Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Takegashima, Japan
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Takegashima...
Takegashima is a surf spot in Japan.
The water temperature around Takegashima varies significantly during the year.
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 shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 22°C (71°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Takegashima 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 Takegashima?
The current water temperature in the month of August at Takegashima is approximately:
Are there any other surf spots near by?
Yes, there are several surf spots in close proximity to Takegashima. The closest one is Shishikui, which is just 1.3km (0.8miles) away from Takegashima. Click here
for more information on Shishikui and its current water temperature. Another fun surfspot near Takegashima is Ikumi
, which is roughly 2.4km (1.5miles) away.
Are there beaches close by?
No, not many beaches are located close to Takegashima. The closest decent beach is Haeundae Beach
, which is almost 311.8km (193.6miles) away from Takegashima. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also visit Kujukuri Beach
, which is roughly 373.3km (231.9miles) away from Takegashima.
What wetsuit do I need for Takegashima?
The water temperature at Takegashima 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 light wetsuit top might be required for sensitive people, but most people will be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . However, during February, March, and April, temperatures cool down to roughly 17°C (62°F). During these months, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to carry a 4/3 wetsuit.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Takegashima?
Due to relatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions change a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 17 to 22°C (62-71°F) during February, March, and April. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions usually change during summer when temperatures go up to 23 to 28°C (73-82°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Takegashima: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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