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New Zealand Surf Reports and Surf Forecasts

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Conditions Summary
 Greymouth
Star Grey Star
5.5ft 10secs 308° 7mph W - Onshore - 274°
 Westport
Star Star
7.5ft 10secs 281° 7mph W - Cross shore - 274°
 Raglan
Star Grey Star Grey Star
6ft 12secs 237° 12mph WSW - Onshore - 256°
 Lyall Bay
Star Star
6ft 9secs 190° 4mph N - Offshore - 7°
 Castlepoint
Grey Star
5ft 9secs 185° 10mph E - Onshore - 83°
 Napier
Grey Star
2.5ft 10secs 162° 11mph E - Onshore - 99°
 Mount Maunganui
 
2ft 6secs 323° 7mph WNW - Offshore - 288°
Add a New Surf SpotRegional Overview
Composed of North and South islands. Ludicrously long uncrowded points, reefs and beach breaks deliver waves year-round from the Roaring 40s as swells pump up from the Antarctic. This variegated, island coastline invariably offers options whatever the wind and swell are doing, with the West coast rarely flat, but can be too big or too windy and the easy coast less consistent but predominantly offshore and lit up by cyclone season swells. Winter being the most consistent period with swell arriving with wind from the south and east. In summer the occasional north-east swell will swing down the pacific. The North Island is warmer but less consistent than the south. Temperatures vary from sub tropical in to chilly accordingly 10-20°C or 50-68°F. The indigenous Maori first surfed here prior to being banned by overzealous missionaries, Duke Kahanamoku then reinvigorated the scene in 1915.
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