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Santos (Hachijojima Island) Surf Guide

Santos (Hachijojima Island) in Izu Islands is an exposed reef break that has fairly consistent surf. Offshore winds are from the west northwest. The optimum well angle is from the southeast. Rarely crowded here. Watch out for - Rocks.

Santos (Hachijojima Island) Spot Info

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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
20.7°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Santos (Hachijojima Island):

The best conditions reported for surf at Santos (Hachijojima Island) occur when a Southeast swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the West-northwest.

Surf Forecasts:

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

augustBest Season: summer
The best time of year for surfing Santos (Hachijojima Island) with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Summer and most often the month of August. Clean surfable waves are typically found 26% of the time in August while 58% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 16% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Santos (Hachijojima Island) Location Map

Interactive Santos (Hachijojima Island) 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 Santos (Hachijojima Island) is Hachijojima Airport (HAC) in Japan, which is 7 km (4 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Santos (Hachijojima Island) is Miyakejima Airport (MMY), also in Japan, 115 km (71 miles) away.

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Santos (Hachijojima Island) Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Sunday, 11 April 2021, 04:17 Local Time
Sunday 11
Wave (m) 2.5
Period (s) 8 8 7 7
Wind (km/h) 35
ENE 35
NE 35
NE 35
Wind State cross-

Swell History at Santos (Hachijojima Island)

Surf stats for Santos (Hachijojima Island), see the swell variation by month or season on the history page here.

Wind History at Santos (Hachijojima Island)

Wind stats for Santos (Hachijojima Island), see the variation in direction and stength by month or season on the history page here.

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We hope you find the new 12-day forecasts and additional details useful.

Kudos to everyone who helped us debug this over the past 3 months.

Be sure to click on the Advanced Surf option to see extra details about the sea-state. Look out for crossing swells and short period local wind swells and chop that will often spoil a groundswell even if the wind is perfect. As yet there is no allowance for this in the swell rating. This is something we are working on.