Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Balutakay, Philippines
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Balutakay...
Balutakay is a coastal city in the Philippines.
It is a relatively small coastal town close to the water with a population of 2817 people.
The water temperature around Balutakay has low variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 27.1°C (80.8°F) in February up to 29.7°C (85.5°F) in the month of June, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 29°C (84°F) and the best time for water activities is early summer, since Balutakay 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 Balutakay?
The current water temperature in the month of November near Balutakay is approximately:
Are there surf spots close to Balutakay?
Not too many surf spots are located in close proximity to Balutakay. A spot that might be worth checking out is Tandag, which is almost 172.2km (107miles) away from Balutakay. Click here
for directions and for more information on Tandag and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try Daku Island
, which is 216.2km (134.3miles) away from Balutakay. Another good surfspot is Daku Island
, located 216.2km (134.3miles) from Balutakay.
Are there beaches near by?
Yes, there are some beaches in close proximity to Balutakay. The nearest one is Cogon Beach
, which is just 1.5km (0.9miles) away from Balutakay. Another beautiful beach near Balutakay is Davao del Sur
, which is ca 3.5km (2.2miles) away.
Which wetsuit thickness is recommended for Balutakay?
The average water temperature around Balutakay is extremely warm, around 29°C (84°F), with only little changes during the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to temperatures in December and January. That is why a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Balutakay. However, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for abnormal windy conditions and for UV protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around Balutakay can be remarkably strong.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Balutakay?
Fishing and diving conditions stay very constant during the year. The waters around Balutakay are nearly almost tropical, reaching temperatures between 25 and 30°C (77-86°F). The following fish like to hang out in waters of this temperature range: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Balutakay: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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