Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Batu, Philippines
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Batu...
Batu is a coastal city in the Philippines.
It is a quite dense city close to the ocean with a population of 2966 people.
The water temperature around Batu varies slightly year round.
The temperature ranges from 25.1°C (77.2°F) in March up to 29.8°C (85.7°F) in the month of June, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 28°C (83°F) and the best time for water activities is early summer, since Batu 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 Batu?
The current water temperature in the month of July in the waters near Batu is about:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not many surf spots are in close proximity to Batu. A spot that might be worth checking out is Tandag, which is 246.8km (153.3miles) away from Batu. Click here
for directions and for more information on Tandag and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also try surfing Daku Island
, which is approximately 265.7km (165miles) away from Batu. Another surfspot is Daku Island
, located approximately 265.7km (165miles) from Batu.
Are there gorgeous beaches near by?
There are not many beaches in proximity to Batu. A beach that might be worth checking out is Zamboanga del Norte
, which is 49.7km (30.8miles) away from Batu. Another good beach near Batu is Dipolog
, roughly 65.9km (40.9miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit thickness is recommended for Batu?
The average sea temperature around Batu is extremely warm, around 28°C (83°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 Batu. Nevertheless, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for abnormal windy conditions and for UVA/UVB protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around Batu can be very intense.
How is the diving and fishing near Batu?
Scuba diving and fishing conditions are very constant during the year. The waters around Batu are nearly almost 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 Batu: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Batu...
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in France, the city Aurelliana
in Philippines, and the city Passo Oscuro
in Italy have in common with Batu? Click on the links to find out...