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

Overall: 3.0

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Tawu Surf Guide

Tawu in - is an exposed river break that has unreliable waves. Summer offers the best conditions for surfing. Ideal winds are from the west northwest. Usually gets local windswells, but groundswells do happen and the best wave direction is from the southeast. The river break provides left and right handers. Rarely crowded here. Be wary of rips - they make surfing here dangerous.

Tawu Spot Info

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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp:

Surfing Tawu:

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

Surf Forecasts:

Taiwan wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Use the tab navigation above to view Tawu sea temperature, Tawu photographs, Tawu detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Tawu webcams, current wind from South live weather stations and Tawu tide predictions. The Taiwan swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Taiwan and the surrounding seas. These swell maps can be animated to show the different swell components, wave energy, wave period, wave heights, together with wind and weather forecasts, current weather and sea state observations from Taiwan wave-buoys, passing ships and coastal weather stations. Each of the forecast pages for this surf break feature a global and regional wavefinder tool to locate the best surf conditions in the area around Tawu

Tawu Surf:

Tuesday, 2 June 2020, 07:26 Local time
Tuesday 02
Wave (m) 0.3
Period (s) 10 10 6 9
Wind (km/h) 5
W 10
SW 15
SW 15
Wind State glass cross-

Tide Times:

At Tawu (0 km).

IS AT (local time)

Tawu Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Hengchun (=467590), 37 km from Tawu.


no report
Air temperature
26.8 °C

Current weather near Tawu

Overall Tawu Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in June

Surf stats for Tawu: see the swell variation by month.


Wind stats for Tawu: see the variation in direction and stength by month.

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Tawu Location Maps

Tawu Location Map

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Use this relief map to navigate to South surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of Tawu

Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Tawu:

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Wave buoys nearest to Tawu:

Tide stations nearest to Tawu:

  • Closest tide station
    24 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    Taitung City
    35 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    44 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    53 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    Tainan City
    64 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to Tawu is Fengnin Airport (TTT) in Taiwan, 53 km (33 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Tawu is Pingtung South Airport (PIF), also in Taiwan, 58 km (36 miles) away.
  • Third is Kaohsiung International Airport (KHH) in Taiwan, 62 km (39 miles) away.
  • Green Island Airport (GNI) in Taiwan is 71 km (44 miles) away.
  • Lanyu Airport (KYD), also in Taiwan is the fifth nearest airport to Tawu and is 74 km (46 miles) away.
Tawu break location map and break info