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Ouano Lefts ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.5
Consistency of Surf: 3.5
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 3.0
Crowds: 3.5

Overall: 3.3

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Ouano Lefts Spot ID

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Ouano Lefts

Photo credit: Manu Hernu

Type: reef

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SSW | Wind E

Sea Temperature Today is: 25.7 °C

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Friday, 16 November 2018, 17:10 Local time
Friday 16
Wave (m) 1.4
Period (s) 10 10 10 10
Wind (km/h) 30
SSE 30
SSE 25
SE 20
Wind State cross-

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Ouano Lefts in New Caledonia is an exposed reef break that has quite consistent surf. Winter is the favoured time of year for surfing here. The best wind direction is from the east. Waves just as likely from local windswells as from distant groundswells and the best swell direction is from the south southwest. Good surf at all stages of the tide. Sometimes crowded. Hazards include Shallow reef, rocks and sharks.

New Caledonia wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Ouano Rights, 2 km from Ouano Lefts.

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Ouano Lefts Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Aéroport de Nouméa - La Tontout, 53 km from Ouano Lefts.

moderate winds from the SSE

no report
Air temperature
23.1 °C

Current weather near Ouano Lefts

Overall Ouano Lefts Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in November

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Wave buoys nearest to Ouano Lefts:

Tide stations nearest to Ouano Lefts:

  • Closest tide station
    37 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    45 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    51 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    55 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    62 mi
snow forecast website

Ski Resorts closest to Ouano Lefts:

  • Closest ski area
    Manganui (New Zealand)
    1303 mi
  • Second closest ski area
    Whakapapa (New Zealand)
    1333 mi
  • Third closest ski area
    Tukino (New Zealand)
    1338 mi
  • Fourth closest ski area
    Turoa (New Zealand)
    1338 mi
  • Fifth closest ski area
    Selwyn Snowfields (Australia)
    1422 mi
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Town and city forecasts close to Ouano Lefts:

  • Closest city location
    53 mi
  • Second closest city location
    Port Vila (Vanuatu)
    332 mi
  • Third closest city location
    Nandi (Fiji)
    810 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    Lautoka (Fiji)
    819 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    Caloundra (Australia)
    863 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to Ouano Lefts is La Tontouta (Noumea) Airport (NOU) in New Caledonia, 53 km (33 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Ouano Lefts is Noumea Magenta Airport (GEA), also in New Caledonia, 89 km (55 miles) away.
  • Third is Kone Airport (KNQ) in New Caledonia, 129 km (80 miles) away.
  • Touho Airport (TOU) in New Caledonia is 129 km (80 miles) away.
  • Ouvea Ouloup Airport (UVE), also in New Caledonia is the fifth nearest airport to Ouano Lefts and is 162 km (101 miles) away.
Ouano Lefts break location map and break info

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