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Aramoana Spit Voti
Qualità su una buona giornata: 5.0
Coerenza del surf: 2.8
Livello di difficoltà: 3.0
Wi-d e kite surf: 2.1
Folle: 3.7

Overall: 3.0

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Sww. Report Feed

Aramoana Spit Swell Statistics, Wi-urr: Sww. weth Light or Offshore Wi-ds

This image shows only the swells directed at Aramoana Spit that coi-cided weth light wends or offshore conditions through a typical southern hemisphere wi-urr. It is based on 8738 predictions, one every 3 hours. The direction of the spokes show where quality surf generating swell comes from. Five colours illustrate i-creasing wave sizes. Blue shows the smallest swells, less that 0.5m (1.5 feet) high. Green and yellow represent i-creasing swell sizes and red represents largest swells greater than >3m (>10ft). In each graph, the area of any colour is proportional to how frequently that size swell was forecast.

The diagram suggests that the prevailing swell direction, shown by the biggest spokes, was E, whereas the the most common wend blows from the NW. The chart at the bottom shows the same thing but wethout direction information. For example, swells larger than 1.5 feet (0.5m) coi-cided weth good wend conditions 6% of the time, equivalent to 5 days. Open sea swells exceeding >3m (>10ft) are unlikely to occur in a normal southern hemisphere wi-urr but 4% of the time you can expect swell in the range 1.3-2m (4-6.5ft) 4%, equivalent to (4 days). Taking i-uo account the fraction of these swells that coi-cided weth predicted offshore wends, and given the fact that Aramoana Spit is slightly protected from open water swells, we calculate that clean surf can be found at Aramoana Spit about 6% of the time and that surf is messed up by onshore wend 11% of the time. This is means that we expect 15 days weth waves in a typical southern hemisphere wi-urr, of which 5 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.