Sliding Rock ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.7
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 5.0
Crowds: 4.0

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Sliding Rock Surf Forecast and Surf Reports

(American-Samoa – Tutuila)


Sliding Rock Spot ID:

Type: reef

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell NW | Wind E

Sea Temperature Today is: 28.9 °C

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Thursday, 26 March 2015, 23:17 Local time

Thu Friday 27
10PM 1AM 4AM 7AM
Wave (m) 0.7
Period (s) 8 8 8 8
Wind (km/h) 20
SSW 20
SSW 20
SW 20
Wind State cross-

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Sliding Rock in American-Samoa - Tutuila is an exposed reef break that has inconsistent surf. Summer offers the best conditions for surfing. Ideal winds are from the east. Clean groundswells prevail and the best swell direction is from the northwest. The reef breaks peel to the left. Best around high tide. Rarely crowded here. Hazards include rips, rocks, sharks.

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Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Amanave Bay, 7 km from Sliding Rock.

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Sliding Rock Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Pago Pago Airport, 10 km from Sliding Rock.


Light rain
Air temperature
24.5 °C

Current weather near Sliding Rock

Overall Sliding Rock Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in March

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Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Sliding Rock:

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Closest break Asili Point 2 mi
Second closest break Nua 2 mi
Third closest break Amanave Bay 4 mi
Fourth closest break Poloa 5 mi
Fifth closest break Fatuuli Rock 6 mi

Wave buoys nearest to Sliding Rock:

Closest wave buoy SW Hawaii Buoy 2337 mi
Second closest wave buoy W Hawaii Buoy 2401 mi
Third closest wave buoy NW Hawaii Buoy 2663 mi
Fourth closest wave buoy NW Hawaii Buoy 2723 mi
Fifth closest wave buoy N Hawaii 1 Buoy 2842 mi

Tide stations nearest to Sliding Rock:

Closest tide station Tafuna 6 mi
Second closest tide station Pago Pago, American Samoa 10 mi
Third closest tide station Apia 75 mi
Fourth closest tide station Tau Island, Manua Islands 86 mi
Fifth closest tide station Asau Harbor, Savaii Island 136 mi

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Ski Resorts closest to Sliding Rock:

Closest ski area Whakapapa (New Zealand) 1909 mi
Second closest ski area Tukino (New Zealand) 1910 mi
Third closest ski area Turoa (New Zealand) 1915 mi
Fourth closest ski area Manganui (New Zealand) 1953 mi
Fifth closest ski area Rainbow (New Zealand) 2139 mi

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Town and city forecasts close to Sliding Rock:

Closest city location Apia (Samoa) 70 mi
Second closest city location Suva (Fiji) 761 mi
Third closest city location Lautoka (Fiji) 810 mi
Fourth closest city location Nandi (Fiji) 817 mi
Fifth closest city location Port Vila (Vanuatu) 1405 mi
  • 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.
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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.


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