Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Balot Island, Philippines
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Balot Island...
Balot Island is a beach in the Philippines.
The water temperature around Balot Island is steady throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 27.3°C (81.2°F) in February up to 29.8°C (85.6°F) in the month of November, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 29°C (83°F) and the best time for water activities is late fall, since Balot Island 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 Balot Island?
The current water temperature in the month of August at Balot Island is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not too many surf spots are close to Balot Island. The next good one is Tandag, which is almost 259.8km (161.4miles) away from Balot Island. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Tandag and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also check out Daku Island
, which is roughly 305.2km (189.6miles) away from Balot Island. Another surfspot is Daku Island
, located ca 305.2km (189.6miles) from Balot Island.
Are there any other beautiful beaches in close proximity to Balot Island?
Yes, there are other beautiful beaches near to Balot Island. The closest one is Balut Island
, which is only 0km (0miles) away from Balot Island. Another fun beach near Balot Island is Sarangani Island
, which is 7km (4.4miles) away.
What wetsuit do I need for Balot Island?
The average water temperature at Balot Island is extremely warm, around 29°C (83°F), with very little variations throughout the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to sea temperatures in December and January. Hence, a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving at Balot Island. Nevertheless, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for abnormal windy conditions and for sun protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation at Balot Island can be very intense.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Balot Island?
Diving and fishing conditions are very similar year round. The waters are mostly tropical, reaching temperatures between 25 and 30°C (77-86°F). The following fish can often be found in waters with these temperatures: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Balot Island: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Balot Island...
Do you know what the Kasari Seamount
in United Kingdom, and the city Hepu
in China have in common with Balot Island? Click on the links to find out...