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

Overall: 3.2

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Californias Surf Guide

Californias in Okinawa is a reasonably exposed reef break that has quite reliable surf. The favoured time of year for waves is autumn. Works best in offshore winds from the east northeast. Windswells are much more typical than groudswells and the ideal wave angle is from the north. Both right (best) and left reef breaks.. Likely to be crowded if working. Beware of rips, coral and sharks.

Californias Spot Info

Type:Rating:
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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp:
fairly consistent28.2°C

Surfing Californias:

The best conditions reported for surf at Californias occur when a North swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the East-northeast.

Surf Forecasts:

Japan wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Use the tab navigation above to view Californias sea temperature, Californias photographs, Californias detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Californias webcams, current wind from Okinawa live weather stations and Californias 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 Californias


Californias Surf:

Tuesday, 7 July 2020, 17:34 Local time
TueWed
6PM9PM0AM3AM
Wave (m) 0.4
E
0.1
E
0.1
E
0.6
W
Period (s) 9 7 9 6
Wind (km/h) 20
SSW 15
SSW 15
SSW 20
SSW
Wind State cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on



Tide Times:

For Toya, Okinawa, Japan, 4 km from Californias.

IS AT (local time)

Californias Tide Times and Tide Chart


Live Weather:

At Kadena Air Force Base Airport, 2 km from Californias.

fresh winds from the SSW

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Clear
Air temperature
32.0 °C

Current weather near Californias

Overall Californias Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in July

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Surf stats for Californias: see the swell variation by month.


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Wind stats for Californias: see the variation in direction and stength by month.


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Californias Location Maps

Californias Location Map

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Use this relief map to navigate to Okinawa surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of Californias

Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Californias:

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Wave buoys nearest to Californias:

Tide stations nearest to Californias:

  • Closest tide station
    Toya
    2 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    Chatan
    4 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    Awase
    7 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    Ginowan
    7 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    Urasoe-shiyakusho
    7 mi

Airports

  • The closest passenger airport to Californias is Kadena Ab Airport (DNA) in Japan, 2 km (1 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Californias is Naha Airport (OKA), also in Japan, 20 km (12 miles) away.
  • Third is Yoron Airport (RNJ) in Japan, 101 km (63 miles) away.
  • Kumejima Airport (UEO) in Japan is 103 km (64 miles) away.
  • Tokunoshima Airport (TKN), also in Japan is the fifth nearest airport to Californias and is 200 km (124 miles) away.
Californias break location map and break info