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Hanalei Bay ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.8
Consistency of Surf: 3.7
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 1.6

Overall: 3.4

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Hanalei Bay Surf Forecast / HAW – Kaua'i / USA

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 1 am Friday 16 Apr 2021 HST
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Hanalei Bay surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Hanalei Bay sea temperature is 24.0 °C (Statistics for 16 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 24.3 max: 25.2 min: 23.4 °C)
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Icon legend windLive Wind Speed (km/h)
Hanalei Bay surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Hanalei Bay sea temperature is 24.0 °C (Statistics for 16 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 24.3 max: 25.2 min: 23.4 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for HAW - Kaua'i

  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Hanalei Bay (calm at Kīlauea wx 12 km from Hanalei Bay).

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How big are the waves at Hanalei Bay today?

The current surf forecast for Hanalei Bay at 8AM is: 1.3m 9s primary swell from a North direction and 0.7m 7s secondary swell from a East-northeast direction (forecast issued at 01:00am April 16). The wind direction is predicted to be cross-offshore and the swell rating is 3.

Time (HST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (16 Apr)4.5ft (1.4m)9s
Afternoon (16 Apr)4.5ft (1.4m)9s
Evening (16 Apr)3ft (0.9m)13s

Table - waves today at Hanalei Bay. (Swell directed towards the surf break)

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Rating
(10 max)
Swell
Height Map
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
Period(s) (?)
Wave
Graph
(?)Metric surfscale
Energy (?)
Wind
(km/h)
Wind State (?)
onshore
cross-onshore
cross-shore
cross-offshore
offshore
glassy
High Tide
/ height (m)
Low Tide
/ height (m)
Summary
Rain (mm)
Temp. °C
Chill °C (?)
Sunrise
Sunset
Friday
16
Saturday
17
Sunday
18
Monday
19
Tuesday
20
Wednesday
21
Thursday
22
Friday
23
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T hawaiiunitedstates.htsgw.metric.54.cc23T hawaiiunitedstates.htsgw.metric.60.cc23T hawaiiunitedstates.htsgw.metric.72.cc23
T hawaiiunitedstates.htsgw.metric.78.cc23T hawaiiunitedstates.htsgw.metric.84.cc23T hawaiiunitedstates.htsgw.metric.96.cc23
T hawaiiunitedstates.htsgw.metric.102.cc23T hawaiiunitedstates.htsgw.metric.108.cc23T hawaiiunitedstates.htsgw.metric.120.cc23
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1.2
NNW
1.3
NNW
1.3
NNW
1.3
N
1.4
N
1.4
N
1.4
N
0.9
NNW
1.4
NNW
1.4
NNW
1.3
NNW
1.4
NNW
1.2
NNW
1.3
NNW
1.2
NNW
1.2
NNW
1.1
NNW
1.2
NNW
1.4
NNW
1.6
N
1.6
N
1.5
N
1.4
NNW
1.3
NNW
1.3
NNW
1.2
NNW
1.2
NNW
1.1
NNW
1.1
NNW
1
NNW
1
N
0.9
NNW
0.9
NNW
0.9
NNW
0.8
NNW
0.8
N
0.7
N
0.7
N
0.6
N
0.6
N
0.4
NNW
0.7
NW
1.3
NNW
1.6
NNW
1.7
NNW
1.7
NNW
1.7
NNW
1.7
NNW
1.6
NNW
1.5
NNW
1.4
NW
1.4
NNW
1.3
NNW
1.2
NNW
1.3
NNW
1.1
NNW
1.1
NNW
1.1
NNW
1
NNW
1.3
NNW
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10
ENE
10
ENE
10
ENE
5
E
10
ENE
10
NNE
10
NNE
10
NE
10
NNE
15
NE
15
NNE
15
NE
10
NE
15
NE
15
ENE
10
E
10
E
10
E
10
E
10
E
15
E
20
E
20
E
15
ESE
15
ESE
5
SSE
5
S
5
S
10
NNE
10
NNE
10
NNE
5
E
5
E
5
ESE
5
SE
5
SSE
5
NNE
5
N
5
NE
5
E
5
ESE
5
ENE
5
NNE
5
ESE
10
ENE
10
NE
10
E
10
E
10
ESE
5
ESE
5
ESE
5
ENE
10
NE
15
ENE
10
ENE
10
E
10
E
5
E
5
E
10
NE
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off
crosscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offcross-
off
glasscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
off
cross-
off
glassglassglasscross-
on
glassglasscross-
off
cross-
off
glassglassglasscrosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscrosscrosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross
3:43AM
0.18
6:10PM
0.52
7:15PM
0.50
8:29PM
0.50
8:46AM
0.10
9:38PM
0.50
10:35AM
0.14
10:34PM
0.52
11:24AM
0.20
11:20PM
0.52
12:04PM
0.28
12:00AM
0.52
12:14AM
0.13
9:45AM
-0.01
10:16AM
0.02
11:02AM
0.04
6:12AM
0.09
12:25PM
0.06
5:37AM
0.07
2:13PM
0.07
5:43AM
0.05
3:41PM
0.07
5:58AM
0.02
4:52PM
0.05
6:18AM
-0.01

Note: the tide data above is calculated at the surf break location.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Hanalei Bay blow from the SSE

Friday
16
Saturday
17
Sunday
18
Monday
19
Tuesday
20
Wednesday
21
Thursday
22
Friday
23
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rain showers
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partially cloudy
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clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
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clear
clear
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clear
clear
partially cloudy
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cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
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partially cloudy
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