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Old 04-19-2017, 06:57 PM   #1
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Advice on water temperature

We're getting a new 37 litre tank tomorrow and I was wondering what temperature people would recommend having it at please
there is so many mixed opinions but not a lot of explanation to back it up, thank you for any feedback

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Which fish will you be stocking?
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We're getting a new 37 litre tank tomorrow and I was wondering what temperature people would recommend having it at please
It all depends on the animal life you want to keep. White Cloud Minnows are happy in the upper 60s. Discus and German Blue Rams need temps over 80.

What do you want to keep?
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We will mainly be keep platys at the minute, we're not too sure about what other breeds would be suitable for us yet
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We will mainly be keep platys at the minute, we're not too sure about what other breeds would be suitable for us yet
Platys tolerate a wide range. I keep mine at 78. I'd look for fish comfortable in a mid to high 70s range.
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