uk es it fr pt nl

Bethell's Beach / Te Henga Wind Stats

Wind Stats

(% offshore)
Bethells beach.wind.statistics.juneSw.animatedSw.label.animated

All Swells

(any wind direction)

The figure illustrates how often and how strongly the wind blows from different directions through a typical June. The longest spokes point in the directions the wind most commonly blows from and the shade of blue implies the strength, with the darkest shade of blue strongest. It is based on 3506 NWW3 forecasts of wind since since 2006, at 3hr intervals, for the closest NWW3 model node to Bethell's Beach / Te Henga, located 13 km away (8 miles). There are insufficient recording stations world wide to use actual wind data. No doubt some coastal places have very localized wind effects that would not be predicted by NWW3. According to the model, the most common wind at Bethell's Beach / Te Henga blows from the WSW. If the rose plot shows a nearly round shape, it means there is no strong bias in wind direction at Bethell's Beach / Te Henga. By contrast, dominant spokes illustrate favoured directions, and the more the darkest shade of blue, the stronger the wind. Spokes point in the direction the wind blows from. Over an average June, the model suggests that winds are light enough for the sea to be glassy (pale blue) about 9% of the time (3 days each June) and blows offshore 31% of the time (7 days in an average June). During a typical June winds stronger than >40kph (25mph) are expected on 3 days at Bethell's Beach / Te Henga

  • Bethells beach.wind.statistics.januarySw.animated
  • Bethells beach.wind.statistics.februarySw.animated
  • Bethells beach.wind.statistics.marchSw.animated
  • Bethells beach.wind.statistics.aprilSw.animated
  • Bethells beach.wind.statistics.maySw.animated
  • Bethells beach.wind.statistics.juneSw.animated
  • Bethells beach.wind.statistics.julySw.animated
  • Bethells beach.wind.statistics.augustSw.animated
  • Bethells beach.wind.statistics.septemberSw.animated
  • Bethells beach.wind.statistics.octoberSw.animated
  • Bethells beach.wind.statistics.novemberSw.animated
  • Bethells beach.wind.statistics.decemberSw.animated

Also see Bethell's Beach / Te Henga surf stats

Compare Bethell's Beach / Te Henga with another surf break