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PKs ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 2.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 2.9

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  1. weather stationWind Update The wind is still offshore at PKs (fresh winds from the NNE at Lihue/Kauai Island Airport 18 km from PKs). 0.8m 9 s period swell from SE with 1.4m 7 s period wind swell from ENE
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18 km away, 1 h 13 min ago

Moderate
30 km/h
NNE
29.0
26.9
Air / Water (°C)
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PKs Surf Forecast / HAW – Kaua'i / USA

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 1 pm Thursday 28 Jul 2016 HST

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

Today's PKs sea temperature is 26.9 °C (Statistics for 28 Jul 1981-2005 - mean: 26.5 max: 27.1 min: 25.6 °C)

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Swell
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Wave Height (m) & direction (?)

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Wave
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Energy(?)73424366336268858177535151747171535288869492131
Wind
(km/h)
25 ENE25
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High Tide
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10:59PM
0.35
1:08PM
0.68

12:14AM
0.34
1:53PM
0.72

1:20AM
0.34

2:32PM
0.75
2:06AM
0.36

3:13PM
0.75
2:56AM
0.37

3:50PM
0.74
3:36AM
0.39

4:21PM
0.72
4:19AM
0.40



Low Tide
/ height (m)
7:11PM
0.29

5:24AM
0.07

8:09PM
0.24
6:17AM
0.05

8:50PM
0.21
7:08AM
0.04

9:31PM
0.18
7:57AM
0.03

10:05PM
0.17
8:41AM
0.04

10:32PM
0.16
9:19AM
0.06

11:04PM
0.15
9:56AM
0.09


Note: the tide data above is for Acid Drops which is 1 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for PKs.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at PKs blow from the NNE.
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Summary
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High °C
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Low °C
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Chill °C (?)
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Sunrise
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Sunset
7:19--7:17--7:17--7:16--7:16--7:15--7:15--7:15-
Short Range Forecast: Moderate rain (total 10mm), heaviest on Sat afternoon. Warm air temperatures (max 27°C on Fri morning, min 25°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.Long Range Forecast:Moderate rain (total 19mm), heaviest on Mon afternoon. Warm air temperatures (max 27°C on Mon morning, min 24°C on Wed night). Wind will be generally light.

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Information about the PKs Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for PKs provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 7 days. A general guide to surfing at PKs can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our PKs 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 (PKs) 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 PKs 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.

Are you planning a vacation in Kaua'i? If you are looking for accommodation near PKs, camping, hotels and condos and appartments in Kaua'i, consider staying in Nawiliwili which is 16 km (10 miles) away. Alternatively, find information about places to stay and car hire in Lihue - Kauai which is 18 km (11 miles) away