Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Alak, Indonesia
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Alak...
Alak is a coastal city in Indonesia.
The water temperature around Alak changes moderately year round.
The temperature ranges from 25.8°C (78.5°F) in August up to 29.9°C (85.8°F) in the month of December, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 28°C (83°F) and the best time for water activities is early winter, since Alak is located in the southern hemisphere.
Hover over the bars to see temperature for each month in Celsius and Fahrenheit.
What is the current water temperature near Alak?
The current water temperature in the month of January near Alak is approximately:
Are there surf spots close to Alak?
Not too many surf spots are located in proximity to Alak. A good spot nearby is Roti Island, which is almost 68.6km (42.6miles) away from Alak. Click here
for more information on Roti Island and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also try Lakey Peak
, which is 364.4km (226.3miles) away from Alak. Another good surfspot is Lakey Peak
, located roughly 364.4km (226.3miles) from Alak.
Are there nice beaches close by?
No, not too many beaches are in proximity to Alak. The next good one is Lasiana Beach
, which is more than 10.4km (6.5miles) away from Alak. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also visit Flores
, which is roughly 198.6km (123.3miles) away from Alak.
Which wetsuit thickness is needed for Alak?
The average water temperature around Alak is extremely warm, around 28°C (83°F), with no significant variations throughout the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to water temperatures in December and January. This is why a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Alak. However, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for abnormal windy conditions and for UV protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around Alak can be remarkably strong.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Alak?
Fishing and diving conditions change very little throughout the year. The waters are always tropical, reaching temperatures between 25 and 30°C (77-86°F). The following fish like to hang out in waters of this temperature range: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Alak: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.