Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Banda, Indonesia
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Banda...
Banda is a coastal city in Indonesia.
The water temperature around Banda is nearly steady during the year.
The temperature ranges from 27.1°C (80.8°F) in July up to 30.6°C (87.1°F) in the month of February, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 29°C (84°F) and the best time for water activities is late winter, since Banda 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 near Banda?
The current water temperature in the month of September near Banda is ca:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not many surf spots are located in close proximity to Banda. A spot that might be worth checking out is Umatac Bay, which is almost 1165.7km (724miles) away from Banda. Click here
for directions and for more information on Umatac Bay and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the drive, you can also try Gab Gab Beach
, which is roughly 1175.4km (730miles) away from Banda. Another surfspot is Gab Gab Beach
, located approximately 1175.4km (730miles) from Banda.
Are there sandy beaches near by?
There are not too many beaches in close proximity to Banda. A beach that might be worth checking out is Holtekamp Beach
, which is only 39.9km (24.8miles) away from Banda. Another nice beach near Banda is Hamadi Beach
, ca 44.9km (27.9miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit thickness is recommended for Banda?
The average sea temperature around Banda 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 sea temperatures in December and January. That is why a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Banda. However, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for very windy conditions and for UV protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around Banda can be very intense.
How is the diving and fishing close to Banda?
Fishing and Scuba diving conditions stay very constant during the year. The waters around Banda are mostly tropical, reaching temperatures between 26 and 31°C (78-87°F). The following fish like to roam around in waters of this temperature range: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Banda: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Banda...
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