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Sumner Bar ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.1
Consistency of Surf: 1.9
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 2.2
Crowds: 3.8

Overall: 3.5

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Sumner Bar Surf Forecast / Canterbury / New Zealand

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 11 am Tuesday 07 Jul 2020 NZST
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Sumner Bar surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Sumner Bar sea temperature is 9.9 °C (Statistics for 07 Jul 1981-2005 - mean: 9.6 max: 10.9 min: 8.7 °C)
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Sumner Bar surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Sumner Bar sea temperature is 9.9 °C (Statistics for 07 Jul 1981-2005 - mean: 9.6 max: 10.9 min: 8.7 °C)

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  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Sumner Bar (calm at ICANTERB76 5 km from Sumner Bar). 1.6m 3 s period wind swell from WSW

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Actual: 53 min ago

Calm
2 km/h
SSE
Clean
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How big are the waves at Sumner Bar today?

The current surf forecast for Sumner Bar at 3PM is: 0.7m 9s primary swell from a East direction (forecast issued at 11:00am July 07). An open ocean swell of 0.2m 6s is not directed at the surf break, a second open ocean swell of 0.4m 4s is not directed at the surf break. The wind direction is predicted to be offshore.

Time (NZST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (07 Jul)2.5ft (0.8m)10s
Afternoon (07 Jul)2.5ft (0.7m)9s
Evening (07 Jul)2ft (0.6m)12s

Table - waves today at Sumner Bar. (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(?)
High Tide
/ height (m)
Low Tide
/ height (m)
Summary
Rain (mm)
Temp. °C
Chill °C (?)
Sunrise
Sunset
Tuesday
07
Wednesday
08
Thursday
09
Fri
10
9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM
11101000010000002222211
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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
0.8
E
0.7
E
0.7
E
0.5
E
0.6
E
0.5
E
0.5
E
0.4
E
0.4
E
0.6
SSE
0.5
SSE
0.3
E
0.2
E
0.2
E
0.9
SSE
0.1
E
1
SSE
0.9
SSE
1
SSE
0.9
SSE
0.9
SSE
0.8
SSE
0.7
SSE
10999121010101010109991010109910101010
1208583421015550303072571677170219714016415915410783
15
SW
10
WNW
20
SSW
10
SSW
5
WNW
10
W
25
SW
25
SW
30
SW
15
WSW
15
WSW
30
SW
35
SW
30
SW
35
SW
25
SW
25
WSW
30
SW
25
SW
10
WSW
10
W
10
W
10
WSW
offcross-
off
offcross-
off
glasscross-
off
offoffoffoffoffoffoffoffoffoffoffoffoffcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
6:18PM
2.45
6:44AM
2.29
7:07PM
2.38
7:36AM
2.24
7:57PM
2.29
12:02PM
0.39
12:38AM
0.41
12:51PM
0.41
1:27AM
0.44
1:39PM
0.47
2:14AM
0.49

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

Tuesday
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