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The Wharf Lefts ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.3

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The Wharf Lefts Surf Guide

The Wharf Lefts in Molokai is an exposed reef break that has quite consistent surf. Summer offers the favoured conditions for surfing. The best wind direction is from the north northeast. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the south. There is a left hand reef break. When the surf is up, it can get quite busy in the water. Beware of rocks, coral and sharks.

The Wharf Lefts Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon reef  redReefIcon  s33.3
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
24.6°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing The Wharf Lefts:

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

Surf Forecasts:

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

julyBest Season: summer
The best time of year for surfing The Wharf Lefts with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Summer and most often the month of July. Clean surfable waves are typically found 70% of the time in July while 3% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 27% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
70%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
3%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
27%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore The Wharf Lefts Location Map

Interactive The Wharf Lefts 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 The Wharf Lefts is Molokai Airport (MKK) in Usa Molokai Isl., 10 km (6 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to The Wharf Lefts is Lanai Airport (LNY) in Usa Lanai Isl., 34 km (21 miles) away.

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The Wharf Lefts Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Wednesday, 3 March 2021, 11:57 Local Time
Wednesday 03
11AM2PM5PM8PM
Wave (m) 0.2
S
0.2
SSE
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-
Period (s) 12 6 - -
Wind (km/h) 30
ENE 30
ENE 25
ENE 20
ENE
Wind State cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off

Swell History at The Wharf Lefts

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

Wind History at The Wharf Lefts

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

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