Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Tha Maka, Thailand
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Tha Maka...
Tha Maka is a coastal city in Thailand.
It is a rather medium-sized town close to the water with a population of 52907 people.
The water temperature around Tha Maka varies slightly during the year.
The temperature ranges from 25.3°C (77.5°F) in January up to 31.4°C (88.5°F) in the month of May, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 29°C (84°F) and the best time for water activities is late spring, since Tha Maka 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 Tha Maka?
The current water temperature in the month of December near Tha Maka is ca:
Are there surf spots in close proximity to Tha Maka?
Not many surf spots are located in proximity to Tha Maka. The next good one is Asu, which is almost 916.1km (569miles) away from Tha Maka. Click here
for directions and for more information on Asu and its water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also check out Bawa
, which is roughly 919.7km (571.2miles) away from Tha Maka. Another fun surfspot is Bawa
, located approximately 919.7km (571.2miles) from Tha Maka.
Are there white sand beaches close by?
Not too many beaches are close to Tha Maka. A beach, which is not too far away, is Pattaya
, which is 100.5km (62.4miles) away from Tha Maka. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try Haad Rin
, which is approximately 292.6km (181.7miles) away from Tha Maka.
Which wetsuit thickness do I need for Tha Maka?
The sea temperature around Tha Maka is extremely warm, reaching up to 31°C (89°F) in the months of April, May, and June. During this time, in the late spring, a wetsuit is typically not needed for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Tha Maka. Nevertheless, during winter, sea temperatures reach lows of approximately 25°C (77°F). In this season, a rashguard or light top might be required for sensitive people, but most people will be ok without a wetsuit . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to bring a rashguard or thin top.
How is the diving and fishing close to Tha Maka?
Due to significant temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions change quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 25 to 30°C (77-86°F) during winter. Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions typically change during spring when temperatures go up to 26 to 31°C (80-89°F). Fish that like to swim in waters of this temperature range include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Tha Maka: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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