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Motu Hava ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.3

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Motu Hava Surf Guide

Motu Hava on the West Coast is a reasonably exposed beach break that has pretty consitent surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. The best wind direction is from the south. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the southwest. The reef provides both left and right breaks. The quality of the surf isn't affected by the tide. Even when there are waves, it's not likley to be crowded. Beware of rocks and urchins.

Motu Hava Spot Info

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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp:
fairly consistent21.2°C

Surfing Motu Hava:

The best conditions reported for surf at Motu Hava occur when a Southwest swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the South.

Surf Forecasts:

Global-Pacific wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Use the tab navigation above to view Motu Hava sea temperature, Motu Hava photographs, Motu Hava detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Motu Hava webcams, current wind from Easter Island live weather stations and Motu Hava tide predictions. The Chile swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Chile 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 Chile 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 Motu Hava

Motu Hava Surf:

Friday, 10 July 2020, 07:23 Local time
Friday 10
Wave (m) 0.8
Period (s) 13 13 12 12
Wind (km/h) 25
NNE 25
N 25
N 30
Wind State on on on on

Tide Times:

For Easter Island, 1 km from Motu Hava.

IS AT (local time)

Motu Hava Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At EasterIsland, 2 km from Motu Hava.

light winds from the NNW

Dry and partly cloudy
Air temperature
20 °C

Current weather near Motu Hava

Overall Motu Hava Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in July


Surf stats for Motu Hava: see the swell variation by month.

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Wind stats for Motu Hava: see the variation in direction and stength by month.

Sunset on the Hava, Motu Hava photo

Motu Hava

Photo credit: Braden Fox

Motu Hava Location Maps

Motu Hava Location Map

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Use this relief map to navigate to Easter Island surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of Motu Hava

Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Motu Hava:

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Wave buoys nearest to Motu Hava:

Tide stations nearest to Motu Hava:

  • Closest tide station
    Easter Island
    1 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    Hanga Piko, Easter Island
    6 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    Mangareva Island
    1619 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    Rikitea, Gambier Islands
    1619 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    Mururoa Atoll
    1878 mi


  • The nearest passenger airport to Motu Hava is Mataveri International (Easter Island) Airport (IPC) in Chile, which is 3 km (2 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Motu Hava is (Carnarvon) Airport (CVQ) in Australia, 493 km (306 miles) away.
Motu Hava break location map and break info