Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Coronel, Chile
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Coronel...
Coronel is a coastal city in Chile.
It is a relatively average coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 92940 people.
The water temperature around Coronel is constant during the year.
The temperature ranges from 10.6°C (51.2°F) in July up to 13.7°C (56.6°F) in the month of March, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 12°C (54°F) and the best time for water activities is early spring, since Coronel 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 Coronel?
The current water temperature in the month of February in the waters close to Coronel is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not too many surf spots are in proximity to Coronel. A spot that might be worth checking out is Santo Domingo, which is 250.4km (155.5miles) away from Coronel. Click here
for more information on Santo Domingo and its water temperature. If you don't mind the drive, you can also try Chepica
, which is ca 261.1km (162.2miles) away from Coronel. Another surfspot is Chepica
, located ca 261.1km (162.2miles) from Coronel.
Are there nice beaches close by?
No, not many beaches are located near to Coronel. A beach, which is not too far away, is Las Grutas
, which is 495.4km (307.7miles) away from Coronel. If you don't mind the drive, you can also check out Puerto Madryn
, ca 571.2km (354.8miles) away from Coronel.
What wetsuit is recommended for Coronel?
The average water temperature around Coronel is definitely cold, around 12°C (54°F), with no significant changes during the year. This is why a 3/4mm wetsuit is required for surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Coronel. That being said, it can get more chilly in the mornings and in the evenings and during windy days. People who are sensitive to cold temperatures might want to carry boots, gloves, and a wetsuit hood. The coldest months are June, July, and August. It might be ok to use a 2/3mm wetsuit during relatively warm days in the fall, especially in the months of February, March, and April.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Coronel?
Fishing and diving conditions change very little during the year. The waters around Coronel are always cold, reaching temperatures between 9 and 14°C (48-57°F). The following fish like to swim in waters of this temperature range: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.
Directions to Coronel: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Coronel...
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