Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near El Camaron, Mexico
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about El Camaron...
El Camaron is a surf spot in Mexico.
The water temperature around El Camaron varies slightly throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 20.1°C (68.1°F) in March up to 30°C (85.9°F) in the month of September, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 25°C (78°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since El Camaron 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 at El Camaron?
The current water temperature in the month of May at El Camaron is approximately:
Are there any other surf spots close to El Camaron?
Yes, there are several surf spots close to El Camaron. The closest one is Valentinos, which is 0km (0miles) away from El Camaron. Click here
to check out more information on Valentinos and its water temperature. Another good surfspot near El Camaron is Los pinos
, which is 2.3km (1.5miles) away.
Are there nice beaches close by?
No, not too many beaches are located near to El Camaron. The closest decent one is Mazatlán
, which is 2.4km (1.5miles) away from El Camaron. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also check out Nuevo Vallarta
, which is roughly 190.8km (118.5miles) away from El Camaron.
What wetsuit is recommended for El Camaron?
The water temperature at El Camaron is extremely warm, reaching up to 30°C (86°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a wetsuit is typically not required for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving at El Camaron. Nevertheless, during February, March, and April, temperatures cool down to approximately 20°C (68°F). During this time, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be required to be in the water for a good amount of time, but some people might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to carry a 4/3 wetsuit.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to El Camaron?
Due to relatively large temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions alter quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 20 to 25°C (68-77°F) during February, March, and April. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions typically change during August, September, and October when temperatures go up to 25 to 30°C (77-86°F). Fish which can often times be found in waters with these temperatures include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to El Camaron: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about El Camaron...
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in the Philippines, the city Xinfu
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