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Futami Surf Guide

Futami in Okinawa is a very sheltered beach break. Summer offers the best conditions for surfing.. Most of the surf comes fis in the form of windswells and the best wave direction is from the northeast. The beach break provides left and right handers. Relatively few surfers here, even on good days. Beware of .

Futami Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon beach  redBeachIcon  s32.7
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
rarely breaks
29.6°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Futami:

The best conditions reported for surf at Futami occur when a Northeast swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the West-northwest.

Surf Forecasts:

What's the best time of year to surf Futami (for consistent clean waves)?

octoberBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Futami with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Winter and most often the month of October. Clean surfable waves are typically found 1% of the time in October while 1% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 97% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
1%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
1%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
97%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Futami Location Map

Interactive Futami surf break location map. View information about nearby surf breaks, their wave consistency and rating compared to other spots in the region. Current swell conditions from local buoys are shown along with live wind speed and direction from nearby weather stations. Click icons on the map for more detail. The closest passenger airport to Futami is Kadena Ab Airport (DNA) in Japan, 35 km (22 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Futami is Naha Airport (OKA), also in Japan, 56 km (35 miles) away.

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Icon legend buoysLive Wave Height (m)
Icon legend windLive Wind Speed (km/h)
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Futami Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Wednesday, 10 August 2022, 01:08 Local Time
Wednesday 10
0AM3AM6AM9AM
Wave (m)
0.4
ESE
0.4
ESE
0.4
ESE
0.4
ESE
Period (s) 9 10 9 10
Wind (km/h)
15
10
5
10
Wind State on on cross-
on
cross-
on

Swell History at Futami

Surf stats for Futami, see the swell variation by month or season on the history page here.

Wind History at Futami

Wind stats for Futami, see the variation in direction and stength by month or season on the history page here.

Other Nearby Breaks Closest To:

Discover surf breaks near Futami. Click below to view there surf guides.

    • Icon reef  redReef
    • Icon  s32.7
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    4km away
    • Icon reef  redReef
    • Icon  s33.3
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    14km away
    • Icon point  redPoint
    • Icon  s22.4
    Reliability: inconsistent
    14km away
    • Icon reef  redReef
    • Icon  s32.9
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    17km away
    • Icon reef  redReef
    • Icon  s22.3
    Reliability: inconsistent
    22km away

Wave Buoys Nearest To Futami: