Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Bang Kapi, Thailand
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Bang Kapi...
Bang Kapi is a coastal city in Thailand.
The water temperature around Bang Kapi varies slightly year round.
The temperature ranges from 25.5°C (77.9°F) in January up to 31.3°C (88.3°F) in the month of May, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 29°C (84°F) and the best time for water activities is late spring, since Bang Kapi 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 Bang Kapi?
The current water temperature in the month of November in the waters near Bang Kapi is about:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not too many surf spots are close to Bang Kapi. A spot, which is not too far away, is Asu, which is 920.2km (571.5miles) away from Bang Kapi. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Asu and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the drive, you can also check out Bawa
, which is 923.6km (573.7miles) away from Bang Kapi. Another fun surfspot is Bawa
, located 923.6km (573.7miles) from Bang Kapi.
Are there beaches located close to Bang Kapi?
No, not many beaches are located near to Bang Kapi. A good beach nearby is Pattaya
, which is almost 59.9km (37.2miles) away from Bang Kapi. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also visit Haad Rin
, 285.3km (177.2miles) away from Bang Kapi.
What wetsuit is recommended for Bang Kapi?
The water temperature around Bang Kapi is extremely warm, reaching up to 31°C (88°F) in the months of April, May, and June. During this time, in the late spring, a wetsuit is usually not required for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Bang Kapi. However, during December, January, and February, sea temperatures come down to nearly 25°C (78°F). In this season, a rashguard or 1mm wetsuit top might be required for temperature-senstive people, but most people will be fine without a wetsuit . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to bring a rashguard or light top.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Bang Kapi?
Due to comparatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions alter quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 25 to 30°C (78-87°F) during December, January, and February. Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions usually change during spring when sea temperatures reach 26 to 31°C (79-88°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Bang Kapi: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Bang Kapi...
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