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Kojima Surf Guide

Kojima in Kyu Shu is an exposed beach break that has reasonably consistent surf. Autumn and winter are the best times of year for waves. Offshore winds blow from the west northwest. Most of the surf comes fis in the form of windswells and the optimum wave angle is from the southeast. The beach break provides left and right handers. Good surf at all stages of the tide. When the surf is up, it can get quite busy in the water.

Kojima Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon beachBeachIcon  s32.8
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
28.6°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Kojima:

The best conditions reported for surf at Kojima occur when a Southeast swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the West-northwest.

Surf Forecasts:

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

decemberBest Season: spring
The best time of year for surfing Kojima with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Spring and most often the month of December. Clean surfable waves are typically found 46% of the time in December while 27% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 27% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
46%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
27%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
27%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Kojima Location Map

Interactive Kojima 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 Kojima is Miyazaki Airport (KMI) in Japan, 49 km (30 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Kojima is Kagoshima Airport (KOJ), also in Japan, 74 km (46 miles) away.

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Kojima Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Friday, 19 August 2022, 19:33 Local Time
FriSat
6PM9PM0AM3AM
Wave (m)
1
S
1.3
SSW
1.2
SSW
1
SSW
Period (s) 7 6 6 6
Wind (km/h)
20
15
15
10
Wind State cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off

Swell History at Kojima

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

Wind History at Kojima

Wind stats for Kojima, 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 Kojima. Click below to view there surf guides.

    • Icon reef  redReef
    • Icon  s32.8
    Reliability: inconsistent
    9km away
    • Icon reef  redReef
    • Icon  s43.5
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    14km away
    • Icon river  redRiver
    • Icon  s32.7
    Reliability: inconsistent
    18km away
    • Icon beachBeach
    • Icon  s32.7
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    19km away
    • Icon reef  redReef
    • Icon  s33.0
    Reliability: inconsistent
    22km away

Wave Buoys Nearest To Kojima: