Ricks Reef ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.8
Consistency of Surf: 3.2
Difficulty Level: 3.5
Wind and Kite Surfing: 4.0
Crowds: 3.0

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Ricks Reef Surf Forecast and Surf Reports


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Ricks Reef Spot ID:

Type: reef

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell N | Wind SE

Sea Temperature Today is: 27.2 °C

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Thursday, 2 April 2015, 08:33 Local time

Thursday 02
7AM 10AM 1PM 4PM
Wave (m) 1.1
Period (s) 9 9 9 9
Wind (km/h) 25
ENE 25
E 25
E 20
Wind State cross-

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Ricks Reef in Guam is an exposed reef break that has inconsistent surf. Winter is the best time of year for surfing here. Offshore winds blow from the southeast. Most of the surf comes fis in the form of windswells and the ideal wave direction is from the north. Best around high tide. When it's working here, it can get crowded. Hazards include rocks,shallow reef.

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Tide Times:

For Tamuning, 1 km from Ricks Reef.

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Ricks Reef Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Tamuning, 2 km from Ricks Reef.

light winds from the NE

Air temperature
27 °C

Current weather near Ricks Reef

Overall Ricks Reef Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in April

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Closest break Boat Basin Lefts 1 mi
Second closest break Boat Basin Rights 1 mi
Third closest break Right and Left Side 2 mi
Fourth closest break Leftovers 3 mi
Fifth closest break Magoos 6 mi

Wave buoys nearest to Ricks Reef:

Closest wave buoy Western Aleutians Buoy 3230 mi
Second closest wave buoy NW Hawaii Buoy 3526 mi
Third closest wave buoy NW Hawaii Buoy 3542 mi
Fourth closest wave buoy Bering Sea Buoy 3603 mi
Fifth closest wave buoy W Hawaii Buoy 3633 mi

Tide stations nearest to Ricks Reef:

Closest tide station Tamuning 1 mi
Second closest tide station Pago Bay 4 mi
Third closest tide station Dededo 5 mi
Fourth closest tide station Yigo 8 mi
Fifth closest tide station Apra Harbor 9 mi

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Ski Resorts closest to Ricks Reef:

Closest ski area Hakone Picnic Garden Snowboard Park (Japan) 1544 mi
Second closest ski area Snow Town Yeti (Japan) 1554 mi
Third closest ski area Shizuokashi Riverwell Ikawa (Japan) 1557 mi
Fourth closest ski area Tsurugisan (Japan) 1561 mi
Fifth closest ski area Fujiten Snow Resort (Japan) 1564 mi

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Town and city forecasts close to Ricks Reef:

Closest city location Dededo (Guam) 5 mi
Second closest city location Jayapura (Indonesia) 1142 mi
Third closest city location Abepura (Indonesia) 1151 mi
Fourth closest city location Manokwari (Indonesia) 1233 mi
Fifth closest city location Tandag (Philippines) 1295 mi
  • The closest passenger airport to Ricks Reef is Guam International (Agana) Airport (GUM) in Mariana Islands, 3 km (2 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Ricks Reef is Andersen Afb Airport (UAM), also in Mariana Islands, 20 km (12 miles) away.
  • Third is Rota International Airport (ROP) in Mariana Islands, 92 km (57 miles) away.
  • West Tinian Airport (TNI) in Mariana Islands is 191 km (119 miles) away.
  • Saipan International Airport (SPN), also in Mariana Islands is the fifth nearest airport to Ricks Reef and is 209 km (130 miles) away.
Ricks Reef break location map and break info
This is the Surf-Forecast page for Ricks Reef, Guam. Use the tab navigation above to view Ricks Reef sea temperature, Ricks Reef photographs, Ricks Reef detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Ricks Reef webcams, current wind from Guam live weather stations and Ricks Reef tide predictions. The Guam swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Guam 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 Guam 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 Ricks Reef.


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