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Nootka Island (Calvin Bay) ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 1.5
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 2.5

Overall: 1.7

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Nootka Island (Calvin Bay) Surf Forecast / Vancouver Island / Canada

12 Day Weather and Surf, issued 10 am Thursday 13 May 2021 PDT
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Nootka Island (Calvin Bay) surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Nootka Island (Calvin Bay) sea temperature is 10.9 °C (Statistics for 13 May 1981-2005 - mean: 10.7 max: 12.4 min: 9.4 °C)
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Nootka Island (Calvin Bay) surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Nootka Island (Calvin Bay) sea temperature is 10.9 °C (Statistics for 13 May 1981-2005 - mean: 10.7 max: 12.4 min: 9.4 °C)

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  1. weather stationWind Update Still cross-shore at Nootka Island (Calvin Bay) (light winds from the NW at Estevan Pt. (mar 37 km from Nootka Island (Calvin Bay)).

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37 km away, 1 h 11 min ago

Moderate
17 km/h
NW
14.0
10.9
Air / Water (°C)
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Best Forecast Surf Conditions for Nootka Island (Calvin Bay) this week:

The surf forecast for Nootka Island (Calvin Bay) over the next 12 days: The first swell (rated 1 star or higher) is forecast to arrive on Thursday (May 13) at 5PM. The primary swell is predicted to be 0.6m and 16s period with a secondary swell of 0.5m and 9s. Another secondary swell of 1.0m and 6s is also forecast. The wind is predicted to be cross-shore as the swell arrives.

The most powerful waves expected at Nootka Island (Calvin Bay) in the next 12 days are 1.2m 12s and forecast to arrive on Tuesday (May 18) at 8PM. Winds are predicted to be cross-shore at the time the swell arrives.

Wave TypeTime (PDT) & Date Wave Height & Period
Next good surf (1 star+) 5PM (Thu 13th May)2ft (0.6m) 16s
Best Surf11PM (Thu 13th May)6ft (1.9m) 7s
Most Powerful 8PM (Tue 18th May)4ft (1.2m) 12s

Table - best surf conditions forecast for Nootka Island (Calvin Bay) over the next 12 days.

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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)
High °C
Low °C
Chill °C (?)
Sunrise
Sunset
Thursday
13
Friday
14
Saturday
15
Sunday
16
Monday
17
Tuesday
18
Wednesday
19
Thursday
20
Friday
21
Saturday
22
Sunday
23
Monday
24
AMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNight
11210310111223332232300011113554213210
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T alaskaunitedstates.htsgw.metric.36.cc23
T alaskaunitedstates.htsgw.metric.60.cc23
T alaskaunitedstates.htsgw.metric.84.cc23
T alaskaunitedstates.htsgw.metric.108.cc23
T alaskaunitedstates.htsgw.metric.132.cc23
T alaskaunitedstates.htsgw.metric.156.cc23
T alaskaunitedstates.htsgw.metric.180.cc23
T alaskaunitedstates.htsgw.metric.204.cc23
T alaskaunitedstates.htsgw.metric.228.cc23
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0.5
SSW
0.6
SSW
1.6
WNW
0.6
SSW
0.6
SSW
0.6
SSW
0.7
SW
0.7
SSW
1.9
WNW
0.8
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.7
SW
1
W
1.1
W
1.2
W
1
W
1.1
W
1.1
W
0.7
SSW
0.5
SSW
0.5
SSW
3
S
3.5
SSE
1.6
SW
2.3
SW
2.5
SW
2.1
WSW
1.6
WSW
0.8
SSW
1.3
WSW
0.8
SSW
0.7
SSW
0.6
SSW
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1491641912512732093192762713343393863733302583243714092482772302761761491454189747910341312782413356257302226196
10
WNW
15
WNW
15
NNW
20
WNW
30
WNW
15
N
15
WNW
25
WNW
25
NW
20
WNW
15
WNW
15
WNW
10
WSW
5
W
5
E
10
SSE
15
SE
15
SE
10
S
10
W
0
N
30
SE
40
ESE
40
ESE
30
E
25
ESE
10
NNW
5
SW
5
W
5
N
10
WNW
20
WNW
10
NNW
15
WNW
20
WNW
15
NW
cross-
on
crosscross-
off
crosscrosscross-
off
crosscrosscrosscross-
on
cross-
on
crosscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
off
cross-
on
crosscrosscross-
on
cross-
on
glasscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
oncross-
on
cross-
off
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
off
crosscrosscross
3:05PM
2.92
2:12AM
3.35
3:47PM
2.84
2:45AM
3.27
4:31PM
2.75
3:19AM
3.17
5:21PM
2.68
3:58AM
3.05
6:16PM
2.65
4:46AM
2.91
7:15PM
2.68
5:48AM
2.78
8:09PM
2.78
7:08AM
2.69
8:56PM
2.95
8:32AM
2.69
9:38PM
3.15
9:49AM
2.77
10:18PM
3.38
10:56AM
2.91
10:59PM
3.60
11:57AM
3.05
11:41PM
3.79
8:32AM
0.42
8:21PM
1.66
9:08AM
0.46
8:56PM
1.76
9:47AM
0.54
9:32PM
1.87
10:29AM
0.64
10:15PM
1.97
11:14AM
0.75
11:10PM
2.04
12:05PM
0.84
12:23AM
2.04
1:01PM
0.91
1:45AM
1.91
1:59PM
0.96
2:58AM
1.64
2:56PM
1.01
3:59AM
1.28
3:50PM
1.06
4:51AM
0.86
4:42PM
1.12
5:40AM
0.46
5:31PM
1.19

