uk es it fr pt nl
Ahu Ahu Road ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.0

See all 18 ratings

Based on 1 vote. Vote

Surf Report Feed

Ahu Ahu Road Spot ID

Surf default break image

Type: beach and reef

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell WSW | Wind SE

Sea Temperature Today is: 15.2 °C

Secret spot? We can hide it!

Monday, 18 November 2019, 16:18 Local time
Monday 18Tue
Wave (m) 1.7
Period (s) 14 14 14 14
Wind (km/h) 20
WNW 20
WSW 20
SW 15
Wind State cross-
cross cross cross

View detailed 48hrs and full 7 days forecasts

Ahu Ahu Road in Taranaki is an exposed beach and reef break that has quite consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. The best wind direction is from the southeast with some shelter here from southwest winds. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the ideal swell direction is from the west southwest. The beach breaks offer lefts and rights and there are also left and right hand reef breaks on offer.. A fairly popluar wave that can sometimes get crowded

New Zealand wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

At Ahu Ahu Road (0 km).

IS AT (local time)

Ahu Ahu Road Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At New Plymouth, 49 km from Ahu Ahu Road.


Air temperature
14 °C

Current weather near Ahu Ahu Road

Overall Ahu Ahu Road Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in November

Ahu ahu

Surf stats for Ahu Ahu Road: see the swell variation by month.

Ahu ahu road.wind.statistics.novemberWsw.animatedWsw.label.animated

Wind stats for Ahu Ahu Road: see the variation in direction and stength by month.

Ahu Ahu Road Location Maps

Ahu Ahu Road Location Map

Contours: Roads & Rivers: Select a surf spot from the menu
Surf spots located close to Ahu Ahu RoadShoreline around Ahu Ahu RoadRoads and rivers around Ahu Ahu Road

Use this relief map to navigate to Taranaki surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of Ahu Ahu Road

Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Ahu Ahu Road:

 (click location name for more details)

Wave buoys nearest to Ahu Ahu Road:

Tide stations nearest to Ahu Ahu Road:

  • Closest tide station
    Port Taranaki
    8 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    New Plymouth
    11 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    Waitara River Entrance
    21 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    Opunake Bay
    24 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    38 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to Ahu Ahu Road is New Plymouth Airport (NPL) in New Zealand, 27 km (17 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Ahu Ahu Road is Wanganui Airport (WAG), also in New Zealand, 134 km (83 miles) away.
  • Third is Hamilton Airport (HLZ) in New Zealand, 188 km (117 miles) away.
  • Taupo Airport (TUO) in New Zealand is 194 km (120 miles) away.
  • Palmerston North Airport (PMR), also in New Zealand is the fifth nearest airport to Ahu Ahu Road and is 198 km (123 miles) away.
Ahu Ahu Road break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Ahu Ahu Road, Taranaki. Use the tab navigation above to view Ahu Ahu Road sea temperature, Ahu Ahu Road photographs, Ahu Ahu Road detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Ahu Ahu Road webcams, current wind from Taranaki live weather stations and Ahu Ahu Road tide predictions. The New Zealand swell maps link will open up the big picture showing New Zealand 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 New Zealand 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 Ahu Ahu Road.