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Big Island Surf Report for Monday, January 15th, 2018

High Surf Advisory

A HIGH SURF WARNING is in effect for the NORTH & WEST facing shores of all the islands.

Northeast winds of 10 - 20 kts.

With every purchase of QUIKSILVER or ROXY, get a FREE Big Wave Poster of JAWS- featuring Men Who Ride Mountains- while supplies last!!

Orchid Land Surf has the most new surfboards on the Big Island with surfcraft designed by 11 Time World Champ Kelly Slater along with a fine selection of Firewires, Boards by Dean Edwards, JG Hawaii and custom shapes by Stan Lawrence. Also a great selection of used boards. Check us out- the oldest, most respected surf shop on the Big Island.

The new SHARKBANZ are here at Orchid Land Surf. Cost is only $69. REDUSE the RISK!

Northeast Shore 1- 2ft. @ Honoli'i with larger waves at the Keaukaha spots.
Beach breaks  & Points from Hamakua to North Kohala 4- 6ft. plus
Northwest Shore 3- 5ft
Southwest Shore 3- 5ft.
Southeast Shore 1- 2ft.

Low Tide

.6 @ 9:23 AM

High Tide

1.4 @ 2:03 PM


6:02 PM

Surf heights are based on “face value” i.e. 1-2’: Ankle-to-knee high; 3-4’: Waist high; 4-6’: Chest high-to-overhead, and so on.


Check back regularly. We will be adding more surf reports, wave cams, contest results, and many other surf links as we discover them. If you know of a link we should add send it to our email address below.


Check out the results page for details of the 2017 Pro-Am with some great photos by David Prager & Kai Bradley with a link to the updated photo gallery with lots of shots from the contest.

A "Big Mahalo" out to all the volunteers and sponsors that made last year's Quiksilver - Big Island Toyota Big Island Pro AM Surfing Trials happen.



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Photo from most recent contest.

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