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Erakor Point ratings
Quality on a good day: 5.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 4.0

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Erakor Point  photo

Erakor Point

Photo credit: Roberta Mayanah

Type: reef

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell S | Wind NNW

Sea Temperature Today is: 26.1 °C

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Saturday, 21 October 2017, 08:37 Local time
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Wave (m) 1.3
ESE
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Period (s) 7 7 7 7
Wind (km/h) 25
E 30
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ESE 30
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Wind State cross-
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Erakor Point in Efate is an exposed reef break that has fairly consistent surf. Winter is the optimum time of year for surfing here. The best wind direction is from the north northwest. Groundswells and windswells are equally likely and the ideal swell angle is from the south. Right and better left hand reef breaks.. Best around high tide when the tide is rising. Rarely crowded here. Hazards include coral.

Vanuatu wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Port Vila, Vanuatu, 6 km from Erakor Point.

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Erakor Point Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Unnamed Road Bouloupari wx, 511 km from Erakor Point.

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Current weather near Erakor Point

Overall Erakor Point Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in October

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Erakor Point Location Map

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Tide stations nearest to Erakor Point:

  • Closest tide station
    4 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    18 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    177 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    177 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    226 mi
snow forecast website

Ski Resorts closest to Erakor Point:

  • Closest ski area
    Manganui (New Zealand)
    1526 mi
  • Second closest ski area
    Whakapapa (New Zealand)
    1544 mi
  • Third closest ski area
    Tukino (New Zealand)
    1548 mi
  • Fourth closest ski area
    Turoa (New Zealand)
    1549 mi
  • Fifth closest ski area
    Rainbow (New Zealand)
    1686 mi
city weather forecast website

Town and city forecasts close to Erakor Point:

  • Closest city location
    5 mi
  • Second closest city location
    Noumea (New Caledonia)
    333 mi
  • Third closest city location
    Nandi (Fiji)
    599 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    Lautoka (Fiji)
    604 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    Suva (Fiji)
    665 mi

Airports

  • The nearest passenger airport to Erakor Point is Port Vila Bauerfield (Port-vila) Airport (VLI) in Vanuatu, which is 11 km (7 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Erakor Point is Ouanaham (Lifou) Airport (LIF) in New Caledonia, 349 km (217 miles) away.
Erakor Point break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Erakor Point, Efate. Use the tab navigation above to view Erakor Point sea temperature, Erakor Point photographs, Erakor Point detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Erakor Point webcams, current wind from Efate live weather stations and Erakor Point tide predictions. The Vanuatu swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Vanuatu 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 Vanuatu 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 Erakor Point.