Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Zhongmen, China
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Zhongmen...
Zhongmen is a coastal city in China.
The water temperature around Zhongmen changes dramatically year round.
The temperature ranges from 13.3°C (56°F) in February up to 27.5°C (81.6°F) in the month of September, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 21°C (70°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Zhongmen 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 Zhongmen?
The current water temperature in the month of December near Zhongmen is about:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not many surf spots are located in proximity to Zhongmen. The closest decent spot is Chunan, which is almost 116.4km (72.3miles) away from Zhongmen. Click here
for directions and for more information on Chunan and its current water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also check out Wu-shi harbor
, which is ca 174.5km (108.4miles) away from Zhongmen. Another good surfspot is Wu-shi harbor
, located approximately 174.5km (108.4miles) from Zhongmen.
Are there beaches close by?
Not too many beaches are in proximity to Zhongmen. The closest decent one is South Bay
, which is 170.7km (106.1miles) away from Zhongmen. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also check out Fulong Beach
, which is approximately 179.7km (111.6miles) away from Zhongmen.
What kind of wetsuit thickness do I need for Zhongmen?
The sea temperature around Zhongmen is very warm, reaching up to 28°C (82°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a rashguard or light wetsuit top might be required for temperature-senstive people, but most people will be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, temperatures drop down to approximately 13°C (56°F). During these months, a 4/3 wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some might even be fine with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to bring a pair of boots and a hoodie.
How is the diving and fishing close to Zhongmen?
Due to comparatively large temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions change quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 13 to 18°C (56-65°F) during January, February, and March. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions usually change during August, September, and October when temperatures go up to 23 to 28°C (73-82°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Zhongmen: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Zhongmen...
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in Germany, the city Whaley Bridge
in United Kingdom, and the city Sanzao
in China have in common with Zhongmen? Click on the links to find out...