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Waitpinga ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.5
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 2.0
Crowds: 3.5

Overall: 3.3

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Waitpinga Surf Forecast / SA – Adelaide / Australia

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 2 pm Tuesday 20 Apr 2021 ACST
Forecast update in  hr  min  s Update imminent
Waitpinga surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Waitpinga sea temperature is 18.6 °C (Statistics for 20 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 17.4 max: 18.5 min: 15.7 °C)
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Waitpinga surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Waitpinga sea temperature is 18.6 °C (Statistics for 20 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 17.4 max: 18.5 min: 15.7 °C)

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  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Waitpinga (calm at Encounter Bay wx 12 km from Waitpinga).

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1 h 11 min ago

Calm
3 km/h
NE
Clean
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How big are the waves at Waitpinga today?

The current surf forecast for Waitpinga at 4PM is: 3.0m 12s primary swell from a South-southwest direction and 3.0m 12s secondary swell from a South-southwest direction (forecast issued at 02:30pm April 20). The wind direction is predicted to be cross-onshore.

Time (ACST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (20 Apr)--
Afternoon (20 Apr)10ft (3.0m)12s
Evening (20 Apr)8ft (2.4m)12s

Table - waves today at Waitpinga. (Swell directed towards the surf break)

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(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
20
Wednesday
21
Thursday
22
Friday
23
Saturday
24
Sunday
25
Monday
26
Tuesday
27
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T south australia.htsgw.metric.72.cc23T south australia.htsgw.metric.78.cc23T south australia.htsgw.metric.90.cc23
T south australia.htsgw.metric.96.cc23T south australia.htsgw.metric.102.cc23T south australia.htsgw.metric.114.cc23
T south australia.htsgw.metric.120.cc23T south australia.htsgw.metric.126.cc23T south australia.htsgw.metric.138.cc23
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SSW
3
SSW
2.5
SSW
2.4
SSW
2.2
SSW
2.2
SSW
2.1
SSW
2.1
SSW
2
SSW
1.9
SSW
1.8
SSW
1.8
SSW
2.4
SW
2.1
SSW
3
SSW
3
SSW
2
SSW
4
SSW
4
SSW
4
SSW
4
SSW
4
SSW
4
SSW
4
SSW
4
SSW
4
SSW
4
SSW
4
SSW
3.5
SSW
3.5
SSW
3.5
SSW
3
SSW
3
SSW
3
SSW
2.5
SSW
2.5
SSW
2.5
SSW
2.4
SSW
2.3
SSW
2.2
SSW
2.1
SSW
2
SSW
1.9
SSW
1.9
SSW
1.7
SSW
2
S
2
S
1.9
SSW
1.8
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.6
S
1.4
S
1.2
S
1.6
S
1.4
SSW
1.6
S
1.4
SSW
1.4
SSW
1.4
SSW
1.2
SSW
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SSW
25
S
20
S
15
SSE
10
S
5
WSW
5
WNW
10
W
20
WNW
25
W
20
W
20
W
25
W
25
WSW
20
SW
20
WSW
25
WSW
25
WSW
20
WSW
20
WSW
20
WSW
15
WSW
15
SW
20
SW
15
SSW
20
SW
15
SSW
10
SSW
10
SW
10
SW
10
SW
10
SW
10
SW
15
SSW
15
SSW
15
S
10
SSE
10
SSE
10
SE
5
ESE
5
SE
15
SE
15
SE
15
SE
15
ESE
15
E
15
E
15
E
15
ESE
15
SE
15
SE
15
SE
15
ESE
15
E
15
E
15
ENE
10
ESE
15
SE
10
SE
10
ESE
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on
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cross-
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cross-
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on
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7:00PM
0.50
9:05PM
0.48
10:48PM
0.48
2:25PM
0.28
11:55PM
0.47
1:52PM
0.33
12:47AM
0.44
1:52PM
0.40
1:30AM
0.38
2:03PM
0.48
2:06AM
0.31
2:21PM
0.56
7:04AM
0.04
7:02AM
0.02
7:12AM
0.02
5:22PM
0.26
7:23AM
0.04
6:45PM
0.20
7:30AM
0.07
7:45PM
0.14
7:31AM
0.09
8:39PM
0.10
7:27AM
0.10

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

Tuesday
20
Wednesday
21
Thursday
22
Friday
23
Saturday
24
Sunday
25
Monday
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Tuesday
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