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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Shalang, China

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Shalang...

Shalang is a coastal city in China. The water temperature around Shalang varies significantly during the year. The temperature ranges from 18°C (64.4°F) in January up to 29°C (84.2°F) in the month of September, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 24°C (75°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Shalang 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 Shalang?

The current water temperature in the month of May in the waters close to Shalang is approximately:
27°C (81°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

Not too many surf spots are close to Shalang. A spot, which is not too far away, is Houbihu, which is more than 610.9km (379.5miles) away from Shalang. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Houbihu and its water temperature. If you don't mind the drive, you can also try surfing Jia le Shui, which is roughly 617.2km (383.4miles) away from Shalang. Another fun surfspot is Jia le Shui, located roughly 617.2km (383.4miles) from Shalang.

Are there beautiful beaches located close to Shalang?

No, not many beaches are located in close proximity to Shalang. A good beach nearby is Rocky Bay Beach, which is almost 189.7km (117.8miles) away from Shalang. If you have some extra time, you can also try Yalong Bay, roughly 268.2km (166.6miles) away from Shalang.

What wetsuit is recommended for Shalang?

The water temperature around Shalang is extremely warm, reaching up to 29°C (84°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a wetsuit is usually not required for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Shalang. However, during winter, sea temperatures cool down to roughly 18°C (64°F). In this season, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be recommended to be in the water for a good amount of time, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to bring a 4/3 wetsuit.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near Shalang?

Due to relatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 18 to 23°C (64-73°F) during winter. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions normally change during fall when sea temperatures go up to 24 to 29°C (75-84°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to Shalang: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Shalang...

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