Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Salaya, Thailand
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Salaya...
Salaya is a coastal city in Thailand.
The water temperature around Salaya has average variability year round.
The temperature ranges from 25.3°C (77.5°F) in January up to 31.4°C (88.5°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 Salaya 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 Salaya?
The current water temperature in the month of March near Salaya is about:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not too many surf spots are located in proximity to Salaya. A spot that might be worth checking out is Asu, which is almost 917.3km (569.8miles) away from Salaya. Click here
to check out more information on Asu and its current water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also try surfing Bawa
, which is approximately 920.8km (571.9miles) away from Salaya. Another fun surfspot is Bawa
, located 920.8km (571.9miles) from Salaya.
Are there beaches close by?
No, not too many beaches are near to Salaya. The next good beach is Pattaya
, which is 71.1km (44.2miles) away from Salaya. If you have some extra time, you can also check out Haad Rin
, which is 285.6km (177.4miles) away from Salaya.
What kind of wetsuit thickness is recommended for Salaya?
The water temperature around Salaya is extremely warm, reaching up to 31°C (89°F) in the months of April, May, and June. During this time, in the late spring, a wetsuit is typically not required for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during December, January, and February, temperatures reach lows of 25°C (77°F). In this season, a rashguard or 1mm wetsuit top might be required for temperature-senstive people, but most will be ok without a wetsuit . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to carry a rashguard or light top.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Salaya?
Due to comparatively large temperature changes during the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions change a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 25 to 30°C (77-86°F) during December, January, and February. Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions change during April, May, and June when temperatures reach 26 to 31°C (80-89°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Salaya: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Salaya...
Do you know what the Spinola Spur
in North Korea, and the city Tempel
in Indonesia have in common with Salaya? Click on the links to find out...