Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Chanthaburi, Thailand
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Chanthaburi...
Chanthaburi is a coastal city in Thailand.
It is a relatively average coastal town close to the ocean with a population of 99819 people.
The water temperature around Chanthaburi is nearly steady throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 26.7°C (80.1°F) in January up to 30.5°C (86.8°F) in the month of May, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 29°C (84°F) and the best time for water activities is late spring, since Chanthaburi 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 Chanthaburi?
The current water temperature in the month of September near Chanthaburi is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not too many surf spots are located close to Chanthaburi. A spot that might be worth checking out is Asu, which is 875.8km (544miles) away from Chanthaburi. Click here
for directions and for more information on Asu and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also try Bawa
, which is approximately 879km (545.9miles) away from Chanthaburi. Another good surfspot is Bawa
, located 879km (545.9miles) from Chanthaburi.
Are there nice beaches close to Chanthaburi?
No, not too many beaches are located near to Chanthaburi. One that might be worth checking out is Pattaya
, which is more than 85.5km (53.1miles) away from Chanthaburi. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also try Sihanoukville Beaches
, which is 167.6km (104.1miles) away from Chanthaburi.
What wetsuit is recommended for Chanthaburi?
The average water temperature around Chanthaburi is extremely warm, around 29°C (84°F), with very little changes during the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to sea temperatures in December and January. This is why a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Chanthaburi. Nevertheless, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for abnormal windy conditions and for UV protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around Chanthaburi can be very strong.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Chanthaburi?
Fishing and diving conditions are very similar during the year. The waters around Chanthaburi are mostly tropical, reaching temperatures between 25 and 30°C (78-87°F). The following fish like to hang out in waters of this temperature range: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Chanthaburi: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Chanthaburi...
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