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Ruby Bay Surf Forecast / Nelson – Tasman Bay / New Zealand

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 6 pm Thursday 09 Feb 2023 NZDT
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Ruby Bay surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Ruby Bay sea temperature is 21.6 °C (Statistics for 09 Feb 1981-2005 - mean: 18.0 max: 19.5 min: 16.4 °C)
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Ruby Bay surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Ruby Bay sea temperature is 21.6 °C (Statistics for 09 Feb 1981-2005 - mean: 18.0 max: 19.5 min: 16.4 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for Nelson - Tasman Bay

  1. weather stationWind Update Wind reports 4 km away suggest it is still onshore at Ruby Bay (light winds from the NE at Tasman42).

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Light
15 km/h
NE
Onshore
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How big are the waves at Ruby Bay today?

The current surf forecast for Ruby Bay at 8PM is: 0.2m 10s primary swell from a North direction and 0.6m 3s secondary swell from a East-northeast direction (forecast issued at 06:00pm February 09). An open ocean swell of 0.1m 14s is not directed at the surf break. The wind direction is predicted to be onshore.

Time (NZDT) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (09 Feb)--
Afternoon (09 Feb)0.5ft (0.2m)11s
Evening (09 Feb)0.5ft (0.2m)10s

Table - waves today at Ruby Bay. (Swell directed towards the surf break)

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Thursday
09
Friday
10
Saturday
11
Sunday
12
Monday
13
Tuesday
14
Wednesday
15
Thursday
16
Fri
17
4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM
Rating
(10 max)
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Swell
Height Map
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T newzealand.htsgw.metric.156.cc23T newzealand.htsgw.metric.159.cc23T newzealand.htsgw.metric.165.cc23
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Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
0.2
N
0.2
N
0.2
N
0.4
E
0.1
N
0.1
N
0.1
N
0.1
N
0.1
N
0.1
N
0.1
N
0.1
N
0.1
N
0.3
NE
0.3
NE
0.1
N
0.1
N
0.1
N
0.1
N
0.1
N
0.2
N
0.2
N
0.4
N
0.7
N
0.9
N
1
N
1.1
N
1.1
N
1.1
N
1
N
1
N
0.8
N
0.7
N
0.6
N
0.5
N
0.4
N
1.1
SE
0.2
N
0.2
N
0.1
N
0.1
N
0.6
SSW
0.1
N
0.1
N
0.1
N
0.1
N
0.1
N
0.1
N
0.1
N
0.1
N
0.1
NW
0.2
NNW
0.2
NNW
0.3
NNW
0.3
NNW
0.1
NE
0.7
NE
0.5
ENE
0.4
ENE
0.3
NNW
Period(s) (?)1110103101010139999955151414141918182221191816161515141413131212411111112412121212121010414555523445
Wave
Graph
(?)Metric surfscale
Energy (?)99832224222224344447252414641256760763860554541840523617112176455110102303333322000000011740
Wind
(km/h)
20
NNE
15
NE
5
ENE
5
SE
5
S
5
SSW
0
ESE
10
NNE
10
NNE
5
NE
0
ESE
5
SSW
5
SSW
10
SSW
5
S
10
NNE
10
NE
5
NE
5
SSW
5
SSW
5
SSW
5
SSW
5
SE
10
NE
15
E
10
E
5
SSE
5
S
10
SSW
10
S
5
SSE
15
ESE
20
E
15
ESE
10
SSE
10
SSE
10
SSE
15
S
15
SSE
20
S
20
S
15
SW
15
SSW
20
SW
20
SW
20
SW
10
SW
10
SW
10
SSW
5
SW
5
SW
5
SW
5
SSW
5
SW
5
SSE
10
NE
15
NE
10
NE
0
ENE
5
SW
Wind State (?)
onshore
cross-onshore
cross-shore
cross-offshore
offshore
glassy
ononglassglassglassglassglasscross-
on
cross-
on
onglassglassoffcross-
off
glassononglassoffoffglassoffglassoncross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offoffoffoffoffoffoffoffoffglassoffglassglassglassonononglassoff
High Tide
/ height (m)
1:18PM
3.97
1:37AM
3.81
1:51PM
3.93
2:13AM
3.75
2:26PM
3.83
2:50AM
3.68
3:04PM
3.69
3:28AM
3.58
3:50PM
3.53
4:11AM
3.45
4:47PM
3.38
5:06AM
3.32
5:59PM
3.29
6:32AM
3.23
7:21PM
3.33
Low Tide
/ height (m)
7:06PM
0.93
7:18AM
0.91
7:41PM
0.94
7:49AM
1.00
8:19PM
1.00
8:24AM
1.14
9:00PM
1.12
9:07AM
1.31
9:48PM
1.28
10:06AM
1.49
10:47PM
1.43
11:29AM
1.58
12:01AM
1.51
12:56PM
1.52

Note: the tide data above is for Mapua, New Zealand which is 4 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Ruby Bay.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Ruby Bay blow from the SW

Thursday
09
Friday
10
Saturday
11
Sunday
12
Monday
13
Tuesday
14
Wednesday
15
Thursday
16
Fri
17
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Rain (mm)
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Sunrise-----6:43-------6:45-------6:46-------6:47-------6:48-------6:50-------6:50------
Sunset-8:39-------8:37-------8:37-------8:36-------8:35-------8:32-------8:31-------8:30--

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