Maui Snorkel Report

Thursday December 21, 2023
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Rent a Bike!

10

Perfect!

Upper Westside Protected Bays

Napili, Kapalua, Honolua
  • Small surf and breezy. Be aware of your surroundings. Surf size will vary amongst bays.
  • Surf 4-6 at Honolua Bay
  • Conditions may vary amongst the different bays but should be relatively consistent.
  • Scattered showers, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Windy, with an east northeast wind around 26 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Today's Rating

3

Ka'anapali Beach

Sheraton Black Rock, Airport-Kahekili Beach
  • Calm winds this morning in Kaanapali with small surf. Be aware of your surroundings if you snorkel close to the rocky shore.
  • No crowds have the beach to yourself.
  • Surf 2-3ft
  • Turtles as usual. Don't forget they are protected so give them space but enjoy.
  • Scattered showers before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Windy, with an east northeast wind 22 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Today's Rating

5

Olowalu Mile Marker 14

Black Rock, Kahekili-Airport Beach
  • Most protected area in West Maui from the wind and the waves. Might be a bit breezy. Stay close to shore.
  • Easy parking, no crowds, don't get your car stuck in the sand.
  • Small surf 1-2ft.
  • Turtles! They are protected so give them space but enjoy.
  • Scattered showers, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Windy, with an east northeast wind 22 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Today's Rating

7
  • South Kihei and Wailea Beaches are looking best this morning. Get out early.
  • Still no crowds
  • Smaller waves 1-2ft.
  • Scattered showers before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Today's Rating

8