Using current weather, surf, public safety alerts and beach conditions we calculate hazard levels at eleven Big Island beaches. Hazard ratings may vary between nearshore and offshore. Use the switch below the map to toggle the display.

Select a beach from the map or list to learn more about current conditions and activities.

hawaii Alerts

High Surf Advisory
Jul 18 2018 - 3:13pm to Jul 19 2018 - 6:00am
...HIGH SURF ADVISORY FOR EAST FACING SHORES OF KAUAI OAHU MOLOKAI MAUI AND THE BIG ISLAND... ...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM HST THURSDAY... * SURF...5 to 8 feet along east... more