Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Gushikawa, Japan
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Gushikawa...
Gushikawa is a coastal city in Japan.
It is a quite mid-size city close to the ocean with a population of 65251 people.
The water temperature around Gushikawa changes moderately throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 21.1°C (70°F) in March up to 29°C (84.2°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 25°C (76°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Gushikawa 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 Gushikawa?
The current water temperature in the month of December in the waters near Gushikawa is about:
Are there surf spots close by?
Yes, there are several surf spots in proximity to Gushikawa. The closest one is Tengan Pier, which is only 3.3km (3.2miles) away from Gushikawa. Click here
for directions and for more information on Tengan Pier and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Gushikawa are White Beach
, which is approximately 5.2km (3.2miles) away, and 5 rocks
, located approximately 8km (5miles) from Gushikawa.
Are there beautiful beaches close by?
No, not many beaches are located in proximity to Gushikawa. The next good one is Fulong Beach
, which is almost 382.2km (237.4miles) away from Gushikawa. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also visit South Bay
, which is approximately 541.5km (336.3miles) away from Gushikawa.
What wetsuit is needed for Gushikawa?
The water temperature around Gushikawa is extremely warm, reaching up to 29°C (84°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a wetsuit is typically not needed for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . However, during February, March, and April, water temperatures come down to nearly 21°C (70°F). In this season, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some people might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to have a 4/3 wetsuit.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Gushikawa?
Due to comparatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions vary a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 21 to 26°C (70-79°F) during February, March, and April. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions usually change during summer when temperatures go up to 24 to 29°C (75-84°F). Fish which like to roam around in waters of this temperature range include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Gushikawa: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Gushikawa...
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