Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Samphanthawong, Thailand
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Samphanthawong...
Samphanthawong is a coastal city in Thailand.
The water temperature around Samphanthawong varies slightly throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 25.5°C (77.9°F) in January up to 31.3°C (88.3°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 Samphanthawong 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 Samphanthawong?
The current water temperature in the month of March in the waters close to Samphanthawong is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not too many surf spots are close to Samphanthawong. A spot, which is not too far away, is Asu, which is almost 915.7km (568.7miles) away from Samphanthawong. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Asu and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try Bawa
, which is ca 919.1km (570.9miles) away from Samphanthawong. Another good surfspot is Bawa
, located ca 919.1km (570.9miles) from Samphanthawong.
Are there nice beaches in close proximity to Samphanthawong?
No, not many beaches are located in close proximity to Samphanthawong. A good beach nearby is Pattaya
, which is more than 60.7km (37.7miles) away from Samphanthawong. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also check out Haad Rin
, which is ca 281.8km (175.1miles) away from Samphanthawong.
What wetsuit is recommended for Samphanthawong?
The water temperature around Samphanthawong is extremely warm, reaching up to 31°C (88°F) in the months of April, May, and June. During this time, in the late spring, a wetsuit is usually not required for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Samphanthawong. However, during December, January, and February, water temperatures cool down to roughly 25°C (78°F). During this time, a rashguard or thin top might be required for temperature-senstive people, but most people will be fine without a wetsuit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to have a rashguard or 1mm wetsuit top.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Samphanthawong?
Due to relatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions change quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 25 to 30°C (78-87°F) during December, January, and February. Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna love this temperature range. However, the conditions normally change during April, May, and June when temperatures range from 26 to 31°C (79-88°F). Fish that can often be found in waters of this temperature range include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Samphanthawong: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Samphanthawong...
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