Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Houbihu, China
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Houbihu...
Houbihu is a surf spot in China.
The water temperature around Houbihu varies slightly throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 23.4°C (74.1°F) in January up to 29.2°C (84.6°F) in the month of July, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 27°C (80°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Houbihu 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 at Houbihu?
The current water temperature in the month of January at Houbihu is approximately:
Are there any other surf spots close to Houbihu?
Yes, there are several surf spots close to Houbihu. The nearest one is Nan Wan, which is only 1.4km (0.9miles) away from Houbihu. Click here
to check out more information on Nan Wan and its current water temperature. Another surfspot near Houbihu is Jia le Shui
, which is 7.1km (4.4miles) away.
Are there nice beaches near by?
No, not too many beaches are in proximity to Houbihu. A beach that might be worth checking out is South Bay
, which is 77.6km (48.2miles) away from Houbihu. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also visit Batanes
, 130.2km (80.9miles) away from Houbihu.
Which wetsuit thickness is needed for Houbihu?
The water temperature at Houbihu is extremely warm, reaching up to 29°C (85°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 diving at Houbihu. However, during winter, temperatures drop down to nearly 23°C (74°F). During these months, a 1mm wetsuit top or a jumpsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok without a wetsuit . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to bring a thin wetsuit or jumpsuit.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Houbihu?
Due to relatively large temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions alter quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 23 to 28°C (74-83°F) during winter. Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions usually change during summer when sea temperatures reach 24 to 29°C (76-85°F). Fish which can often be found in waters of this temperature range include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Houbihu: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Houbihu...
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in the Republic of Ireland, the city Montalto Pavese
in the Italy, and the city Sepatan
in the Indonesia have in common with Houbihu? Click on the links to find out...