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Kealia ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.5
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 2.0

Overall: 3.4

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Kealia Spot ID

Coasting Along, Kealia photo


Photo credit: Don Caswell

360, Kealia photo


Photo credit: Don Caswell

Type: beach and reef

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell NE | Wind WSW

Sea Temperature Today is: 26.0 °C

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Friday, 1 July 2016, 01:37 Local time
ThuFriday 01
Wave (m) 1.7
Period (s) 7 7 7 7
Wind (km/h) 25
E 25
ENE 25
ENE 25
Wind State on on on on

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Kealia in Kauai is an exposed beach and reef break that has reasonably consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. The best wind direction is from the west southwest. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the best swell direction is from the northeast. The beach breaks offer lefts and rights and in addition there are both left and right reef breaks.. Surfable at all stages of the tide. It's often crowded here. Beware of rips and rocks.

Hawaii, United States wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Kapaa, 3 km from Kealia.

IS AT (local time)

Kealia Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Kapaa, 4 km from Kealia.


Air temperature
24 °C

Current weather near Kealia

Overall Kealia Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in July

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Kealia Location Maps

Kealia Location Map

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Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Kealia:

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Wave buoys nearest to Kealia:

Tide stations nearest to Kealia:

  • Closest tide station
    2 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    Hanamaulu Bay, Kauai Island
    7 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    11 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    Hanalei Bay, Kauai Island
    15 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    Port Allen, Hanapepe Bay, Kauai Island
    22 mi
snow forecast website

Ski Resorts closest to Kealia:

  • Closest ski area
    Mt Ashland
    2524 mi
  • Second closest ski area
    Mt Shasta
    2532 mi
  • Third closest ski area
    Stover Mountain Ski Area
    2551 mi
  • Fourth closest ski area
    Royal Gorge
    2576 mi
  • Fifth closest ski area
    Soda Springs
    2577 mi
city weather forecast website

Town and city forecasts close to Kealia:

  • Closest city location
    Mililani Town
    95 mi
  • Second closest city location
    97 mi
  • Third closest city location
    Pearl City
    98 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    108 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    109 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to Kealia is Lihue Airport (LIH) in Usa Kauai Isl., 14 km (9 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Kealia is Barking Sands Pmrf Airport (BKH), also in Usa Kauai Isl., 50 km (31 miles) away.
  • Third is Dillingham Airport (HDH) in Usa Oahu Isl., 127 km (79 miles) away.
  • Honolulu International Airport (HNL) in Usa Oahu Isl. is 167 km (104 miles) away.
  • Kaneohe Bay Mcaf Airport (NGF), also in Usa Oahu Isl. is the fifth nearest airport to Kealia and is 175 km (109 miles) away.
Kealia break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Kealia, HAW - Kaua'i. Use the tab navigation above to view Kealia sea temperature, Kealia photographs, Kealia detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Kealia webcams, current wind from HAW - Kaua'i live weather stations and Kealia 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 Kealia.