Mala wharf Spot ID
Best: Swell WSW | Wind NE
Sea Temperature Today is: 25.1 °C
Mala wharf in Maui is a fairly exposed reef break that usually has waves and can work at any time of the year. The best wind direction is from the northeast. Groundswells more frequent than windswells and the ideal swell angle is from the west southwest. A left hand reef. Good surf at all stages of the tide. When the surf is up, it can get quite busy in the water. Beware of urchins, rips, rocks, locals and sharks.
For Lahaina, Maui Island, Hawaii, 3 km from Mala wharf.
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At Lahaina/West Maui Airport, 7 km from Mala wharf.
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Dry and partly cloudy
Overall Mala wharf Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in December
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Use this relief map to navigate to HAW - Maui surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of Mala wharf
Tide stations nearest to Mala wharf:
- Closest tide stationLahaina, Maui Island2 mi
- Second closest tide stationPukoo Harbor, Molokai Island13 mi
- Third closest tide stationKahului, Kahului Harbor14 mi
- Fourth closest tide stationKamalo Harbor, Molokai Island16 mi
- Fifth closest tide stationKahului17 mi
Ski Resorts closest to Mala wharf:
- Closest ski areaMt Ashland (United States)2457 mi
- Second closest ski areaMt Shasta (United States)2461 mi
- Third closest ski areaStover Mountain Ski Area (United States)2473 mi
- Fourth closest ski areaDodge Ridge (United States)2490 mi
- Fifth closest ski areaBear Valley (United States)2492 mi
Town and city forecasts close to Mala wharf:
- Closest city locationKahului (United States)17 mi
- Second closest city locationKailua (United States)76 mi
- Third closest city locationHonolulu (United States)79 mi
- Fourth closest city locationKane'ohe (United States)80 mi
- Fifth closest city locationPearl City (United States)89 mi
- The closest passenger airport to Mala wharf is Kapalua (Lahania-kapalua) Airport (JHM) in Usa Maui Isl., 6 km (4 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Mala wharf is Kahului Airport (OGG), also in Usa Maui Isl., 27 km (17 miles) away.
- Third is Lanai Airport (LNY) in Usa Lanai Isl., 30 km (19 miles) away.
- Molokai Airport (MKK) in Usa Molokai Isl. is 50 km (31 miles) away.
- Hana Airport (HNM) in Usa Maui Isl. is the fifth nearest airport to Mala wharf and is 71 km (44 miles) away.
This is the Surf-Forecast page for Mala wharf, HAW - Maui. Use the tab navigation above to view Mala wharf sea temperature, Mala wharf photographs, Mala wharf detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Mala wharf webcams, current wind from HAW - Maui live weather stations and Mala wharf tide predictions. The United States swell maps link will open up the big picture showing United States 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 United States 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 Mala wharf.