Wave/Buoy Data Around the Hawaiian Islands


Buoy Surf data from NDBC
Mesomap of nearby weather buoys

 Significant Wave Height @ Period   Swell height @ Period   Wind Wave Height @ Period   Mean wave direction   Wave steepness 

7.5 ft @ 6.2 sec 4.9 ft @ 8.3 sec 5.6 [email protected] 6.7 sec Waves from NENE (49°T) Very steep

5.9 ft @ 5.9 sec 2 ft @ 10.5 sec 5.2 [email protected] 6.2 sec Waves from NNENNE (26°T) Very steep

6.6 ft @ 6.0 sec 2.6 ft @ 10.5 sec 5.9 [email protected] 7.1 sec Waves from NN (356°T) Average

7.2 ft @ 6.4 sec 5.2 ft @ 8.3 sec 4.9 [email protected] 5.9 sec Waves from ENEENE (73°T) Steep

9.2 ft @ 6.2 sec n/a ft @ n/a sec n/a [email protected] n/a sec Waves from ENEENE (62°T) Steep

8.2 ft @ 6.1 sec 4.6 ft @ 12.1 sec 6.9 [email protected] 7.7 sec Waves from ENEENE (68°T) Steep

170 NM WNW of Kauai at 0940 HST: Seas: 7.5ft@6.2s, Swell: 4.9ft@8.3s, WDWV: 5.6ft@6.7s, NE(49°T), Very steep Waimea Bay, HI at 0942 HST: Seas: 5.9ft@5.9s, Swell: 2ft@10.5s, WDWV: 5.2ft@6.2s, NNE(26°T), Very steep Mokapu Point, HI at 1000 HST: Seas: 6.6ft@6.0s, Swell: 2.6ft@10.5s, WDWV: 5.9ft@7.1s, N(356°T), Average Kaumalapau, HI (51203) - no recent report available 205 NM SW of Honolulu at 1000 HST: Seas: 7.2ft@6.4s, Swell: 5.2ft@8.3s, WDWV: 4.9ft@5.9s, ENE(73°T), Steep 215 NM SSW of Hilo at 0940 HST: Seas: 9.2ft@6.2s, Swell: n/aft@n/as, WDWV: n/aft@n/as, ENE(62°T), Steep 185 NM SE of Hilo at 0940 HST: Seas: 8.2ft@6.1s, Swell: 4.6ft@12.1s, WDWV: 6.9ft@7.7s, ENE(68°T), Steep

ID Name Time
HST
Seas
(WVHT)
ft
Period
(APD)
sec
Swell
(SWH)
ft
Period
(SWP)
sec
WindWave
(WWH)
ft
Period
(WWP)
sec
MeanWind
(MWD)
°T
Steep-
ness

 
51001 170 NM WNW of Kauai 0940 7.5 6.2 4.9 8.3 5.6 6.7 NE Waves from NE(49) Very steep
51201 Waimea Bay, HI 0942 5.9 5.9 2 10.5 5.2 6.2 NNE Waves from NNE(26) Very steep
51202 Mokapu Point, HI 1000 6.6 6.0 2.6 10.5 5.9 7.1 N Waves from N(356) Average
51203 Kaumalapau, HI No recent reports.
51003 205 NM SW of Honolulu 1000 7.2 6.4 5.2 8.3 4.9 5.9 ENE Waves from ENE(73) Steep
51002 215 NM SSW of Hilo 0940 9.2 6.2 n/a n/a n/a n/a ENE Waves from ENE(62) Steep
51004 185 NM SE of Hilo 0940 8.2 6.1 4.6 12.1 6.9 7.7 ENE Waves from ENE(68) Steep
Data from NOAA National Data Buoy Center Script by Saratoga-Weather.org