Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Kien Giang, Vietnam
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Kien Giang...
Kien Giang is a coastal city in Vietnam.
The water temperature around Kien Giang varies slightly year round.
The temperature ranges from 20.7°C (69.3°F) in January up to 29.5°C (85.1°F) in the month of June, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 26°C (79°F) and the best time for water activities is early summer, since Kien Giang 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 Kien Giang?
The current water temperature in the month of September near Kien Giang is about:
Are there surf spots located close to Kien Giang?
Not many surf spots are located in close proximity to Kien Giang. A good spot nearby is San juan, which is more than 896.6km (556.9miles) away from Kien Giang. Click here
for directions and for more information on San juan and its water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also check out Crystal Beach Break
, which is approximately 899km (558.4miles) away from Kien Giang. Another surfspot is Crystal Beach Break
, located approximately 899km (558.4miles) from Kien Giang.
Are there beaches near by?
Not too many beaches are in close proximity to Kien Giang. A good beach nearby is Yalong Bay
, which is almost 199km (123.6miles) away from Kien Giang. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also check out Nha Trang
, approximately 380.8km (236.6miles) away from Kien Giang.
Which wetsuit thickness is needed for Kien Giang?
The sea temperature around Kien Giang is extremely warm, reaching up to 29°C (85°F) in the months of May, June, and Jul. During this time, in the early summer, a wetsuit is normaly not required for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Kien Giang. Nevertheless, during winter, water temperatures reach lows of approximately 21°C (69°F). During these months, a 3/2 wetsuit might be recommended to be in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to bring a 4/3 wetsuit.
How is the diving and fishing close to Kien Giang?
Due to comparatively large temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 21 to 26°C (69-78°F) during winter. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions typically change during May, June, and Jul when sea temperatures go up to 24 to 29°C (76-85°F). Fish that can often be found in waters with these temperatures include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Kien Giang: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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