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Sandy Bay Surf Forecast / Northland / New Zealand

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 6 am Saturday 29 Jan 2022 NZDT
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Sandy Bay surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Sandy Bay sea temperature is 22.2 °C (Statistics for 29 Jan 1981-2005 - mean: 20.6 max: 22.4 min: 19.2 °C)
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Sandy Bay surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Sandy Bay sea temperature is 22.2 °C (Statistics for 29 Jan 1981-2005 - mean: 20.6 max: 22.4 min: 19.2 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for Northland

  1. weather stationWind Update Recent cross-onshore wind has turned cross-shore at Shipwrecks Bay-Peaks (moderate winds from the E at Kaitaia Hospital Automatic Weather Station 13 km from Shipwrecks Bay-Peaks).

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Actual: 48 min ago

Moderate
35 km/h
E
Cross-On
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How big are the waves at Sandy Bay today?

The current surf forecast for Sandy Bay at 12PM is: 1.7m 8s primary swell from a East-northeast direction and 0.4m 15s secondary swell from a North direction, 0.4m 10s secondary swell from a East direction (forecast issued at 06:00am January 29). The wind direction is predicted to be onshore.

Time (NZDT) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (29 Jan)5.5ft (1.7m)8s
Afternoon (29 Jan)5ft (1.6m)8s
Evening (29 Jan)5ft (1.5m)8s

Table - waves today at Sandy Bay. (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
Saturday
29
Sunday
30
Monday
31
Tuesday
01
Wednesday
02
Thursday
03
Friday
04
Saturday
05
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1.7
ENE
1.7
ENE
1.7
ENE
1.6
ENE
1.5
ENE
1.5
ENE
1.5
ENE
1.4
ENE
1.3
ENE
1.3
ENE
1.3
ENE
1.2
ENE
1.2
ENE
1.1
NE
1.1
NE
1.1
NE
1.1
NE
1.2
ENE
1.4
ENE
1.6
ENE
1.8
ENE
1.8
NE
1.8
NE
2.1
NE
2.3
NE
2.4
NE
2.4
NE
2.3
NE
2.3
NE
2.5
NE
3
NE
3
NE
2.5
NE
2.5
NE
2.5
NE
3
NE
3
NE
3
NE
3
NE
2.5
NE
2.5
NE
3
NE
3
NE
3
NE
3
NE
2.5
NE
2.1
ENE
2.4
NE
2
ENE
2.2
NE
2.1
NE
1.7
ENE
1.6
ENE
1.6
ENE
1.6
ENE
1.6
ENE
1.7
ENE
2.2
NE
1.7
E
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E
25
E
25
E
25
E
25
E
20
E
20
E
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E
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E
15
E
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E
20
ESE
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E
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ENE
10
ENE
10
ENE
15
E
20
E
20
E
25
E
25
ENE
25
ENE
30
E
30
ENE
30
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NE
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NE
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NE
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NNE
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NNE
30
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NNE
25
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25
NNE
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20
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NNE
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4:55AM
2.22
5:11PM
2.23
6:03AM
2.31
6:20PM
2.28
7:07AM
2.42
7:26PM
2.35
8:07AM
2.52
8:26PM
2.42
9:03AM
2.59
9:21PM
2.46
9:55AM
2.63
10:13PM
2.47
10:43AM
2.61
11:01PM
2.43
11:29AM
2.55
11:02AM
0.56
11:31PM
0.39
12:08PM
0.51
12:35AM
0.34
1:11PM
0.44
1:35AM
0.28
2:09PM
0.38
2:30AM
0.23
3:03PM
0.33
3:21AM
0.21
3:54PM
0.30
4:09AM
0.23
4:41PM
0.29
4:54AM
0.29

Note: the tide data above is for Tutukaka Harbour, New Zealand which is 10 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Sandy Bay.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Sandy Bay blow from the WSW

Saturday
29
Sunday
30
Monday
31
Tuesday
01
Wednesday
02
Thursday
03
Friday
04
Saturday
05
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