Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Ban Pho, Thailand
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Ban Pho...
Ban Pho is a coastal city in Thailand.
The water temperature around Ban Pho has average variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 25.2°C (77.4°F) in January up to 31.7°C (89.1°F) in the month of May, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 29°C (84°F) and the best time for water activities is late spring, since Ban Pho 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 Ban Pho?
The current water temperature in the month of May in the waters around Ban Pho is ca:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not many surf spots are close to Ban Pho. The closest decent spot is Asu, which is 917km (569.6miles) away from Ban Pho. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Asu and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try surfing Bawa
, which is approximately 920.4km (571.7miles) away from Ban Pho. Another good surfspot is Bawa
, located 920.4km (571.7miles) from Ban Pho.
Are there white sand beaches located close to Ban Pho?
Not many beaches are located in proximity to Ban Pho. The next good beach is Pattaya
, which is 48.3km (30miles) away from Ban Pho. If you have some extra time, you can also try Sihanoukville Beaches
, which is 264.1km (164.1miles) away from Ban Pho.
What kind of wetsuit do I need for Ban Pho?
The sea temperature around Ban Pho is extremely warm, reaching up to 32°C (89°F) in the months of April, May, and June. During this time, in the late spring, a wetsuit is usually not needed for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Ban Pho. However, during December, January, and February, temperatures drop down to 25°C (77°F). During this time, a rashguard or 1mm top might be required for sensitive people, but most will be ok without a wetsuit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to have a rashguard or thin wetsuit top.
How is the diving and fishing near Ban Pho?
Due to significant water temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions alter quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 25 to 30°C (77-86°F) during December, January, and February. Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions change during April, May, and June when temperatures reach 27 to 32°C (80-89°F). Fish that can often times be found in waters with these temperatures include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Ban Pho: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Ban Pho...
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