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

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

Shipai is a coastal city in China. The water temperature around Shipai has a large variability throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 17.4°C (63.3°F) in March up to 28.8°C (83.8°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 24°C (75°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Shipai 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 Shipai?

The current water temperature in the month of December near Shipai is about:
0°C (32°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

Not many surf spots are located in close proximity to Shipai. The closest decent spot is Houbihu, which is more than 442.8km (275.1miles) away from Shipai. Click here for directions and for more information on Houbihu and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also check out Chunan, which is roughly 447.5km (278miles) away from Shipai. Another surfspot is Chunan, located approximately 447.5km (278miles) from Shipai.

Are there beaches near by?

Not too many beaches are close to Shipai. The next good one is Rocky Bay Beach, which is 48.9km (30.4miles) away from Shipai. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try South Bay, approximately 398.3km (247.4miles) away from Shipai.

What kind of wetsuit thickness do I need for Shipai?

The sea temperature around Shipai is extremely warm, reaching up to 29°C (84°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a wetsuit is normaly not needed for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Shipai. Nevertheless, during February, March, and April, temperatures cool down to nearly 17°C (63°F). During these months, a 3/2 wetsuit might be recommended to be in the water for several hours, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to have a 4/3 wetsuit.

How is the diving and fishing close to Shipai?

Due to comparatively large temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions vary quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 17 to 22°C (63-72°F) during February, March, and April. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions usually change during summer when sea temperatures go up to 24 to 29°C (75-84°F). Fish that like to swim in waters of this temperature range include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to Shipai: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Shipai...

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