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Turtles Reef ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 1.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.2

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Turtles Reef Spot ID

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Type: reef

Reliability: rarely breaks

Best: Swell SW | Wind ENE

Sea Temperature Today is: 26.7 °C

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Thursday, 18 July 2019, 09:17 Local time
Thursday 18
Wave (m) 0.8
Period (s) 10 9 9 9
Wind (km/h) 25
ENE 30
ENE 30
ENE 30
Wind State off off off off

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Turtles Reef in Oahu is a reef break The best wind direction is from the east northeast. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the best swell direction is from the southwest. Rarely crowded here. Watch out for - Urchins - Rips / undertow - Rocks - Man-made danger (buoys etc.) - Private beach - Localism - Sharks.

Hawaii, United States wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Nanakuli, 5 km from Turtles Reef.

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Turtles Reef Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Barbers Point Buoy- Kalaeloa, 4 km from Turtles Reef.


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Current weather near Turtles Reef

Buoy Data:

At Barbers Point Buoy, Kalaeloa, 2 miles from Turtles Reef.

  5AM 6AM 7AM 8AM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 1.1
Dominant period (s) 7 15 13 14

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Overall Turtles Reef Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in July

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  • The closest passenger airport to Turtles Reef is Honolulu International Airport (HNL) in Usa Oahu Isl., 21 km (13 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Turtles Reef is Dillingham Airport (HDH), also in Usa Oahu Isl., 27 km (17 miles) away.
  • Third is Kaneohe Bay Mcaf Airport (NGF) in Usa Oahu Isl., 39 km (24 miles) away.
  • Molokai Airport (MKK) in Usa Molokai Isl. is 109 km (68 miles) away.
  • Lanai Airport (LNY) in Usa Lanai Isl. is the fifth nearest airport to Turtles Reef and is 137 km (85 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Turtles Reef, HAW - Oahu. Use the tab navigation above to view Turtles Reef sea temperature, Turtles Reef photographs, Turtles Reef detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Turtles Reef webcams, current wind from HAW - Oahu live weather stations and Turtles 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 Turtles Reef.