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Whangara Surf Forecast / Gisborne and Mahia / New Zealand

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 5 pm Monday 23 May 2022 NZST
Forecast update in  hr  min  s Update imminent
Whangara surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Whangara sea temperature is 16.1 °C (Statistics for 23 May 1981-2005 - mean: 16.5 max: 18.0 min: 14.5 °C)
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Whangara surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Whangara sea temperature is 16.1 °C (Statistics for 23 May 1981-2005 - mean: 16.5 max: 18.0 min: 14.5 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for Gisborne and Mahia

  1. weather stationWind Update The wind is still cross-on at Whangara (fresh winds from the SSW at SHIP6426 8 km from Whangara).

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3 h 16 min ago

Strong
37 km/h
SSW
Cross-On
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How big are the waves at Whangara today?

The current surf forecast for Whangara at 7PM is: 2.5m 14s primary swell from a South direction and 0.2m 10s secondary swell from a North-northeast direction (forecast issued at 05:00pm May 23). The wind direction is predicted to be glassy and the swell rating is 5.

Time (NZST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (23 May)--
Afternoon (23 May)--
Evening (23 May)8ft (2.4m)13s

Table - waves today at Whangara. (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
Monday
23
Tuesday
24
Wednesday
25
Thursday
26
Friday
27
Saturday
28
Sunday
29
Monday
30
Tue
31
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3
S
0.2
NNE
2.4
S
2.4
S
2.4
S
2.3
S
2.1
S
2
S
2
S
0.4
SSE
0.5
SE
0.8
SSE
0.5
SSE
0.3
NE
0.3
NE
0.3
NE
0.3
NE
0.3
NE
0.3
NE
0.7
S
2.5
S
4
S
4.5
S
4.5
S
4
S
3.5
S
3.5
S
3
S
3
S
2.5
S
2.5
S
2.4
S
2.3
S
2.2
S
2.2
S
2.4
S
2.5
S
2.5
S
2.4
S
2.2
S
0.2
ESE
0.2
ESE
1.8
S
1.7
S
1.6
S
1.2
SSE
1.2
SSE
1.2
SSE
1.1
S
0.8
SSE
2
NE
2.3
NE
2.3
NE
3
NNE
3
NNE
3
NNE
3.5
NNE
3
NNE
3.5
NE
4.5
NE
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20
SSW
10
S
5
NW
5
NNW
10
NNW
10
NNW
10
N
10
NNE
10
NNE
15
WNW
15
WNW
10
WSW
10
W
10
W
10
WNW
10
SW
5
SE
10
WSW
15
SSW
15
S
20
S
25
S
20
SSW
20
SSW
20
SSW
20
SSW
15
SSW
15
SW
15
W
10
WSW
10
W
10
SW
15
S
10
SSW
10
WSW
10
W
10
WNW
10
WNW
5
NW
10
NE
15
NE
15
NNE
10
N
10
NNW
10
NNW
10
N
10
N
20
NNE
25
NNE
25
NNE
25
NNE
25
NNE
25
NNE
30
NNE
30
NNE
35
NNE
35
NNE
35
NNE
30
NNE
20
NNE
cross-
on
cross-
on
offoffoffoffcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crossglasscross-
off
crosscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscross-
on
crosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offoffcrosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
12:28AM
1.58
12:59PM
1.44
1:24AM
1.53
1:57PM
1.41
2:19AM
1.48
2:53PM
1.39
3:13AM
1.44
3:46PM
1.39
4:04AM
1.41
4:36PM
1.40
4:53AM
1.39
5:23PM
1.41
5:39AM
1.37
6:08PM
1.42
6:09PM
0.11
6:48AM
0.12
7:07PM
0.17
7:45AM
0.15
8:04PM
0.22
8:40AM
0.18
9:00PM
0.25
9:32AM
0.20
9:54PM
0.27
10:20AM
0.21
10:45PM
0.28
11:07AM
0.21
11:33PM
0.28
11:51AM
0.21

Note: the tide data above is for Pouawa Beach which is 8 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Whangara.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Whangara blow from the NW

Monday
23
Tuesday
24
Wednesday
25
Thursday
26
Friday
27
Saturday
28
Sunday
29
Monday
30
Tue
31
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