Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Muramatsu, Japan
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Muramatsu...
Muramatsu is a coastal city in Japan.
It is a relatively small coastal town close to the ocean with a population of 19712 people.
The water temperature around Muramatsu has a large variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 9.4°C (49°F) in March up to 26.3°C (79.3°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 17°C (63°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Muramatsu 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 Muramatsu?
The current water temperature in the month of January near Muramatsu is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not too many surf spots are located in close proximity to Muramatsu. The next good one is Sendai shinko, which is 107.9km (67miles) away from Muramatsu. Click here
for more information on Sendai shinko and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also check out Katagai
, which is 165.9km (103miles) away from Muramatsu. Another good surfspot is Katagai
, located 165.9km (103miles) from Muramatsu.
Are there nice beaches near by?
No, not too many beaches are close to Muramatsu. A beach, which is not too far away, is Kujukuri Beach
, which is more than 164.3km (102miles) away from Muramatsu. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also visit Lazurnaya Bay
, which is 520.4km (323.3miles) away from Muramatsu.
What kind of wetsuit thickness do I need for Muramatsu?
The water temperature around Muramatsu is very warm, reaching up to 26°C (79°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a rashguard or 1mm wetsuit top might be required for sensitive people, but most will be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Muramatsu. However, during February, March, and April, temperatures drop down to 9°C (49°F). In this season, a 5/4 wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for more than 20 minutes, but some might even be ok with a very high-quality 4/3mm suit for short amounts of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to carry a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Muramatsu?
Due to relatively large temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions alter a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 9 to 14°C (49-58°F) during spring. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions usually change during summer when temperatures reach 21 to 26°C (70-79°F). Fish which can frequently be found in waters of this temperature range include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Muramatsu: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Muramatsu...
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