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Niijima - Awaii ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.0

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Niijima - Awaii Surf Guide

Niijima - Awaii in Izu Islands is an exposed beach/sandbar break that has inconsistent surf Offshore winds are from the west northwest. Most of the surf comes fis in the form of windswells and the ideal wave direction is from the south. The beach breaks offer lefts and rights. Good surf at all stages of the tide. Rarely crowded here. Watch out for dangerous rips.

Niijima - Awaii Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon beach  redBeach/sandbarIcon  s33.0
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
inconsistent
17.6°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Niijima - Awaii:

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

Surf Forecasts:

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

julyBest Season: summer
The best time of year for surfing Niijima - Awaii with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Summer and most often the month of July. Clean surfable waves are typically found 23% of the time in July while 26% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 51% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
23%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
26%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
51%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Niijima - Awaii Location Map

Interactive Niijima - Awaii 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 Niijima - Awaii is Miyakejima Airport (MMY) in Japan, 43 km (27 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Niijima - Awaii is Oshima Airport (OIM), also in Japan, 45 km (28 miles) away.

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Niijima - Awaii Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Wednesday, 3 March 2021, 06:16 Local Time
Wednesday 03
6AM9AM12PM3PM
Wave (m) 1.3
ESE
1.2
ESE
1.1
ESE
1.1
ESE
Period (s) 10 10 11 11
Wind (km/h) 55
NE 50
NE 35
NE 30
ENE
Wind State cross cross cross cross-
on

Swell History at Niijima - Awaii

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

Wind History at Niijima - Awaii

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

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