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Topic: Surf any good in the summer at maui
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Topic: Surf any good in the summer at maui
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Surf any good in the summer at maui

yeah i went to oaho last winter for a wedding  friend of family...i was a tourist didnt bring my board....and checked out north shore and it blew my mind way kinda wish i brought it.... i had to rent a board but couldnt fit it in the car so i surfed waikiki dont get me wrong that place was rad had tons of fun but would like to go somewhere less crowded but this summer early june ill be on vacation in maui and wondering if there a spots up during the summer worth bring my board....6.2 shorty


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RE: Surf any good in the summer at maui

Your chances for summer surf could be better on either Oahu, Kauai or the Big Island.  Summer swells to Hawaii generally come from a southwesterly direction which makes it a problem on Maui.  Two islands, Kahoolawe and Lanai, sit right in the most favorable swell window.  So while Oahu and Kauai  could be in the 4'-6' ft. range it can be less than a couple of ft. on Maui.  However, if Maui gets a straight south, which isn't too often, it can get really good as a number of spots come into play with a few secret spots past Makena (south-southeast).

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