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Sandy Beach ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 5.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 3.0
Camping: 5.0

Overall: 4.6

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Sandy Beach Surf Guide

Sandy Beach in Oahu is a beach break that has very consistent surf and works all around the year. Offshore winds blow from the northwest. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the ideal swell direction is from the east southeast. Waves at the beach are both lefts and rights. Sometimes crowded.

Sandy Beach Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon beachBeachIcon  s54.6
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
very consistent
26.1°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Sandy Beach:

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

Surf Forecasts:

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

marchBest Season: spring
The best time of year for surfing Sandy Beach with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Spring and most often the month of March. Clean surfable waves are typically found 2% of the time in March while 29% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 69% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
2%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
29%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
69%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Sandy Beach Location Map

Interactive Sandy Beach 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 Sandy Beach is Kaneohe Bay Mcaf Airport (NGF) in Usa Oahu Isl., 21 km (13 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Sandy Beach is Honolulu International Airport (HNL), also in Usa Oahu Isl., 27 km (17 miles) away.

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Sandy Beach Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Sunday, 17 October 2021, 09:20 Local Time
Sunday 17
5AM8AM11AM2PM
Wave (m)
1.6
ENE
1.7
ENE
1.6
ENE
1.6
ENE
Period (s) 7 7 7 7
Wind (km/h)
35
30
30
30
Wind State cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on

Swell History at Sandy Beach

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

Wind History at Sandy Beach

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

Sandy Beach Reviews:

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Ratings
Based on 2 votes.
  • Overall:Icon  s54.6
  • Quality on a good day:Icon  s44.0
  • Consistency of Surf:Icon  s55.0
  • Difficulty Level:Icon  s44.0
  • Crowds:Icon  s33.0
  • Camping:Icon  s55.0
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Review
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gabriella from United States
“Don't break your neck!”

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