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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Amashca, Peru

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Amashca...

Amashca is a coastal city in Peru. The water temperature around Amashca varies slightly year round. The temperature ranges from 15.8°C (60.4°F) in June up to 25.1°C (77.1°F) in the month of January, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 18°C (65°F) and the best time for water activities is winter, since Amashca 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 Amashca?

The current water temperature in the month of February near Amashca is about:
19°C (65°F)

Are there surf spots located close to Amashca?

There are not many surf spots close to Amashca. The next good one is Playa Grande, which is about 55.2km (57.9miles) away from Amashca. Click here to check out more information on Playa Grande and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Amashca are Bermejo, which is ca 93.3km (57.9miles) away, and Las Delicias, located 118.7km (73.7miles) from Amashca.

Are there gorgeous beaches near Amashca?

Not too many beaches are located in close proximity to Amashca. A good beach nearby is Huanchaco, which is more than 126.6km (78.7miles) away from Amashca. If you don't mind the drive, you can also check out Ancón, approximately 175.6km (109.1miles) away from Amashca.

What kind of wetsuit is needed for Amashca?

The sea temperature around Amashca is very warm, reaching up to 25°C (77°F) in the months of December, January, and February. During this time, in the summer, a rashguard or thin top might be required for sensitive people, but most will be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Amashca. Nevertheless, during May, June, and Jul, water temperatures reach lows of approximately 16°C (60°F). During these months, a 4/3 wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for more than half an hour, but some people might even be ok with a good 2/3mm suit . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to have a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.

How is the diving and fishing close to Amashca?

Due to comparatively large temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions alter quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 16 to 21°C (60-69°F) during May, June, and Jul. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. The conditions typically change during December, January, and February when water temperatures go up to 20 to 25°C (68-77°F). Fish that can often times be found in waters of this temperature range include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.

Directions to Amashca: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Amashca...

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