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Red Island ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 2.2

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Red Island Surf Forecast / Hawkes Bay / New Zealand

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 12 pm Monday 01 Mar 2021 NZDT
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Red Island surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Red Island sea temperature is 19.1 °C (Statistics for 01 Mar 1981-2005 - mean: 18.7 max: 20.1 min: 17.2 °C)
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Red Island surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Red Island sea temperature is 19.1 °C (Statistics for 01 Mar 1981-2005 - mean: 18.7 max: 20.1 min: 17.2 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for Hawkes Bay

  1. weather stationWind Update The wind is still cross-on at Red Island (fresh winds from the E at Cape Kidnappers WXT 24 km from Red Island). 1.3m 11 s period swell from E

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24 km away, 52 min ago

Moderate
33 km/h
E
18.4
19.1
Air / Water (°C)
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How big are the waves at Red Island today?

The current surf forecast for Red Island at 6PM is: 1.7m 10s primary swell from a East-northeast direction and 1.5m 10s secondary swell from a East direction, 0.5m 13s secondary swell from a East direction (forecast issued at 12:00pm March 01). The wind direction is predicted to be cross-shore.

Time (NZDT) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (01 Mar)6ft (1.9m)11s
Afternoon (01 Mar)5ft (1.5m)11s
Evening (01 Mar)5ft (1.6m)10s

Table - waves today at Red Island. (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
Monday
01
Tuesday
02
Wednesday
03
Thu
04
10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM
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T newzealand.htsgw.metric.18.cc23T newzealand.htsgw.metric.24.cc23T newzealand.htsgw.metric.36.cc23
T newzealand.htsgw.metric.42.cc23T newzealand.htsgw.metric.48.cc23T newzealand.htsgw.metric.60.cc23
T newzealand.htsgw.metric.66.cc23T newzealand.htsgw.metric.72.cc23T newzealand.htsgw.metric.84.cc23
1.6
E
1.6
E
1.5
E
1.4
E
1.6
E
1.6
E
1.6
E
1.6
E
1.7
E
1.7
E
1.7
E
1.8
E
1.8
E
1.8
E
1.7
E
1.6
E
1.5
E
1.5
E
1.4
E
1.4
E
1.3
E
1.2
E
1.2
E
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20
NE
25
NE
25
ENE
20
NE
20
NE
20
NE
15
NNE
5
NNW
10
N
20
NE
20
NE
20
NE
5
N
10
WNW
5
WNW
5
NW
5
WNW
10
ENE
10
E
0
ESE
10
SW
5
WNW
10
NW
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off
glasscross-
off
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on
cross-
on
glasscross-
off
cross-
off
off
7:54AM
1.60
8:19PM
1.52
8:45AM
1.62
9:12PM
1.56
9:38AM
1.63
10:06PM
1.59
2:10PM
0.07
2:29AM
0.04
3:02PM
0.03
3:22AM
0.02
3:54PM
0.01

Note: the tide data above is for Cray Bay which is 1 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Red Island.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Red Island blow from the NW

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