watertemperature.org logo2

Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Daejeon, South Korea

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Daejeon...

Daejeon is a coastal city in South Korea. It is a rather large town close to the ocean with a population of 1475221 people. The water temperature around Daejeon varies extremely year round. The temperature ranges from 3.1°C (37.6°F) in February up to 25.1°C (77.1°F) in the month of September, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 13°C (56°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Daejeon 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 Daejeon?

The current water temperature in the month of January near Daejeon is ca:
6°C (43°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

Not many surf spots are located in proximity to Daejeon. The next good one is Busan, which is 127km (78.9miles) away from Daejeon. Click here to check out more information on Busan and its current water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also try surfing Song Jung Beach, which is 127.9km (79.4miles) away from Daejeon. Another surfspot is Song Jung Beach, located approximately 127.9km (79.4miles) from Daejeon.

Are there white sand beaches close by?

Not too many beaches are close to Daejeon. A good beach nearby is Haeundae Beach, which is almost 127km (78.9miles) away from Daejeon. If you have some extra time, you can also visit Lazurnaya Bay, approximately 530.7km (329.6miles) away from Daejeon.

What kind of wetsuit thickness do I need for Daejeon?

The sea temperature around Daejeon is very warm, reaching up to 25°C (77°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a rashguard or light wetsuit top might be required for sensitive people, but most will be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Daejeon. Nevertheless, during late winter, temperatures reach lows of approximately 3°C (38°F). During these months, a 5-6mm drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is recommended to feel not too cold, but some might even be ok with a very high-quality 5/6mm wetsuit for very short amounts of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to bring a stack of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.

How is the diving and fishing close to Daejeon?

Due to significant temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions alter a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 3 to 8°C (38-47°F) during January, February, and March. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions change during fall when water temperatures range from 20 to 25°C (68-77°F). Fish which can often times be found in waters with these temperatures include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.

Directions to Daejeon: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Daejeon...

Do you know what the the city Sparti in Greece, the city Carquefou in France, and the city Tigbauan in Philippines have in common with Daejeon? Click on the links to find out...