Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Pattaya, Thailand
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Pattaya...
Pattaya is a beach in Thailand.
The water temperature around Pattaya is constant during the year.
The temperature ranges from 27°C (80.5°F) in January up to 30.7°C (87.3°F) in the month of May, 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 late spring, since Pattaya 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 Pattaya?
The current water temperature in the month of January at Pattaya is approximately:
Are there surf spots near Pattaya?
Not too many surf spots are located close to Pattaya. A spot that might be worth checking out is Asu, which is 868.6km (539.5miles) away from Pattaya. Click here
for more information on Asu and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the drive, you can also try surfing Bawa
, which is roughly 872km (541.6miles) away from Pattaya. Another fun surfspot is Bawa
, located approximately 872km (541.6miles) from Pattaya.
Are there any other beautiful beaches near Pattaya?
No, not too many beaches are located near to Pattaya. The closest decent beach is Haad Rin
, which is almost 231.3km (143.7miles) away from Pattaya. If you have some extra time, you can also try Sihanoukville Beaches
, approximately 240km (149.1miles) away from Pattaya.
What wetsuit is recommended for Pattaya?
The average water temperature at Pattaya 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 water temperatures in December and January. That is why a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving at Pattaya. 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 Pattaya can be very intense.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Pattaya?
Diving and fishing conditions are very similar during the year. The waters at Pattaya are always tropical, reaching temperatures between 26 and 31°C (78-87°F). The following fish love this water temperature : Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Pattaya: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Pattaya...
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