x

Japan Surf Reports and Surf Forecasts

Change Region | View our Interactive Surfmap
Conditions Summary
 Aha Point
Grey Star
2ft 10secs 104° 17mph WSW - Offshore - 242°
 Aja
 
3ft 5secs 213° 13mph W - Onshore - 269°
 Bowls
 
3ft 5secs 213° 13mph W - Onshore - 269°
 Buma
Grey Star
3.5ft 5secs 178° 11mph W - Onshore - 262°
 Castles
Grey Star
4ft 5secs 190° 15mph W - Cross/onshore - 259°
 Ikei
Grey Star
1.5ft 10secs 104° 11mph W - Offshore - 262°
 Ko Chan
Grey Star
2ft 10secs 104° 18mph W - Offshore - 266°
Add a New Surf SpotRegional Overview
A diverse and inlet-riven coastline which reaching into both the Sea of Japan and the Pacific Ocean. Japan is split into four main islands and countless smaller ones, as such the wind and swell options are abundant. They would be more profuse were it not for the amount of coastal development, which has destroyed many breaks. Beach breaks and points are the staple diet of surfers here but the most famous are the river-mouths which can offer classic conditions. The highlight of the year is typhoon season (August to October) when huge swells can produce fantastic waves at these locations. Short-lived but often good quality lows track up and down from the Pacific for the rest of the year. Water temperatures varies from 17 to 21°C or 63 to 70°F.
Aichi Prefecture
Chiba Prefecture
Kagoshima Prefecture
Kanagawa Prefecture
Kochi Prefecture
Miyazaki Prefecture
Okinawa Prefecture
Shizouka Prefecture
Find your Spot or other Local Information:
Yokino Photo Yokino Photo Yokino Photo Yokino Photo
Yokino Photo Yokino Photo Yokino Photo Yokino Photo
Yokino Photo Yokino Photo Yokino Photo Yokino Photo
Yokino Photo Yokino Photo Yokino Photo Yokino Photo
Local News
News Image Monteiro Lobos Champ
Brazil’s Marcos Monteiro taking the top prize of $10,000 in the season’s first Big Wave World Tour event.
News Image BWWT Gets Green Light
THE 2011/12 kicks off on Sat, May 28th at Punta de Lobos with face heights forecast in excess of 30ft.
News Image Merello's Lobos
PICHILEMU'S own Cristian Merello wins Quiksilver Ceremonial Punta De Lobos big wave contest in 30ft surf.
News Image Quiksilver Big Wave Surf Comp 2010
GREEN light: Quiksilver Big Wave Surf Competition in Chile “ON” for Wednesday, May 19, 2010
Play Button
Play Button
Play Button
Play Button
Play Button
Play Button
Play Button
Play Button
Play Button
Latest Charts
play
Swell Height Chart
play
Swell Period Chart
play
Wind Chart
play
Pressure Chart
play
Sea Temperature Chart