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Male ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Crowds: 2.0

Overall: 3.6

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Male Spot ID

Male Atol, Maldives photo


Photo credit: Nick Russill

Type: reef

Reliability: consistent

Best: Swell S | Wind NNW

Sea Temperature Today is: 28.8 °C

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Wednesday, 19 September 2018, 07:52 Local time
Wednesday 19
Wave (m) 0.7
Period (s) 9 9 9 10
Wind (km/h) 25
WNW 25
WNW 25
WNW 25
Wind State cross-

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Male in North Male Atoll is an exposed reef break that has consistent surf. The surf tends to be best in the spring. Offshore winds blow from the north northwest. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the ideal swell angle is from the south. A choice of left and right reefs. Best around low tide. A popular wave that can get growded. Watch out for dead coral and sharks.

Maldives wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Furana, 10 km from Male.

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Male Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Male International Airport/Hulule, 2 km from Male.

moderate winds from the W

Air temperature
29 °C

Current weather near Male

Overall Male Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in September

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  • The nearest passenger airport to Male is Male International Airport (MLE) in Maldives, which is 3 km (2 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Male is Thiruvananthapuram International (Trivandrum) Airport (TRV) in India, 609 km (378 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Male, North Male Atoll. Use the tab navigation above to view Male sea temperature, Male photographs, Male detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Male webcams, current wind from North Male Atoll live weather stations and Male tide predictions. The Maldives swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Maldives 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 Maldives 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 Male.