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

Overall: 3.3

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Chokusen Spot ID

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Type: reef

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell SE | Wind W

Sea Temperature Today is: 27.1 °C

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Sunday, 23 September 2018, 03:41 Local time
Sunday 23
Wave (m) 0.5
Period (s) 9 10 10 10
Wind (km/h) 5
N 10
Wind State glass glass cross cross-

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Chokusen in Kyu Shu is an exposed reef break that has unreliable waves Offshore winds blow from the west. Most of the surf comes fis in the form of windswells and the best wave direction is from the southeast. Both left and right reef breaks. It very rarely gets crowded here. Take care of rips and rocks.

Japan wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Aburatu, Miyazaki, Japan, 7 km from Chokusen.

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Chokusen Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Aburatsu, 10 km from Chokusen.

light winds from the WNW

Air temperature
23.0 °C

Current weather near Chokusen

Overall Chokusen Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in September

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  • The closest passenger airport to Chokusen is Miyazaki Airport (KMI) in Japan, 27 km (17 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Chokusen is Kagoshima Airport (KOJ), also in Japan, 73 km (45 miles) away.
  • Third is Tanegashima Airport (TNE) in Japan, 130 km (81 miles) away.
  • Kumamoto Airport (KMJ) in Japan is 146 km (91 miles) away.
  • Yakushima Airport (KUM), also in Japan is the fifth nearest airport to Chokusen and is 159 km (99 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Chokusen, Kyu Shu. Use the tab navigation above to view Chokusen sea temperature, Chokusen photographs, Chokusen detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Chokusen webcams, current wind from Kyu Shu live weather stations and Chokusen 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 Chokusen.