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Wainui Reef ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.5

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Wainui Reef Surf Forecast / Wanganui-Manawatu / New Zealand

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 5 pm Tuesday 11 May 2021 NZST
Forecast update in  hr  min  s Update imminent
Wainui Reef surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Wainui Reef sea temperature is 16.4 °C (Statistics for 11 May 1981-2005 - mean: 16.1 max: 17.0 min: 14.6 °C)
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Wainui Reef surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Wainui Reef sea temperature is 16.4 °C (Statistics for 11 May 1981-2005 - mean: 16.1 max: 17.0 min: 14.6 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for Wanganui-Manawatu

  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Wainui Reef (calm at Rapanui 14 km from Wainui Reef).

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Actual: 44 min ago

Calm
4 km/h
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Clean
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How big are the waves at Wainui Reef today?

The current surf forecast for Wainui Reef at 10PM is: 1.5m 9s primary swell from a West-northwest direction and 0.4m 16s secondary swell from a Southwest direction, 0.3m 16s secondary swell from a Southwest direction (forecast issued at 05:00pm May 11). The wind direction is predicted to be offshore and the swell rating is 3.

Time (NZST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (11 May)--
Afternoon (11 May)4.5ft (1.3m)8s
Evening (11 May)4.5ft (1.4m)9s

Table - waves today at Wainui Reef. (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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1.3
WNW
1.4
WNW
1.4
WNW
1.6
WNW
1.5
WNW
1.2
WNW
0.6
WSW
2.2
S
2.1
S
2
S
1.4
SSW
0.6
WSW
1.7
SSE
1.6
SE
1.6
SE
1.4
SE
1.1
SE
0.4
WSW
0.4
WSW
0.4
SW
0.4
SW
0.4
SW
0.4
SW
0.4
SW
0.4
SW
0.2
WSW
0.2
WSW
0.2
WSW
0.2
WSW
0.1
SW
0.5
W
0.1
SW
1.9
W
2.2
W
2.1
W
1.9
W
1.4
W
1.1
W
1
W
1
W
0.9
W
2.1
WNW
3.5
W
3.5
W
3
W
3
W
2.5
W
2.5
W
2.5
W
2.5
W
3
W
3
W
3.5
W
3
W
3
W
3
W
3
W
3.5
W
3.5
W
4
WSW
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30
NNW
30
NNW
25
NNW
20
NNW
20
NW
25
SSW
25
SSE
20
ESE
30
SE
35
SE
35
ESE
30
ESE
30
ESE
25
ESE
25
ESE
25
ESE
25
ESE
25
ESE
20
E
10
E
10
ENE
10
ENE
5
N
0
NE
5
SSE
5
ENE
10
NNE
20
N
25
NNE
15
N
30
W
35
W
35
W
30
W
20
W
15
W
15
WNW
15
NNW
15
N
15
NNW
20
NNW
20
N
25
N
25
N
35
N
40
NNW
45
WNW
35
WNW
25
W
25
NW
20
NNW
20
NNW
25
NNW
35
NNW
25
NW
25
WNW
20
NW
10
WNW
5
WNW
5
WNW
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off
cross-
on
oncross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
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off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
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off
cross-
off
offoffcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offoffoffoffcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
glass
10:05PM
2.41
10:17AM
2.40
10:36PM
2.44
10:49AM
2.39
11:07PM
2.42
11:21AM
2.35
11:39PM
2.37
11:54AM
2.28
12:13AM
2.30
12:29PM
2.19
12:50AM
2.20
1:10PM
2.08
1:34AM
2.10
1:59PM
1.97
4:12AM
0.26
4:26PM
0.20
4:43AM
0.24
4:57PM
0.21
5:15AM
0.27
5:28PM
0.26
5:48AM
0.33
6:01PM
0.34
6:23AM
0.41
6:37PM
0.43
7:02AM
0.51
7:19PM
0.54
7:50AM
0.60
8:09PM
0.65

Note: the tide data above is for Nukumaru Rock which is 7 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Wainui Reef.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Wainui Reef blow from the NNW

Tuesday
11
Wednesday
12
Thursday
13
Friday
14
Saturday
15
Sunday
16
Monday
17
Tuesday
18
Wed
19
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light rain
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clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
cloudy
light rain
light rain
rain showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
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rain showers
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clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
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rain showers
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clear
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clear
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