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Wharariki Beach ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.7
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 5.0

Overall: 3.0

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Wharariki Beach Surf Photo: 'Wharariki evening glass off' by Rob Davies

Forecast wind and swell just offshore from Wharariki Beach around the time the photo was taken

Wharariki evening glass off, Wharariki Beach
user: Rob Davies (1076 photos)
photo taken at: 5:16 pm 2 May 2021

Wharariki evening glass off

New Zealand | Wharariki Beach

Average rating: 3.0
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Westerly wind wrecked high tide but after 4pm the wind varied between clam and light cross-off SE. This was much as forecast with he only small error was the forecast calling for the westerly to peak at 3pm when it actually peaked at about 2pm. That's splitting hairs really. The swell forecast was right too with waves to about shoulder-high.