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Kanegahama ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 2.8

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Kanegahama break guide

Kanegahama Surf Guide

Kanegahama in Kyu Shu is an exposed beach break that has fairly consistent surf The best wind direction is from the northwest. Most of the surf comes fis in the form of windswells and the ideal wave angle is from the southeast. The beach breaks offer lefts and rights. When the surf is up, it can get quite busy in the water. Be wary of rips - they make surfing here dangerous.

Kanegahama Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon beachBeachIcon  s32.8
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
23.1°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Kanegahama:

The best conditions reported for surf at Kanegahama occur when a Southeast swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the Northwest.

Surf Forecasts:

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

octoberBest Season: autumn
The best time of year for surfing Kanegahama with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Autumn and most often the month of October. Clean surfable waves are typically found 51% of the time in October while 36% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 13% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
51%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
36%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
13%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Kanegahama Location Map

Interactive Kanegahama 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 Kanegahama is Miyazaki Airport (KMI) in Japan, 57 km (35 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Kanegahama is Kumamoto Airport (KMJ), also in Japan, 90 km (56 miles) away.

Icon breakBreak
Icon legend buoysLive Wave Height (m)
Icon legend windLive Wind Speed (km/h)
Please note that some surf spot locations are approximate to protect their exact location while others are not shown at close zoom level.
Kanegahama Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Sunday, 20 June 2021, 16:51 Local Time
SunMon
6PM9PM0AM3AM
Wave (m) 0.4
ENE
0.5
SE
0.3
SE
0.3
SE
Period (s) 8 6 13 13
Wind (km/h)
10
5
10
10
Wind State cross-
on
glass off off

Swell History at Kanegahama

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

Wind History at Kanegahama

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

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    • Icon  s32.7
    Reliability: inconsistent
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    • Icon reefReef and point
    • Icon  s33.0
    Reliability: inconsistent
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    • Icon reef  redReef
    • Icon  s33.0
    Reliability: inconsistent
    14km away

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