Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Don Juan, Dominican Republic
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Don Juan...
Don Juan is a coastal city in the Dominican Republic.
It is a relatively small coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 2396 people.
The water temperature around Don Juan is steady during the year.
The temperature ranges from 25.8°C (78.5°F) in March up to 29.2°C (84.6°F) in the month of September, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 27°C (81°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Don Juan 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 Don Juan?
The current water temperature in the month of September in the waters close to Don Juan is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Don Juan. A spot that might be worth checking out is El chinchorro, which is just 28.5km (21.2miles) away from Don Juan. Click here
for more information on El chinchorro and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Don Juan are La Boya
, which is ca 34.2km (21.2miles) away, and El Coson
, located ca 39.5km (24.5miles) from Don Juan.
Are there nice beaches near by?
No, not many beaches are in proximity to Don Juan. One that might be worth checking out is Brava Beach
, which is more than 146km (90.7miles) away from Don Juan. If you have some extra time, you can also visit Labadee
, roughly 163.2km (101.4miles) away from Don Juan.
What wetsuit thickness is needed for Don Juan?
The average water temperature around Don Juan is extremely warm, around 27°C (81°F), with only little variations during the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to sea temperatures in December and January. This is why a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Don Juan. Nevertheless, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for abnormal windy conditions and for UVA/UVB protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around Don Juan can be remarkably intense.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Don Juan?
Fishing and diving conditions are very constant throughout the year. The waters around Don Juan are mostly tropical, reaching temperatures between 24 and 29°C (76-85°F). The following fish love this water temperature : Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Don Juan: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Don Juan...
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