Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Koriyama, Japan
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Koriyama...
Koriyama is a coastal city in Japan.
It is a comparatively average coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 340560 people.
The water temperature around Koriyama has significant variability during the year.
The temperature ranges from 8.3°C (46.9°F) in March up to 23.4°C (74.1°F) in the month of September, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 15°C (60°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Koriyama 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 Koriyama?
The current water temperature in the month of August in the waters close to Koriyama is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not too many surf spots are in proximity to Koriyama. A spot, which is not too far away, is Sendai shinko, which is 68.8km (42.7miles) away from Koriyama. Click here
for more information on Sendai shinko and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try surfing Taito
, which is 143km (88.8miles) away from Koriyama. Another fun surfspot is Taito
, located roughly 143km (88.8miles) from Koriyama.
Are there beautiful beaches close by?
No, not many beaches are located near to Koriyama. A good beach nearby is Kujukuri Beach
, which is 126.8km (78.8miles) away from Koriyama. If you have some extra time, you can also visit Lazurnaya Bay
, which is roughly 577.7km (358.8miles) away from Koriyama.
What wetsuit is recommended for Koriyama?
The water temperature around Koriyama is warm, reaching up to 23°C (74°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a light top or a jumpsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some people might even be ok without a rashguard or thin wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . Nevertheless, during February, March, and April, sea temperatures drop down to approximately 8°C (47°F). During this time, a 4-5mm wetsuit is required to feel not too cold, but some might even be ok with a very good 4/3mm suit for short amounts of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to bring a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Koriyama?
Due to relatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions alter a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 8 to 13°C (47-56°F) during spring. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions change during fall when temperatures reach 18 to 23°C (65-74°F). Fish that can frequently be found in waters with these temperatures include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.
Directions to Koriyama: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Koriyama...
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