Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Krong Kep, Cambodia
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Krong Kep...
Krong Kep is a coastal city in Cambodia.
It is a relatively small coastal town close to the ocean with a population of 11658 people.
The water temperature around Krong Kep is almost constant during the year.
The temperature ranges from 27.6°C (81.7°F) in January up to 31.1°C (88°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 Krong Kep 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 Krong Kep?
The current water temperature in the month of January near Krong Kep is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not too many surf spots are located in proximity to Krong Kep. The next good one is Rockstar, which is 814.9km (506.2miles) away from Krong Kep. Click here
for more information on Rockstar and its water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also check out Hinako Islands
, which is approximately 821.6km (510.3miles) away from Krong Kep. Another good surfspot is Hinako Islands
, located ca 821.6km (510.3miles) from Krong Kep.
Are there beaches close by?
No, there are not too many beaches in proximity to Krong Kep. The next good one is Sihanoukville Island Beaches
, which is 44.2km (27.4miles) away from Krong Kep. Another gorgeous beach near Krong Kep is Sihanoukville Beaches
, roughly 54.8km (34miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit thickness do I need for Krong Kep?
The average water temperature around Krong Kep is extremely warm, around 29°C (84°F), with no significant variations during the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to water temperatures in December and January. This is why a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Krong Kep. 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 Krong Kep can be very strong.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Krong Kep?
Fishing and diving conditions change very little year round. The waters around Krong Kep are always tropical, reaching temperatures between 26 and 31°C (79-88°F). The following fish can often times be found in waters with these temperatures: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Krong Kep: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.