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

Overall: 3.3

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Chokusen Spot ID

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Type: reef

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell SE | Wind W

Sea Temperature Today is: 19.5 °C

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Saturday, 29 February 2020, 11:30 Local time
Saturday 29
Wave (m) 1.6
Period (s) 6 7 6 7
Wind (km/h) 15
WSW 15
W 10
Wind State cross-
off cross-

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Chokusen in Kyu Shu is an exposed reef break that has unreliable waves Offshore winds blow from the west. Most of the surf comes fis in the form of windswells and the best wave direction is from the southeast. Both left and right reef breaks. It very rarely gets crowded here. Take care of rips and rocks.

Japan wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Aburatu, Miyazaki, Japan, 7 km from Chokusen.

IS AT (local time)

Chokusen Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Aburatsu, 10 km from Chokusen.

light winds from the W

Continuous light rain
Air temperature
12.1 °C

Current weather near Chokusen

Overall Chokusen Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in February

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


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

Chokusen Location Maps

Chokusen Location Map

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Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Chokusen:

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Wave buoys nearest to Chokusen:

Tide stations nearest to Chokusen:

  • Closest tide station
    4 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    6 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    8 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    Tonoura (Miyazaki)
    10 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    11 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to Chokusen is Miyazaki Airport (KMI) in Japan, 27 km (17 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Chokusen is Kagoshima Airport (KOJ), also in Japan, 73 km (45 miles) away.
  • Third is Tanegashima Airport (TNE) in Japan, 130 km (81 miles) away.
  • Kumamoto Airport (KMJ) in Japan is 146 km (91 miles) away.
  • Yakushima Airport (KUM), also in Japan is the fifth nearest airport to Chokusen and is 159 km (99 miles) away.
Chokusen break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Chokusen, Kyu Shu. Use the tab navigation above to view Chokusen sea temperature, Chokusen photographs, Chokusen detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Chokusen webcams, current wind from Kyu Shu live weather stations and Chokusen 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 Chokusen.