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Tapuaetahi ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.2
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 4.3
Wind and Kite Surfing: 5.0
Crowds: 3.8

Overall: 3.2

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Tapuaetahi Surf Forecast / Northland / New Zealand

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 12 pm Wednesday 03 Mar 2021 NZDT
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Tapuaetahi surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Tapuaetahi sea temperature is 21.2 °C (Statistics for 03 Mar 1981-2005 - mean: 20.9 max: 21.8 min: 19.3 °C)
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Tapuaetahi surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Tapuaetahi sea temperature is 21.2 °C (Statistics for 03 Mar 1981-2005 - mean: 20.9 max: 21.8 min: 19.3 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for Northland

  1. weather stationWind Update Wind reports 10 km away suggest it is still onshore at Tapuaetahi (light winds from the N at Kerikeri). 1.0m 10 s period swell from ESE with an additional 0.6m 10 s period swell from N , plus 0.9m 4 s period wind swell from NW

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1 h 21 min ago

Light
14 km/h
N
Onshore
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How big are the waves at Tapuaetahi today?

The current surf forecast for Tapuaetahi at 7PM is: 0.8m 10s primary swell from a East-southeast direction and 0.5m 10s secondary swell from a North direction, 0.8m 4s secondary swell from a North-northwest direction (forecast issued at 12:00pm March 03). The wind direction is predicted to be cross-onshore.

Time (NZDT) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (03 Mar)3.5ft (1.0m)10s
Afternoon (03 Mar)3ft (0.9m)10s
Evening (03 Mar)2.5ft (0.7m)10s

Table - waves today at Tapuaetahi. (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
Wednesday
03
Thursday
04
Friday
05
Sat
06
10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM
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T newzealand.htsgw.metric.42.cc23T newzealand.htsgw.metric.48.cc23T newzealand.htsgw.metric.60.cc23
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1
E
0.9
ESE
0.8
ESE
0.8
ESE
0.7
ESE
0.7
ESE
0.6
ESE
0.6
ESE
0.6
N
0.6
N
1
NNW
1.3
NNW
1.1
N
1
N
0.9
N
0.8
N
0.8
N
0.7
N
0.7
N
0.7
N
0.6
N
0.4
N
0.4
N
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221177139133100987271958596333240186148111109817978562323
20
NW
20
NW
20
NW
20
NW
20
NW
20
NW
15
WNW
10
NW
15
NW
20
NW
20
WNW
20
WSW
15
WSW
15
W
15
WSW
5
SW
5
SSE
10
NNE
10
N
10
NNW
10
WNW
10
WSW
10
WSW
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscross-
off
cross-
off
glasscross-
on
oncross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
off
cross-
off
11:30AM
2.57
11:59PM
2.51
12:19PM
2.54
12:49AM
2.48
1:11PM
2.47
1:43AM
2.42
5:44PM
0.50
6:03AM
0.57
6:34PM
0.53
6:57AM
0.65
7:27PM
0.59

Note: the tide data above is for Doves Bay, New Zealand which is 9 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Tapuaetahi.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Tapuaetahi blow from the S

Wednesday
03
Thursday
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Friday
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Sat
06
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partially cloudy
moderate rain
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clear
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