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Kahuku Ranch ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.7

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Kahuku Ranch Surf Forecast / HAW – Big Island / USA

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 1 am Sunday 17 Dec 2017 HST

Kahuku Ranch surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.

Today's Kahuku Ranch sea temperature is 25.4 °C (Statistics for 17 Dec 1981-2005 - mean: 25.1 max: 26.0 min: 24.2 °C)

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Swell
Height Map See all maps
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
0.6
SE
0.6
SE
0.7
SE
0.3
NW
0.3
NW
0.3
NW
0.3
SSW
0.3
SSW
0.3
SSW
0.3
SSW
0.9
SE
0.6
SW
0.9
W
1.1
WNW
0.4
WNW
0.4
SE

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0.4
SSW
0.3
SSW
0.3
SSW
0.3
SSW
0.3
SSW
0.3
SSW
Period(s) (?)99913131215151414644569-121211111111
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)525378282624464241374410305210260462625242424
Wind
(km/h)
5
ESE
5
SSE
15
ENE
20
E
15
E
5
ENE
5
NNE
5
SSE
10
SSE
15
SW
25
W
30
W
25
WNW
25
NW
5
NNW
5
ESE
5
SW
0
NNW
20
ESE
25
E
20
E
25
E
30
E
Wind State(?)cross-
off
crosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
glassglasscross-
on
oncross-
on
cross-
on
crosscrossglassglassonglasscross-
off
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off
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off
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High Tide
/ height (m)

3:06PM
0.54
3:51AM
0.97

3:38PM
0.53
4:24AM
0.97

4:15PM
0.52
4:57AM
0.95

4:50PM
0.51

5:31AM
0.93
5:29PM
0.49

6:05AM
0.89
6:12PM
0.48

6:42AM
0.84
7:10PM
0.48

7:21AM
0.79

Low Tide
/ height (m)
9:57AM
0.21

8:53PM
0.06
10:33AM
0.20

9:23PM
0.07
11:07AM
0.20

9:56PM
0.08
11:46AM
0.21

10:26PM
0.11
12:22PM
0.22

11:01PM
0.15
1:01PM
0.22

11:37PM
0.20
1:46PM
0.22

12:21AM
0.27


Note: the tide data above is for Kaalualu Point which is 7 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Kahuku Ranch.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Kahuku Ranch blow from the NE.
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clear
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thunderstorm
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Summary
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Rain (mm)
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High °C
2626252626252423232424232525242323232223222222
Low °C
2425242425242323222324232425232323222223222222
Chill °C (?)
2626252626252423232424232525242323232223222222
Sunrise
6:48--6:48--6:50--6:50--6:50--6:50--6:52--6:52-
Sunset
-5:49--5:49--5:50--5:50--5:51--5:51--5:52--5:52
Short Range Forecast: Heavy rain (total 27mm), heaviest during Tue afternoon. Warm air temperatures (max 26°C on Sun morning, min 22°C on Tue night). Wind will be generally light.Long Range Forecast:Mostly dry. Warm air temperatures (max 25°C on Thu morning, min 22°C on Fri night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the W on Wed night, calm by Fri night).

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Information about the Kahuku Ranch Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Kahuku Ranch provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 7 days. A general guide to surfing at Kahuku Ranch can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Kahuku Ranch surf forecast is unique since it includes wave energy (power) that defines the real feel of the surf rather than just the height or the period. If you surf the same spot (Kahuku Ranch) regularly then make a mental note of the wave energy from the surf forecast table each time you go. Very soon you may start to choose your surf days based on the wave energy alone combined with our forecast of favourable offshore wind conditions. Our star ratings will help here and of course you will also find the usual wave height and period predictions on our surf forecasts as well as a full break down of the swell components under our advanced users option (to reveal that, click the little Einstein character under the tide times).

Further information to help with frequently asked questions about our surf forecast for Kahuku Ranch may be found under the help tab on the top menu and also by moving your mouse over the question marks on the surf forecast table itself. Please always bear in mind that the forecast is for near-shore open water and local factors at each surf break influence the actual breaking wave height, such as the beach / reef profile, water depths offshore and shelter.

Kahuku Ranch is 107 km (66 miles) from Hilo. If you plan a vacation in Big Island, look for hotels and other accommodation in Hilo. Hilo has rooms for a wide range of budgets as well as car hire and transport links.