Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Desert Point, Indonesia
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Desert Point...
Desert Point is a surf spot in Indonesia.
The water temperature around Desert Point changes slightly year round.
The temperature ranges from 24.8°C (76.7°F) in January up to 29.3°C (84.8°F) in the month of December, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 28°C (82°F) and the best time for water activities is early winter, since Desert Point 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 at Desert Point?
The current water temperature in the month of December at Desert Point is approximately:
Are there any other surf spots close to Desert Point?
Yes, there are several surf spots close to Desert Point. The nearest one is Belongas, which is 17.2km (10.7miles) away from Desert Point. Click here
for directions and for more information on Belongas and its water temperature. Another surfspot near Desert Point is Senggigi
, which is 22.9km (14.2miles) away.
Are there beaches near by?
No, there are not too many beaches in close proximity to Desert Point. One beach, which is not too far away, is Nusa Penida
, which is only 19.1km (11.8miles) away from Desert Point. Another gorgeous beach near Desert Point is Senggigi Beach
, 23.9km (14.8miles) away.
Which wetsuit thickness is recommended for Desert Point?
The average water temperature at Desert Point is extremely warm, around 28°C (82°F), with only little changes throughout the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to water temperatures in December and January. This is why a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving at Desert Point. Nevertheless, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for very chilly conditions and for sun protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation at Desert Point can be very intense.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Desert Point?
Fishing and diving conditions stay very constant during the year. The waters are always tropical, reaching temperatures between 24 and 29°C (76-85°F). The following fish can often times be found in waters with these temperatures: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Desert Point: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Desert Point...
Do you know what the the city Manggu
in Indonesia, the city Zhongshangang
in China, and the city Berowra Heights
in Australia have in common with Desert Point? Click on the links to find out...