Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Tioman Island, Malaysia
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Tioman Island...
Tioman Island is a beach in Malaysia.
The water temperature around Tioman Island is almost constant year round.
The temperature ranges from 26.8°C (80.3°F) in February up to 30.2°C (86.4°F) in the month of June, 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 early summer, since Tioman Island 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 at Tioman Island?
The current water temperature in the month of April at Tioman Island is ca:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not many surf spots are close to Tioman Island. The next good one is Nias, which is almost 453.8km (281.8miles) away from Tioman Island. Click here
to check out more information on Nias and its water temperature. If you don't mind the drive, you can also try Icelands
, which is roughly 460.8km (286.2miles) away from Tioman Island. Another surfspot is Icelands
, located ca 460.8km (286.2miles) from Tioman Island.
Are there any other sandy beaches in proximity to Tioman Island?
There are not many beaches close to Tioman Island. The next good one is Tanjung Batu Beach
, which is only 57.5km (35.7miles) away from Tioman Island. Another gorgeous beach near Tioman Island is Changi Beach Park
, which is roughly 102.3km (63.5miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit do I need for Tioman Island?
The average sea temperature at Tioman Island is extremely warm, around 29°C (84°F), with very little variations during the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to water temperatures in December and January. Because of this, a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving at Tioman Island. Nevertheless, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for very windy conditions and for UV protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation at Tioman Island can be very intense.
How is the diving and fishing near Tioman Island?
Fishing and Scuba diving conditions are very similar year round. The waters at Tioman Island are always tropical, reaching temperatures between 25 and 30°C (77-86°F). The following fish like to roam around in waters of this temperature range: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Tioman Island: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Tioman Island...
Do you know what the Carancahua Mound
, Parry Shoal
, and the city Labala
in Indonesia have in common with Tioman Island? Click on the links to find out...