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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Castanuelas, Dominican Republic

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Castanuelas...

Castanuelas is a coastal city in the Dominican Republic. It is a fairly dense city close to the ocean with a population of 4209 people. The water temperature around Castanuelas has low variability year round. The temperature ranges from 25.1°C (77.1°F) in February up to 28.3°C (83°F) in the month of October, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 27°C (80°F) and the best time for water activities is , since Castanuelas 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 Castanuelas?

The current water temperature in the month of September in the waters near Castanuelas is about:
28°C (83°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

There are not many surf spots in proximity to Castanuelas. A spot, which is not too far away, is Sosua, which is 64km (42.5miles) away from Castanuelas. Click here to check out more information on Sosua and its water temperature. Other good surfspots near Castanuelas are Encuentro, which is approximately 68.5km (42.5miles) away, and Cabarete, located 72km (44.7miles) from Castanuelas.

Are there gorgeous beaches close by?

There are not many beaches in proximity to Castanuelas. A beach that might be worth checking out is Labadee, which is only 48.9km (30.3miles) away from Castanuelas. Another good beach near Castanuelas is Île à Rat, ca 53.7km (33.3miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit thickness is recommended for Castanuelas?

The average sea temperature around Castanuelas is extremely warm, around 27°C (80°F), with no significant changes 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 around Castanuelas. However, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for abnormal chilly conditions and for UV protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around Castanuelas can be very intense.

How is the diving and fishing near Castanuelas?

Scuba diving and fishing conditions change very little during the year. The waters around Castanuelas are nearly almost tropical, reaching temperatures between 23 and 28°C (74-83°F). The following fish like to roam around in waters of this temperature range: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to Castanuelas: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Castanuelas...

Do you know what the the city Soteapan in Mexico, the city Yonkers in United States, and the city Normanhurst in Australia have in common with Castanuelas? Click on the links to find out...