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Surf forecast for Manu Bay

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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 03:51 Friday 22 June (Pacific/Auckland local time)

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Forecast updated at 03:51 Friday 22 June (Pacific/Auckland local time)

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Fri 22 JunRating Summary Swell Wave Set face Period Swell dir Wind Gusts
mmms°ktskts
3h100.80.81.315SWSE:912
9h100.80.81.415SWSE:46
15h80.80.91.415SWSW:912
21h80.80.81.314SWS:78
High: 05:00 am (2.74 m); Low: 11:20 am (0.72 m); High: 05:40 pm (2.6 m); Low: 11:40 pm (0.82 m);
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Sat 23 JunRating Summary Swell Wave Set face Period Swell dir Wind Gusts
mmms°ktskts
3h90.80.81.214SWE:46
9h90.70.71.113SWNE:46
15h80.70.71.113SWW:68
21h70.60.71.013SWW:78
High: 06:00 am (2.72 m); Low: 12:20 pm (0.69 m); High: 06:40 pm (2.65 m);
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Sun 24 JunRating Summary Swell Wave Set face Period Swell dir Wind Gusts
mmms°ktskts
3h70.60.70.913SWW:56
9h60.60.81.120SWNW:810
15h40.61.21.219WNW:1519
21h30.91.81.87WNW:1721
Low: 12:40 am (0.8 m); High: 07:00 am (2.73 m); Low: 01:20 pm (0.65 m); High: 07:40 pm (2.71 m);
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Mon 25 JunRating Summary Swell Wave Set face Period Swell dir Wind Gusts
mmms°ktskts
3h21.21.71.78WW:1214
9h21.31.72.017WW:1417
15h21.51.92.317WW:1823
21h32.02.32.816WSW:2025
Low: 01:40 am (0.76 m); High: 08:00 am (2.74 m); Low: 02:10 pm (0.61 m); High: 08:30 pm (2.78 m);
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Tue 26 JunRating Summary Swell Wave Set face Period Swell dir Wind Gusts
mmms°ktskts
3h31.92.12.715WSW:1721
9h22.02.52.815WW:2329
15h22.02.32.512WSW:2531
21h52.12.32.713WS:1519
Low: 02:30 am (0.73 m); High: 08:40 am (2.76 m); Low: 02:50 pm (0.59 m); High: 09:10 pm (2.84 m);
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Wed 27 JunRating Summary Swell Wave Set face Period Swell dir Wind Gusts
mmms°ktskts
3h61.71.82.313WS:1012
9h81.51.72.113SWS:44
15h71.31.41.813SWW:810
21h71.11.31.613SWSW:78
Low: 03:20 am (0.71 m); High: 09:30 am (2.76 m); Low: 03:30 pm (0.58 m); High: 09:50 pm (2.87 m);
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Thu 28 JunRating Summary Swell Wave Set face Period Swell dir Wind Gusts
mmms°ktskts
3h61.01.11.412SWSW:1012
9h40.81.21.312SWSW:1619
15h30.81.31.312SWW:1923

Forecast updated at 03:51 Friday 22 June (Pacific/Auckland local time)

Current sea temperature

Manu Bay sea temperature: 16°C

Recommended layers: 3/2 Wetsuit

Sunrise and sunset for today

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