Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Jogashima Canyon
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Jogashima Canyon...
Jogashima Canyon is a geographical landform.
The water temperature around Jogashima Canyon has extreme variability year round.
The temperature ranges from 13.8°C (56.8°F) in March up to 25.4°C (77.6°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 19°C (66°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Jogashima Canyon 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 Jogashima Canyon?
The current water temperature in the month of March in the waters near Jogashima Canyon is about:
Are there surf spots close by?
Yes, there are a few surf spots in proximity to Jogashima Canyon. The closest one is Nagai, which is only 7.5km (8.3miles) away from Jogashima Canyon. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Nagai and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Jogashima Canyon are Osaki
, which is 13.3km (8.3miles) away, and Inamuragasaki
, located roughly 13.9km (8.7miles) from Jogashima Canyon.
Are there gorgeous beaches located close to Jogashima Canyon?
Not many beaches are located in close proximity to Jogashima Canyon. A beach, which is not too far away, is Kujukuri Beach
, which is 62.1km (38.6miles) away from Jogashima Canyon. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also check out Haeundae Beach
, which is roughly 586km (363.9miles) away from Jogashima Canyon.
What kind of wetsuit is needed for Jogashima Canyon?
The sea temperature at Jogashima Canyon is very warm, reaching up to 25°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 will be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during early spring, temperatures drop down to roughly 14°C (57°F). In this season, a 4/3 wetsuit is recommended 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 windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to bring a pair of boots and a hoodie.
How is the diving and fishing near Jogashima Canyon?
Due to comparatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions change quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 14 to 19°C (57-66°F) during spring. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions normally change during July, August, and September when temperatures go up to 20 to 25°C (69-78°F). Fish that can frequently be found in waters of this temperature range include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Jogashima Canyon: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Jogashima Canyon...
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