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Kapukahehu/Dixies ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 2.0

Overall: 3.2

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Kapukahehu/Dixies Surf Guide

Kapukahehu/Dixies in Molokai is an exposed reef break that has fairly consistent surf. Summer offers the favoured conditions for surfing. The best wind direction is from the east southeast. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the ideal swell angle is from the southwest. There is a left breaking reef. It's often crowded here. Hazards include rocks, coral,wreck and sharks.

Kapukahehu/Dixies Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon reef  redReefIcon  s33.2
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
24.8°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Kapukahehu/Dixies:

The best conditions reported for surf at Kapukahehu/Dixies occur when a Southwest swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the East-southeast.

Surf Forecasts:

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

juneBest Season: summer
The best time of year for surfing Kapukahehu/Dixies with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Summer and most often the month of June. Clean surfable waves are typically found 63% of the time in June while 11% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 26% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
63%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
11%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
26%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Kapukahehu/Dixies Location Map

Interactive Kapukahehu/Dixies 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 Kapukahehu/Dixies is Molokai Airport (MKK) in Usa Molokai Isl., 21 km (13 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Kapukahehu/Dixies is Lanai Airport (LNY) in Usa Lanai Isl., 53 km (33 miles) away.

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Kapukahehu/Dixies Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Thursday, 22 April 2021, 07:16 Local Time
Thursday 22
5AM8AM11AM2PM
Wave (m) 0.4
SSW
0.4
SSW
0.5
SW
0.5
SW
Period (s) 12 18 18 18
Wind (km/h) 20
E 20
E 20
ENE 30
ENE
Wind State cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off

Swell History at Kapukahehu/Dixies

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

Wind History at Kapukahehu/Dixies

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

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