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Honokane Bay ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.5

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Honokane Bay Spot ID

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Type: beach and reef

Reliability: consistent

Best: Swell NE | Wind SSW

Sea Temperature Today is: 26.8 °C

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Friday, 19 July 2019, 04:29 Local time
Friday 19
Wave (m) 2.4
Period (s) 9 9 9 9
Wind (km/h) 30
E 35
E 30
E 25
Wind State cross cross-

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Honokane Bay in Big Island is an exposed beach and reef break that has consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. Works best in offshore winds from the south southwest. Groundswells more frequent than windswells and the best swell direction is from the northeast. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves. Good surf at all stages of the tide. Rarely crowded here. Beware of rips and sharks.

Hawaii, United States wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

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Honokane Bay Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Hawi, 17 km from Honokane Bay.

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Air temperature
26 °C

Current weather near Honokane Bay

Buoy Data:

At Hilo, Hawaii, HI, 56 miles from Honokane Bay.

  12AM 1AM 2AM 3AM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 2.4
Dominant period (s) 8 8 9 9

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Overall Honokane Bay Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in July

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Town and city forecasts close to Honokane Bay:

  • Closest city location
    52 mi
  • Second closest city location
    68 mi
  • Third closest city location
    155 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    158 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    160 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to Honokane Bay is Upolu (Opolu) Airport (UPP) in USA, 18 km (11 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Honokane Bay is Waimea Kohala (Kamuela) Airport (MUE) in Usa Hawaii Isl., 22 km (14 miles) away.
  • Third is Bradshaw Aaf Airport (BSF) in Usa Hawaii Isl., 51 km (32 miles) away.
  • Kona International At Keahole Airport (KOA) in Usa Hawaii Isl. is 62 km (39 miles) away.
  • Hana Airport (HNM) in Usa Maui Isl. is the fifth nearest airport to Honokane Bay and is 74 km (46 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Honokane Bay, HAW - Big Island. Use the tab navigation above to view Honokane Bay sea temperature, Honokane Bay photographs, Honokane Bay detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Honokane Bay webcams, current wind from HAW - Big Island live weather stations and Honokane Bay tide predictions. The United States swell maps link will open up the big picture showing United States 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 United States 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 Honokane Bay.