Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Hongshan, China
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Hongshan...
Hongshan is a coastal city in China.
The water temperature around Hongshan varies significantly during the year.
The temperature ranges from 13.3°C (56°F) in January up to 28.1°C (82.6°F) in the month of July, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 22°C (72°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Hongshan 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 Hongshan?
The current water temperature in the month of January in the waters close to Hongshan is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not too many surf spots are in close proximity to Hongshan. The closest decent spot is Chunan, which is more than 137.9km (85.6miles) away from Hongshan. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Chunan and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the drive, you can also try surfing Wu-shi harbor
, which is 181.5km (112.7miles) away from Hongshan. Another good surfspot is Wu-shi harbor
, located roughly 181.5km (112.7miles) from Hongshan.
Are there beaches near by?
No, not many beaches are in proximity to Hongshan. The closest decent one is Fulong Beach
, which is 182.6km (113.4miles) away from Hongshan. If you have some extra time, you can also visit South Bay
, which is roughly 224.2km (139.3miles) away from Hongshan.
What wetsuit thickness is needed for Hongshan?
The water temperature around Hongshan is extremely warm, reaching up to 28°C (83°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a wetsuit is normaly not needed for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Hongshan. However, during December, January, and February, temperatures come down to roughly 13°C (56°F). During this season, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a good 2/3mm suit . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to have a pair of boots and a hoodie.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Hongshan?
Due to relatively large sea temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 13 to 18°C (56-65°F) during December, January, and February. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions normally change during summer when temperatures go up to 23 to 28°C (74-83°F). Fish which like to swim in waters of this temperature range include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Hongshan: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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