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Aja ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 2.5

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Aja Spot ID

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Type: reef

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell N | Wind SE

Sea Temperature Today is: 22.4 °C

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Tuesday, 19 February 2019, 22:09 Local time
Wednesday 20
Wave (m) -
Period (s) - - 2 -
Wind (km/h) 10
NNE 10
NNE 20
NE 20
Wind State cross-
cross cross cross

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Aja in Okinawa is an exposed reef break that does not work very often. Winter is the best time of year for surfing here. Works best in offshore winds from the southeast. Windswells are much more typical than groudswells and the best wave direction is from the north. A left hand reef. Sometimes crowded. Take care of coral, urchins, rips and sharks.

Japan wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Naha, Okinawa, Japan, 1 km from Aja.

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Aja Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Ashimine (Naha Airport), 3 km from Aja.

light winds from the NNE

Air temperature
22.2 °C

Current weather near Aja

Buoy Data:

At Naha Port, 2 miles from Aja.

  6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 0.63
Dominant period (s) 6.0 6.2 6.4 6.3

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Overall Aja Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in February

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    2 mi
  • Second closest city location
    4 mi
  • Third closest city location
    6 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    7 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    9 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to Aja is Naha Airport (OKA) in Japan, 3 km (2 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Aja is Kadena Ab Airport (DNA), also in Japan, 18 km (11 miles) away.
  • Third is Kumejima Airport (UEO) in Japan, 96 km (60 miles) away.
  • Yoron Airport (RNJ) in Japan is 117 km (73 miles) away.
  • Tokunoshima Airport (TKN), also in Japan is the fifth nearest airport to Aja and is 216 km (134 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Aja, Okinawa. Use the tab navigation above to view Aja sea temperature, Aja photographs, Aja detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Aja webcams, current wind from Okinawa live weather stations and Aja tide predictions. The Japan swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Japan and the surrounding seas. These swell maps can be animated to show the different swell components, wave energy, wave period, wave heights, together with wind and weather forecasts, current weather and sea state observations from Japan wave-buoys, passing ships and coastal weather stations. Each of the forecast pages for this surf break feature a global and regional wavefinder tool to locate the best surf conditions in the area around Aja.