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Banks Peninsula - Raupo Bay ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.5
Consistency of Surf: 2.5
Difficulty Level: 2.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 2.6

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Banks Peninsula - Raupo Bay Surf Forecast / Canterbury / New Zealand

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 12 pm Friday 26 Feb 2021 NZDT
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Banks Peninsula - Raupo Bay surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Banks Peninsula - Raupo Bay sea temperature is 18.5 °C (Statistics for 26 Feb 1981-2005 - mean: 14.7 max: 15.8 min: 13.5 °C)
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Banks Peninsula - Raupo Bay surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Banks Peninsula - Raupo Bay sea temperature is 18.5 °C (Statistics for 26 Feb 1981-2005 - mean: 14.7 max: 15.8 min: 13.5 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for Canterbury

  1. weather stationWind Update Recent clean conditions at Banks Peninsula - Raupo Bay have likely become affected by the arrival of onshore winds (light winds from the NE at LEBonsBay Aws 12 km from Banks Peninsula - Raupo Bay). no significant swell

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Actual: 51 min ago

Light
13 km/h
NE
Onshore
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Best Forecast Surf Conditions for Banks Peninsula - Raupo Bay this week:

The surf forecast for Banks Peninsula - Raupo Bay over the next 7 days: The first swell (rated 1 star or higher) is forecast to arrive on Saturday (Feb 27) at 10AM. The primary swell is predicted to be 0.4m and 15s period with a secondary swell of 0.5m and 6s. The wind is predicted to be cross-onshore as the swell arrives.

The most powerful waves expected at Banks Peninsula - Raupo Bay in the next 7 days are 2.5m 8s and forecast to arrive on Tuesday (Mar 02) at 7AM. Winds are predicted to be cross-onshore at the time the swell arrives. The largest open ocean swell (not directed at the beach) is 0.8m 6s period and expected on Thursday (Mar 04) at 10AM.

Wave TypeTime (NZDT) & Date Wave Height & Period
Next good surf (1 star+)10AM (Sat 27th Feb)1.5ft (0.4m) 15s
Best Surf 7AM (Tue 2nd Mar)8ft (2.5m) 8s
Most Powerful 7AM (Tue 2nd Mar)8ft (2.5m) 8s

Table - best surf conditions forecast for Banks Peninsula - Raupo Bay over the next 7 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
Friday
26
Saturday
27
Sunday
28
Monday
01
Tuesday
02
Wednesday
03
Thursday
04
Fri
05
AMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPM
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T newzealand.htsgw.metric.102.cc23
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0.5
E
0.4
ENE
0.4
E
0.4
E
0.6
E
0.8
E
0.8
E
0.8
E
0.8
E
0.7
E
1.1
E
1.7
E
2.3
ENE
1.2
ENE
0.8
E
0.6
E
0.8
E
0.8
E
0.7
E
1.2
E
0.7
E
0.5
E
0.8
SSW
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10
ENE
10
E
5
E
5
E
15
NE
10
E
5
SE
10
ENE
10
E
15
NE
20
NE
20
NE
15
NNE
20
NE
25
NNW
25
NNW
30
NNW
20
WSW
5
SSE
20
ESE
15
ENE
10
NW
15
E
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
oncross-
on
crosscross-
on
cross-
on
onononcross-
on
oncrosscross-
on
crosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
on
oncrosscross-
on
4:45PM
1.86
5:13AM
2.03
5:32PM
1.93
6:00AM
2.08
6:21PM
1.99
6:49AM
2.11
7:12PM
2.03
7:40AM
2.11
8:06PM
2.05
8:34AM
2.08
9:02PM
2.06
9:30AM
2.03
10:01PM
2.05
10:29AM
1.98
10:41AM
0.28
10:54PM
0.18
11:27AM
0.21
11:42PM
0.12
12:14PM
0.16
12:32AM
0.08
1:03PM
0.12
1:24AM
0.07
1:54PM
0.09
2:19AM
0.08
2:48PM
0.09
3:17AM
0.12
3:44PM
0.11
4:17AM
0.16
4:43PM
0.13

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 Banks Peninsula - Raupo Bay blow from the SW

Friday
26
Saturday
27
Sunday
28
Monday
01
Tuesday
02
Wednesday
03
Thursday
04
Fri
05
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partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
clear
rain showers
clear
clear
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Short Range Forecast: Mostly dry. Cool air temperatures (max 19°C on Sat morning, min 14°C on Fri morning). Wind will be generally light.

Long Range Forecast: Light rain (total 2mm), mostly falling on Thu night. Warm air temperatures (max 22°C on Wed morning, min 12°C on Thu night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the NNW on Wed night, calm by Fri morning).

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Information about the Banks Peninsula - Raupo Bay Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Banks Peninsula - Raupo Bay provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 7 days. A general guide to surfing at Banks Peninsula - Raupo Bay can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Banks Peninsula - Raupo 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 (Banks Peninsula - Raupo 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 Banks Peninsula - Raupo 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.

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