Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Barberena, Guatemala
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Barberena...
Barberena is a coastal city in Guatemala.
It is a comparatively little coastal town close to the ocean with a population of 30539 people.
The water temperature around Barberena is nearly steady during the year.
The temperature ranges from 27.1°C (80.7°F) in January up to 29.9°C (85.8°F) in the month of July, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 28°C (83°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Barberena 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 Barberena?
The current water temperature in the month of August near Barberena is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
There are not too many surf spots in proximity to Barberena. A spot that might be worth checking out is Monterrico, which is 30.1km (22.3miles) away from Barberena. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Monterrico and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Barberena are Iztapa
, which is 35.9km (22.3miles) away, and La barra
, located 38.5km (23.9miles) from Barberena.
Are there nice beaches near by?
No, not too many beaches are near to Barberena. One that might be worth checking out is Monterrico
, which is 29.8km (18.5miles) away from Barberena. If you have some extra time, you can also visit Laughing Bird Caye
, which is ca 205.7km (127.8miles) away from Barberena.
What kind of wetsuit thickness is recommended for Barberena?
The average water temperature around Barberena is extremely warm, around 28°C (83°F), with only little changes throughout 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 Barberena. Nevertheless, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for very chilly conditions and for UVA/UVB protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around Barberena can be remarkably strong.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Barberena?
Diving and fishing conditions stay very constant during the year. The waters are mostly tropical, reaching temperatures between 25 and 30°C (77-86°F). The following fish love this water temperature and can often be found: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Barberena: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Barberena...
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