Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Dharmadam, India
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Dharmadam...
Dharmadam is an island in India.
It is located in the Kerala island group.
The water temperature around Dharmadam has average variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 25.2°C (77.3°F) in September up to 30.6°C (87.1°F) in the month of April, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 28°C (83°F) and the best time for water activities is spring, since Dharmadam 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 Dharmadam?
The current water temperature in the month of May near Dharmadam is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not too many surf spots are located close to Dharmadam. A spot, which is not too far away, is Kovalam, which is almost 257.1km (159.7miles) away from Dharmadam. Click here
to check out more information on Kovalam and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also check out Bennys
, which is roughly 503.7km (312.9miles) away from Dharmadam. Another fun surfspot is Bennys
, located approximately 503.7km (312.9miles) from Dharmadam.
Are there beaches close to Dharmadam?
Yes, there are several other nice beaches in proximity to Dharmadam. The nearest one is Muzhappilangad Beach
, which is only 1.7km (1.1miles) away from Dharmadam. Another good beach near Dharmadam is Muzhappilangad beach
, which is roughly 1.7km (1.1miles) away.
What wetsuit is recommended for Dharmadam?
The water temperature around Dharmadam is extremely warm, reaching up to 31°C (87°F) in the months of March, April, and May. During this time, in the spring, a wetsuit is usually not required for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during early fall, water temperatures cool down to nearly 25°C (77°F). In this season, a rashguard or light top might be required for temperature-senstive people, but most will be ok without a wetsuit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to have a rashguard or 1mm top.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Dharmadam?
Due to relatively large temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions change a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 25 to 30°C (77-86°F) during fall. Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna love this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions usually change during spring when temperatures go up to 26 to 31°C (78-87°F). Fish that can often be found in waters with these temperatures include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Dharmadam: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Dharmadam...
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