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Conditions Summary
 Greymouth
Star Star Star Star
4ft 15secs 248° 9mph E - Offshore - 81°
 Westport
Star Star Star Star Star
7ft 15secs 246° 4mph NNE - Onshore - 32°
 Raglan
Star Grey Star Grey Star Grey Star Grey Star
4.5ft 16secs 248° 9mph N - Onshore - 9°
 Lyall Bay
Star Grey Star
1ft 17secs 213° 31mph NNW - Offshore - 331°
 Castlepoint
Grey Star
2.5ft 10secs 154° 15mph NW - Offshore - 323°
 Napier
Grey Star
2ft 10secs 151° 14mph NW - Offshore - 316°
 Mount Maunganui
 
1ft 10secs 123° 8mph NNW - Cross/onshore - 334°
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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Local News
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PLEASE help the New York Beach Relief from Hurricane Sandy
News Image Brutal conditions don't stop paddlers from raising over $325K for children with Autism & the Environ
THE 6th annual SEAPaddleNYC on August 17, 2012 in Manhattan was a huge success despite 20+ Mph headwinds, oppressive heat, and grueling currents.
News Image Brutal conditions don't stop paddlers from raising over $325K for children with Autism & the Environ
THE 6th annual SEAPaddleNYC on August 17, 2012 in Manhattan was a huge success despite 20+ Mph headwinds, oppressive heat, and grueling currents.
News Image Leslie Shootout III
IT'S official Leslie was the funnest swell for the nooks and crannies since the last one.
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