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White Rock ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.6
Consistency of Surf: 2.8
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 4.2

Overall: 2.9

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White Rock Surf Forecast / Wairarapa / New Zealand

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 5 am Tuesday 11 May 2021 NZST
Forecast update in  hr  min  s Update imminent
White Rock surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's White Rock sea temperature is 14.6 °C (Statistics for 11 May 1981-2005 - mean: 14.3 max: 15.3 min: 12.8 °C)
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White Rock surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's White Rock sea temperature is 14.6 °C (Statistics for 11 May 1981-2005 - mean: 14.3 max: 15.3 min: 12.8 °C)

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  1. weather stationWind Update The wind is still cross-off at White Rock (strong winds from the NNE at Ngawi AWS 13 km from White Rock).

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Actual: 40 min ago

Strong
44 km/h
NNE
Cross-Off
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How big are the waves at White Rock today?

The current surf forecast for White Rock at 1PM is: 0.4m 12s primary swell from a South-southwest direction (forecast issued at 05:00am May 11). An open ocean swell of 0.3m 5s is not directed at the surf break, a second open ocean swell of 1.8m 6s is not directed at the surf break. The wind direction is predicted to be offshore.

Time (NZST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (11 May)1.5ft (0.4m)12s
Afternoon (11 May)1.5ft (0.4m)11s
Evening (11 May)1.5ft (0.4m)15s

Table - waves today at White Rock. (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
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0.4
SW
0.4
SW
0.4
SSW
0.4
SSW
0.4
SSW
0.4
SSW
0.4
SSW
0.4
SSW
0.4
SSW
1.6
SSW
2.2
SSW
2.4
SSW
2.4
S
2.3
S
2.2
SSE
1.8
SE
1.9
SE
1.9
SE
1.2
SSW
1.3
S
1.3
S
1.2
S
1.9
E
2
E
2.1
E
1.9
E
2
E
2.2
E
2.2
E
0.7
SSW
0.8
SSW
2
E
2
E
0.6
SSW
0.4
SSW
0.4
SSW
1.4
E
1.4
E
1.1
E
1
E
0.9
E
0.8
E
0.9
E
0.7
E
0.6
E
0.5
E
0.6
SSW
0.7
SSW
0.6
SSW
0.7
SW
0.7
SW
0.7
SSW
0.6
SSW
0.7
E
0.6
SSW
0.7
SW
0.7
SSW
0.7
SSW
0.7
E
0.7
SW
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30
NW
30
NNW
30
NNW
40
NNW
35
NNW
30
NNW
25
NW
30
NW
30
SSW
30
SSW
30
S
30
SSE
30
SSE
25
SE
30
ESE
25
SE
25
ESE
25
ESE
25
E
25
E
25
E
25
E
25
E
25
ENE
20
ENE
15
E
15
E
15
ENE
15
E
5
N
10
N
15
NNE
25
NNE
20
N
40
NW
45
NW
45
WNW
35
WNW
25
NW
20
NW
20
NNW
35
NW
35
NW
35
NNW
35
NNW
40
NNW
40
NNW
25
W
20
SW
10
WSW
20
NW
35
NW
40
NW
50
NW
45
NW
45
NW
50
NNW
45
NW
30
NW
30
NW
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off
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
ononcross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscross-
on
cross-
on
crosscrosscrosscross-
on
cross-
on
crosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offoffcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offoffoffoffoffoffoffoffcross-
off
cross-
on
crossoffcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offoffoffoffoffoff
4:35AM
1.30
4:59PM
1.35
5:21AM
1.29
5:43PM
1.37
6:07AM
1.28
6:28PM
1.38
6:53AM
1.27
7:13PM
1.38
7:38AM
1.25
7:57PM
1.38
8:23AM
1.24
8:41PM
1.37
9:06AM
1.23
9:24PM
1.36
9:49AM
1.22
10:45AM
0.25
11:13PM
0.26
11:28AM
0.26
12:00AM
0.25
12:12PM
0.26
12:46AM
0.24
12:56PM
0.27
1:32AM
0.25
1:40PM
0.28
2:17AM
0.25
2:24PM
0.29
3:01AM
0.26
3:07PM
0.30
3:45AM
0.27

Note: the tide data above is calculated at the surf break location.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at White Rock blow from the NNW

Tuesday
11
Wednesday
12
Thursday
13
Friday
14
Saturday
15
Sunday
16
Monday
17
Tuesday
18
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