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

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

Kashima-shi is a coastal city in Japan. It is a quite mid-size city close to the water with a population of 65814 people. The water temperature around Kashima-shi changes extremely year round. The temperature ranges from 10.3°C (50.6°F) in March up to 23.2°C (73.8°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 17°C (63°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Kashima-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 Kashima-shi?

The current water temperature in the month of November near Kashima-shi is about:
18°C (65°F)

Are there surf spots near Kashima-shi?

There are not too many surf spots close to Kashima-shi. A spot, which is not too far away, is Katagai, which is about 31.6km (28.6miles) away from Kashima-shi. Click here for more information on Katagai and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Kashima-shi are Taito, which is 46km (28.6miles) away, and Osaki, located 77km (47.8miles) from Kashima-shi.

Are there beaches near by?

No, not too many beaches are in close proximity to Kashima-shi. A good beach nearby is Kujukuri Beach, which is 29.1km (18.1miles) away from Kashima-shi. If you have some extra time, you can also try Haeundae Beach, which is approximately 651.1km (404.4miles) away from Kashima-shi.

Which wetsuit thickness is needed for Kashima-shi?

The water temperature around Kashima-shi is warm, reaching up to 23°C (74°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 1mm top or a jumpsuit might be required to stay in the water for extended hours, but some people might even be ok without a rashguard or 1mm wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Kashima-shi. However, during early spring, water temperatures drop down to 10°C (51°F). In 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 windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to have a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Kashima-shi?

Due to comparatively large temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions alter a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 10 to 15°C (51-60°F) during spring. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions change during summer when temperatures go up to 18 to 23°C (65-74°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.

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

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Kashima-shi...

Do you know what the the city Tiwi in the Philippines, the city Kelso in the United States, and the city Bonbeach in the Australia have in common with Kashima-shi? Click on the links to find out...