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The Bluff-South Side ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.0

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The Bluff-South Side Surf Forecast / Northland / New Zealand

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 6 am Sunday 07 Mar 2021 NZDT
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The Bluff-South Side surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's The Bluff-South Side sea temperature is 20.5 °C (Statistics for 07 Mar 1981-2005 - mean: 20.7 max: 21.9 min: 19.7 °C)
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The Bluff-South Side surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's The Bluff-South Side sea temperature is 20.5 °C (Statistics for 07 Mar 1981-2005 - mean: 20.7 max: 21.9 min: 19.7 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for Northland

  1. weather stationWind Update Wind reports 35 km away suggest it is still onshore at The Bluff-South Side (strong winds from the SW at Cape Reinga). 3.6m swell from WSW too big with an additional 0.8m 22 s period swell from WNW

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35 km away, 1 h 35 min ago

Strong
39 km/h
SW
19.6
20.5
Air / Water (°C)
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How big are the waves at The Bluff-South Side today?

The current surf forecast for The Bluff-South Side at 2PM is: 3.5m 15s primary swell from a West-southwest direction and 0.6m 22s secondary swell from a West-northwest direction (forecast issued at 06:00am March 07). The wind direction is predicted to be onshore.

Time (NZDT) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (07 Mar)11ft (3.5m)15s
Afternoon (07 Mar)13ft (4.0m)15s
Evening (07 Mar)13ft (4.0m)15s

Table - waves today at The Bluff-South Side. (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
Sunday
07
Monday
08
Tuesday
09
4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM
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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
3.5
WSW
3.5
WSW
3.5
WSW
3.5
WSW
4
WSW
4
SW
4
SW
4
SW
4
SW
4
SW
3.5
SW
3.5
SW
3.5
SW
3
SW
3
SW
3
SW
2.5
SW
2.4
SW
2.3
SW
2.1
SW
2
SW
1.9
SW
1.8
SW
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20
WSW
20
WSW
20
WSW
25
WSW
25
SW
25
SW
25
SW
20
SW
25
SW
25
SW
25
SW
25
SW
25
SSW
25
SSW
20
SSW
15
SSW
10
SW
10
SW
10
SW
10
WSW
15
WSW
10
SW
5
SSW
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on
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on
onononononononglass
3:52AM
2.08
4:17PM
1.97
5:06AM
2.01
5:34PM
1.91
6:23AM
2.02
6:49PM
1.93
10:06AM
0.56
10:38PM
0.47
11:24AM
0.62
11:54PM
0.50
12:41PM
0.60

Note: the tide data above is for The Bluff-North Side which is 1 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for The Bluff-South Side.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at The Bluff-South Side blow from the NE

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09
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