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Big Island Surf Report for Monday, January 22nd, 2018

High Surf Advisory

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

Small Craft Advisories are in effect for all Hawaiian waters exposed to the Northeast Tradewinds of 15- 25 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 not only the largest stock of surfboards on the Big Island but also the most variety in designs from surfcraft designed by 11 Time World Champ Kelly Slater along with a fine selection of Firewires, Boards by Dean Edwards, JG Hawaii, Jon Lalane 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 3- 5ft. plus
Beach breaks  & Points from Hamakua to North Kohala 4- 6ft. plus
Northwest Shore 1- 2ft.
Southwest Shore 2- 4ft. & increasing
Southeast Shore 4- 6ft. plus

Low Tide

.4 @ 1:19 PM

High Tide

1.4 @ 7:13 PM


6:07 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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