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Orakawa Surf Forecast / Coromandel / New Zealand

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 5 am Friday 20 May 2022 NZST
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Orakawa surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Orakawa sea temperature is 18.5 °C (Statistics for 20 May 1981-2005 - mean: 17.3 max: 18.2 min: 15.4 °C)
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Orakawa surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Orakawa sea temperature is 18.5 °C (Statistics for 20 May 1981-2005 - mean: 17.3 max: 18.2 min: 15.4 °C)

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  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Orakawa (light winds from the NW at Bowentown 8 km from Orakawa).

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1 h 16 min ago

Light
7 km/h
NW
Clean
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How big are the waves at Orakawa today?

The current surf forecast for Orakawa at 9AM is: 0.5m 6s primary swell from a North direction and 0.3m 9s secondary swell from a Northeast direction (forecast issued at 05:00am May 20). An open ocean swell of 0.4m 3s is not directed at the surf break. The wind direction is predicted to be cross-offshore.

Time (NZST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (20 May)1.5ft (0.5m)6s
Afternoon (20 May)3.5ft (1.0m)6s
Evening (20 May)1.5ft (0.5m)8s

Table - waves today at Orakawa. (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
Friday
20
Saturday
21
Sunday
22
Monday
23
Tuesday
24
Wednesday
25
Thursday
26
Friday
27
3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM
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N
0.6
N
0.5
N
0.3
NE
1
N
0.8
N
0.5
N
0.3
NNW
0.2
N
0.1
NE
0.1
E
0.2
NNE
0.1
NE
0.1
NE
0.1
NE
0.1
NE
0.1
NE
0.1
NE
0.1
NE
0.2
ENE
0.1
NE
0.1
NE
0.1
NE
0.1
NE
0.2
NNE
0.1
NE
0.1
NE
0.1
NE
0.2
ENE
0.2
ENE
0.2
ENE
0.2
ENE
0.3
NE
0.3
NE
0.3
NE
0.3
NE
0.3
NE
0.3
NE
0.3
NE
0.3
NE
0.3
NE
0.3
NE
0.3
NE
0.3
NE
0.3
NE
0.3
NE
0.2
ENE
0.3
NNE
0.3
NNE
0.3
NNE
0.4
NNE
0.4
NNE
0.4
NNE
0.4
NNE
0.5
NE
0.4
NNE
0.4
NNE
0.4
NE
0.4
NE
0.8
E
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15
WNW
15
WNW
25
NW
35
WNW
40
W
35
W
35
W
35
WSW
30
WSW
30
WSW
30
WSW
35
WSW
35
WSW
35
WSW
35
WSW
30
WSW
25
WSW
20
WSW
20
WSW
25
WSW
30
WSW
30
WSW
25
W
25
W
30
WSW
20
SW
15
SW
10
SW
10
SW
5
WSW
10
WSW
10
W
10
WSW
10
W
10
WNW
20
WSW
20
WSW
20
WSW
20
WSW
20
WSW
20
W
20
W
20
W
25
WSW
30
WSW
25
WSW
15
WSW
10
WSW
15
WSW
15
WSW
15
WSW
20
WSW
25
WSW
20
WSW
20
WSW
15
WSW
10
SW
10
SW
10
SW
15
ESE
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
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off
cross-
off
offoffoffoffoffcross-
off
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9:51AM
1.86
10:26PM
1.97
10:47AM
1.81
11:22PM
1.92
11:45AM
1.74
12:19AM
1.86
12:46PM
1.68
1:18AM
1.80
1:48PM
1.63
2:16AM
1.75
2:50PM
1.60
3:13AM
1.71
3:49PM
1.60
4:06AM
1.68
3:45AM
0.09
4:04PM
-0.01
4:41AM
0.12
5:00PM
0.05
5:39AM
0.17
5:57PM
0.13
6:39AM
0.21
6:56PM
0.21
7:39AM
0.25
7:56PM
0.28
8:38AM
0.27
8:56PM
0.33
9:35AM
0.27
9:54PM
0.37
10:27AM
0.26

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 Orakawa blow from the WSW

Friday
20
Saturday
21
Sunday
22
Monday
23
Tuesday
24
Wednesday
25
Thursday
26
Friday
27
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