uk es it fr pt nl
Maraa ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.8

See all 18 ratings

Based on 1 vote. Vote

Surf Report Feed

Maraa Spot ID

Surf default break image

Type: reef

Reliability: consistent

Best: Swell SSW | Wind ENE

Sea Temperature Today is: 27.4 °C

Secret spot? We can hide it!

Wednesday, 15 August 2018, 11:17 Local time
Wednesday 15
Wave (m) 0.6
Period (s) 19 18 18 18
Wind (km/h) 20
SSE 20
SSE 20
SSE 20
Wind State cross cross cross cross-

View detailed 48hrs and full 7 days forecasts

Maraa in Tahiti is an exposed reef break that usually has waves. Winter is the optimum time of year for surfing here. Offshore winds blow from the east northeast. Clean groundswells prevail and the ideal swell direction is from the south southwest. A reef breaks left. Unlikely to be too crowded, even when the surf is up. Take care of rips, urchins,rocks and sharks.

French Polynesia wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Papara Beach, 7 km from Maraa.

IS AT (local time)

Maraa Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Tahiti-faa'a Poly Airport, 23 km from Maraa.


Dry and partly cloudy
Air temperature
27 °C

Current weather near Maraa

Overall Maraa Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in August

The figure describes the combination of swells directed at Maraa through a typical Augu... (show all text)

This chart shows how often and how strongly the wind blows from different directions th... (show all text)

The two graphs above are also combined in the single Maraa surf consistency graph.

Also see Maraa surf quality by season and Maraa surf quality by month.

Compare Maraa with another surf break.

Maraa Location Maps

Maraa Location Map

Contours: Roads & Rivers: Select a surf spot from the menu
Surf spots located close to MaraaShoreline around MaraaRoads and rivers around Maraa

Use this relief map to navigate to Tahiti surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of Maraa

Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Maraa:

 (click location name for more details)

Wave buoys nearest to Maraa:

Tide stations nearest to Maraa:

snow forecast website

Ski Resorts closest to Maraa:

  • Closest ski area
    Tukino (New Zealand)
    2562 mi
  • Second closest ski area
    Whakapapa (New Zealand)
    2564 mi
  • Third closest ski area
    Turoa (New Zealand)
    2567 mi
  • Fourth closest ski area
    Manganui (New Zealand)
    2638 mi
  • Fifth closest ski area
    Rainbow (New Zealand)
    2771 mi
city weather forecast website

Town and city forecasts close to Maraa:

  • Closest city location
    8 mi
  • Second closest city location
    12 mi
  • Third closest city location
    14 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    Apia (Samoa)
    1498 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    Labasa (Fiji)
    2052 mi


  • The nearest passenger airport to Maraa is Temae (Moorea) Airport (MOZ) in French Polynesia, which is 36 km (22 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Maraa is Huahine Airport (HUH), also in French Polynesia, 195 km (121 miles) away.
Maraa break location map and break info

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