Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Amapala, Honduras
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Amapala...
Amapala is a coastal city in Honduras.
It is a fairly dense town close to the water with a population of 2136 people.
The water temperature around Amapala has moderate variability year round.
The temperature ranges from 25.5°C (77.9°F) in March up to 30.2°C (86.4°F) in the month of June, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 28°C (83°F) and the best time for water activities is early summer, since Amapala 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 Amapala?
The current water temperature in the month of January near Amapala is ca:
Are there surf spots located close to Amapala?
Not many surf spots are located in proximity to Amapala. A spot, which is not too far away, is Punta Mango, which is 38.4km (23.9miles) away from Amapala. Click here
to check out more information on Punta Mango and its water temperature. If you don't mind the drive, you can also try surfing La Bocana
, which is ca 116.9km (72.6miles) away from Amapala. Another fun surfspot is La Bocana
, located ca 116.9km (72.6miles) from Amapala.
Are there sandy beaches close by?
Not too many beaches are in close proximity to Amapala. A good beach nearby is Monterrico
, which is almost 194.1km (120.6miles) away from Amapala. If you have some extra time, you can also check out Gulf of Papagayo
, which is ca 217.1km (134.9miles) away from Amapala.
Which wetsuit thickness is recommended for Amapala?
The average sea temperature around Amapala is extremely warm, around 28°C (83°F), with no significant changes during the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to sea temperatures in December and January. Hence, a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Amapala. Nevertheless, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for very windy conditions and for UVA/UVB protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around Amapala can be particularly strong.
How is the diving and fishing close to Amapala?
Scuba diving and fishing conditions change very little during the year. The waters around Amapala are mostly tropical, reaching temperatures between 25 and 30°C (77-86°F). The following fish love this water temperature : Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Amapala: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Amapala...
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