Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Dongzhou, China
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Dongzhou...
Dongzhou is a coastal city in China.
The water temperature around Dongzhou has extreme variability during the year.
The temperature ranges from 19.6°C (67.4°F) in March up to 30.3°C (86.5°F) in the month of May, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 25°C (76°F) and the best time for water activities is late spring, since Dongzhou 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 Dongzhou?
The current water temperature in the month of August in the waters close to Dongzhou is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not too many surf spots are close to Dongzhou. A spot, which is not too far away, is Houbihu, which is almost 338.7km (210.4miles) away from Dongzhou. Click here
for more information on Houbihu and its current water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also try Jia le Shui
, which is roughly 344.5km (214miles) away from Dongzhou. Another good surfspot is Jia le Shui
, located ca 344.5km (214miles) from Dongzhou.
Are there nice beaches located close to Dongzhou?
No, not many beaches are located in close proximity to Dongzhou. The next good beach is Rocky Bay Beach
, which is almost 93.2km (57.9miles) away from Dongzhou. If you don't mind the drive, you can also try South Bay
, which is ca 298.1km (185.2miles) away from Dongzhou.
What wetsuit is recommended for Dongzhou?
The water temperature around Dongzhou is extremely warm, reaching up to 30°C (87°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 . Nevertheless, during February, March, and April, sea temperatures reach lows of roughly 20°C (67°F). During this season, a 3/2 wetsuit might be recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to bring a 4/3 wetsuit.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Dongzhou?
Due to relatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions change a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 20 to 25°C (67-76°F) during February, March, and April. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions normally change during spring when temperatures range from 25 to 30°C (78-87°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Dongzhou: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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