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Sakawa River ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.2

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Sakawa River Spot ID

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Type: river

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SE | Wind NW

Sea Temperature Today is: 17.3 °C

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Friday, 15 December 2017, 23:15 Local time
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6PM9PM0AM3AM
Wave (m) 0.1
SE
0.1
SE
0.2
ESE
0.2
ENE
Period (s) 12 12 12 13
Wind (km/h) 5
W 10
WNW 10
W 20
W
Wind State glass cross-
off
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Sakawa River in Kanagawa and Chiba is a fairly exposed river break that has fairly consistent surf Offshore winds blow from the northwest. Windswells are much more common than groundswells and the ideal wave angle is from the southeast. The river breaks are all rights. When it's working here, it can get crowded. Watch out for rocks.

Japan wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Odawara, 2 km from Sakawa River.

IS AT (local time)

Sakawa River Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Odawara Shi wx, 4 km from Sakawa River.

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Air temperature
4.0 °C

Current weather near Sakawa River

Overall Sakawa River Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in December

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Sakawa River Location Maps

Sakawa River Location Map

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Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Sakawa River:

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Wave buoys nearest to Sakawa River:

Tide stations nearest to Sakawa River:

  • Closest tide station
    1 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    6 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    7 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    10 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    12 mi
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Ski Resorts closest to Sakawa River:

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Town and city forecasts close to Sakawa River:

  • Closest city location
    1 mi
  • Second closest city location
    7 mi
  • Third closest city location
    7 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    10 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    11 mi

Airports

  • The closest passenger airport to Sakawa River is Oshima Airport (OIM) in Japan, 54 km (34 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Sakawa River is Yokota Ab Airport (OKO), also in Japan, 60 km (37 miles) away.
  • Third is Tokyo International Airport (HND) in Japan, 67 km (42 miles) away.
  • New Tokyo International Airport (NRT) in Japan is 127 km (79 miles) away.
  • Miyakejima Airport (MMY), also in Japan is the fifth nearest airport to Sakawa River and is 135 km (84 miles) away.
Sakawa River break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Sakawa River, Kanagawa. Use the tab navigation above to view Sakawa River sea temperature, Sakawa River photographs, Sakawa River detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Sakawa River webcams, current wind from Kanagawa live weather stations and Sakawa River tide predictions. The Japan swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Japan 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 Japan 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 Sakawa River.