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 Nootka Island (Calvin Bay) blow from the NE

Thursday
13
Friday
14
Saturday
15
Sunday
16
Monday
17
Tuesday
18
Wednesday
19
Thursday
20
Friday
21
Saturday
22
Sunday
23
Monday
24
AMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNight
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
rain showers
rain showers
partially cloudy
rain showers
partially cloudy
cloudy
light rain
heavy rain
heavy rain
rain showers
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
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1314101215121413119988979679998634791211101110912119
5:45--5:43--5:41--5:41--5:39--5:37--5:37--5:35--5:35--5:33--5:31--5:31--
-9:01--9:04--9:05--9:06--9:07--9:08--9:09--9:12--9:13--9:14--9:15--9:16-

Short Range Forecast: Mostly dry. Very mild (max 16°C on Fri afternoon, min 8°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (light winds from the NNW on Thu morning, fresh winds from the WNW by Fri afternoon).

Days 3-6 Weather Summary Light rain (total 4mm), mostly falling on Tue afternoon. Very mild (max 11°C on Sun morning, min 7°C on Mon night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 6-9 Weather Summary Heavy rain (total 60mm), heaviest during Thu night. Very mild (max 11°C on Thu morning, min 7°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (calm on Wed night, strong winds from the ESE by Thu night).

Long Range Forecast: Mostly dry. Very mild (max 13°C on Mon morning, min 9°C on Sun night). Wind will be generally light.

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Information about the Nootka Island (Calvin Bay) Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Nootka Island (Calvin Bay) provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 12 days. A general guide to surfing at Nootka Island (Calvin Bay) can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Nootka Island (Calvin Bay) surf forecast is unique since it includes wave energy (power) that defines the real feel of the surf rather than just the height or the period. If you surf the same spot (Nootka Island (Calvin Bay)) regularly then make a mental note of the wave energy from the surf forecast table each time you go. Very soon you may start to choose your surf days based on the wave energy alone combined with our forecast of favourable offshore wind conditions. Our star ratings will help here and of course you will also find the usual wave height and period predictions on our surf forecasts as well as a full break down of the swell components under our advanced users option (to reveal that, click the little Einstein character under the tide times).

Further information to help with frequently asked questions about our surf forecast for Nootka Island (Calvin Bay) may be found under the help tab on the top menu and also by moving your mouse over the question marks on the surf forecast table itself. Please always bear in mind that the forecast is for near-shore open water and local factors at each surf break influence the actual breaking wave height, such as the beach / reef profile, water depths offshore and shelter.

Are you planning a holiday in Vancouver Island? If you are looking for accommodation near Nootka Island, camping, hotels and holiday cottages in Vancouver Island, consider staying in Tahsis which is 37 km (23 miles) away. Alternatively, find information about places to stay and car hire in Gold River which is 41 km (25 miles) away