Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Alcantara, Philippines
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Alcantara...
Alcantara is a coastal city in the Philippines.
It is a quite dense city close to the ocean with a population of 2251 people.
The water temperature around Alcantara has low variability year round.
The temperature ranges from 26.7°C (80.1°F) in March 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 near Alcantara?
The current water temperature in the month of February in the waters near Alcantara is about:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not many surf spots are in close proximity to Alcantara. A spot, which is not too far away, is Pururan Bay, which is more than 185.9km (115.5miles) away from Alcantara. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Pururan Bay and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also check out Crystal Beach Break
, which is 232.2km (144.2miles) away from Alcantara. Another fun surfspot is Crystal Beach Break
, located roughly 232.2km (144.2miles) from Alcantara.
Are there beaches near by?
There are several beaches in proximity to Alcantara. The closest one is Alcantara
, which is just 0.6km (0.4miles) away from Alcantara. Another fun beach near Alcantara is Cabahan Island
, which is 8km (5miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit thickness is recommended for Alcantara?
The average sea temperature around Alcantara is extremely warm, around 28°C (83°F), with only little changes throughout the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to temperatures in December and January. Because of this, a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Alcantara. Nevertheless, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for abnormal windy conditions and for sun protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around Alcantara can be remarkably intense.
How is the diving and fishing near Alcantara?
Scuba diving and fishing conditions are very constant during the year. The waters are nearly almost tropical, reaching temperatures between 25 and 30°C (77-86°F). The following fish can often be found in waters with these temperatures: 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...
Do you know what the Oa Seamount
in Indonesia, and the city Cabognon
in Philippines have in common with Alcantara? Click on the links to find out...