Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Alcantara, Philippines
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Alcantara...
Alcantara is a beach in the Philippines.
The water temperature around Alcantara is nearly steady during the year.
The temperature ranges from 26.2°C (79.2°F) in February up to 30°C (86°F) in the month of October, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 28°C (83°F) and the best time for water activities is , since Alcantara 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 at Alcantara?
The current water temperature in the month of February at Alcantara is about:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not too many surf spots are located in close proximity to Alcantara. A good spot nearby is Pururan Bay, which is 185.9km (115.4miles) away from Alcantara. Click here
for more information on Pururan Bay and its current water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also try Crystal Beach Break
, which is 231.6km (143.8miles) away from Alcantara. Another fun surfspot is Crystal Beach Break
, located roughly 231.6km (143.8miles) from Alcantara.
Are there any other beaches near by?
Yes, there are several other beaches close to Alcantara. The nearest one is Canyayo
, which is only 8.3km (5.2miles) away from Alcantara. Another beach near Alcantara is Cabahan Island
, which is ca 8.5km (5.3miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit thickness is needed for Alcantara?
The average water temperature at Alcantara is extremely warm, around 28°C (83°F), with only little variations during the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to sea temperatures in December and January. This is why a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving at Alcantara. However, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for very chilly conditions and for UV protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation at Alcantara can be remarkably intense.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Alcantara?
Diving and fishing conditions stay very constant throughout the year. The waters at Alcantara are mostly tropical, reaching temperatures between 25 and 30°C (77-86°F). The following fish like to swim in waters of this temperature range: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Alcantara: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Alcantara...
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