Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Kanegahama, Japan
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Kanegahama...
Kanegahama is a surf spot in Japan.
The water temperature around Kanegahama has slight variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 18.3°C (65°F) in March up to 27.3°C (81.2°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 22°C (72°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Kanegahama is located in the northern hemisphere.
Hover over the bars to see temperature for each month in Celsius and Fahrenheit.
What is the current water temperature at Kanegahama?
The current water temperature in the month of May at Kanegahama is approximately:
Are there any other surf spots near by?
Yes, there are several surf spots in close proximity to Kanegahama. The closest one is Okuragahama, which is only 2.8km (1.8miles) away from Kanegahama. Click here
to check out more information on Okuragahama and its current water temperature. Another good surfspot near Kanegahama is Isegahama
, which is 4km (2.5miles) away.
Are there beautiful beaches in close proximity to Kanegahama?
No, not many beaches are located in close proximity to Kanegahama. The closest decent one is Haeundae Beach
, which is 238.3km (148miles) away from Kanegahama. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also visit Kujukuri Beach
, which is ca 544.7km (338.3miles) away from Kanegahama.
What wetsuit is needed for Kanegahama?
The water temperature at Kanegahama is very warm, reaching up to 27°C (81°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a rashguard or thin top might be required for sensitive people, but most people will be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . However, during February, March, and April, temperatures cool down to nearly 18°C (65°F). In this season, a 3/2 wetsuit might be recommended to be in the water for a good amount of time, but some people might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to carry a 4/3 wetsuit.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Kanegahama?
Due to relatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions alter quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 18 to 23°C (65-74°F) during February, March, and April. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions typically change during summer when temperatures range from 22 to 27°C (72-81°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Kanegahama: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Kanegahama...
Do you know what the Ammen Rock
, Le Doulieu
in France, and the city Campagnola
in Italy have in common with Kanegahama? Click on the links to find out...