Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Muar, Malaysia
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Muar...
Muar is a coastal city in Malaysia.
It is a relatively average coastal town close to the ocean with a population of 127897 people.
The water temperature around Muar has average variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 24.5°C (76.2°F) in March up to 29.9°C (85.9°F) in the month of July, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 29°C (83°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Muar 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 Muar?
The current water temperature in the month of February in the waters close to Muar is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not too many surf spots are close to Muar. A spot, which is not too far away, is Nias, which is 331.7km (206miles) away from Muar. Click here
for directions and for more information on Nias and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try surfing Lagundri
, which is approximately 349.6km (217.2miles) away from Muar. Another good surfspot is Lagundri
, located approximately 349.6km (217.2miles) from Muar.
Are there beaches located close to Muar?
No, there are not many beaches near to Muar. One beach, which is not too far away, is Port Dickson
, which is 62.7km (39miles) away from Muar. Another nice beach near Muar is Kukup Beach
, roughly 78.3km (48.6miles) away.
What wetsuit is recommended for Muar?
The water temperature around Muar is extremely warm, reaching up to 30°C (86°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a wetsuit is usually not required for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Muar. Nevertheless, during early spring, temperatures cool down to roughly 25°C (76°F). During this time, a light top or a jumpsuit might be required for temperature-senstive people, but some people might even be ok without a rashguard or 1mm top . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to carry a thin wetsuit or jumpsuit.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Muar?
Due to relatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions alter quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 25 to 30°C (76-85°F) during spring. Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin love this temperature range. However, the conditions normally change during June, July, and August when temperatures go up to 25 to 30°C (77-86°F). Fish which like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Muar: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Muar...
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