Kailua Beach Spot ID
Reliability: fairly consistent
Best: Swell NE | Wind SW
Sea Temperature Today is: 26.9 °C
Kailua Beach in Oahu is an exposed point break that has reasonably consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. The best wind direction is from the southwest. Clean groundswells prevail and the optimum swell angle is from the northeast.. When the surf is up, it can get quite busy in the water. Beware of jellyfsih and rocks.
Overall Kailua Beach Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in August
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Use this relief map to navigate to HAW - Oahu surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of Kailua Beach
Tide stations nearest to Kailua Beach:
- Closest tide stationKailua0 mi
- Second closest tide stationMokuoloe, Kaneohe Bay, Oahu Island4 mi
- Third closest tide stationWaimanalo, Oahu Island6 mi
- Fourth closest tide station'Ahuimanu7 mi
- Fifth closest tide stationHanauma Bay, Oahu Island9 mi
Ski Resorts closest to Kailua Beach:
- Closest ski areaMt Ashland (United States)2482 mi
- Second closest ski areaMt Shasta (United States)2488 mi
- Third closest ski areaStover Mountain Ski Area (United States)2502 mi
- Fourth closest ski areaRoyal Gorge (United States)2524 mi
- Fifth closest ski areaDodge Ridge (United States)2525 mi
Town and city forecasts close to Kailua Beach:
- Closest city locationKailua (United States)0 mi
- Second closest city locationKane'ohe (United States)4 mi
- Third closest city locationHonolulu (United States)9 mi
- Fourth closest city locationPearl City (United States)15 mi
- Fifth closest city locationMililani Town (United States)17 mi
- The closest passenger airport to Kailua Beach is Kaneohe Bay Mcaf Airport (NGF) in Usa Oahu Isl., 6 km (4 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Kailua Beach is Honolulu International Airport (HNL), also in Usa Oahu Isl., 22 km (14 miles) away.
- Third is Dillingham Airport (HDH) in Usa Oahu Isl., 53 km (33 miles) away.
- Molokai Airport (MKK) in Usa Molokai Isl. is 72 km (45 miles) away.
- Lanai Airport (LNY) in Usa Lanai Isl. is the fifth nearest airport to Kailua Beach and is 107 km (66 miles) away.
This is the Surf-Forecast page for Kailua Beach, HAW - Oahu. Use the tab navigation above to view Kailua Beach sea temperature, Kailua Beach photographs, Kailua Beach detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Kailua Beach webcams, current wind from HAW - Oahu live weather stations and Kailua Beach 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 Kailua Beach.