Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Carola, Ecuador
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Carola...
Carola is a surf spot in Ecuador.
The water temperature around Carola has average variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 18.3°C (65°F) in November up to 26.9°C (80.3°F) in the month of March, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 23°C (74°F) and the best time for water activities is early spring, since Carola 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 Carola?
The current water temperature in the month of October at Carola is ca:
Are there any other surf spots close by?
Yes, there are other surf spots in proximity to Carola. The closest one is Tongo Reef, which is 1.6km (1miles) away from Carola. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Tongo Reef and its water temperature. Another surfspot near Carola is La Loberia
, which is approximately 2.6km (1.6miles) away.
Are there white sand beaches located close to Carola?
There are not many beaches close to Carola. A beach that might be worth checking out is San Cristóbal Island
, which is just 12.4km (7.7miles) away from Carola. Another nice beach near Carola is Santa Fé Barrington Island
, 31.5km (19.6miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit is recommended for Carola?
The sea temperature at Carola is very warm, reaching up to 27°C (80°F) in the months of February, March, and April. During this time, in the early fall, a rashguard or thin top might be required for temperature-senstive people, but most people will be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving at Carola. Nevertheless, during October, November, and December, sea temperatures drop down to roughly 18°C (65°F). During this season, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some people might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to bring a 4/3 wetsuit.
How is the diving and fishing near Carola?
Due to significant water temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions vary quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 18 to 23°C (65-74°F) during fall. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions typically change during spring when temperatures go up to 22 to 27°C (71-80°F). Fish that like to roam around in waters of this temperature range include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Carola: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Carola...
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