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Waikanae Beach - Roberts Road ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 2.8

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Waikanae Beach - Roberts Road Surf Forecast / Gisborne and Mahia / New Zealand

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 12 pm Friday 26 Feb 2021 NZDT
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Today's Waikanae Beach - Roberts Road sea temperature is 19.4 °C (Statistics for 26 Feb 1981-2005 - mean: 19.7 max: 21.3 min: 18.0 °C)
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Today's Waikanae Beach - Roberts Road sea temperature is 19.4 °C (Statistics for 26 Feb 1981-2005 - mean: 19.7 max: 21.3 min: 18.0 °C)

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  1. weather stationWind Update Wind reports 4 km away suggest it is still onshore at Waikanae Beach - Roberts Road (light winds from the SSE at Gisborne Airport). 1.0m 8 s period swell from ENE

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Light
11 km/h
SSE
Onshore
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Best Forecast Surf Conditions for Waikanae Beach - Roberts Road this week:

The surf forecast for Waikanae Beach - Roberts Road over the next 7 days: The first swell (rated 1 star or higher) is forecast to arrive on Friday (Feb 26) at 4PM. The primary swell is predicted to be 0.7m and 8s period with a secondary swell of 0.1m and 8s. The wind is predicted to be cross-onshore as the swell arrives.

The most powerful waves expected at Waikanae Beach - Roberts Road in the next 7 days are 1.6m 12s and forecast to arrive on Saturday (Feb 27) at 7PM. Winds are predicted to be cross-offshore at the time the swell arrives. The largest open ocean swell (not directed at the beach) is 1.0m 5s period and expected on Friday (Mar 05) at 7AM.

Wave TypeTime (NZDT) & Date Wave Height & Period
Next good surf (1 star+) 4PM (Fri 26th Feb)2.5ft (0.7m) 8s
Best Surf 7PM (Sat 27th Feb)5ft (1.6m) 12s
Most Powerful 7PM (Sat 27th Feb)5ft (1.6m) 12s

Table - best surf conditions forecast for Waikanae Beach - Roberts Road 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
T newzealand.htsgw.metric.126.cc23
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0.7
ENE
0.7
ENE
1.1
E
1.4
E
1.5
E
1.5
E
1.5
E
1.4
E
1.4
E
1.2
E
1.3
E
1.2
E
1.2
E
1.2
E
1.2
E
1.2
E
1.2
E
1.1
E
0.9
ESE
0.8
ESE
0.5
ESE
0.4
ESE
0.4
SE
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0
SW
15
E
10
WNW
5
NNW
20
ENE
10
NNW
0
NNW
15
ENE
10
NE
5
ENE
15
E
10
NW
5
NNE
20
ENE
15
NW
15
NW
15
NNE
10
NNW
10
NNW
20
NW
15
NNE
5
SW
5
ESE
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on
cross-
off
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off
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off
crossoffcross-
off
cross-
off
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6:27PM
1.77
6:54AM
1.90
7:19PM
1.86
7:44AM
2.00
8:07PM
1.96
8:29AM
2.10
8:54PM
2.04
9:14AM
2.16
9:41PM
2.10
10:01AM
2.18
10:29PM
2.12
10:51AM
2.16
11:20PM
2.11
11:42AM
2.10
12:18PM
0.73
12:36AM
0.62
1:14PM
0.67
1:26AM
0.54
2:04PM
0.58
2:13AM
0.47
2:49PM
0.49
3:00AM
0.41
3:34PM
0.42
3:48AM
0.39
4:20PM
0.38
4:38AM
0.39
5:08PM
0.37
5:29AM
0.42
5:59PM
0.39

Note: the tide data above is for Gisborne, New Zealand which is 1 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Waikanae Beach - Roberts Road.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Waikanae Beach - Roberts Road blow from the NNW

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
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
heavy rain
heavy rain
moderate rain
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-7:52--7:51--7:50--7:47--7:46--7:45--7:44--7:42

Short Range Forecast: Mostly dry. Warm air temperatures (max 20°C on Fri afternoon, min 15°C on Fri night). Wind will be generally light.

Long Range Forecast: Heavy rain (total 44mm), heaviest during Fri morning. Warm air temperatures (max 26°C on Thu afternoon, min 14°C on Mon night). Wind will be generally light.

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Information about the Waikanae Beach - Roberts Road Surf forecast

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