uk es it fr pt nl
Chikura ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.2

See all 18 ratings

Based on 1 vote. Vote

Surf Report Feed

Chikura Spot ID

Chicula beach, Chikura photo


Photo credit: Rigue

Chicula, Chikura photo


Photo credit: Rigue

Type: beach

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell S | Wind NW

Sea Temperature Today is: 24.1 °C

Secret spot? We can hide it!

Monday, 16 July 2018, 18:08 Local time
Wave (m) 0.7
Period (s) 9 9 9 9
Wind (km/h) 25
SSW 20
SSW 20
SW 20
Wind State cross cross cross cross

View detailed 48hrs and full 7 days forecasts

Chikura in Kanagawa and Chiba is an exposed beach break that does not work very often. Summer offers the best conditions for surfing. Ideal winds are from the northwest. Most of the surf comes fis in the form of windswells and the best wave direction is from the south. Waves at the beach are both lefts and rights. Rarely crowded here. Take care of rocks in the line up.

Japan wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Sirahama (Tiba), Tiba, Japan, 4 km from Chikura.

IS AT (local time)

Chikura Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Tateyama, 11 km from Chikura.

moderate winds from the SSW

Dry and part cloudy
Air temperature
28.9 °C

Current weather near Chikura

Overall Chikura Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in July

The graph describes the combination of swells directed at Chikura through an average Ju... (show all text)

The rose diagram shows how often and how strongly the wind blows from different directi... (show all text)

The two graphs above are also combined in the single Chikura surf consistency graph.

Also see Chikura surf quality by season and Chikura surf quality by month.

Compare Chikura with another surf break.

Chikura Location Maps

Chikura Location Map

Contours: Roads & Rivers: Select a surf spot from the menu
Surf spots located close to ChikuraShoreline around ChikuraRoads and rivers around Chikura

Use this relief map to navigate to Chiba surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of Chikura

Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Chikura:

 (click location name for more details)

Wave buoys nearest to Chikura:

Tide stations nearest to Chikura:

snow forecast website

Ski Resorts closest to Chikura:

city weather forecast website

Town and city forecasts close to Chikura:

  • Closest city location
    6 mi
  • Second closest city location
    14 mi
  • Third closest city location
    24 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    27 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    27 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to Chikura is Oshima Airport (OIM) in Japan, 58 km (36 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Chikura is Tokyo International Airport (HND), also in Japan, 70 km (43 miles) away.
  • Third is New Tokyo International Airport (NRT) in Japan, 100 km (62 miles) away.
  • Miyakejima Airport (MMY) in Japan is 103 km (64 miles) away.
  • Yokota Ab Airport (OKO), also in Japan is the fifth nearest airport to Chikura and is 106 km (66 miles) away.
Chikura break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Chikura, Chiba. Use the tab navigation above to view Chikura sea temperature, Chikura photographs, Chikura detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Chikura webcams, current wind from Chiba live weather stations and Chikura 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 Chikura.

FEATURE UPDATE: we now show red swell icons for 'open sea' swells that are travelling in an unfavourable direction for the surf break. In places, these swells may still wrap around coastlines and produce smaller waves at some breaks. They are also significant for windsurfers and other water users that tend to venture further off-shore.