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Wharariki Beach avaliaçãos
Qualidade em um dia bom: 3.0
Consistência do surf: 3.7
Nível de dificuldade: 3.0
Windsurf e kite surf: 1.0
Multidões: 5.0

Overall: 3.0

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Wharariki Beach Swell Statistics, All Year: Surf with Light or Offshore Winds

The rose diagram shows only the swells directed at Wharariki Beach that coincided with light winds or offshore conditions through a typical year and is based upon 28044 predictions, one every 3 hours. The direction of the spokes show where quality surf generating swell comes from. Five colours illustrate increasing wave sizes. Blue shows the smallest swells, less that 0.5m (1.5 feet) high. Green and yellow illustrate increasing swell sizes and largest swells greater than >3m (>10ft) are shown in red. In both graphs, the area of any colour is proportional to how commonly that size swell occurs.

The diagram implies that the prevailing swell direction, shown by the biggest spokes, was W (which was the same as the most common wind direction). The chart at the bottom shows the same thing but without direction information. For example, swells larger than 1.5 feet (0.5m) coincided with good wind conditions 31% of the time, equivalent to 113 days. Expect open water swells to exceed >3m (>10ft) 2% of the time (7 days). Taking into account the fraction of these swells that coincided with predicted offshore winds, and given the fact that Wharariki Beach is exposed to open water swells, we estimate that clean surf can be found at Wharariki Beach about 31% of the time and that surf is blown out by onshore wind 64% of the time. This is means that we expect 347 days with waves in a typical year, of which 113 days should be surfable.

IMPORTANT: Beta version feature! Swell heights are open water values from NWW3. There is no attempt to model near-shore effects. Coastal wave heights will generally be less, especially if the break does not have unobstructed exposure to the open ocean.