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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Fukushima-shi, Japan

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Fukushima-shi...

Fukushima-shi is a coastal city in Japan. It is a fairly medium-sized town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 294237 people. The water temperature around Fukushima-shi changes dramatically throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 7.7°C (45.8°F) in March up to 23°C (73.4°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 15°C (59°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Fukushima-shi 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 near Fukushima-shi?

The current water temperature in the month of November in the waters around Fukushima-shi is ca:
16°C (61°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

Not many surf spots are in proximity to Fukushima-shi. A good spot nearby is Sendai shinko, which is almost 46.4km (28.8miles) away from Fukushima-shi. Click here for directions and for more information on Sendai shinko and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also check out Taito, which is approximately 167.3km (103.9miles) away from Fukushima-shi. Another good surfspot is Taito, located approximately 167.3km (103.9miles) from Fukushima-shi.

Are there sandy beaches close by?

Not many beaches are in close proximity to Fukushima-shi. One that might be worth checking out is Kujukuri Beach, which is more than 150.9km (93.7miles) away from Fukushima-shi. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try Lazurnaya Bay, which is approximately 564.4km (350.6miles) away from Fukushima-shi.

What wetsuit thickness is needed for Fukushima-shi?

The sea temperature around Fukushima-shi is warm, reaching up to 23°C (73°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a light top or a jumpsuit might be required to stay in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Fukushima-shi. However, during early spring, temperatures reach lows of nearly 8°C (46°F). During this season, a 4-5mm wetsuit is required to feel not too cold, but some might even be ok with a very high-quality 4/3mm suit for short periods of time . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to bring a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.

How is the diving and fishing near Fukushima-shi?

Due to significant sea temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions change quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 8 to 13°C (46-55°F) during spring. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions typically change during July, August, and September when temperatures go up to 18 to 23°C (64-73°F). Fish which can frequently be found in waters with these temperatures include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.

Directions to Fukushima-shi: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Fukushima-shi...

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