Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Boca Barranca, Costa Rica
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Boca Barranca...
Boca Barranca is a surf spot in Costa Rica.
The water temperature around Boca Barranca is nearly steady during the year.
The temperature ranges from 27.5°C (81.6°F) in December up to 29.1°C (84.4°F) in the month of April, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 28°C (83°F) and the best time for water activities is spring, since Boca Barranca 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 at Boca Barranca?
The current water temperature in the month of August at Boca Barranca is ca:
Are there any other surf spots close by?
Yes, there are other surf spots in proximity to Boca Barranca. The nearest one is Corralillo, which is just 4.1km (2.5miles) away from Boca Barranca. Click here
for more information on Corralillo and its current water temperature. Another surfspot near Boca Barranca is Bajamar
, which is roughly 7.4km (4.6miles) away.
Are there gorgeous beaches near by?
There are not too many beaches in proximity to Boca Barranca. The closest decent beach is Puntarenas
, which is only 6.2km (3.9miles) away from Boca Barranca. Another beautiful beach near Boca Barranca is Playa Herradura
, which is 21.9km (13.6miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit thickness do I need for Boca Barranca?
The average sea temperature at Boca Barranca is extremely warm, around 28°C (83°F), with only little variations during the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to sea temperatures in December and January. Hence, a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving at Boca Barranca. 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 at Boca Barranca can be very intense.
How is the diving and fishing close to Boca Barranca?
Scuba diving and fishing conditions stay very constant year round. The waters at Boca Barranca are mostly tropical, reaching temperatures between 24 and 29°C (75-84°F). The following fish love this water temperature and can often be found: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Boca Barranca: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.