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

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

Balconies is a surf spot in Peru. The water temperature around Balconies varies slightly during the year. The temperature ranges from 16.8°C (62.2°F) in September up to 24.1°C (75.5°F) in the month of February, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 20°C (68°F) and the best time for water activities is late winter, since Balconies 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 Balconies?

The current water temperature in the month of August at Balconies is ca:
17°C (63°F)

Are there any other surf spots in close proximity to Balconies?

Yes, there are other surf spots close to Balconies. The closest one is El Golf, which is 5.2km (3.3miles) away from Balconies. Click here for directions and to check out more information on El Golf and its water temperature. Another good surfspot near Balconies is Baterias, which is 14.6km (9.1miles) away.

Are there white sand beaches near Balconies?

There are not too many beaches near to Balconies. A beach that might be worth checking out is Mancora, which is only 43.4km (27miles) away from Balconies. Another good beach near Balconies is Contralmirante Villar, approximately 65.5km (40.7miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit is recommended for Balconies?

The sea temperature at Balconies is warm, reaching up to 24°C (75°F) in the months of January, February, and March. During this time, in the late summer, a thin top or a jumpsuit might be required to stay in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving at Balconies. Nevertheless, during early fall, sea temperatures reach lows of 17°C (62°F). In this season, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to bring a 4/3 wetsuit.

How is the diving and fishing close to Balconies?

Due to significant temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions change quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 17 to 22°C (62-71°F) during August, September, and October. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions usually change during January, February, and March when water temperatures go up to 19 to 24°C (66-75°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.

Directions to Balconies: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Balconies...

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