Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Najin, North Korea
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Najin...
Najin is a coastal city in North Korea.
It is a fairly medium-sized town close to the ocean with a population of 66224 people.
The water temperature around Najin changes significantly during the year.
The temperature ranges from 0.3°C (32.6°F) in March up to 21.9°C (71.4°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 9°C (49°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Najin 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 Najin?
The current water temperature in the month of December in the waters around Najin is ca:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not many surf spots are close to Najin. A good spot nearby is Songdojin-ni, which is more than 272.9km (169.5miles) away from Najin. Click here
for more information on Songdojin-ni and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also try surfing Busan
, which is 494.2km (306.9miles) away from Najin. Another fun surfspot is Busan
, located roughly 494.2km (306.9miles) from Najin.
Are there sandy beaches located close to Najin?
Not many beaches are located in close proximity to Najin. One that might be worth checking out is Lazurnaya Bay
, which is almost 112.5km (69.9miles) away from Najin. If you have some extra time, you can also visit Haeundae Beach
, roughly 494.1km (306.9miles) away from Najin.
What kind of wetsuit is needed for Najin?
The sea temperature around Najin is relatively cold, reaching up to 22°C (71°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 3/2 wetsuit might be recommended to be in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during early spring, sea temperatures drop down to nearly 0°C (33°F). In this season, a 5/6 drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is required to be able to stay in the water for more than 20 minutes, but some might even be ok with a very high-quality 5/6mm wetsuit for very short amounts of time . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to carry a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the diving and fishing near Najin?
Due to significant water temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions vary a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 0 to 5°C (33-42°F) during spring. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions change during summer when sea temperatures reach 17 to 22°C (62-71°F). Fish which can often be found in waters with these temperatures include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Najin: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Najin...
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