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Niyodo Rivermouth ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.8
Consistency of Surf: 1.8
Difficulty Level: 3.4
Wind and Kite Surfing: 2.0
Crowds: 1.8

Overall: 2.4

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Niyodo Rivermouth Surf Guide

Niyodo Rivermouth in Shikoku is an exposed rivermouth break Works best in offshore winds from the north. Usually gets local windswells, but groundswells do happen and the best wave direction is from the south. Waves at the beach break both left and right. It's sometimes crowded here. Surfing here means negotiating dangerous rips.

Niyodo Rivermouth Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon river  redRivermouthIcon  s22.4
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
rarely breaks
16.0°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Niyodo Rivermouth:

The best conditions reported for surf at Niyodo Rivermouth occur when a South swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the North.

Surf Forecasts:

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

septemberBest Season: summer
The best time of year for surfing Niyodo Rivermouth with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Summer and most often the month of September. Clean surfable waves are typically found 20% of the time in September while 24% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 56% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
20%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
24%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
56%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Niyodo Rivermouth Location Map

Interactive Niyodo Rivermouth 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 Niyodo Rivermouth is Kochi Airport (KCZ) in Japan, 2 km (1 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Niyodo Rivermouth is Takamatsu Airport (TAK), also in Japan, 81 km (50 miles) away.

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Niyodo Rivermouth Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Friday, 5 March 2021, 15:22 Local Time
Friday 05
12PM3PM6PM9PM
Wave (m) 3.5
ESE
3.5
ESE
3.0
E
3.0
E
Period (s) 9 9 9 9
Wind (km/h) 25
E 15
ENE 5
NNW 5
N
Wind State cross cross-
off
glass off

Swell History at Niyodo Rivermouth

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

Wind History at Niyodo Rivermouth

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

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