Makaha beach

Makaha Beach

Makaha Beach, my old stomping ground. Not too many tourists make it out to the West shore, but those who do should stop by this famous surfing spot. Waves hit 15 feet and sometimes as high as 30 feet during the winter. Also great scuba diving.

Services and Amenities

  •  Lifeguard
  •  Sand and Reef
  •  Picnic Areas
  •  Showers
  •  Restrooms

Makaha Beach OCEAN INFORMATION — For a detailed description of the Pacific Ocean’s marine climate, water properties, currents, tides, waves, etc., please visit The Ocean Atlas of Hawaii online. You’ll learn many interesting facts, like our average surface water temperature in Winter is 75 F (24 C) and 81 F (27 C)in the Summer.Call 596-SURF (that’s 596-7873) to hear a recorded message on conditions at various O`ahu beaches. The recording is a free service of the Surf News Network (SNN) and is updated four times a day, 365 days a year, at 7 a.m., noon, 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. In addition to wave heights, SNN provides information on winds, tides, and buoy readings.

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