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Waihi Beach ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.6
Consistency of Surf: 2.9
Difficulty Level: 2.6
Wind and Kite Surfing: 2.9
Crowds: 3.4

Overall: 3.8

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Waihi Beach Surf Forecast / Bay of Plenty / New Zealand

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 5 pm Tuesday 11 May 2021 NZST
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Waihi Beach surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Waihi Beach sea temperature is 18.1 °C (Statistics for 11 May 1981-2005 - mean: 17.6 max: 18.7 min: 16.0 °C)
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Waihi Beach surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Waihi Beach sea temperature is 18.1 °C (Statistics for 11 May 1981-2005 - mean: 17.6 max: 18.7 min: 16.0 °C)

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  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Waihi Beach (calm at Bowentown- New Zealand 6 km from Waihi Beach).

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1 h 27 min ago

Calm
4 km/h
SSE
Clean
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How big are the waves at Waihi Beach today?

The current surf forecast for Waihi Beach at 10PM is: 1.4m 6s primary swell from a North direction and 1.0m 6s secondary swell from a North-northeast direction (forecast issued at 05:00pm May 11). The wind direction is predicted to be cross-shore.

Time (NZST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (11 May)--
Afternoon (11 May)3.5ft (1.0m)6s
Evening (11 May)4.5ft (1.4m)6s

Table - waves today at Waihi Beach. (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
Tuesday
11
Wednesday
12
Thursday
13
Friday
14
Saturday
15
Sunday
16
Monday
17
Tuesday
18
Wed
19
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NNE
1.4
N
1.4
N
1.4
N
1.4
N
1
N
1
N
0.9
NNE
0.8
NNE
0.6
NE
0.8
NNE
0.8
NNE
1.2
NE
2.5
ESE
2.5
ESE
2.2
E
1.9
E
1.8
E
1.6
E
1.6
E
1.4
E
1.4
E
1.1
E
1
E
0.9
E
0.8
E
0.7
E
0.8
ENE
1.1
NE
1.3
NNE
1.7
N
1.4
NNE
1.3
NNE
1.2
NNE
1
NNE
0.8
NNE
0.7
NNE
0.7
NNE
0.7
NNE
0.7
NNE
0.9
NNE
1.7
NNW
1.7
NNW
1.4
NNW
0.8
ENE
0.9
ENE
0.9
E
0.9
E
0.9
E
0.8
E
0.8
E
0.7
E
0.7
E
0.6
E
0.5
E
0.6
E
0.6
E
0.6
E
0.6
E
0.4
E
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20
NNW
15
NNW
10
NNW
10
NW
10
NW
10
NW
5
NW
5
SW
5
SSW
10
SE
25
SE
25
SE
30
SE
40
SE
35
SE
30
SE
30
ESE
30
SE
30
SE
20
SE
15
SE
15
SSE
10
SE
10
ESE
10
ENE
10
NE
20
NE
25
NNE
30
NNE
30
NNE
25
W
25
W
30
WSW
25
WSW
20
WSW
10
WSW
10
W
10
WSW
5
WSW
5
NE
10
NNE
15
N
20
N
30
N
25
NNW
30
WNW
25
WNW
25
W
20
WSW
15
W
10
WNW
10
WNW
10
NW
15
NW
20
NW
30
W
20
W
15
WNW
15
W
25
WSW
cross-
on
crosscrosscrosscrosscrosscross-
off
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off
crosscross-
on
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on
cross-
on
cross-
off
cross-
off
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off
offcross-
off
cross-
off
glassglasscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscrosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
off
6:55PM
1.66
7:05AM
1.65
7:35PM
1.69
7:46AM
1.65
8:15PM
1.71
8:26AM
1.64
8:55PM
1.71
9:06AM
1.62
9:36PM
1.70
9:46AM
1.59
10:17PM
1.67
10:27AM
1.55
10:58PM
1.64
11:10AM
1.52
11:42PM
1.63
1:01AM
0.36
1:19PM
0.24
1:43AM
0.34
1:58PM
0.23
2:24AM
0.34
2:38PM
0.23
3:05AM
0.35
3:17PM
0.25
3:45AM
0.37
3:57PM
0.28
4:27AM
0.40
4:38PM
0.31
5:10AM
0.42
5:20PM
0.34

Note: the tide data above is for Orakawa which is 2 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Waihi Beach.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Waihi Beach blow from the SW

Tuesday
11
Wednesday
12
Thursday
13
Friday
14
Saturday
15
Sunday
16
Monday
17
Tuesday
18
Wed
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