Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Batal, Philippines
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Batal...
Batal is a coastal city in the Philippines.
It is a comparatively small coastal town close to the ocean with a population of 7274 people.
The water temperature around Batal is nearly steady throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 26.3°C (79.3°F) in January up to 29.8°C (85.7°F) in the month of May, 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 late spring, since Batal 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 Batal?
The current water temperature in the month of December near Batal is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
There are not too many surf spots in proximity to Batal. The closest decent spot is Baler, which is roughly 64.5km (52.7miles) away from Batal. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Baler and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Batal are San juan
, which is ca 84.8km (52.7miles) away, and Aparri
, located 115.6km (71.8miles) from Batal.
Are there nice beaches close to Batal?
No, there are not too many beaches close to Batal. The next good one is Cauayan
, which is only 20.1km (12.5miles) away from Batal. Another nice beach near Batal is Aurora
, 21.2km (13.2miles) away.
What wetsuit do I need for Batal?
The average water temperature around Batal is extremely warm, around 29°C (84°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. This is why a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Batal. Nevertheless, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for abnormal chilly conditions and for UV protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around Batal can be particularly strong.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Batal?
Fishing and diving conditions are very similar year round. The waters are mostly 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 Batal: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Batal...
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