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
Feb 24 2018 - 3:35pm to Feb 26 2018 - 6:00am
...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT FOR EAST FACING SHORES OF KAUAI OAHU MOLOKAI MAUI AND THE BIG ISLAND... .Strong high pressure to the north northeast will produce elevated surf along east facing... more

Flood Advisory
Feb 25 2018 - 12:04am to 1:45am
...THE FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 145 AM HST FOR THE ISLAND OF KAUAI IN KAUAI COUNTY... At 1153 PM HST, radar indicated moderate to heavy rain along windward slopes and northern sections... more