Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Shiina, Japan
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Shiina...
Shiina is a surf spot in Japan.
The water temperature around Shiina has extreme variability year round.
The temperature ranges from 16.7°C (62.1°F) in March up to 27.6°C (81.7°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 22°C (71°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Shiina 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 Shiina?
The current water temperature in the month of September at Shiina is about:
Are there any other surf spots close by?
Yes, there are a few surf spots in proximity to Shiina. The closest one is Ozaki, which is only 3.5km (2.2miles) away from Shiina. Click here
for directions and for more information on Ozaki and its current water temperature. Another surfspot near Shiina is Yasudagawakakou
, which is ca 14.6km (9.1miles) away.
Are there beautiful beaches close to Shiina?
No, not too many beaches are located in close proximity to Shiina. A beach, which is not too far away, is Haeundae Beach
, which is more than 311.5km (193.5miles) away from Shiina. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also check out Kujukuri Beach
, approximately 385.8km (239.6miles) away from Shiina.
What wetsuit is needed for Shiina?
The water temperature at Shiina is very warm, reaching up to 28°C (82°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 at Shiina. However, during February, March, and April, temperatures come down to approximately 17°C (62°F). During these months, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required 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 very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to carry a 4/3 wetsuit.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Shiina?
Due to comparatively large temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions vary a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 17 to 22°C (62-71°F) during spring. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish love this temperature range. However, the conditions usually change during July, August, and September when sea temperatures go up to 23 to 28°C (73-82°F). Fish which can often times be found in waters of this temperature range include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Shiina: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Shiina...
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