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Osterizers/Rainbows ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.5
Difficulty Level: 4.5
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 2.8

Overall: 3.6

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Osterizers/Rainbows Surf Guide

Osterizers/Rainbows in Maui is a reasonably exposed reef break that has consistent surf. Winter is the favoured time of year for surfing here. Offshore winds blow from the east southeast. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the ideal swell angle is from the northwest. A choice of left and right reefs. Good surf at all stages of the tide. When the surf is up, it can get quite busy in the water. Beware of urchins, rips, rocks, locals and sharks.

Osterizers/Rainbows Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon reef  redReefIcon  s43.6
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
consistent
25.0°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Osterizers/Rainbows:

The best conditions reported for surf at Osterizers/Rainbows occur when a Northwest swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the East-southeast.

Surf Forecasts:

What's the best time of year to surf Osterizers/Rainbows (for consistent clean waves)?

januaryBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Osterizers/Rainbows with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Winter and most often the month of January. Clean surfable waves are typically found 57% of the time in January while 22% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 21% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
57%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
22%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
21%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Osterizers/Rainbows Location Map

Interactive Osterizers/Rainbows surf break location map. View information about nearby surf breaks, their wave consistency and rating compared to other spots in the region. Current swell conditions from local buoys are shown along with live wind speed and direction from nearby weather stations. Click icons on the map for more detail. The closest passenger airport to Osterizers/Rainbows is Kapalua (Lahania-kapalua) Airport (JHM) in Usa Maui Isl., 4 km (2 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Osterizers/Rainbows is Kahului Airport (OGG), also in Usa Maui Isl., 28 km (17 miles) away.

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Osterizers/Rainbows Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Wednesday, 5 May 2021, 17:00 Local Time
Wednesday 05Thu
5PM8PM11PM2AM
Wave (m) 0.5
NW
0.6
NNW
0.6
NNW
0.6
NNW
Period (s) 10 9 9 9
Wind (km/h) 25
ENE 25
ENE 20
ENE 20
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Wind State cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off

Swell History at Osterizers/Rainbows

Surf stats for Osterizers/Rainbows, see the swell variation by month or season on the history page here.

Wind History at Osterizers/Rainbows

Wind stats for Osterizers/Rainbows, see the variation in direction and stength by month or season on the history page here.

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