Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Bajamar, Costa Rica
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Bajamar...
Bajamar is a surf spot in Costa Rica.
The water temperature around Bajamar has low variability during the year.
The temperature ranges from 27.5°C (81.6°F) in December up to 29.1°C (84.4°F) in the month of April, 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 spring, since Bajamar 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 at Bajamar?
The current water temperature in the month of August at Bajamar is ca:
Are there any other surf spots in close proximity to Bajamar?
Yes, there are other surf spots close to Bajamar. The nearest one is Corralillo, which is only 3.5km (2.2miles) away from Bajamar. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Corralillo and its current water temperature. Another fun surfspot near Bajamar is Boca Barranca
, which is roughly 7.4km (4.6miles) away.
Are there white sand beaches close by?
There are some gorgeous beaches in proximity to Bajamar. The closest one is Puntarenas
, which is just 12km (7.4miles) away from Bajamar. Another nice beach near Bajamar is Playa Herradura
, which is approximately 14.6km (9miles) away.
Which wetsuit thickness is needed for Bajamar?
The average sea temperature at Bajamar is extremely warm, around 28°C (83°F), with no significant 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 at Bajamar. However, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for very windy conditions and for UV protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation at Bajamar can be particularly strong.
How is the diving and fishing close to Bajamar?
Fishing and Scuba diving conditions change very little throughout the year. The waters are nearly almost tropical, reaching temperatures between 24 and 29°C (75-84°F). The following fish like to roam around in waters of this temperature range: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Bajamar: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.