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 Warning
Dec 10 2017 - 3:23pm to Dec 11 2017 - 6:00am
...HIGH SURF WARNING FOR NORTH AND WEST FACING SHORES OF NIIHAU KAUAI OAHU AND MOLOKAI...AND FOR NORTH FACING SHORES OF MAUI... ...HIGH SURF ADVISORY FOR NORTH FACING SHORES OF THE BIG ISLAND... .A... more