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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Curanilahue, Chile

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

Curanilahue is a coastal city in Chile. It is a quite little city close to the ocean with a population of 30611 people. The water temperature around Curanilahue changes moderately year round. The temperature ranges from 10.5°C (50.9°F) in November up to 17.2°C (62.9°F) in the month of January, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 12°C (54°F) and the best time for water activities is winter, since Curanilahue 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 Curanilahue?

The current water temperature in the month of October in the waters near Curanilahue is about:
12°C (54°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

Not too many surf spots are in proximity to Curanilahue. The next good one is Santo Domingo, which is almost 283.3km (176miles) away from Curanilahue. Click here for more information on Santo Domingo and its current water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also try surfing Chepica, which is roughly 294km (182.6miles) away from Curanilahue. Another fun surfspot is Chepica, located approximately 294km (182.6miles) from Curanilahue.

Are there beaches close by?

No, not many beaches are located close to Curanilahue. The next good one is Las Grutas, which is more than 489.4km (304miles) away from Curanilahue. If you have some extra time, you can also visit Puerto Madryn, approximately 558.2km (346.7miles) away from Curanilahue.

What wetsuit do I need for Curanilahue?

The water temperature around Curanilahue is relatively cold, reaching up to 17°C (63°F) in the months of December, January, and February. During this time, in the summer, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to be in the water for several hours, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during late fall, water temperatures come down to approximately 10°C (51°F). During these months, a 4-5mm wetsuit is recommended to feel not too cold, but some might even be ok with a very high-quality 4/3mm suit for short periods of time . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to have a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near Curanilahue?

Due to comparatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions change a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 10 to 15°C (51-60°F) during October, November, and December. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. The conditions change during winter when sea temperatures go up to 12 to 17°C (54-63°F). Fish that like to swim in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Curanilahue: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Curanilahue...

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