James Kealoha Beach Park Spot ID
Reliability: fairly consistent
Best: Swell NE | Wind S
Sea Temperature Today is: 26.5 °C
James Kealoha Beach Park in Big Island is an exposed reef break that has fairly consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. Offshore winds blow from the south. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the northeast. Both left and right reef breaks. Sometimes crowded. Beware of urchins, rocks, locals and sharks.
For Hilo, Hilo Bay, Hawaii, 3 km from James Kealoha Beach Park.
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At Hilo Airport, 3 km from James Kealoha Beach Park.
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Overall James Kealoha Beach Park Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in August
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Tide stations nearest to James Kealoha Beach Park:
- Closest tide stationHilo, Hilo Bay2 mi
- Second closest tide stationHawaiian Paradise Park11 mi
- Third closest tide stationHonuapo Island57 mi
- Fourth closest tide stationKawaihae, Big Island57 mi
- Fifth closest tide stationNapoopoo, Kealakekua Bay Island61 mi
Ski Resorts closest to James Kealoha Beach Park:
- Closest ski areaMt Ashland (United States)2439 mi
- Second closest ski areaMt Shasta (United States)2440 mi
- Third closest ski areaStover Mountain Ski Area (United States)2447 mi
- Fourth closest ski areaDodge Ridge (United States)2455 mi
- Fifth closest ski areaBadger Pass Ski Area (United States)2456 mi
Town and city forecasts close to James Kealoha Beach Park:
- Closest city locationHilo (United States)4 mi
- Second closest city locationKailua (United States)210 mi
- Third closest city locationHonolulu (United States)212 mi
- Fourth closest city locationKane'ohe (United States)214 mi
- Fifth closest city locationWaimalu (United States)221 mi
- The closest passenger airport to James Kealoha Beach Park is Hilo International Airport (ITO) in Usa Hawaii Isl., 3 km (2 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to James Kealoha Beach Park is Bradshaw Aaf Airport (BSF), also in Usa Hawaii Isl., 55 km (34 miles) away.
- Third is Waimea Kohala (Kamuela) Airport (MUE) in Usa Hawaii Isl., 73 km (45 miles) away.
- Upolu (Opolu) Airport (UPP) in USA is 105 km (65 miles) away.
- Kona International At Keahole Airport (KOA) in Usa Hawaii Isl. is the fifth nearest airport to James Kealoha Beach Park and is 107 km (66 miles) away.
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