Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Oki Bank
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Oki Bank...
Oki Bank is a geographical landform.
The water temperature around Oki Bank varies dramatically year round.
The temperature ranges from 8.9°C (48°F) in March up to 24.8°C (76.6°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 17°C (62°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Oki Bank 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 Oki Bank?
The current water temperature in the month of September near Oki Bank is about:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not many surf spots are located in close proximity to Oki Bank. A spot that might be worth checking out is Tottori-sakyu, which is 121.7km (75.6miles) away from Oki Bank. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Tottori-sakyu and its current water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also try surfing Ataka
, which is approximately 194.1km (120.6miles) away from Oki Bank. Another surfspot is Ataka
, located roughly 194.1km (120.6miles) from Oki Bank.
Are there gorgeous beaches near by?
Not too many beaches are near to Oki Bank. The next good beach is Haeundae Beach
, which is more than 251.4km (156.1miles) away from Oki Bank. If you have some extra time, you can also try Lazurnaya Bay
, roughly 430.4km (267.3miles) away from Oki Bank.
What kind of wetsuit thickness is recommended for Oki Bank?
The sea temperature at Oki Bank is warm, reaching up to 25°C (77°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 1mm top or a jumpsuit might be required for most people, but some might even be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during early spring, temperatures cool down to nearly 9°C (48°F). During this season, a 5/4 wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some might even be ok with a very high-quality 4/3mm suit for short periods of time . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to bring a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.
How is the diving and fishing close to Oki Bank?
Due to comparatively large temperature changes during the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions alter quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 9 to 14°C (48-57°F) during February, March, and April. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. The conditions change during July, August, and September when water temperatures reach 20 to 25°C (68-77°F). Fish which can often times be found in waters of this temperature range include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.
Directions to Oki Bank: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.