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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Cocachacra, Peru

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

Cocachacra is a coastal city in Peru. It is a relatively small coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 8799 people. The water temperature around Cocachacra varies slightly throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 15.8°C (60.5°F) in August up to 21.4°C (70.5°F) in the month of March, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 18°C (65°F) and the best time for water activities is early spring, since Cocachacra 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 near Cocachacra?

The current water temperature in the month of May in the waters close to Cocachacra is approximately:
20°C (67°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Cocachacra. A spot that might be worth checking out is Mejia, which is just 10.1km (31.3miles) away from Cocachacra. Click here to check out more information on Mejia and its current water temperature. Other surfspots near Cocachacra are San Maloy, which is approximately 50.4km (31.3miles) away, and Playuela, located 53.6km (33.3miles) from Cocachacra.

Are there beaches near by?

No, not many beaches are in proximity to Cocachacra. A beach that might be worth checking out is Arica, which is almost 134.9km (83.8miles) away from Cocachacra. If you don't mind the drive, you can also check out Santa María del Mar, 467.3km (290.3miles) away from Cocachacra.

What wetsuit thickness is needed for Cocachacra?

The water temperature around Cocachacra is relatively cold, reaching up to 21°C (71°F) in the months of February, March, and April. During this time, in the early fall, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some people might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during late summer, temperatures drop down to approximately 16°C (60°F). During this time, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for extended hours, but some might even be ok with a good 2/3mm suit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to carry a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near Cocachacra?

Due to relatively large sea temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions alter quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 16 to 21°C (60-69°F) during summer. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions normally change during February, March, and April when water temperatures reach 16 to 21°C (62-71°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Cocachacra: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Cocachacra...

Do you know what the the city Bretteville-sur-Laize in France, the city Waziers in France, and the city Picinisco in Italy have in common with Cocachacra? Click on the links to find out...