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Lantau Island ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.5
Consistency of Surf: 3.5
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 5.0
Crowds: 4.5

Overall: 4.7

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Lantau Island Spot ID

Type: beach and point

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell SE | Wind NNW

Sea Temperature Today is: 29.4 °C

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Monday, 20 August 2018, 16:25 Local time
Monday 20Tue
Wave (m) 0.9
Period (s) 8 8 8 8
Wind (km/h) 25
SSW 15
SW 15
SW 15
Wind State cross-
cross cross

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Lantau Island in - is a reasonably exposed beach and point break that only works when conditions are just right. Summer offers the best conditions for surfing. Offshore winds blow from the north northwest. Usually gets local windswells, but groundswells do happen and the best wave direction is from the southeast. The beach break provides left and right handers Rarely crowded here. Submerged rocks are a hazard.

China wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

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Lantau Island Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Hong Kong International Airport, 10 km from Lantau Island.

light winds from the W

Air temperature
31 °C

Current weather near Lantau Island

Overall Lantau Island Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in August

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  • The closest passenger airport to Lantau Island is Hong Kong International Airport (HKG) in Hong Kong, 10 km (6 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Lantau Island is Macau International Airport (MFM) in Macau, 40 km (25 miles) away.
  • Third is Baoan (Shenzhen) Airport (SZX) in China, 48 km (30 miles) away.
  • Baiyun (Guangzhou) Airport (CAN) in China is 128 km (80 miles) away.
  • Wai Sha Airport (Shantou) Airport (SWA), also in China is the fifth nearest airport to Lantau Island and is 307 km (191 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Lantau Island, Hong Kong. Use the tab navigation above to view Lantau Island sea temperature, Lantau Island photographs, Lantau Island detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Lantau Island webcams, current wind from Hong Kong live weather stations and Lantau Island tide predictions. The China swell maps link will open up the big picture showing China 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 China 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 Lantau Island.