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Hilisataro ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.3

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Hilisataro Spot ID

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Type: reef

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind NW

Sea Temperature Today is: 29.0 °C

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Monday, 16 September 2019, 23:03 Local time
MonTuesday 17
Wave (m) 2.0
Period (s) 15 15 15 15
Wind (km/h) 10
S 5
Wind State cross-
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Hilisataro in Nias, Hinako Islands is a fairly exposed reef break that has fairly consistent surf. May-Oct (Dry Season) is the optimum time of year for waves. The best wind direction is from the northwest. Groundswells more frequent than windswells and the ideal swell direction is from the southwest. A left hand reef. Sometimes crowded. Watch out for rocks.

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Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

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Live Weather:

At Gunung Sitoli-Binaka Airport, 101 km from Hilisataro.


Air temperature
23.8 °C

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Overall Hilisataro Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in September

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  • The nearest passenger airport to Hilisataro is Binaka (Gunung Sitoli) Airport (GNS) in Indonesia, which is 63 km (39 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Hilisataro is Tabing (Padang) Airport (PDG), also in Indonesia, 322 km (200 miles) away.
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