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Asu ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.5
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 2.5

Overall: 2.7

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Asu Spot ID

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Type: point

Reliability: very consistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind SE

Sea Temperature Today is: 30.4 °C

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Thursday, 17 August 2017, 22:42 Local time
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Wave (m) 1.9
SSW
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S
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1.9
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Period (s) 14 14 14 15
Wind (km/h) 25
NNW 25
NNW 25
N 25
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Asu in Nias, Hinako Islands is an exposed point break that has very reliable surf. May-Oct (Dry Season) is the best time of year for waves. Offshore winds blow from the southeast. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the best swell direction is from the southwest.There is a left breaking point here. Good surf at all stages of the tide. Rarely crowded here. Submerged rocks are a hazard.

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Live Weather:

At Gunung Sitoli-Binaka Airport, 77 km from Asu.

light winds from the WNW

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24.1 °C

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Overall Asu Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in August

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  • The nearest passenger airport to Asu is Binaka (Gunung Sitoli) Airport (GNS) in Indonesia, which is 57 km (35 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Asu is Polonia (Medan) Airport (MES), also in Indonesia, 334 km (207 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Asu, Nias. Use the tab navigation above to view Asu sea temperature, Asu photographs, Asu detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Asu webcams, current wind from Nias live weather stations and Asu tide predictions. The Indonesia swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Indonesia and the surrounding seas. These swell maps can be animated to show the different swell components, wave energy, wave period, wave heights, together with wind and weather forecasts, current weather and sea state observations from Indonesia wave-buoys, passing ships and coastal weather stations. Each of the forecast pages for this surf break feature a global and regional wavefinder tool to locate the best surf conditions in the area around Asu.