Furuzamami Beach

Furuzamami beach - Okinawa
Photo: © Hashi photo / CC BY
Furuzamami beach, Zamami, Okinawa
Photo: © Guillaume 1995 / CC BY

Furuzamami Beach is located on the island of Zamami which is located around an hour's high speed ferry ride from the main island of Okinawa. Most would agree it is well worth the journey and the beach is regularly rated as one of Japan's finest.

This tropical beach is graced with a wide, gently curving stretch of powder white sand fringed with coral reefs in the crystal clear water. Being in a relatively sheltered position this makes Furuzamami a popular spot for snorkelling and you don't have to go far before you are in a world of tropical fish and fascinating coral.

The beach has a relatively wild feel with a backdrop of tropical greenery and views over to Tokashi Island. There isn't much in the way of development here, although there are plenty of facilities. The one blight on this otherwise pristine beach is the unused waste disposal plant at the northern end of the beach, although this hardly spoils the view.

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Furuzamami Beach Weather Info

5 Day Furuzamami Beach UV Index

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Average Water Temp

Furuzamami Beach tide times & sea state

Tue 23/04 »

Surf report for Tue 23/04
  Swell Period Swell direction Wind direction Wind speed
  Swell Wind
6:00 3ft 8s  °  ° 15mph
12:00 3ft 8s  °  ° 16mph
18:00 3ft 7s  °  ° 14mph
Tide times
Daylight
First light05:36
Sunrise06:00
Sunset18:58
Dark19:21

Wed 24/04 »

Surf report for Wed 24/04
  Swell Period Swell direction Wind direction Wind speed
  Swell Wind
6:00 3ft 6s  °  ° 14mph
12:00 3ft 6s  °  ° 17mph
18:00 3ft 5s  °  ° 14mph
Tide times
Daylight
First light05:35
Sunrise05:59
Sunset18:58
Dark19:22

Thu 25/04 »

Surf report for Thu 25/04
  Swell Period Swell direction Wind direction Wind speed
  Swell Wind
6:00 3ft 5s  °  ° 16mph
12:00 4ft 5s  °  ° 19mph
18:00 4ft 5s  °  ° 16mph
Tide times
Daylight
First light05:34
Sunrise05:58
Sunset18:59
Dark19:22

Fri 26/04 »

Surf report for Fri 26/04
  Swell Period Swell direction Wind direction Wind speed
  Swell Wind
6:00 3ft 6s  °  ° 4mph
12:00 3ft 7s  °  ° 9mph
18:00 2ft 8s  °  ° 11mph
Tide times
Daylight
First light05:33
Sunrise05:57
Sunset18:59
Dark19:23

Sat 27/04 »

Surf report for Sat 27/04
  Swell Period Swell direction Wind direction Wind speed
  Swell Wind
6:00 3ft 7s  °  ° 14mph
12:00 3ft 7s  °  ° 14mph
18:00 3ft 7s  °  ° 13mph
Tide times
Daylight
First light05:32
Sunrise05:56
Sunset19:00
Dark19:24

Sun 28/04 »

Surf report for Sun 28/04
  Swell Period Swell direction Wind direction Wind speed
  Swell Wind
6:00 3ft 7s  °  ° 15mph
18:00 4ft 5s  °  ° 17mph
Tide times
Daylight
First light05:32
Sunrise05:56
Sunset19:00
Dark19:24

Today's weather

Rain

23 °C
(73 °F)

Gentle breeze, 17.6 km/h from SE

Sea temperature

24.4°C / 76°F

Rating

Average: 4 (1 vote)

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