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

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Kealia Surf Forecast and Surf Reports

(Kaua'i, USA)

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Kealia Spot ID:

Type: beach and reef

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell NE | Wind WSW

Sea Temperature Today is: 24.5 °C

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Monday, 30 March 2015, 00:37 Local time

Sun Monday 30
11PM 2AM 5AM 8AM
Wave (m) 1.3
Period (s) 14 14 13 8
Wind (km/h) 25
E 25
E 30
E 30
Wind State on cross-

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Kealia in Kaua'i is an exposed beach and reef break that has fairly consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. Works best in offshore winds from the west southwest. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the ideal swell angle is from the northeast. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves and in addition there are both left and right reef breaks. Surfable at all stages of the tide. It's often crowded here. Take care of rips and rocks.

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Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Kapaa, 3 km from Kealia.

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Kealia Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Lihue/Kauai Island Airport, 15 km from Kealia.

moderate winds from the ENE

Dry and partly cloudy
Air temperature
24 °C

Current weather near Kealia

Overall Kealia Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in March

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Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Kealia:

  (click location name for more details)
Closest break Unreals 4 mi
Second closest break Wailua/Horners 4 mi
Third closest break Kalapaki Beach 10 mi
Fourth closest break Ammonias 11 mi
Fifth closest break Kalihiwai 12 mi

Wave buoys nearest to Kealia:

Closest wave buoy NW Hawaii Buoy 211 mi
Second closest wave buoy W Hawaii Buoy 225 mi
Third closest wave buoy NW Hawaii Buoy 232 mi
Fourth closest wave buoy N Hawaii 1 Buoy 349 mi
Fifth closest wave buoy SW Hawaii Buoy 358 mi

Tide stations nearest to Kealia:

Closest tide station Kapaa 2 mi
Second closest tide station Hanamaulu Bay, Kauai Island 7 mi
Third closest tide station Nawiliwili 11 mi
Fourth closest tide station Hanalei Bay, Kauai Island 15 mi
Fifth closest tide station Port Allen, Hanapepe Bay, Kauai Island 22 mi

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Ski Resorts closest to Kealia:

Closest ski area Mt Ashland (United States) 2524 mi
Second closest ski area Mt Shasta (United States) 2532 mi
Third closest ski area Stover Mountain Ski Area (United States) 2551 mi
Fourth closest ski area Royal Gorge (United States) 2576 mi
Fifth closest ski area Soda Springs (United States) 2577 mi

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Town and city forecasts close to Kealia:

Closest city location Mililani Town (United States) 95 mi
Second closest city location Waipahu (United States) 97 mi
Third closest city location Pearl City (United States) 98 mi
Fourth closest city location Waimalu (United States) 100 mi
Fifth closest city location Kane'ohe (United States) 108 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.
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