Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Buan, Philippines
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Buan...
Buan is a coastal city in the Philippines.
It is a relatively small coastal town close to the water with a population of 2929 people.
The water temperature around Buan is almost steady during the year.
The temperature ranges from 27.3°C (81.1°F) in February up to 29.7°C (85.5°F) in the month of September, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 29°C (83°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Buan 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 Buan?
The current water temperature in the month of May near Buan is approximately:
Are there surf spots close to Buan?
Not too many surf spots are located in close proximity to Buan. The next good one is Tandag, which is almost 499km (310miles) away from Buan. Click here
to check out more information on Tandag and its current water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also try surfing Daku Island
, which is 523.7km (325.3miles) away from Buan. Another surfspot is Daku Island
, located roughly 523.7km (325.3miles) from Buan.
Are there beaches near by?
No, not too many beaches are close to Buan. The closest decent beach is Mabul Island
, which is 116km (72miles) away from Buan. If you have some extra time, you can also visit White Beach
, roughly 171.5km (106.5miles) away from Buan.
Which wetsuit thickness do I need for Buan?
The average water temperature around Buan is extremely warm, around 29°C (83°F), with only little variations throughout the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to sea temperatures in December and January. Because of this, a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Buan. However, 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 around Buan can be remarkably intense.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Buan?
Fishing and diving conditions stay very constant year round. The waters are mostly 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 Buan: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Buan...
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, and the city Korini
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