Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Taoyuan, Taiwan
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Taoyuan...
Taoyuan is a coastal city in Taiwan.
The water temperature around Taoyuan varies dramatically throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 16.5°C (61.7°F) in February up to 29°C (84.3°F) in the month of July, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 23°C (74°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Taoyuan 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 Taoyuan?
The current water temperature in the month of January near Taoyuan is about:
Are there surf spots located close to Taoyuan?
There are not many surf spots close to Taoyuan. The next good one is Jin San, which is just 26.3km (21miles) away from Taoyuan. Click here
for more information on Jin San and its current water temperature. Other surfspots near Taoyuan are Wu-shi harbor
, which is 33.8km (21miles) away, and Chunan
, located 35.6km (22.1miles) from Taoyuan.
Are there gorgeous beaches near Taoyuan?
Not too many beaches are located in proximity to Taoyuan. A beach, which is not too far away, is Fulong Beach
, which is 39.2km (24.4miles) away from Taoyuan. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try South Bay
, which is ca 157.8km (98miles) away from Taoyuan.
What kind of wetsuit is needed for Taoyuan?
The sea temperature around Taoyuan is extremely warm, reaching up to 29°C (84°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a wetsuit is usually not needed for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during late winter, temperatures reach lows of nearly 17°C (62°F). During this time, a 3/2 wetsuit might be recommended to feel comfortable, but some people might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to carry a 4/3 wetsuit.
How is the diving and fishing close to Taoyuan?
Due to comparatively large temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions alter a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 17 to 22°C (62-71°F) during winter. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions usually change during June, July, and August when temperatures range from 24 to 29°C (75-84°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Taoyuan: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Taoyuan...
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