Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Balagtas, Philippines
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Balagtas...
Balagtas is a coastal city in the Philippines.
It is a rather medium-sized town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 59826 people.
The water temperature around Balagtas has slight variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 24.7°C (76.5°F) in January up to 29.9°C (85.8°F) in the month of July, 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 summer, since Balagtas 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 Balagtas?
The current water temperature in the month of January in the waters around Balagtas is ca:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not many surf spots in close proximity to Balagtas. The next good one is Pundakit, which is just 54.2km (34.3miles) away from Balagtas. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Pundakit and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Balagtas are Crystal Beach Break
, which is ca 55.3km (34.3miles) away, and High 5 Lahar
, located approximately 56.7km (35.2miles) from Balagtas.
Are there white sand beaches in proximity to Balagtas?
There are other nice beaches close to Balagtas. The closest one is Plaridel
, which is only 4.7km (2.9miles) away from Balagtas. Another beautiful beach near Balagtas is Santa Maria
, which is approximately 5.6km (3.5miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit is needed for Balagtas?
The sea temperature around Balagtas is extremely warm, reaching up to 30°C (86°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a wetsuit is usually not needed for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Balagtas. Nevertheless, during December, January, and February, temperatures come down to roughly 25°C (76°F). During these months, a thin top or a jumpsuit might be required for most people, but some people might even be ok without a rashguard or 1mm top . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to bring a thin wetsuit or jumpsuit.
How is the diving and fishing near Balagtas?
Due to significant sea temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions change quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 25 to 30°C (76-85°F) during December, January, and February. Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin love this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions normally change during June, July, and August when water temperatures range from 25 to 30°C (77-86°F). Fish that like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Balagtas: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Balagtas...
Do you know what the the city Agdangan
in the Philippines, the city Jamong
in the Indonesia, and the city Real
in the Philippines have in common with Balagtas? Click on the links to find out...