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Surf forecast for Kawerua

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  1. Extremely useful for viewing the forecast at a glance. You can quickly tell when the surf is likely to be good.
  2. The summaries are useful to assist in understanding the weather patterns as well as planning your day and trips.
  3. The arrows show the direction of the wind. The direction of the wind is from the origin e.g. an easterly wind blows to the west. The dotted line is gust speed of the wind. For most surf spots you want the wind to be light (0 - 10 kts) or in the opposite direction of the swell direction to make good surf conditions
  4. The dotted line is set wave face which is the predicted height of wave face as it breaks. The red line is period. This is the time between each set wave. You can see new swells are coming if this line jumps up, indicating a new pulse, or swell deterioration if the line drops. The swell height is the most important factor for surfing Fun surfable waves are normally in the height range between 0.8 - 2.0 m depending on your surfing abilities. The sea height includes both swell and sea chop. The greater the difference between this and swell height indicates a rougher/choppier sea.
  5. Swell direction is represented by the origin of the swell. A westerly swell is moving to the east.
  6. SwellMap presents tides as LAT (Lowest Astronomical Tide), which is the height above the lowest tidal water level

Forecast updated at 09:51 Monday 25 June (Pacific/Auckland local time)

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Forecast updated at 09:51 Monday 25 June (Pacific/Auckland local time)

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Mon 25 JunRating Summary Swell Wave Set face Period Swell dir Wind Gusts
mmms°ktskts
3h31.82.52.718SWNW:1823
9h32.12.73.017SWW:1519
15h22.83.43.717SWSW:2025
21h23.64.14.516SWSW:1923
Low: 01:10 am (0.77 m); High: 07:10 am (2.82 m); Low: 01:30 pm (0.6 m); High: 07:50 pm (2.85 m);
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Tue 26 JunRating Summary Swell Wave Set face Period Swell dir Wind Gusts
mmms°ktskts
3h23.94.44.815SWSW:2025
9h24.04.64.815SWSW:2329
15h24.45.15.214SWSW:2533
21h24.24.85.013SWSW:2227
Low: 02:00 am (0.74 m); High: 08:00 am (2.84 m); Low: 02:20 pm (0.58 m); High: 08:30 pm (2.91 m);
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Wed 27 JunRating Summary Swell Wave Set face Period Swell dir Wind Gusts
mmms°ktskts
3h23.74.24.313SWSW:1821
9h23.13.63.713SWSW:1517
15h32.73.13.313SWS:1216
21h42.42.73.013SWS:1012
Low: 02:40 am (0.71 m); High: 08:50 am (2.83 m); Low: 03:00 pm (0.57 m); High: 09:10 pm (2.94 m);
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Thu 28 JunRating Summary Swell Wave Set face Period Swell dir Wind Gusts
mmms°ktskts
3h52.12.42.612SWSW:68
9h41.82.22.312SWSW:912
15h31.72.02.112SWSW:1214
21h31.62.02.011SWSW:1012
Low: 03:20 am (0.7 m); High: 09:30 am (2.82 m); Low: 03:40 pm (0.58 m); High: 09:50 pm (2.95 m);
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Fri 29 JunRating Summary Swell Wave Set face Period Swell dir Wind Gusts
mmms°ktskts
3h31.51.92.011SWSW:1214
9h31.51.91.911SWS:1114
15h41.51.91.911SWS:910
21h61.51.82.113SWE:56
Low: 04:00 am (0.71 m); High: 10:00 am (2.8 m); Low: 04:10 pm (0.6 m); High: 10:30 pm (2.94 m);
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Sat 30 JunRating Summary Swell Wave Set face Period Swell dir Wind Gusts
mmms°ktskts
3h81.61.92.213SWNE:68
9h91.71.92.313SWNE:68
15h91.71.92.313SWNW:68
21h91.61.72.113SWN:66
Low: 04:40 am (0.73 m); High: 10:40 am (2.76 m); Low: 04:50 pm (0.65 m); High: 11:00 pm (2.92 m);
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Sun 1 JulRating Summary Swell Wave Set face Period Swell dir Wind Gusts
mmms°ktskts
3h81.41.61.912SWNW:1012
9h61.21.71.712SWNW:1721
15h41.32.02.08WSW:1316

Forecast updated at 09:51 Monday 25 June (Pacific/Auckland local time)

Current sea temperature

Kawerua sea temperature: 17°C

Recommended layers: 3/2 Wetsuit

Sunrise and sunset for today

SunriseSunset
07:3917:18