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Rocky Rights Surf Forecast / Taranaki / New Zealand

12 Day Weather and Surf, issued 5 pm Saturday 25 Jun 2022 NZST
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Rocky Rights surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Rocky Rights sea temperature is 15.8 °C (Statistics for 25 Jun 1981-2005 - mean: 14.6 max: 15.4 min: 13.6 °C)
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Rocky Rights surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Rocky Rights sea temperature is 15.8 °C (Statistics for 25 Jun 1981-2005 - mean: 14.6 max: 15.4 min: 13.6 °C)

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  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Rocky Rights (calm at Korito North Egmont 27 km from Rocky Rights).

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Calm
2 km/h
W
10.6
15.8
Air / Water (°C)
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Best Forecast Surf Conditions for Rocky Rights this week:

The surf forecast for Rocky Rights over the next 12 days: The first swell (rated 1 star or higher) is forecast to arrive on Saturday (Jun 25) at 9PM. The primary swell is predicted to be 0.7m and 11s period with a secondary swell of 0.9m and 6s. The wind is predicted to be cross-shore as the swell arrives.

The most powerful waves expected at Rocky Rights in the next 12 days are 5.0m 16s and forecast to arrive on Saturday (Jul 02) at 9PM. Winds are predicted to be onshore at the time the swell arrives. The largest open ocean swell (not directed at the beach) is 1.4m 6s period and expected on Saturday (Jul 02) at 12PM.

Wave TypeTime (NZST) & Date Wave Height & Period
Next good surf (1 star+) 9PM (Sat 25th Jun)2.5ft (0.7m) 11s
Best Surf12PM (Tue 28th Jun)10ft (3.0m) 14s
Most Powerful 9PM (Sat 2nd Jul)16ft (5.0m) 16s

Table - best surf conditions forecast for Rocky Rights over the next 12 days.

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Sat
25
Sunday
26
Monday
27
Tuesday
28
Wednesday
29
Thursday
30
Friday
01
Saturday
02
Sunday
03
Monday
04
Tuesday
05
Wednesday
06
Thu
07
PMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAM
Rating
(10 max)
123245454354123242000000000000000455
Swell
Height Map
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T newzealand.htsgw.metric.48.cc23
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T newzealand.htsgw.metric.96.cc23
T newzealand.htsgw.metric.120.cc23
T newzealand.htsgw.metric.144.cc23
T newzealand.htsgw.metric.168.cc23
T newzealand.htsgw.metric.192.cc23
T newzealand.htsgw.metric.216.cc23
T newzealand.htsgw.metric.240.cc23
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Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
1.3
NNW
0.8
WSW
0.9
WSW
1.2
WSW
2.5
WSW
2.5
WSW
2.5
WSW
2.2
WSW
2.3
WSW
2.5
W
1.8
WSW
1.7
WSW
1.7
WSW
1.1
WSW
1
WSW
1.6
WSW
1.8
WSW
1.5
WSW
3.5
WNW
3.5
W
2.4
WNW
3.5
WSW
5
WSW
4
WSW
4.5
WSW
5
WSW
6
WSW
5
WSW
3.5
WSW
3
WSW
2.5
WSW
2.2
WSW
2
WSW
1.8
WSW
1.9
WSW
2.1
WSW
Period(s) (?)7131817161616151413131313121213131281014171615101113131313131414141615
Wave
Graph
(?)Metric surfscale
Energy (?)1572126048043062326728741939206425841103908880333294902111764712802471206567761122879233822630311555808739192887233419831534123018111772
Wind
(km/h)
10
NNW
10
NW
15
WSW
20
WSW
20
WSW
15
WSW
15
WNW
15
N
20
NNE
30
NE
15
ENE
15
SE
25
SSE
20
SE
15
SE
20
SSW
15
NW
35
N
30
NW
30
W
40
SW
40
WSW
35
SW
35
W
40
W
30
WSW
25
SW
25
WSW
25
WSW
20
WSW
25
SW
20
WSW
20
SW
15
SW
10
ESE
10
ESE
Wind State (?)
onshore
cross-onshore
cross-shore
cross-offshore
offshore
glassy
crosscrossononononcross-
on
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offcross-
off
crosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
off
cross-
on
onononononononononononononcross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
off
cross-
off
High Tide
/ height (m)
7:30PM
2.67
7:45AM
2.64
8:15PM
2.74
8:30AM
2.68
8:57PM
2.80
9:11AM
2.73
9:36PM
2.86
9:51AM
2.76
10:15PM
2.91
10:30AM
2.78
10:53PM
2.93
11:08AM
2.78
11:31PM
2.92
11:46AM
2.75
12:08AM
2.90
12:25PM
2.71
12:47AM
2.85
1:05PM
2.66
1:27AM
2.80
1:49PM
2.61
2:10AM
2.75
2:38PM
2.57
2:59AM
2.71
Low Tide
/ height (m)
1:39AM
0.73
1:58PM
0.58
2:25AM
0.67
2:41PM
0.53
3:07AM
0.60
3:21PM
0.48
3:47AM
0.55
4:00PM
0.44
4:25AM
0.52
4:38PM
0.42
5:04AM
0.50
5:16PM
0.43
5:42AM
0.52
5:53PM
0.46
6:21AM
0.54
6:31PM
0.51
7:01AM
0.58
7:11PM
0.58
7:43AM
0.61
7:55PM
0.65
8:29AM
0.64
8:44PM
0.72
9:20AM
0.64

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 Rocky Rights blow from the ENE

Sat
25
Sunday
26
Monday
27
Tuesday
28
Wednesday
29
Thursday
30
Friday
01
Saturday
02
Sunday
03
Monday
04
Tuesday
05
Wednesday
06
Thu
07
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Rain (mm)
111------41------21111542221----------
Temp. °C151414141414141414131314131213131314131110101213131314141313141313131112
Low °C141414141212131314131212121111121214121010101012131313131313131313121010
Chill °C (?)15141313131313121211111311101211111211866910101012121111121111121012
Sunrise--7:45--7:45--7:45--7:45--7:45--7:45--7:45--7:45--7:43--7:43--7:43--7:43
Sunset5:08--5:09--5:09--5:09--5:10--5:10--5:12--5:12--5:13--5:13--5:14--5:14--

Short Range Forecast: Light rain (total 3mm), mostly falling on Sat afternoon. Very mild (max 15°C on Sat afternoon, min 12°C on Sun night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Weather Summary Light rain (total 7mm), mostly falling on Tue afternoon. Very mild (max 14°C on Wed morning, min 11°C on Wed night). Mainly fresh winds.

Days 6-9 Weather Summary Heavy rain (total 38mm), heaviest during Fri afternoon. Very mild (max 14°C on Mon morning, min 10°C on Fri night). Mainly strong winds.

Long Range Forecast: Mostly dry. Very mild (max 14°C on Mon afternoon, min 10°C on Wed night). Wind will be generally light.

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Information about the Rocky Rights Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Rocky Rights provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 12 days. A general guide to surfing at Rocky Rights can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Rocky Rights 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 (Rocky Rights) 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 Rocky Rights 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 Taranaki? If you are looking for accommodation near Rocky Rights, camping, hotels and holiday cottages in Taranaki, consider staying in New Plymouth which is 30 km (19 miles) away.