Sliding Rock Spot ID
Best: Swell NW | Wind E
Sea Temperature Today is: 27.2 °C
Sliding Rock in Tutuila is an exposed beach break that does not work very often. Summer offers the best conditions for surfing. Works best in offshore winds from the east. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the ideal swell angle is from the northwest. Waves at the beach break both left and right. Best around high tide. Unlikely to be too crowded, even when the surf is up. Hazards include rips, rocks, sharks.
Overall Sliding Rock Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in August
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- The nearest passenger airport to Sliding Rock is Pago Pago International Airport (PPG) in Samoa, which is 11 km (7 miles) away (directly).
- The second closest airport to Sliding Rock is Faleolo International Airport (APW), also in Samoa, 143 km (89 miles) away.
This is the Surf-Forecast page for Sliding Rock, Tutuila. Use the tab navigation above to view Sliding Rock sea temperature, Sliding Rock photographs, Sliding Rock detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Sliding Rock webcams, current wind from Tutuila live weather stations and Sliding Rock tide predictions. The American Samoa swell maps link will open up the big picture showing American Samoa 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 American Samoa 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 Sliding Rock.