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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Colonia Progreso, Mexico

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Colonia Progreso...

Colonia Progreso is a coastal city in Mexico. It is a fairly dense town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 2703 people. The water temperature around Colonia Progreso varies slightly during the year. The temperature ranges from 23.5°C (74.3°F) in February up to 30°C (86°F) in the month of June, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 28°C (82°F) and the best time for water activities is early summer, since Colonia Progreso 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 Colonia Progreso?

The current water temperature in the month of September in the waters around Colonia Progreso is ca:
29°C (84°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

Not many surf spots are in close proximity to Colonia Progreso. The next good one is La jolla, which is 79km (49.1miles) away from Colonia Progreso. Click here for directions and for more information on La jolla and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try surfing Zipolite, which is roughly 124.5km (77.3miles) away from Colonia Progreso. Another surfspot is Zipolite, located roughly 124.5km (77.3miles) from Colonia Progreso.

Are there sandy beaches near by?

Not many beaches are close to Colonia Progreso. One that might be worth checking out is Huatulco, which is almost 99.7km (62miles) away from Colonia Progreso. If you have some extra time, you can also visit Puerto Escondido, roughly 147.2km (91.4miles) away from Colonia Progreso.

What wetsuit thickness do I need for Colonia Progreso?

The sea temperature around Colonia Progreso is extremely warm, reaching up to 30°C (86°F) in the months of May, June, and Jul. During this time, in the early summer, a wetsuit is normaly not needed for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Colonia Progreso. Nevertheless, during late winter, water temperatures cool down to roughly 23°C (74°F). During these months, a light top or a jumpsuit might be required for most people, but some people might even be fine without a rashguard or 1mm top . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to bring a thin wetsuit or jumpsuit.

How is the diving and fishing near Colonia Progreso?

Due to significant sea temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions alter quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 23 to 28°C (74-83°F) during winter. Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions normally change during summer when water temperatures go up to 25 to 30°C (77-86°F). Fish which like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to Colonia Progreso: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Colonia Progreso...

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