Maui Surf Report

Realtime information updated throughout the day.

Thu, November 15, 2018

Current conditions overview

    Trade winds will be on the increase tonight and Friday as a new high builds in north of the area and persists through early next week. Isolated thunderstorms are possible tonight through Saturday due to an unstable airmass over the area.

Pailolo Channel coastal water forecast

The Pailolo channel is between West Maui and Molokai. If you are staying at Maui Sands, it is the water right out front.

  • TODAY: East winds 15 knots. Wind waves 4 feet. Northwest swell 5 feet. Scattered showers in the morning, then isolated showers in the afternoon.
  • TONIGHT: Northeast winds 20 knots. Wind waves 4 feet. Northwest swell 4 feet. Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms.
  • FRIDAY: Northeast winds 20 knots. Wind waves 4 feet. Northwest swell 5 feet increasing to 7 feet in the afternoon. Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms.
  • FRIDAY NIGHT: Northeast winds to 25 knots. Wind waves 5 feet. Northwest swell 6 feet. Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms.
  • SATURDAY: Northeast winds to 25 knots. Wind waves 5 feet. Northwest swell 6 feet. Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms.
  • SATURDAY NIGHT: Northeast winds to 25 knots. Wind waves 5 feet. North swell 6 feet. Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms.
  • SUNDAY: Northeast winds to 25 knots. Wind waves 5 feet. North swell 4 to 6 feet. Scattered showers.
  • MONDAY: Northeast winds to 25 knots. Wind waves 5 to 6 feet. Northwest swell 4 feet. Isolated showers.

Maui surf report for major surf spots

Wave, wind and period chart