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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Cabo Rojo, Puerto Rico

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Cabo Rojo...

Cabo Rojo is a beach in Puerto Rico. The water temperature around Cabo Rojo has low variability year round. The temperature ranges from 26.1°C (79°F) in March up to 29.4°C (84.9°F) in the month of May, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 28°C (82°F) and the best time for water activities is late spring, since Cabo Rojo 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 Cabo Rojo?

The current water temperature in the month of October at Cabo Rojo is about:
29°C (83°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

Yes, there are several surf spots in close proximity to Cabo Rojo. The nearest one is Sea Beach, which is only 18.3km (12miles) away from Cabo Rojo. Click here to check out more information on Sea Beach and its water temperature. Other good surfspots near Cabo Rojo are Little Malibu, which is approximately 19.3km (12miles) away, and Tres palmas, located 19.4km (12.1miles) from Cabo Rojo.

Are there any other beaches near by?

Yes, there are a few beaches close to Cabo Rojo. The nearest one is Punta Arenas Beach, which is just 4.3km (2.7miles) away from Cabo Rojo. Another beautiful beach near Cabo Rojo is Punta Arenas Beach, which is ca 4.3km (2.7miles) away.

What wetsuit thickness is needed for Cabo Rojo?

The average water temperature at Cabo Rojo is extremely warm, around 28°C (82°F), with only little variations 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 at Cabo Rojo. 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 at Cabo Rojo can be remarkably intense.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near Cabo Rojo?

Diving and fishing conditions are very constant throughout the year. The waters at Cabo Rojo are nearly almost tropical, reaching temperatures between 24 and 29°C (76-85°F). The following fish love this water temperature and can often be found: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to Cabo Rojo: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Cabo Rojo...

Do you know what the the city Laylay in the Philippines, the geo Isakov Seamount , and the city Storkathen in the Germany have in common with Cabo Rojo? Click on the links to find out...