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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Ohara, Japan

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Ohara...

Ohara is a coastal city in Japan. It is a quite little city close to the water with a population of 20226 people. The water temperature around Ohara has moderate variability year round. The temperature ranges from 13.9°C (57°F) in March up to 23.7°C (74.7°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 18°C (65°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Ohara 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 Ohara?

The current water temperature in the month of April near Ohara is about:
15°C (58°F)

Are there surf spots near Ohara?

There are not too many surf spots close to Ohara. A good spot nearby is Taito, which is just 5.6km (12.5miles) away from Ohara. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Taito and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Ohara are Katagai, which is 20.1km (12.5miles) away, and Nagai, located 44.3km (27.5miles) from Ohara.

Are there beaches close by?

No, not too many beaches are in proximity to Ohara. The closest decent one is Kujukuri Beach, which is 22.5km (14miles) away from Ohara. If you have some extra time, you can also try Haeundae Beach, 634km (393.8miles) away from Ohara.

Which wetsuit thickness is needed for Ohara?

The water temperature around Ohara is warm, reaching up to 24°C (75°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a light top or a jumpsuit might be required for temperature-senstive people, but some people might even be ok without a rashguard or 1mm wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during early spring, water temperatures drop down to 14°C (57°F). During this season, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for extended hours, but some people might even be fine with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to have a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Ohara?

Due to comparatively large temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions change quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 14 to 19°C (57-66°F) during February, March, and April. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions normally change during summer when water temperatures reach 19 to 24°C (66-75°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.

Directions to Ohara: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Ohara...

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