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Russell - Ocean Beach Voti
Qualità su una buona giornata: 2.5
Coerenza del surf: 2.0
Livello di difficoltà: 3.0
Wind e kite surf: 5.0
Folle: 4.5

Overall: 3.9

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Russell - Ocean Beach Swell Statistics, Ottobre: Surf with Light or Offshore Winds

This image shows only the swells directed at Russell - Ocean Beach that coincided with light winds or offshore conditions through a typical October and is based upon 2479 predictions, one every 3 hours. The direction of the spokes show where quality surf generating swell comes from. Five colours represent increasing wave sizes. Very small swells of less than 0.5m (1.5 feet) high are shown in blue. Green and yellow show increasing swell sizes and red represents highest swells greater than >3m (>10ft). In either graph, the area of any colour is proportional to how frequently that size swell happens.

The diagram suggests that the dominant swell direction, shown by the biggest spokes, was NNE, whereas the the dominant wind blows from the W. 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 0.7% of the time, equivalent to 0 days. Open sea swells exceeding >3m (>10ft) are unlikely to arise in a normal October. Taking into account the proportion of these swells that coincided with predicted offshore winds, and given the fact that Russell - Ocean Beach is quite sheltered from open water swells, we think that that clean surf can be found at Russell - Ocean Beach about 0.7% of the time and that surf is blown out by onshore wind 4% of the time. This is means that we expect 2 days with waves in a typical October, of which 0 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.