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Rocky Point ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.2

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Rocky Point Surf Guide

Rocky Point in Tahiti is an exposed reef and point break that has quite consistent surf. Summer offers the favoured conditions for surfing. Offshore winds are from the south. Groundswells are more common than windswells and the best swell direction is from the north northeast. A left hand reef. The quality of the surf isn't affected by the tide. When it's working here, it can get crowded. Beware of rocks, rips and sharks.

Rocky Point Spot Info

Type:Rating:
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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
28.6°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Rocky Point:

The best conditions reported for surf at Rocky Point occur when a North-northeast swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the South.

Surf Forecasts:

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

decemberBest Season: summer
The best time of year for surfing Rocky Point with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Summer and most often the month of December. Clean surfable waves are typically found 3% of the time in December while 8% 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
3%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
8%
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 Rocky Point Location Map

Interactive Rocky Point 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 Rocky Point is Temae (Moorea) Airport (MOZ) in French Polynesia, which is 36 km (22 miles) away (directly). The second closest airport to Rocky Point is Huahine Airport (HUH), also in French Polynesia, 193 km (120 miles) away.

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Rocky Point Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Tuesday, 2 March 2021, 11:10 Local Time
Tuesday 02
11AM2PM5PM8PM
Wave (m) 0.4
NNE
0.5
N
-
-
-
-
Period (s) 11 11 - -
Wind (km/h) 0
SSE 15
S 10
S 5
S
Wind State glass off off glass

Swell History at Rocky Point

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

Wind History at Rocky Point

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

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