Californias ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 2.0

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Californias Surf Forecast and Surf Reports

(Okinawa, Japan)


Californias Spot ID:

Type: reef

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell N | Wind ENE

Sea Temperature Today is: 21.5 °C

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Sunday, 29 March 2015, 22:42 Local time

Sun Mon
Wave (m) 1.0
Period (s) 6 6 6 6
Wind (km/h) 25
N 20
N 20
NE 20
Wind State cross-
off off

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Californias in Okinawa is a fairly exposed reef break that has quite reliable surf. The best time of year for waves is autumn. The best wind direction is from the east northeast. Most of the surf comes fis in the form of windswells and the best wave direction is from the north. Often Crowded. Watch out for rips, coral and sharks.

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Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Toya, Okinawa, Japan, 3 km from Californias.

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Live Weather:

At Kadena Air Force Base Airport, 2 km from Californias.

light winds from the NW

Air temperature
18.6 °C

Current weather near Californias

Overall Californias Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in March

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Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Californias:

  (click location name for more details)
Closest break Corners 0 mi
Second closest break Hawaiians 0 mi
Third closest break Bowls 1 mi
Fourth closest break Junkyards 1 mi
Fifth closest break Marinas 1 mi

Wave buoys nearest to Californias:

Closest wave buoy Western Aleutians Buoy 3178 mi
Second closest wave buoy Bering Sea Buoy 3412 mi
Third closest wave buoy Southeast Bering Sea Buoy 3607 mi
Fourth closest wave buoy Shumagin Islands Buoy 4067 mi
Fifth closest wave buoy South Aleutians Buoy 4324 mi

Tide stations nearest to Californias:

Closest tide station Toya 2 mi
Second closest tide station Chatan 4 mi
Third closest tide station Awase 7 mi
Fourth closest tide station Ginowan 7 mi
Fifth closest tide station Urasoe-shiyakusho 7 mi

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Ski Resorts closest to Californias:

Closest ski area Gokase Highland (Japan) 475 mi
Second closest ski area Asosan (Japan) 493 mi
Third closest ski area Tenzan Ski Resort (Japan) 505 mi
Fourth closest ski area Kujyu (Japan) 510 mi
Fifth closest ski area Sol-Fa (Japan) 583 mi

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Town and city forecasts close to Californias:

Closest city location Moromizato (Japan) 3 mi
Second closest city location Chatan (Japan) 4 mi
Third closest city location Ginowan (Japan) 7 mi
Fourth closest city location Gushikawa (Japan) 7 mi
Fifth closest city location Urasoe-shiyakusho (Japan) 7 mi
  • The closest passenger airport to Californias is Kadena Ab Airport (DNA) in Japan, 2 km (1 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Californias is Naha Airport (OKA), also in Japan, 20 km (12 miles) away.
  • Third is Yoron Airport (RNJ) in Japan, 101 km (63 miles) away.
  • Kumejima Airport (UEO) in Japan is 103 km (64 miles) away.
  • Tokunoshima Airport (TKN), also in Japan is the fifth nearest airport to Californias and is 200 km (124 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Californias, Okinawa. Use the tab navigation above to view Californias sea temperature, Californias photographs, Californias detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Californias webcams, current wind from Okinawa live weather stations and Californias 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 Californias.


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