Kauai

Kauai clutches your senses and embraces your natural instincts for adventure and outdoor living. It lies just over 100 miles northwest of Oahu, across the Kauai Channel. It is the fourth largest island in the Hawaiian archipelago, much of which is national park.

The oldest of Hawaii's main islands, Mother Earth has had time to out on an unbelievable show. Also known as the 'Garden Isle', Kauai is renowned worldwide by hikers and kayakers for its breathtakingly beautiful trails. Discover heavenly beaches and soaring cliffs, from the surf mecca of Hanalei Bay to the chasms of Waimea Canyon.

Weather in Kauai

Kauai's climate is considered to be subtropical, notwithstanding its close proximity to the equator. The humidity and temperatures are not as severe as other tropical destinations, with the average temperature in summer being 27°C. Kauai climate remains quite consistent year round due to the refreshing trade wind that blows off the ocean.

The best times to visit Kauai are the season of summer and spring, between April and August. The autumn and winter months are generally less crowded, however this is the island's wet season.

Kauai

Anahola Bay

Anahola Bay
Surf Skill:
3
Break:
Right/Left
Surf Type:
  • Shortboarders
Season:
Jan - Apr, Nov - Dec
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Anahola Bay back spot that is good for all levels of surfer.

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Hanalei Bay

Hanalei Bay
Surf Skill:
3
Break:
Right
Surf Type:
  • Gun
  • Semi Gun
  • Shortboarders
Season:
Jan - Apr, Nov - Dec
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Hanalei Bay is one of the more popular spots in Kauai, even though its surrounded by lots of other waves. Hanalei is a long right-hand point break located on the eastern side of the bay.

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Mana Point

Mana Point
Surf Skill:
3
Break:
Right/Left
Surf Type:
  • Gun
  • Semi Gun
  • Shortboarders
Season:
Jan - Apr, Nov - Dec
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Polihale

Polihale
Surf Skill:
3
Break:
Right/Left
Surf Type:
  • Shortboarders
Season:
Jan - Apr, Nov - Dec
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Polihale is home to some shifty peaks that can tend to wall up. A combo swells from the right direction will usually provide some good shape.

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Tunnels

Tunnels
Surf Skill:
3
Break:
Right/Left
Surf Type:
  • Gun
  • Semi Gun
  • Shortboarders
Season:
Jan - Apr, Nov - Dec
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Tunnels is best in winter months with the more frequent Northerly groundswells and offshore southerly winds.

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