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

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

Ancón is a beach in Peru. The water temperature around Ancón varies slightly year round. The temperature ranges from 15.4°C (59.7°F) in October up to 20.1°C (68.3°F) in the month of March, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 18°C (64°F) and the best time for water activities is early spring, since Ancón 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 at Ancón?

The current water temperature in the month of July at Ancón is about:
16°C (61°F)

Are there surf spots near Ancón?

Yes, there are several surf spots close to Ancón. The nearest one is Infiernillo, which is just 0.7km (0.9miles) away from Ancón. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Infiernillo and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Ancón are Conchitas, which is 1.4km (0.9miles) away, and Pasamayo, located 5.9km (3.6miles) from Ancón.

Are there any other beaches near by?

No, there are not too many beaches in proximity to Ancón. The next good one is La Punta, which is only 23.4km (14.5miles) away from Ancón. Another good beach near Ancón is Barranco, which is ca 29.6km (18.4miles) away.

Which wetsuit thickness do I need for Ancón?

The average water temperature at Ancón is not very warm, around 18°C (64°F), with very little variations throughout the year. Because of this, a 2/3mm wetsuit is needed for surfing, snorkelling, or diving at Ancón. That being said, it can get more chilly in the mornings and in the evenings and during windy days. People who are sensitive to cold temperatures might want to wear a 3/4mm fullsuit. The coldest months are . You could possibly be fine with a jumpsuit during warm days in the fall, particularly in the months of February, March, and April.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Ancón?

Diving and fishing conditions stay very constant year round. The waters are nearly almost cool, reaching temperatures between 15 and 20°C (59-68°F). The following fish love this water temperature and can often be found: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Ancón: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Ancón...

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