Avalanche Spot ID
Best: Swell NW | Wind ESE
Sea Temperature Today is: 25.8 °C
Avalanche in Oahu is an exposed reef break that has dependable surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. Offshore winds are from the east southeast. Groundswells are more common than windswells and the ideal swell direction is from the northwest. There is a left breaking reef. Rarely crowded here. Watch out for rips, sharks and rocks.
Overall Avalanche Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in April
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- The closest passenger airport to Avalanche is Dillingham Airport (HDH) in Usa Oahu Isl., 10 km (6 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Avalanche is Honolulu International Airport (HNL), also in Usa Oahu Isl., 37 km (23 miles) away.
- Third is Kaneohe Bay Mcaf Airport (NGF) in Usa Oahu Isl., 39 km (24 miles) away.
- Molokai Airport (MKK) in Usa Molokai Isl. is 116 km (72 miles) away.
- Lihue Airport (LIH) in Usa Kauai Isl. is the fifth nearest airport to Avalanche and is 133 km (83 miles) away.
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