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Ikei Island ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.5
Consistency of Surf: 3.5
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 4.0
Crowds: 2.5

Overall: 2.9

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Ikei Island Surf Guide

Ikei Island in Okinawa is an exposed reef break that has reasonably consistent surf. Summer offers the best conditions for surfing. The best wind direction is from the west southwest. Waves more likely to be from local windswells than distant groundswells and the best wave direction is from the northeast. Both left and right reef breaks. When the surf is up, it can get quite busy in the water. Beware of coral, urchins, rips and sharks.

Ikei Island Spot Info

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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp:
fairly consistent27.7°C

Surfing Ikei Island:

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

Surf Forecasts:

Japan wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

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

Ikei Island Surf:

Friday, 3 July 2020, 00:54 Local time
Friday 03
Wave (m) 0.4
Period (s) 9 9 9 9
Wind (km/h) 15
SSE 15
SSW 15
SSW 15
Wind State cross-

Tide Times:

For Balls Bowls, 8 km from Ikei Island.

IS AT (local time)

Ikei Island Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Miyagijima, 5 km from Ikei Island.

light winds from the WSW

Heavy rain
Air temperature
24.1 °C

Current weather near Ikei Island

Overall Ikei Island Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in July


Surf stats for Ikei Island: see the swell variation by month.

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

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Ikei Island Location Maps

Ikei Island 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 Ikei Island

Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Ikei Island:

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Wave buoys nearest to Ikei Island:

Tide stations nearest to Ikei Island:

  • Closest tide station
    9 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    9 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    11 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    11 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    13 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to Ikei Island is Kadena Ab Airport (DNA) in Japan, 24 km (15 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Ikei Island is Naha Airport (OKA), also in Japan, 42 km (26 miles) away.
  • Third is Yoron Airport (RNJ) in Japan, 82 km (51 miles) away.
  • Kumejima Airport (UEO) in Japan is 128 km (80 miles) away.
  • Tokunoshima Airport (TKN), also in Japan is the fifth nearest airport to Ikei Island and is 182 km (113 miles) away.
Ikei Island break location map and break info