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Sunset Point/Vals Reef ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 5.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 4.2

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Sunset Point/Vals Reef Spot ID

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Sunset Point/Vals Reef

Photo credit: Sandy Newton

Type: reef

Reliability: very consistent

Best: Swell NW | Wind SSE

Sea Temperature Today is: 25.7 °C

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Thursday, 18 July 2019, 10:12 Local time
Thursday 18
Wave (m) 0.5
Period (s) 7 10 10 10
Wind (km/h) 30
E 35
ENE 35
E 35
Wind State cross-

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Sunset Point/Vals Reef in Oahu is an exposed reef break that is often working, although summer tends to be mostly flat. Offshore winds are from the south southeast. Groundswells are more common than windswells and the ideal swell angle is from the northwest. There is a right hand reef break. When it's working here, it can get crowded. Beware of rocks and locals.

Hawaii, United States wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Backyards, 1 km from Sunset Point/Vals Reef.

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Sunset Point/Vals Reef Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Waimea Bay- HI, 8 km from Sunset Point/Vals Reef.


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Current weather near Sunset Point/Vals Reef

Buoy Data:

At Waimea Bay, HI, 5 miles from Sunset Point/Vals Reef.

  6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 1.4
Dominant period (s) 8 8 8 8

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Overall Sunset Point/Vals Reef Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in July

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Sunset Point/Vals Reef Location Map

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Town and city forecasts close to Sunset Point/Vals Reef:


  • The closest passenger airport to Sunset Point/Vals Reef is Dillingham Airport (HDH) in Usa Oahu Isl., 20 km (12 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Sunset Point/Vals Reef is Kaneohe Bay Mcaf Airport (NGF), also in Usa Oahu Isl., 38 km (24 miles) away.
  • Third is Honolulu International Airport (HNL) in Usa Oahu Isl., 42 km (26 miles) away.
  • Molokai Airport (MKK) in Usa Molokai Isl. is 114 km (71 miles) away.
  • Lihue Airport (LIH) in Usa Kauai Isl. is the fifth nearest airport to Sunset Point/Vals Reef and is 138 km (86 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Sunset Point/Vals Reef, HAW - Oahu. Use the tab navigation above to view Sunset Point/Vals Reef sea temperature, Sunset Point/Vals Reef photographs, Sunset Point/Vals Reef detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Sunset Point/Vals Reef webcams, current wind from HAW - Oahu live weather stations and Sunset Point/Vals Reef tide predictions. The United States swell maps link will open up the big picture showing United States 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 United States 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 Sunset Point/Vals Reef.