Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Kampong Dungun, Malaysia
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Kampong Dungun...
Kampong Dungun is a coastal city in Malaysia.
It is a rather medium-sized town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 58674 people.
The water temperature around Kampong Dungun is close to steady during the year.
The temperature ranges from 27.5°C (81.5°F) in September up to 29.9°C (85.8°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 29°C (84°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Kampong Dungun 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 Kampong Dungun?
The current water temperature in the month of October in the waters around Kampong Dungun is ca:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not many surf spots are in close proximity to Kampong Dungun. A spot that might be worth checking out is Rockstar, which is 298.5km (185.4miles) away from Kampong Dungun. Click here
to check out more information on Rockstar and its water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also check out Nias
, which is ca 310.1km (192.6miles) away from Kampong Dungun. Another good surfspot is Nias
, located 310.1km (192.6miles) from Kampong Dungun.
Are there white sand beaches near by?
There are not many beaches in close proximity to Kampong Dungun. A beach that might be worth checking out is Port Dickson
, which is 58.3km (36.2miles) away from Kampong Dungun. Another beautiful beach near Kampong Dungun is Pangkor Island
, which is roughly 87.3km (54.2miles) away.
What wetsuit thickness is recommended for Kampong Dungun?
The average sea temperature around Kampong Dungun is extremely warm, around 29°C (84°F), with only little changes during the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to sea temperatures in December and January. Hence, a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Kampong Dungun. Nevertheless, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for very chilly conditions and for sun protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around Kampong Dungun can be particularly strong.
How is the diving and fishing near Kampong Dungun?
Fishing and Scuba diving conditions are very constant during the year. The waters around Kampong Dungun are mostly tropical, reaching temperatures between 25 and 30°C (77-86°F). The following fish can often be found in waters with these temperatures: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Kampong Dungun: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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