Kumejima Island

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Overview of Kumejima Island

“Beautiful sand bar to enjoy and relax at”

Kumejima Island is home to a variety of beautiful beaches where visitors can enjoy good snorkeling and diving opportunities. Its most famous attraction, Hatenohama Beach, is an approximately seven-kilometer long sand bar surrounded by water located just east of the island. Another attraction is the Uegusuku Castle Ruins which stand on one of the island's highest peaks, offering panoramic views of the island.

You can read more about Kumejima Island, its local attractions and must-see places as well as some navigational guides in Japan National Tourism Organization's Web Site.

Climate in Kumejima Island

Annual temperature is roughly between 16°C (62°F) and 29°C (84°F). May expects the highest precipitation (about 280mm). July to September are the hottest months (about 29°C or 84°F), and January, February and December are the coolest months (about 16°C or 62°F). Great care must be taken against heavy rains in the months of June, April and September.

You can get more climate information with the following charts created by processing the weather observation data for the past 10 years. Please note that this is not a weather forecast. For more information about the data please read this page.

You can use the clock icon in each chart to select the week or day to display the data for.

Weather Summary

Of the 2nd week of Aug, 10-year average

Hourly Temperature

Of the 2nd week of Aug, 10-year average

Hourly Wind Speed

Of the 2nd week of Aug, 10-year average

Hourly Sunshine Duration

Of the 2nd week of Aug, 10-year average

Top 10 Fine Weather Days of Aug

10-year average.

Monthly Weather

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Monthly Precipitation and Temperature

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Monthly Wind Speed

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Recommended Clothing

The following clothes are recommended for visiting Kumejima Island in the 2nd week of Aug.