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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Biak Island, Indonesia

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Biak Island...

Biak Island is a beach in Indonesia. The water temperature around Biak Island has low variability year round. The temperature ranges from 28.4°C (83.2°F) in January up to 30.2°C (86.4°F) in the month of July, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 29°C (85°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Biak Island 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 at Biak Island?

The current water temperature in the month of June at Biak Island is about:
29°C (85°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

Not too many surf spots are in close proximity to Biak Island. A good spot nearby is Tandag, which is almost 966.5km (600.3miles) away from Biak Island. Click here for directions and for more information on Tandag and its current water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also check out Cemeteries, which is 1002.9km (622.9miles) away from Biak Island. Another good surfspot is Cemeteries, located ca 1002.9km (622.9miles) from Biak Island.

Are there any other beautiful beaches near by?

No, there are not many beaches in close proximity to Biak Island. A good beach nearby is Kanawa Island, which is only 50.7km (31.5miles) away from Biak Island. Another fun beach near Biak Island is Pantai Barat, ca 172.7km (107.3miles) away.

What wetsuit thickness is needed for Biak Island?

The average water temperature at Biak Island is extremely warm, around 29°C (85°F), with only little changes during the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to temperatures in December and January. This is why a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving at Biak Island. However, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for very chilly conditions and for sun protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation at Biak Island can be remarkably strong.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near Biak Island?

Diving and fishing conditions are very constant throughout the year. The waters at Biak Island are nearly almost tropical, reaching temperatures between 25 and 30°C (77-86°F). The following fish can often times be found in waters of this temperature range: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to Biak Island: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Biak Island...

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