Marine Forecast

Fishing, Marine, Boating conditions & tides at some of the most popular fishing locations around Great Barrier Island.

Great Barrier Island has always been a magnet for boaties and sailors alike.

The waters around Great Barrier Island can produce some of the best fishing and diving to be found anywhere in New Zealand and are a popular destination for many charter vessels and recreational fishing enthusiasts.

Whether it’s a few snapper in the bay, hapuka in the deep or true game fishing Great Barrier Island is the place to go.

These forecasts are updated on the hour, every hour.

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Cape Barrier Poor conditions

Forecast for 15h today, updated 2:13pm on Friday 20th May 2022
Sea1.5m
SwellW 0.2m @ 5s
ChopW 1.5 m
WindW 31kts
Sea temp19°C
Tides: Low: 04:00 am (0.3 m); High: 10:00 am (2.2 m); Low: 04:10 pm (0.19 m); High: 10:30 pm (2.33 m);
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Channel Island Poor conditions

Forecast for 15h today, updated 2:13pm on Friday 20th May 2022
Sea2.0m
SwellNW 0.2m @ 5s
ChopW 2.0 m
WindW 30kts
Sea temp19°C
Tides: Low: 04:00 am (0.32 m); High: 10:00 am (2.38 m); Low: 04:20 pm (0.22 m); High: 10:30 pm (2.53 m);
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Cuvier Island Poor conditions

Forecast for 15h today, updated 2:13pm on Friday 20th May 2022
Sea2.2m
SwellNW 0.4m @ 6s
ChopW 2.2 m
WindW 32kts
Sea temp19°C
Tides: Low: 03:50 am (0.27 m); High: 09:50 am (2.08 m); Low: 04:10 pm (0.18 m); High: 10:30 pm (2.21 m);
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Grouper Rock Poor conditions

Forecast for 15h today, updated 2:13pm on Friday 20th May 2022
Sea1.9m
SwellNW 0.4m @ 6s
ChopW 1.9 m
WindW 32kts
Sea temp19°C
Tides: Low: 04:10 am (0.33 m); High: 10:10 am (2.26 m); Low: 04:20 pm (0.21 m); High: 10:40 pm (2.41 m);
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Horn Rock Poor conditions

Forecast for 15h today, updated 2:13pm on Friday 20th May 2022
Sea1.8m
SwellW 0.2m @ 5s
ChopW 1.8 m
WindW 32kts
Sea temp19°C
Tides: Low: 04:00 am (0.32 m); High: 10:00 am (2.35 m); Low: 04:20 pm (0.22 m); High: 10:30 pm (2.49 m);
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Miners Reef Poor conditions

Forecast for 15h today, updated 2:13pm on Friday 20th May 2022
Sea2.1m
SwellNW 0.4m @ 6s
ChopW 2.1 m
WindW 30kts
Sea temp19°C
Tides: Low: 04:00 am (9.9 m); High: 10:00 am (11.81 m); Low: 04:20 pm (9.79 m); High: 10:30 pm (11.95 m);
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Simpsons Rock Poor conditions

Forecast for 15h today, updated 2:13pm on Friday 20th May 2022
Sea1.9m
SwellNW 0.3m @ 5s
ChopW 1.8 m
WindW 32kts
Sea temp19°C
Tides: Low: 04:10 am (9.91 m); High: 10:00 am (11.84 m); Low: 04:20 pm (9.79 m); High: 10:40 pm (11.98 m);
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The Needles Poor conditions

Forecast for 15h today, updated 2:13pm on Friday 20th May 2022
Sea2.0m
SwellNW 0.4m @ 6s
ChopW 1.9 m
WindW 29kts
Sea temp19°C
Tides: Low: 04:00 am (9.9 m); High: 10:00 am (11.76 m); Low: 04:20 pm (9.78 m); High: 10:40 pm (11.9 m);
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Whakatatuna Point Poor conditions

Forecast for 15h today, updated 2:13pm on Friday 20th May 2022
Sea1.1m
SwellS 0.3m @ 7s
ChopW 1.0 m
WindW 31kts
Sea temp19°C
Tides: Low: 04:00 am (0.29 m); High: 10:00 am (2.13 m); Low: 04:20 pm (0.19 m); High: 10:30 pm (2.28 m);
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