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Point Venus Reef ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.5

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Point Venus Reef Surf Guide

Point Venus Reef in Tahiti is an exposed reef break that only works once in a while. Winter is the best time of year for surfing here. The best wind direction is from the south southeast. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the optimum swell angle is from the northeast. A right hand reef. Relatively few surfers here, even on good days. Hazards include rocks, coral and sharks.

Point Venus Reef Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon reef  redReefIcon  s43.5
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
inconsistent
28.7°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Point Venus Reef:

The best conditions reported for surf at Point Venus Reef occur when a Northeast swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the South-southeast.

Surf Forecasts:

What's the best time of year to surf Point Venus Reef (for consistent clean waves)?

januaryBest Season: summer
The best time of year for surfing Point Venus Reef with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Summer and most often the month of January. Clean surfable waves are typically found 1% of the time in January while 10% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 89% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
1%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
10%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
89%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Point Venus Reef Location Map

Interactive Point Venus Reef 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 nearest passenger airport to Point Venus Reef is Temae (Moorea) Airport (MOZ) in French Polynesia, which is 30 km (19 miles) away (directly). The second closest airport to Point Venus Reef is Huahine Airport (HUH), also in French Polynesia, 187 km (116 miles) away.

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Point Venus Reef Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Friday, 16 April 2021, 14:24 Local Time
Friday 16
11AM2PM5PM8PM
Wave (m) 0.8
ENE
0.8
ENE
0.8
ENE
0.4
NW
Period (s) 8 6 7 14
Wind (km/h) 20
NE 20
NE 10
ENE 10
NE
Wind State cross cross-
on
cross cross

Swell History at Point Venus Reef

Surf stats for Point Venus Reef, see the swell variation by month or season on the history page here.

Wind History at Point Venus Reef

Wind stats for Point Venus Reef, see the variation in direction and stength by month or season on the history page here.

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