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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Cot, Costa Rica

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

Cot is a coastal city in Costa Rica. It is a fairly dense town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 6784 people. The water temperature around Cot has low variability during the year. The temperature ranges from 26.2°C (79.1°F) in March up to 29.5°C (85.1°F) in the month of September, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 28°C (83°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Cot 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 Cot?

The current water temperature in the month of March in the waters around Cot is ca:
26°C (79°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

There are not many surf spots in close proximity to Cot. The next good one is Manuel Antonio, which is 39.6km (24.6miles) away from Cot. Click here to check out more information on Manuel Antonio and its water temperature. Other good surfspots near Cot are Playitas, which is ca 39.7km (24.6miles) away, and Dominical, located ca 44.6km (27.7miles) from Cot.

Are there gorgeous beaches in proximity to Cot?

There are not many beaches near to Cot. A beach that might be worth checking out is Santa Teresa, which is only 6.8km (4.2miles) away from Cot. Another fun beach near Cot is Manuel Antonio National Park, ca 39.1km (24.3miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit is recommended for Cot?

The average sea temperature around Cot is extremely warm, around 28°C (83°F), with very little 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 Cot. However, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for abnormal windy conditions and for sun protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around Cot can be very intense.

How is the diving and fishing near Cot?

Scuba diving and fishing conditions are very similar during the year. The waters around Cot are nearly almost tropical, reaching temperatures between 25 and 30°C (76-85°F). The following fish can frequently be found in waters of this temperature range: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to Cot: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Cot...

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