Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Mabul Island, Malaysia
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Mabul Island...
Mabul Island is a beach in Malaysia.
The water temperature around Mabul Island has low variability year round.
The temperature ranges from 27.2°C (81°F) in October up to 30°C (86°F) in the month of May, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 29°C (84°F) and the best time for water activities is late spring, since Mabul Island 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 Mabul Island?
The current water temperature in the month of March at Mabul Island is about:
Are there surf spots located close to Mabul Island?
Not many surf spots are located close to Mabul Island. A spot that might be worth checking out is Tandag, which is 614.2km (381.5miles) away from Mabul Island. Click here
for directions and for more information on Tandag and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try surfing Daku Island
, which is 638.6km (396.6miles) away from Mabul Island. Another fun surfspot is Daku Island
, located ca 638.6km (396.6miles) from Mabul Island.
Are there any other gorgeous beaches near Mabul Island?
Not too many beaches are located near to Mabul Island. One that might be worth checking out is Muara beach
, which is 251.1km (156miles) away from Mabul Island. If you have some extra time, you can also visit Muara Beach
, which is ca 251.1km (156miles) away from Mabul Island.
What kind of wetsuit is recommended for Mabul Island?
The average sea temperature at Mabul Island is extremely warm, around 29°C (84°F), with very little changes during the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to temperatures in December and January. That is why a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving at Mabul Island. Nevertheless, 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 Mabul Island can be remarkably strong.
How is the diving and fishing close to Mabul Island?
Scuba diving and fishing conditions are very similar during the year. The waters at Mabul Island 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 Mabul Island: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Mabul Island...
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