Maui Snorkel Report

Tuesday December 19, 2023
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Rent a Bike!

10

Perfect!

Upper Westside Protected Bays

Napili, Kapalua, Honolua
  • Stonger waves present in the bays today. Be aware of your surroundings.
  • Surf 7+ at Honolua Bay
  • Conditions may vary amongst the different bays but should be relatively consistent.
  • Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Windy, with an east northeast wind 21 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Today's Rating

2

Ka'anapali Beach

Sheraton Black Rock, Airport-Kahekili Beach
  • Calm winds this morning in Kaanapali but the surf is up. 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.
  • Isolated showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Breezy, with an east northeast wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Today's Rating

3

Olowalu Mile Marker 14

Black Rock, Kahekili-Airport Beach
  • Most protected area in West Maui from the wind and the waves.
  • Easy parking, no crowds, don't get your car stuck in the sand.
  • Small surf 0-1ft.
  • Turtles! They are protected so give them space but enjoy.
  • ENE wind 9 to 13 kt. Mostly cloudy. NE swell 5 to 6 ft at 11 seconds. Waves around 2 ft.

Today's Rating

7
  • South Kihei and Wailea Beaches are looking best this morning. Get out early.
  • Still no crowds
  • Smaller waves 1-2ft.
  • Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Breezy, with a northeast wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

Today's Rating

8