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Chickens ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.5
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 3.5
Wind and Kite Surfing: 2.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.0

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Chickens Surf Forecast / North Male Atoll / Maldives

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 4 am Friday 16 Apr 2021 MVT
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Chickens surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Chickens sea temperature is 30.0 °C (Statistics for 16 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 29.9 max: 30.6 min: 28.8 °C)
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Chickens surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Chickens sea temperature is 30.0 °C (Statistics for 16 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 29.9 max: 30.6 min: 28.8 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for North Male Atoll

  1. weather stationWind Update Offshore wind has become cross-off at Chickens (light winds from the SW at Male International Hulule Island 27 km from Chickens).

    Chickens
  2. weather stationWind Update Recent cross-onshore wind has turned cross-shore at Colas (Cokes) (light winds from the SW at Male International Hulule Island 26 km from Colas (Cokes)).

    Colas (Cokes)
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27 km away, 1 h 34 min ago

Light
13 km/h
SW
29.0
30.0
Air / Water (°C)
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How big are the waves at Chickens today?

The current surf forecast for Chickens at 9AM is: 0.7m 13s primary swell from a South-southwest direction and 0.9m 10s secondary swell from a Southeast direction (forecast issued at 04:00am April 16). An open ocean swell of 0.4m 3s is not directed at the surf break. The wind direction is predicted to be cross-offshore and the swell rating is 2.

Time (MVT) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (16 Apr)2.5ft (0.7m)13s
Afternoon (16 Apr)2.5ft (0.7m)13s
Evening (16 Apr)3ft (0.9m)10s

Table - waves today at Chickens. (Swell directed towards the surf break)

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Rating
(10 max)
Swell
Height Map
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
Period(s) (?)
Wave
Graph
(?)Metric surfscale
Energy (?)
Wind
(km/h)
Wind State (?)
onshore
cross-onshore
cross-shore
cross-offshore
offshore
glassy
High Tide
/ height (m)
Low Tide
/ height (m)
Summary
Rain (mm)
Temp. °C
Chill °C (?)
Sunrise
Sunset
Friday
16
Saturday
17
Sunday
18
Monday
19
Tuesday
20
Wednesday
21
Thursday
22
Friday
23
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T maldives.htsgw.metric.54.cc23T maldives.htsgw.metric.60.cc23T maldives.htsgw.metric.72.cc23
T maldives.htsgw.metric.78.cc23T maldives.htsgw.metric.84.cc23T maldives.htsgw.metric.96.cc23
T maldives.htsgw.metric.102.cc23T maldives.htsgw.metric.108.cc23T maldives.htsgw.metric.120.cc23
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0.8
SSW
0.7
SW
0.7
SSW
0.7
SSW
0.7
SSW
0.9
SE
0.9
SE
0.8
SSE
0.8
SSE
0.8
SSE
0.8
SSE
0.8
SSE
0.9
SE
0.9
SE
0.6
SSW
0.9
SSE
0.9
SSE
0.9
SSE
0.9
SSE
0.9
SSE
0.9
SSE
0.9
SSE
0.9
SSE
0.9
SSE
0.7
SW
0.8
SSW
0.7
SW
0.9
SSE
0.7
SW
0.9
SSE
0.8
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.5
SSW
0.9
SE
0.9
SE
0.9
SE
0.9
SE
0.5
S
0.5
S
0.9
SSE
0.4
SSW
1
SSW
1
SSW
1.1
SW
0.9
SSW
1.1
SW
1.2
SSW
1.2
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.9
SSW
1
SSW
1
SSW
1
SSW
1
SSW
1
SSW
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10
SW
15
SW
10
SW
5
WSW
10
W
10
W
10
W
10
WSW
10
WSW
10
SW
10
SSW
10
SSW
10
SW
10
SW
10
SW
10
SSW
15
SSW
15
SSW
15
S
10
S
5
SSW
5
SSW
10
SW
10
SW
15
SSW
15
SW
15
SW
10
SW
10
WSW
10
SW
10
WSW
15
WSW
15
WSW
15
SW
15
WSW
15
WSW
15
WSW
20
WSW
20
WSW
15
WSW
20
WSW
15
WSW
15
WSW
15
WSW
20
WSW
20
WSW
15
WSW
15
SW
20
SW
15
SW
20
SW
20
SW
20
SW
20
SW
20
SW
20
SW
20
WSW
20
WSW
15
WSW
15
WSW
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscrosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offcross-
off
offoffoffoffcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
2:31AM
0.75
3:22PM
0.88
2:51AM
0.71
3:52PM
0.84
3:09AM
0.66
4:27PM
0.78
3:24AM
0.61
5:14PM
0.72
3:28AM
0.55
6:41PM
0.66
9:17PM
0.66
10:14AM
0.47
10:28PM
0.70
8:44AM
0.06
9:26PM
0.30
9:07AM
0.10
9:54PM
0.35
9:31AM
0.14
10:29PM
0.42
9:56AM
0.20
11:24PM
0.48
10:27AM
0.27
11:30AM
0.36
5:24AM
0.40
3:17PM
0.38
5:20AM
0.32

Note: the tide data above is calculated at the surf break location.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Chickens blow from the S

Friday
16
Saturday
17
Sunday
18
Monday
19
Tuesday
20
Wednesday
21
Thursday
22
Friday
23
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