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Waiwakaiho ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.7
Difficulty Level: 3.3
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 3.3

Overall: 3.8

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Waiwakaiho Surf Forecast / Taranaki / New Zealand

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 11 am Wednesday 27 May 2020 NZST
Forecast update in  hr  min  s Update imminent
Waiwakaiho surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Waiwakaiho sea temperature is 16.4 °C (Statistics for 27 May 1981-2005 - mean: 15.7 max: 16.8 min: 14.3 °C)
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Waiwakaiho surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Waiwakaiho sea temperature is 16.4 °C (Statistics for 27 May 1981-2005 - mean: 15.7 max: 16.8 min: 14.3 °C)

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  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Waiwakaiho (calm at NewtonStreet 1 km from Waiwakaiho). 1.5m 14 s period swell from WSW with an additional 1.0m 9 s period swell from NW

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Actual: 41 min ago

Calm
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Clean
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What’s the surf like now at Waiwakaiho?

The current surf forecast for Waiwakaiho at 3PM is: 0.9m 14s primary swell from a West-southwest direction and 1.0m 9s secondary swell from a Northwest direction (forecast issued at 11:00am May 27). The wind direction is predicted to be cross-offshore and the swell rating is 3 stars.

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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(?)
High Tide
/ height (m)
Low Tide
/ height (m)
Summary
Rain (mm)
Temp. °C
Chill °C (?)
Sunrise
Sunset
Wednesday
27
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Friday
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Sat
30
9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM
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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
0.9
WSW
1
WSW
0.9
WSW
1
SW
1.1
SW
1.1
SW
1
SW
1
SW
1.1
SW
1
SW
0.9
WSW
0.9
WSW
0.9
WSW
0.9
WSW
0.9
SW
0.9
SW
0.8
WSW
0.8
WSW
0.8
WSW
0.8
WSW
0.8
WSW
0.7
SW
0.7
SW
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15
SE
5
ESE
5
SSW
10
SSE
15
SE
10
SE
10
SE
10
ESE
10
ESE
10
NE
10
NNE
5
ENE
10
E
10
ENE
15
ENE
20
ENE
20
NE
20
NE
20
NE
15
ENE
10
ENE
10
ENE
5
ESE
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off
offoffoffoffoffcross-
off
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cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
12:42PM
2.73
1:10AM
2.84
1:34PM
2.65
2:04AM
2.78
2:34PM
2.58
6:36AM
0.48
6:52PM
0.47
7:26AM
0.55
7:44PM
0.56
8:24AM
0.60
8:44PM
0.63

Note: the tide data above is for New Plymouth which is 4 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Waiwakaiho.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Waiwakaiho blow from the SE

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