Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Prachuap Khiri Khan, Thailand
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Prachuap Khiri Khan...
Prachuap Khiri Khan is a coastal city in Thailand.
It is a comparatively small coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 33521 people.
The water temperature around Prachuap Khiri Khan is close to steady during the year.
The temperature ranges from 27.4°C (81.3°F) in February up to 30°C (86°F) in the month of May, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 28°C (83°F) and the best time for water activities is late spring, since Prachuap Khiri Khan 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 Prachuap Khiri Khan?
The current water temperature in the month of August in the waters close to Prachuap Khiri Khan is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not too many surf spots are in close proximity to Prachuap Khiri Khan. The closest decent spot is Asu, which is 775.6km (481.7miles) away from Prachuap Khiri Khan. Click here
for more information on Asu and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the drive, you can also try Bawa
, which is roughly 779.1km (483.9miles) away from Prachuap Khiri Khan. Another fun surfspot is Bawa
, located 779.1km (483.9miles) from Prachuap Khiri Khan.
Are there nice beaches near by?
No, not many beaches are in proximity to Prachuap Khiri Khan. The next good beach is Pattaya
, which is almost 106.1km (65.9miles) away from Prachuap Khiri Khan. If you don't mind the drive, you can also visit Haad Rin
, which is 149.4km (92.8miles) away from Prachuap Khiri Khan.
What wetsuit thickness do I need for Prachuap Khiri Khan?
The average water temperature around Prachuap Khiri Khan is extremely warm, around 28°C (83°F), with only little variations during the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to sea temperatures in December and January. This is why a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Prachuap Khiri Khan. However, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for very windy conditions and for UV protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around Prachuap Khiri Khan can be remarkably strong.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Prachuap Khiri Khan?
Fishing and diving conditions are very constant year round. The waters around Prachuap Khiri Khan are mostly tropical, reaching temperatures between 25 and 30°C (77-86°F). The following fish like to roam around in waters of this temperature range: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Prachuap Khiri Khan: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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