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Katahama Surf Guide

Katahama in Shizuoka . Offshore winds are from the northwest. The ideal swell direction from the southeast.

Katahama Spot Info

Type:Rating:
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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
27.5°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Katahama:

The best conditions reported for surf at Katahama 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 Katahama (for consistent clean waves)?

novemberBest Season: spring
The best time of year for surfing Katahama with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Spring and most often the month of November. Clean surfable waves are typically found 10% of the time in November while 14% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 76% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
10%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
14%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
76%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Katahama Location Map

Interactive Katahama 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 Katahama is Oshima Airport (OIM) in Japan, 105 km (65 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Katahama is Nagoya Airport (NGO), also in Japan, 132 km (82 miles) away.

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Katahama Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Monday, 15 August 2022, 00:53 Local Time
Monday 15
0AM3AM6AM9AM
Wave (m)
0.3
ESE
0.3
ESE
0.3
ESE
0.3
ESE
Period (s) 10 10 10 10
Wind (km/h)
20
20
20
20
Wind State cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off

Swell History at Katahama

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

Wind History at Katahama

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

Other Nearby Breaks Closest To:

Discover surf breaks near Katahama. Click below to view there surf guides.


Wave Buoys Nearest To Katahama: