Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Ohama Beach, Japan
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Ohama Beach...
Ohama Beach is a surf spot in Japan.
The water temperature around Ohama Beach varies slightly throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 15.4°C (59.7°F) in February up to 25.4°C (77.7°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 20°C (68°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Ohama Beach 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 at Ohama Beach?
The current water temperature in the month of May at Ohama Beach is approximately:
Are there any other surf spots near by?
Yes, there are several surf spots in close proximity to Ohama Beach. The closest one is Irita Hama, which is only 0.5km (0.3miles) away from Ohama Beach. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Irita Hama and its current water temperature. Another fun surfspot near Ohama Beach is Tadado Beach
, which is 0.9km (0.5miles) away.
Are there beaches in close proximity to Ohama Beach?
No, not many beaches are located in proximity to Ohama Beach. A good beach nearby is Kujukuri Beach
, which is 107.9km (67miles) away from Ohama Beach. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also check out Haeundae Beach
, approximately 552.4km (343.1miles) away from Ohama Beach.
What wetsuit is needed for Ohama Beach?
The water temperature at Ohama Beach 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 January, February, and March, temperatures come down to approximately 15°C (60°F). During these months, a 3-4mm wetsuit is recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a good 2/3mm suit . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to have a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Ohama Beach?
Due to relatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 15 to 20°C (60-69°F) during winter. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions usually change during July, August, and September when sea temperatures range from 20 to 25°C (69-78°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Ohama Beach: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Ohama Beach...
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