Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Altavas, Philippines
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Altavas...
Altavas is a coastal city in the Philippines.
It is a relatively small coastal town close to the water with a population of 2736 people.
The water temperature around Altavas has moderate variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 25.8°C (78.4°F) in January up to 29.9°C (85.8°F) in the month of June, 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 summer, since Altavas 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 Altavas?
The current water temperature in the month of March near Altavas is approximately:
Are there surf spots close to Altavas?
Not too many surf spots are located close to Altavas. A good spot nearby is Pururan Bay, which is almost 196.5km (122miles) away from Altavas. Click here
for directions and for more information on Pururan Bay and its current water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also try surfing Calicoan Island
, which is 230.5km (143.2miles) away from Altavas. Another good surfspot is Calicoan Island
, located roughly 230.5km (143.2miles) from Altavas.
Are there beaches near Altavas?
Yes, there are some other nice beaches in proximity to Altavas. The closest one is Tabon Island
, which is only 2.2km (1.4miles) away from Altavas. Another gorgeous beach near Altavas is Pandan Island
, which is ca 4.5km (2.8miles) away.
What wetsuit is needed for Altavas?
The average water temperature around Altavas is extremely warm, around 28°C (83°F), with very little changes throughout the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to sea temperatures in December and January. That is why a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Altavas. However, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for very chilly conditions and for UVA/UVB protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around Altavas can be remarkably strong.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Altavas?
Fishing and diving conditions are very similar throughout the year. The waters are mostly tropical, reaching temperatures between 25 and 30°C (77-86°F). The following fish love this water temperature and can often be found: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Altavas: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Altavas...
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