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Yofuke Destination Guide

Explore Yofuke in Japan.

Yofuke in the region of Okinawa is a town in Japan - some 935 mi (or 1,504 km) South-West of Edo, the country's capital city.

Interactive map of Yofuke

Current time in Yofuke is now 01:13 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Tokyo" with an UTC offset of 9 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Umusa, Okobori, Toguchi, Shioya, Sumude or Agarie. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Gogayama, Yofuke, Zakaja, Nakayama, Yamanuha and Kyoda. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

20°C / 69 °F Scattered clouds
Morning Temperature 20°C / 68 °F
Evening Temperature 20°C / 68 °F
Night Temperature 20°C / 68 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 100%
Air Pressure 1037.8 hPa
Wind Speed Fresh Breeze with 15 km/h (9 mph) from South
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 44% of sky
General Conditions Scattered clouds

Friday, 14th of December 2018
Few clouds, fresh breeze.
Few clouds Day: 20°C (69 °F)
Night: 20°C (68 °F)
Saturday, 15th of December 2018
Light rain, moderate breeze, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 22°C (71 °F)
Night: 21°C (70 °F)
Sunday, 16th of December 2018
Light rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.
Light rain Day: 23°C (74 °F)
Night: 21°C (70 °F)

Videos

2009 07 07 Driving up to Camp Schwab (Ok...

05:15 min ( July 07, 2009 by NullisSum)
Views: 4,860 - Rating: 4.73684/5

OK, I always confuse the names of Camp Shields (By Kadena) and Camp Schwab (Nowhere near Kadena). Please insert "Schwab" every time I say "Shields"... I love driving on Okinawa. One of the things I RE...

Camp Hansen 35 years later

01:50 min ( November 17, 2007 by Doug Caldwell)
Views: 10,376 - Rating: 4.72727/5

This is my memory trip back to Camp Hansen. I came back to Okinawa on a government training job and had the chance to visit Camp Hansen after 35 years. I was stationed here 1972-73 so little if anythi...


Super Typhoon Man-yi #3

00:51 min ( July 13, 2007 by csskalet)
Views: 2,360 - Rating: 0/5

The effects of Man-yi, as seen looking east (directly into the wind) from upstairs. Taken around 9:30 AM, Okinawa City, Okinawa. The whistling sound is the wind blowing in between and around the windo...

Kaicho Isao Kise and Sensei Craig Hodgki...

01:06 min ( August 30, 2008 by hodgkinscf)
Views: 3,614 - Rating: 0/5

Kaicho Isao Kise and Sensei Craig Hodgkins perform Kata Gojushiho at a demonstration in Nago City, Okinawa Japan. Kaicho Isao Kise is the president of the All Okinawa Shorin Ryu Kenshin Kan Karate and...


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Yofuke during the next days.

14
Dec
2018

MCCS Okinawa Party Bouncers & More- Weekend

Beginning: 08:30 am (08:30).
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15
Dec
2018

真心ブラザーズ『HOLD BACK THE TEARS』

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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22
Dec
2018

Ryukyu Golden Kings Vs Sunrockers Shibuya

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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23
Dec
2018

Ryukyu Golden Kings Vs Sunrockers Shibuya

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30
Dec
2018

Ryukyu Golden Kings Vs Yokohama B-Corsairs

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11
Jan
2019

THE BACK HORN

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19
Jan
2019

V・プレミアリーグ 男子

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20
Jan
2019

V・プレミアリーグ 男子

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23
Jan
2019

Ryukyu Golden Kings Vs Shiga Lakestars

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26
Jan
2019

HEY−SMITH

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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Interesting facts about this location

Camp Schwab

Camp Schwab, nicknamed Man Camp, is a United States Marine Corps camp located in northeastern Okinawa, Japan, that is currently home to the 4th Marine Regiment and other elements of the 28,000 American servicemen based on the island in fulfilment of the 1952 commitment of the United States to defend Japan. The Camp was dedicated in 1959, in honor of Medal of Honor recipient Albert E. Schwab, who was killed in action during the Battle of Okinawa.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 26.57, 127.98 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Military bases of the United States in Japan, United States Armed Forces in Okinawa Prefecture, United States Marine Corps bases

Battle of Okinawa

The Battle of Okinawa, codenamed Operation Iceberg, was fought on the Ryukyu Islands of Okinawa and was the largest amphibious assault in the Pacific War of World War II. The 82-day-long battle lasted from early April until mid-June 1945. After a long campaign of island hopping, the Allies were approaching Japan, and planned to use Okinawa, a large island only 340 mi away from mainland Japan, as a base for air operations on the planned invasion of Japanese mainland. Four divisions of the U.S.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 26.57, 127.98 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:1945 in Japan, Battles of World War II involving Australia, Battles of World War II involving Canada, Battles of World War II involving Japan, Battles of World War II involving New Zealand, Battles of World War II involving the United Kingdom, Battles of World War II involving the United States, History of Okinawa Prefecture, Japanese home islands campaign, Murder–suicides, Operation Iceberg, United States Armed Forces in Okinawa Prefecture, United States Marine Corps in World War II, World War II invasions, World War II operations and battles of the Pacific Theatre

Okinawa Prefecture

is the southernmost prefecture of Japan. It consists of hundreds of the Ryukyu Islands in a chain over 1,000 kilometres long. The Ryukyos extend southwest from Kyūshū (the southwesternmost of Japan's main four islands) to Taiwan. The Okinawa Prefecture encompases the southern two thirds of that chain. Okinawa's capital, Naha, is located in the southern part of Okinawa Island. The Senkaku Islands are administered as part of Okinawa Prefecture.

More reading: Okinawa Prefecture homepage
Located at 26.57, 127.98 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Blue Zones, Former regions and territories of the United States, Japan–United States relations, Kyushu region, Okinawa Prefecture, Prefectures of Japan, Ryukyu Islands

Ryukyu Islands

The Ryukyu Islands /riˈuːkjuː/, known in Japanese as the Nansei Islands and also known as the Ryukyu Arc, are a chain of volcanic Japanese islands that stretch southwest from Kyushu to Taiwan: the Ōsumi, Tokara, Amami, Okinawa, and Sakishima Islands (further divided into the Miyako and Yaeyama Islands), with Yonaguni the southernmost. The largest of the islands is Okinawa. The islands have a subtropical climate with mild winters and hot summers.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 26.57, 127.98 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Archipelagoes of Japan, Ecoregions of Japan, Marine ecoregions, Ryukyu Islands

Okinawa Island

is the largest of the Okinawa Islands and the Ryukyu (Nansei) Islands of Japan, and is home to Naha, the capital of Okinawa Prefecture. The island has an area of 1,201.03 square kilometers . It is roughly 640 kilometres south of the rest of Japan. The island's population is known as the longest-lived people in the world; there are 34 centenarians per 100,000 people, which is more than three times the rate in the United States.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 26.57, 127.98 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Islands of Japan, Okinawa Islands, World War II sites in Japan, World War II sites of the United States

Quote of the moment

The whole object of travel is not to set foot on foreign land; it is at last to set foot on one’s own country as a foreign land.

G. K. Chesterton