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

Overall: 3.0

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Teavapiti Surf Guide

Teavapiti in Raiatea is an exposed reef break that has unreliable waves. Winter is the best time of year for surfing here. The best wind direction is from the southwest. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the best swell direction is from the southeast. There are left and right breaking reefs. Unlikely to be too crowded, even when the surf is up. Watch out for coral,urchin, rips, rocks and sharks.

Teavapiti Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon reef  redReefIcon  s33.0
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
inconsistent
29.4°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Teavapiti:

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

Surf Forecasts:

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

mayBest Season: autumn
The best time of year for surfing Teavapiti with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Autumn and most often the month of May. Clean surfable waves are typically found 5% of the time in May while 30% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 65% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
5%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
30%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
65%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Teavapiti Location Map

Interactive Teavapiti 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 Teavapiti is Uturoa (Raiatea Island) Airport (RFP) in French Polynesia, 5 km (3 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Teavapiti is Huahine Airport (HUH), also in French Polynesia, 43 km (27 miles) away.

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Icon legend buoysLive Wave Height (m)
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Teavapiti Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Sunday, 7 March 2021, 21:25 Local Time
SunMonday 08
11PM2AM5AM8AM
Wave (m) 0.9
NNW
0.9
NNW
1.1
NNW
1.1
NNW
Period (s) 5 4 5 5
Wind (km/h) 30
NNW 30
NNW 30
NNW 35
NNW
Wind State cross cross cross cross-
on

Swell History at Teavapiti

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

Wind History at Teavapiti

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

Other Nearby Breaks Closest To:

Discover surf breaks near Teavapiti. Click below to view there surf guides.

    • Icon reef  redReef
    • Icon  s33.2
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    7km away
    • Icon reef  redReef
    • Icon  s33.2
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    8km away
    • Icon reef  redReef
    • Icon  s33.3
    Reliability: consistent
    12km away
    • Icon reef  redReef
    • Icon  s33.3
    Reliability: rarely breaks
    14km away
    • Icon reef  redReef
    • Icon  s32.7
    Reliability: inconsistent
    15km away

Wave Buoys Nearest To Teavapiti: