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Rockpiles ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 4.0

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Rockpiles Spot ID

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Type: reef

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SSE | Wind N

Sea Temperature Today is: 26.1 °C

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Monday, 27 May 2019, 01:55 Local time
SunMonday 27
Wave (m) 0.9
Period (s) 15 15 15 15
Wind (km/h) 20
ENE 15
ENE 10
ENE 10
Wind State cross-

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Rockpiles in Oahu is an exposed reef break that has reasonably consistent surf. Summer offers the optimum conditions for surfing. Works best in offshore winds from the north. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the best swell direction is from the south southeast. Both left and right reef breaks. Good surf at all stages of the tide. Sometimes crowded. Hazards include urchins, rocks, obstacles, locals and pollution.

Hawaii, United States wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Honolulu, Oahu (Hawaii), 4 km from Rockpiles.

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Rockpiles Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At BUOY-OOUH1, 4 km from Rockpiles.


Air temperature
25.2 °C

Current weather near Rockpiles

Buoy Data:

At Pearl Harbor Entrance, HI, 7 miles from Rockpiles.

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Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 1.0
Dominant period (s) 15 15 15 15

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Overall Rockpiles Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May

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Town and city forecasts close to Rockpiles:

  • Closest city location
    2 mi
  • Second closest city location
    10 mi
  • Third closest city location
    11 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    12 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    13 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to Rockpiles is Honolulu International Airport (HNL) in Usa Oahu Isl., 10 km (6 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Rockpiles is Kaneohe Bay Mcaf Airport (NGF), also in Usa Oahu Isl., 20 km (12 miles) away.
  • Third is Dillingham Airport (HDH) in Usa Oahu Isl., 51 km (32 miles) away.
  • Molokai Airport (MKK) in Usa Molokai Isl. is 79 km (49 miles) away.
  • Lanai Airport (LNY) in Usa Lanai Isl. is the fifth nearest airport to Rockpiles and is 108 km (67 miles) away.
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