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

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

Shima is a coastal city in China. It is a quite mid-size city close to the ocean with a population of 68375 people. The water temperature around Shima has significant variability during the year. The temperature ranges from 14.1°C (57.3°F) in February up to 28.1°C (82.5°F) in the month of July, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 22°C (71°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Shima 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 Shima?

The current water temperature in the month of January near Shima is about:
16°C (60°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

Not many surf spots are located in proximity to Shima. A spot that might be worth checking out is Chunan, which is almost 191.7km (119.1miles) away from Shima. Click here for directions and for more information on Chunan and its water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also try Gongs, which is ca 242.4km (150.5miles) away from Shima. Another fun surfspot is Gongs, located ca 242.4km (150.5miles) from Shima.

Are there beaches close by?

Not too many beaches are located near to Shima. A beach, which is not too far away, is South Bay, which is more than 184.1km (114.3miles) away from Shima. If you don't mind the drive, you can also check out Fulong Beach, ca 261.8km (162.6miles) away from Shima.

What kind of wetsuit is recommended for Shima?

The sea temperature around Shima is extremely warm, reaching up to 28°C (82°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a wetsuit is typically not required for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Shima. Nevertheless, during late winter, water temperatures reach lows of approximately 14°C (57°F). In this season, a 4/3 wetsuit is recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a good 2/3mm suit . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to bring a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.

How is the diving and fishing close to Shima?

Due to comparatively large temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions change quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 14 to 19°C (57-66°F) during winter. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. The conditions typically change during June, July, and August when sea temperatures range from 23 to 28°C (73-82°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to Shima: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Shima...

Do you know what the the city Oak View in the United States, the city Lambersart in the France, and the city Kupahandap in the Indonesia have in common with Shima? Click on the links to find out...