Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Ko Phi Phi Don, Thailand
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Ko Phi Phi Don...
Ko Phi Phi Don is a beach in Thailand.
The water temperature around Ko Phi Phi Don has low variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 27.5°C (81.4°F) in August up to 30°C (86°F) in the month of July, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 29°C (84°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Ko Phi Phi Don 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 Ko Phi Phi Don?
The current water temperature in the month of December at Ko Phi Phi Don is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not too many surf spots are in close proximity to Ko Phi Phi Don. The next good one is Asu, which is almost 485.7km (301.7miles) away from Ko Phi Phi Don. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Asu and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try surfing Bawa
, which is roughly 489.2km (303.9miles) away from Ko Phi Phi Don. Another surfspot is Bawa
, located 489.2km (303.9miles) from Ko Phi Phi Don.
Are there any other nice beaches near by?
Yes, there are other gorgeous beaches near to Ko Phi Phi Don. The nearest one is Ko Phi Phi Leh
, which is just 4.6km (2.8miles) away from Ko Phi Phi Don. Another good beach near Ko Phi Phi Don is Ao Nang
, which is approximately 20.4km (12.7miles) away.
What wetsuit thickness do I need for Ko Phi Phi Don?
The average water temperature at Ko Phi Phi Don is extremely warm, around 29°C (84°F), with only little variations during the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to temperatures in December and January. Hence, a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving at Ko Phi Phi Don. However, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for very windy conditions and for UVA/UVB protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation at Ko Phi Phi Don can be very intense.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Ko Phi Phi Don?
Fishing and diving conditions are very constant year round. The waters at Ko Phi Phi Don are nearly almost tropical, reaching temperatures between 25 and 30°C (77-86°F). The following fish love this water temperature : Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Ko Phi Phi Don: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Ko Phi Phi Don...
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