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Trolley's ratings
Quality on a good day: 1.7
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 1.7
Wind and Kite Surfing: 3.5
Crowds: 3.3

Overall: 2.6

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Trolley's Surf Forecast / Canterbury / New Zealand

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 12 pm Thursday 04 Mar 2021 NZDT
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Trolley's surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Trolley's sea temperature is 19.0 °C (Statistics for 04 Mar 1981-2005 - mean: 14.6 max: 15.7 min: 13.5 °C)
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Trolley's surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Trolley's sea temperature is 19.0 °C (Statistics for 04 Mar 1981-2005 - mean: 14.6 max: 15.7 min: 13.5 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for Canterbury

  1. weather stationWind Update Cross-shore wind has turned cross-on at Trolley's (moderate winds from the E at New Brighton Pr WXT 0 km from Trolley's). 0.5m 6 s period swell from NNE with 0.8m 9 s period wind swell from ESE

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Actual: 44 min ago

Moderate
24 km/h
E
Cross-On
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How big are the waves at Trolley's today?

The current surf forecast for Trolley's at 3PM is: 0.7m 9s primary swell from a East-southeast direction and 0.4m 6s secondary swell from a Northeast direction (forecast issued at 12:00pm March 04). An open ocean swell of 0.1m 5s is not directed at the surf break. The wind direction is predicted to be cross-shore.

Time (NZDT) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (04 Mar)2ft (0.6m)10s
Afternoon (04 Mar)2.5ft (0.7m)9s
Evening (04 Mar)2ft (0.6m)9s

Table - waves today at Trolley's. (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
Thursday
04
Friday
05
Saturday
06
Sun
07
10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM
10000010000000000000000
T newzealand.htsgw.metric.6.cc23T newzealand.htsgw.metric.12.cc23
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
0.6
E
0.6
E
0.9
ESE
1
ESE
0.6
E
0.6
E
0.6
E
0.6
E
0.5
E
0.5
E
1.1
NNE
0.5
E
0.4
ESE
0.4
NE
1.2
N
1.1
N
0.8
N
0.8
N
0.9
NNW
1
NNW
1.1
NNW
0.9
NNW
0.4
ENE
10999999910105999454444557
656213317757575760475056442831535526222943543315
5
SSE
10
E
25
ESE
25
E
20
E
10
NW
10
WNW
10
NNW
20
N
30
N
25
N
35
N
30
NNE
30
NNE
35
N
25
N
25
N
20
NW
25
NNW
25
NNW
25
NNW
10
WNW
10
W
glasscross-
on
crosscross-
on
cross-
on
crosscross-
off
crosscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
off
cross-
off
9:40AM
2.03
10:11PM
2.05
10:39AM
1.98
11:12PM
2.04
11:39AM
1.94
12:13AM
2.03
3:55PM
0.10
4:27AM
0.14
4:53PM
0.12
5:28AM
0.17
5:53PM
0.14

Note: the tide data above is for Christchurch which is 7 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Trolley's.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Trolley's blow from the SW

Thursday
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Friday
05
Saturday
06
Sun
07
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clear
clear
clear
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clear
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clear
clear
clear
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