Wed, May 23, 2018

Maui Surf Report


Current conditions overview

    High pressure passing by to the north of the state will keep a breezy trade wind flow in place across the coastal waters through Saturday. The trades are expected to trend down Sunday through early next week as an approaching front shifts the high northeastward and further away from the island chain.

Maui leeward waters forecast

Leeward waters are on the western shores of the Hawaiian Islands. If you are on the beaches of South Kihei, they are right out front.

  • Headlines: SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY MORNING
  • TODAY: Northeast winds 25 knots. Wind waves 5 feet. Isolated showers in the morning.
  • TONIGHT: Northeast winds to 25 knots. Wind waves 5 feet. Isolated showers.
  • THURSDAY: Northeast winds to 25 knots. Wind waves 6 feet. Isolated showers.
  • THURSDAY NIGHT: Northeast winds to 25 knots. Wind waves 6 feet. Isolated showers.
  • FRIDAY: East winds 15 knots. Wind waves 6 feet. Isolated showers.
  • FRIDAY NIGHT: East winds 15 knots. Wind waves 5 feet. Isolated showers.
  • SATURDAY: Northeast winds 15 knots. Wind waves 5 feet. Isolated showers.
  • SUNDAY: Northeast winds 15 knots. Wind waves 5 feet. Isolated showers.

Maui windward waters forecast

Windward waters are on the eastern and northeastern shores of the Hawaiian Islands. Surf spots in Hana and Haiku/Paia would fall into this category.

  • Headlines: SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY MORNING
  • TODAY: East winds 25 knots. Wind waves 7 feet. Northwest swell 3 feet. Scattered showers in the morning, then isolated showers in the afternoon.
  • TONIGHT: East winds to 25 knots. Wind waves 7 feet. Northwest swell 3 feet. Scattered showers.
  • THURSDAY: East winds to 25 knots. Wind waves 7 feet. Northwest swell 3 feet. Scattered showers.
  • THURSDAY NIGHT: East winds 25 knots. Wind waves 7 feet. Northwest swell 3 feet in the evening. Isolated showers in the evening, then scattered showers after midnight.
  • FRIDAY: East winds 20 knots. Wind waves 7 feet. Scattered showers.
  • FRIDAY NIGHT: East winds 20 knots. Wind waves 6 feet. Scattered showers.
  • SATURDAY: East winds 20 knots. Wind waves 6 feet. Northwest swell 3 feet. Scattered showers.
  • SUNDAY: East winds 20 knots. Wind waves 5 to 6 feet. Northwest swell 3 feet. Scattered showers.

Maui surf report for major surf spots for May 23

  • HONOLUA BAY : Surf: 2-3 ft. :
  • HONOKOHAU BAY : Surf: 5-6 ft. :
  • KAHULUI HARBOR : Surf: 3-4 ft. :
  • KANAHA : Surf: 2-3 ft. :
  • HO'OKIPA : Surf: 4-5 ft. :
  • PEAHI (JAWS) : Surf: 5-6 ft. :
  • TAVARES BAY, MAUI : Surf: 2-3 ft. :
  • HONOMANU BAY : Surf: 3-4 ft. :
  • HANA BAY : Surf: 4-5 ft. :
  • THE COVE : Surf: Flat. :
  • BIG BEACH - LITTLE BEACH : Surf: 1-2 ft. :
  • DUMPS : Surf: 1-2 ft. :
  • LA PEROUSE BAY : Surf: 1-2 ft. :

Wave, wind and period chart