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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Bontang Baru, Indonesia

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Bontang Baru...

Bontang Baru is a coastal city in Indonesia. The water temperature around Bontang Baru is constant throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 28.5°C (83.3°F) in December up to 29.6°C (85.3°F) in the month of May, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 29°C (84°F) and the best time for water activities is late spring, since Bontang Baru 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 Bontang Baru?

The current water temperature in the month of February near Bontang Baru is about:
29°C (84°F)

Are there surf spots located close to Bontang Baru?

Not many surf spots are located in close proximity to Bontang Baru. A spot that might be worth checking out is Gili Trawangan, which is more than 594.2km (369.1miles) away from Bontang Baru. Click here for more information on Gili Trawangan and its current water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also try surfing Medewi, which is roughly 618km (383.9miles) away from Bontang Baru. Another surfspot is Medewi, located roughly 618km (383.9miles) from Bontang Baru.

Are there gorgeous beaches near by?

There are not too many beaches in close proximity to Bontang Baru. A beach that might be worth checking out is Lamaru Beach, which is just 97.4km (60.5miles) away from Bontang Baru. Another beach near Bontang Baru is Manggar Sagara Sari Beach, approximately 98.6km (61.2miles) away.

Which wetsuit thickness is recommended for Bontang Baru?

The average sea temperature around Bontang Baru is extremely warm, around 29°C (84°F), with only little changes throughout the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to water temperatures in December and January. That is why a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Bontang Baru. However, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for abnormal chilly conditions and for UVA/UVB protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around Bontang Baru can be remarkably intense.

How is the diving and fishing close to Bontang Baru?

Scuba diving and fishing conditions stay very constant during the year. The waters are always tropical, reaching temperatures between 25 and 30°C (76-85°F). The following fish love this water temperature and can often be found: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to Bontang Baru: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Bontang Baru...

Do you know what the the island Dordrecht in the Netherlands, the city Nambour in the Australia, and the city Tampin in the Malaysia have in common with Bontang Baru? Click on the links to find out...