Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Wafangdian, China
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Wafangdian...
Wafangdian is a coastal city in China.
It is a comparatively average coastal town close to the water with a population of 250591 people.
The water temperature around Wafangdian changes extremely year round.
The temperature ranges from 2.7°C (36.9°F) in March up to 23.7°C (74.6°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 13°C (55°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Wafangdian 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 Wafangdian?
The current water temperature in the month of September near Wafangdian is approximately:
Are there surf spots near Wafangdian?
Not too many surf spots are located in close proximity to Wafangdian. A good spot nearby is Songdojin-ni, which is 350.7km (217.8miles) away from Wafangdian. Click here
for more information on Songdojin-ni and its current water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also check out Hae un dae
, which is roughly 508.3km (315.7miles) away from Wafangdian. Another fun surfspot is Hae un dae
, located 508.3km (315.7miles) from Wafangdian.
Are there nice beaches near by?
No, not too many beaches are in close proximity to Wafangdian. A good beach nearby is Haeundae Beach
, which is 508.2km (315.7miles) away from Wafangdian. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try Lazurnaya Bay
, 566.1km (351.6miles) away from Wafangdian.
Which wetsuit thickness is needed for Wafangdian?
The water temperature around Wafangdian is warm, reaching up to 24°C (75°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 1mm top or a jumpsuit might be required to stay in the water for extended hours, but some people might even be ok without a rashguard or 1mm top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during February, March, and April, temperatures come down to roughly 3°C (37°F). In this season, a 5-6mm drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is required to feel not too cold, but some might even be fine with a very good 5/6mm wetsuit for very short periods of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to carry a stack of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Wafangdian?
Due to relatively large temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions alter a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 3 to 8°C (37-46°F) during February, March, and April. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions typically change during summer when sea temperatures reach 19 to 24°C (66-75°F). Fish which like to swim in waters of this temperature range include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.
Directions to Wafangdian: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Wafangdian...
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