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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Gotsucho, Japan

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Gotsucho...

Gotsucho is a coastal city in Japan. It is a comparatively little coastal town close to the water with a population of 24597 people. The water temperature around Gotsucho varies significantly throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 13°C (55.4°F) in March up to 25.6°C (78.1°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 19°C (66°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Gotsucho 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 Gotsucho?

The current water temperature in the month of May near Gotsucho is approximately:
17°C (63°F)

Are there surf spots near Gotsucho?

Not too many surf spots are located close to Gotsucho. A spot, which is not too far away, is Tottori-sakyu, which is more than 118km (73.3miles) away from Gotsucho. Click here to check out more information on Tottori-sakyu and its current water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also check out Monobegawakakou, which is roughly 132.1km (82miles) away from Gotsucho. Another fun surfspot is Monobegawakakou, located 132.1km (82miles) from Gotsucho.

Are there nice beaches near Gotsucho?

No, not too many beaches are located in close proximity to Gotsucho. A good beach nearby is Haeundae Beach, which is more than 173.4km (107.7miles) away from Gotsucho. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try Kujukuri Beach, which is 465.5km (289.1miles) away from Gotsucho.

What wetsuit is recommended for Gotsucho?

The water temperature around Gotsucho is very warm, reaching up to 26°C (78°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 temperature-senstive people, but most people will be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Gotsucho. Nevertheless, during February, March, and April, sea temperatures cool down to 13°C (55°F). During this season, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be fine with a good 2/3mm suit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to carry a pair of boots and a hoodie.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Gotsucho?

Due to relatively large temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions vary a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 13 to 18°C (55-64°F) during February, March, and April. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. The conditions usually change during summer when temperatures reach 21 to 26°C (69-78°F). Fish that can often be found in waters with these temperatures include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.

Directions to Gotsucho: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Gotsucho...

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