Using current weather, surf, public safety alerts and beach conditions we calculate hazard levels at ten Kauai 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.

Kauai South Shore
Nearshore Offshore Beach
Kekaha Beach Park
Salt Pond Beach Park
Poipu Beach Park
Kauai East Shore
Nearshore Offshore Beach
Lydgate Pond
Lydgate Beach
Kealia Beach Park
Anahola Beach Park
Kauai North Shore
Nearshore Offshore Beach
Hanalei Bay
Haena Beach Park
Keʻe Beach

kauai Alerts

High Surf Advisory
May 26 2017 - 4:02am to May 28 2017 - 6:00am

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY FOR SOUTH FACING SHORES... .HAZARDOUS SURF IS EXPECTED THROUGH THE HOLIDAY WEEKEND AS A SOUTH SWELL FILLS IN AND PEAKS. A COMBINATION OF LARGE SURF AND RECORD LEVEL KING TIDES... more