0.5
WSW
1.7
NNW
2.5
NNW
3
NW
2.3
NW
2.3
W
2
W
1.7
W
1
WSW
1.1
W
1.4
WSW
2.4
NNW
2.5
NNW
3.5
NW
2.3
WSW
3.5
W
3.5
W
1.9
WSW
1.8
W
2.5
WNW
2.5
WNW
3
WNW
3.5
WNW
3.5
WNW
4
W
4
W
4
W
3.5
W
4
W
4
W
4
W
4.5
W
4.5
W
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N
15
W
5
NNW
25
SW
20
SW
15
SSW
25
ESE
25
ESE
15
E
10
ESE
15
ESE
15
E
15
E
10
E
10
E
0
SSE
0
SW
5
SSW
5
E
5
E
10
ESE
10
E
5
E
5
NE
5
ENE
10
ENE
15
E
20
ENE
15
NNE
30
W
40
WSW
30
WSW
25
WSW
20
SW
10
WSW
5
N
15
NNE
20
NE
20
NNE
35
N
30
NNE
30
N
5
NE
5
WNW
10
SSW
40
WSW
35
WSW
30
WSW
15
WSW
10
NE
20
NNE
40
N
30
WNW
15
WNW
5
W
10
W
35
SW
30
SW
25
SW
30
SW
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on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
off
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off
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off
cross-
off
offcross-
off
cross-
off
oncross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
onglasscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscross-
off
crossglasscross-
on
crosscross-
on
cross-
on
ononcross-
off
cross-
off
crosscross-
on
cross-
on
glassoncross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
10:48PM
2.62
11:05AM
2.61
11:22PM
2.62
11:40AM
2.58
11:56PM
2.59
12:16PM
2.52
12:32AM
2.53
12:54PM
2.44
1:11AM
2.45
1:34PM
2.35
1:52AM
2.36
2:19PM
2.27
2:39AM
2.29
3:11PM
2.20
4:56AM
0.32
5:13PM
0.33
5:31AM
0.33
5:47PM
0.37
6:07AM
0.37
6:23PM
0.44
6:44AM
0.43
7:01PM
0.52
7:24AM
0.52
7:41PM
0.61
8:07AM
0.60
8:27PM
0.69
8:57AM
0.66
9:20PM
0.75

Note: the tide data above is calculated at the surf break location.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Nine Mile blow from the E

Tuesday
11
Wednesday
12
Thursday
13
Friday
14
Saturday
15
Sunday
16
Monday
17
Tuesday
18
Wed
19
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