Mon, October 15, 2018

Maui Surf Report


Current conditions overview

    A ridge of high pressure north of the islands will be strengthened by a fast-moving high through midweek. The ridge will weaken on Thursday and Friday as a front passes north of the islands.

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.

  • TONIGHT: Northeast winds 20 knots. Wind waves 5 feet. Mixed swell north 4 feet and south 3 to 4 feet. Isolated showers.
  • TUESDAY: Northeast winds 20 knots. Wind waves 5 feet. Mixed swell north 4 feet and south 3 feet. Isolated showers in the morning.
  • TUESDAY NIGHT: Northeast winds 15 knots. Wind waves 4 feet. Northwest swell 6 feet and south 3 feet. Isolated showers.
  • WEDNESDAY: Northeast winds 15 knots. Wind waves 4 feet. Northwest swell 6 feet. Isolated showers in the morning.
  • WEDNESDAY NIGHT: Northeast winds 10 knots. Wind waves 3 feet. Northwest swell 5 feet. Isolated showers after midnight.
  • THURSDAY: Northeast winds 10 knots. Wind waves 3 feet. Northwest swell 4 feet. Isolated showers in the morning.
  • THURSDAY NIGHT: East winds 10 knots. Wind waves 3 feet. Northwest swell 4 feet. Swell south 3 feet. Isolated showers.
  • FRIDAY: Northeast winds 10 knots. Wind waves 3 feet. Mixed swell north 3 to 4 feet and south 3 to 4 feet. Isolated showers.
  • SATURDAY: Northeast winds 15 knots. Wind waves 3 feet. Mixed swell north 4 feet and south 4 to 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.

  • TONIGHT: Northeast winds 15 knots. Wind waves 5 feet. Mixed swell northwest 4 feet and southwest 3 feet. Scattered showers through the night.
  • TUESDAY: Northeast winds 20 knots. Wind waves 5 feet. North swell 6 feet and southwest 3 feet. Scattered showers through the day.
  • TUESDAY NIGHT: East winds 15 knots. Wind waves 4 feet. North swell 8 feet and southwest 3 feet. Isolated showers.
  • WEDNESDAY: East winds 15 knots. Wind waves 3 feet. North swell 9 feet. Isolated showers.
  • WEDNESDAY NIGHT: East winds 10 knots. Wind waves 3 feet. Northwest swell 7 feet. Isolated showers in the evening, then scattered showers after midnight.
  • THURSDAY: East winds 10 knots. Wind waves 3 feet. Northwest swell 6 feet. Scattered showers in the morning, then isolated showers in the afternoon.
  • THURSDAY NIGHT: East winds 10 knots. Wind waves 3 feet. Northwest swell 5 feet. Scattered showers.
  • FRIDAY: East winds 10 knots. Wind waves 3 feet. Mixed swell north 4 to 5 feet and southwest 3 to 4 feet. Scattered showers.
  • SATURDAY: East winds 15 knots. Wind waves 3 feet. Mixed swell north 5 feet and southwest 4 feet. Scattered showers.

Maui surf report for major surf spots for October 15

Wave, wind and period chart