Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Xilan, China
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Xilan...
Xilan is a coastal city in China.
The water temperature around Xilan varies extremely year round.
The temperature ranges from 12.7°C (54.9°F) in March up to 28.3°C (82.9°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 21°C (71°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Xilan 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 Xilan?
The current water temperature in the month of November in the waters around Xilan is ca:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not many surf spots are in close proximity to Xilan. A spot that might be worth checking out is Chunan, which is more than 153.1km (95.1miles) away from Xilan. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Chunan and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try surfing Fulong Beach
, which is approximately 188.8km (117.2miles) away from Xilan. Another fun surfspot is Fulong Beach
, located approximately 188.8km (117.2miles) from Xilan.
Are there white sand beaches near by?
Not many beaches are near to Xilan. The closest decent one is Fulong Beach
, which is 188.7km (117.2miles) away from Xilan. If you have some extra time, you can also try South Bay
, which is approximately 248.5km (154.3miles) away from Xilan.
What kind of wetsuit thickness is recommended for Xilan?
The sea temperature around Xilan is extremely warm, reaching up to 28°C (83°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a wetsuit is normaly not required for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Xilan. However, during February, March, and April, temperatures drop down to 13°C (55°F). In this season, a 4/3 wetsuit is recommended to feel comfortable, but some people might even be ok with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to carry a pair of boots and a hoodie.
How is the diving and fishing near Xilan?
Due to significant water temperature changes during the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 13 to 18°C (55-64°F) during February, March, and April. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions change during July, August, and September when temperatures range from 23 to 28°C (74-83°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Xilan: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Xilan...
Do you know what the the city Eleu-dit-Leauwette
in France, the city Nanyu
in China, and Coral Bank
have in common with Xilan? Click on the links to find out...