Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Balut, Philippines
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Balut...
Balut is a coastal city in the Philippines.
It is a rather small-sized town close to the ocean with a population of 2348 people.
The water temperature around Balut changes slightly year round.
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 Balut 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 Balut?
The current water temperature in the month of December near Balut is ca:
Are there surf spots close by?
There are not many surf spots in proximity to Balut. A spot, which is not too far away, is Pundakit, which is about 36.4km (24.7miles) away from Balut. Click here
for more information on Pundakit and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Balut are Crystal Beach Break
, which is approximately 39.7km (24.7miles) away, and High 5 Lahar
, located roughly 42km (26.1miles) from Balut.
Are there white sand beaches close by?
There are a few other gorgeous beaches in proximity to Balut. The nearest one is Pilar
, which is 1.6km (1miles) away from Balut. Another nice beach near Balut is Pilar
, which is approximately 1.6km (1miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit thickness is recommended for Balut?
The sea temperature around Balut 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 typically not required for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during December, January, and February, water temperatures drop down to approximately 25°C (76°F). In this season, a 1mm top or a jumpsuit might be required for temperature-senstive people, but some might even be ok without a wetsuit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to have a thin wetsuit or jumpsuit.
How is the diving and fishing close to Balut?
Due to significant temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions change a lot depending on the season. 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 can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions typically change during June, July, and August when temperatures reach 25 to 30°C (77-86°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Balut: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Balut...
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in Spain, the city Strovelstorp
in Sweden, and the city Cangshan
in China have in common with Balut? Click on the links to find out...