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Taits Beach (Waikari River) ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0

Overall: 2.4

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Taits Beach (Waikari River) Surf Forecast / Hawkes Bay / New Zealand

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 6 pm Tuesday 02 Mar 2021 NZDT
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Taits Beach (Waikari River) surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Taits Beach (Waikari River) sea temperature is 19.9 °C (Statistics for 02 Mar 1981-2005 - mean: 19.0 max: 20.3 min: 17.5 °C)
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Taits Beach (Waikari River) surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Taits Beach (Waikari River) sea temperature is 19.9 °C (Statistics for 02 Mar 1981-2005 - mean: 19.0 max: 20.3 min: 17.5 °C)

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  1. weather stationWind Update Offshore wind reported 32 km from Taits Beach (Waikari River) (light winds from the N at Wairoa Aero AWS 32 km from Taits Beach (Waikari River)). 1.7m 10 s period swell from E

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32 km away, 39 min ago

Light
11 km/h
N
16.0
19.9
Air / Water (°C)
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Best Forecast Surf Conditions for Taits Beach (Waikari River) this week:

The surf forecast for Taits Beach (Waikari River) over the next 7 days: The first swell (rated 1 star or higher) is forecast to arrive on Wednesday (Mar 03) at 1AM. The primary swell is predicted to be 1.4m and 10s period. The wind is predicted to be cross-offshore as the swell arrives.

The most powerful waves expected at Taits Beach (Waikari River) in the next 7 days are 1.4m 10s and forecast to arrive on Wednesday (Mar 03) at 1AM. Winds are predicted to be cross-offshore at the time the swell arrives. The largest open ocean swell (not directed at the beach) is 3.0m 9s period and expected on Monday (Mar 08) at 4PM.

Wave TypeTime (NZDT) & Date Wave Height & Period
Next good surf (1 star+) 1AM (Wed 3rd Mar)4.5ft (1.4m) 10s
Best Surf 1AM (Wed 3rd Mar)4.5ft (1.4m) 10s
Most Powerful 1AM (Wed 3rd Mar)4.5ft (1.4m) 10s

Table - best surf conditions forecast for Taits Beach (Waikari River) 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
Tue
02
Wednesday
03
Thursday
04
Friday
05
Saturday
06
Sunday
07
Monday
08
Tuesday
09
PMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNight
23332222110000000003202
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T newzealand.htsgw.metric.24.cc23
T newzealand.htsgw.metric.48.cc23
T newzealand.htsgw.metric.72.cc23
T newzealand.htsgw.metric.96.cc23
T newzealand.htsgw.metric.120.cc23
T newzealand.htsgw.metric.144.cc23
T newzealand.htsgw.metric.168.cc23
1.4
E
1.4
E
1.2
ESE
1.2
E
1
E
0.9
ESE
0.8
ESE
0.8
ESE
0.7
ESE
0.6
ESE
0.4
ESE
0.3
ESE
0.3
ESE
0.6
NE
0.3
ENE
0.2
ESE
0.4
E
0.3
E
0.3
E
1.1
SSE
0.9
SSE
0.8
SSE
0.8
SSE
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4424242942621691321061017355261211229823121221611382113
15
ENE
10
NNW
10
NNW
15
NW
5
NNW
5
N
10
N
5
W
15
WNW
10
NW
10
NNW
15
N
15
N
10
NW
15
NW
10
SSE
15
WSW
20
SSW
15
SSW
10
WNW
0
W
10
E
10
W
cross-
on
cross-
off
cross-
off
offcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offoffoffcross-
off
cross-
off
offoffoncross-
off
crosscrosscross-
off
glasscross-
on
cross-
off
9:18PM
1.62
9:44AM
1.70
10:12PM
1.65
10:37AM
1.68
11:06PM
1.66
11:31AM
1.65
12:01AM
1.66
12:27PM
1.61
12:57AM
1.64
1:24PM
1.57
1:54AM
1.62
2:21PM
1.52
2:52AM
1.59
3:19PM
1.49
3:28AM
0.02
3:59PM
0.00
4:23AM
0.01
4:52PM
0.00
5:19AM
0.03
5:46PM
0.02
6:15AM
0.05
6:40PM
0.05
7:13AM
0.08
7:36PM
0.08
8:11AM
0.12
8:33PM
0.12
9:09AM
0.15
9:30PM
0.14

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 Taits Beach (Waikari River) blow from the NW

Tue
02
Wednesday
03
Thursday
04
Friday
05
Saturday
06
Sunday
07
Monday
08
Tuesday
09
PMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNight
rain showers
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
rain showers
light rain
rain showers
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
rain showers
rain showers
cloudy
rain showers
rain showers
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
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7:51--7:49--7:47--7:45--7:45--7:43--7:42--7:39-

Short Range Forecast: Light rain (total 8mm), mostly falling on Thu afternoon. Warm air temperatures (max 27°C on Wed afternoon, min 12°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

Long Range Forecast: Light rain (total 9mm), mostly falling on Sat night. Warm air temperatures (max 26°C on Sat afternoon, min 8°C on Mon night). Wind will be generally light.

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Information about the Taits Beach (Waikari River) Surf forecast

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

Taits Beach (Waikari River) is 38 km (24 miles) from the city of Napier. If you plan a holiday in Hawkes Bay, look for hotels and other accommodation in Napier. Napier has rooms for a wide range of budgets as well as car hire and transport links.