WEATHER & SURF

No amount of effort we could expend could match the thoroughness of the University of Hawaii or the National Weather Service when it comes to Hawaii weather. We use them everyday when deciding our activities. We’ve also found some other resources that are very helpful.


CURRENT FORECASTS

State Forecast by Region

Current Surf Information (Mainly O‘ahu but info usually good for all islands)

Current and forecast Surf information

Current Tide Information (All islands)

Current Weather Readings from atop Big Island’s Mauna Kea (Server seems to choke a lot)

Current Weather Readings from atop Maui’s Haleakala

Current Winds in the Islands

Current Sea Surface Temps for Hawaii


EMERGENCY & SAFETY

Civil Defense (O‘ahu site with links to all island emergency information and updates)

Hawaii Beach Safety (All islands – very useful site)


CURRENT SATELLITE IMAGES

Latest Visible Satellite Shot of Hawaii

Latest Infrared Satellite Shot of Hawaii

High Resolution Close-up Satellite Shots of the Different Islands (Excellent quality)

Latest North Pacific Shot Enhanced (Very helpful for weather geeks)

Infrared of Hawaiian Islands

Infrared of West Hawaii to Mainland

Current Radar of Hawaii


OTHER IMAGES

Current Shots from Top of Mauna Kea (At 13,600 feet near summit)

Current Shot from Atop Mauna Loa Weather Observant


 

Andrew Doughty - Author
Andrew Doughty

Andrew Doughty is the famous author of the widely popular Hawaii Revealed series including Kauai Revealed, Oahu Revealed, Maui Revealed and the Big Island Revealed. He moved to Kauai many years ago after he fell in love with the beauty of the islands and decided to never go back. He is known for his candid opinion on each of Hawaii’s attractions, be it a restaurant, a helicopter ride, a beach or a resort. For the last two decades, he has managed to keep his identity anonymous so that his reviews can remain unbiased and only be influenced by his own opinions and thoughts. You can learn more about his beautiful journey at this link – About the author

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