Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near El Carrizal, Mexico
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about El Carrizal...
El Carrizal is a coastal city in Mexico.
It is a relatively small coastal town close to the water with a population of 1291 people.
The water temperature around El Carrizal changes moderately during the year.
The temperature ranges from 24.5°C (76°F) in February up to 30°C (86°F) in the month of June, 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 summer, since El Carrizal 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 El Carrizal?
The current water temperature in the month of November near El Carrizal is approximately:
Are there surf spots close to El Carrizal?
There are not too many surf spots close to El Carrizal. A good spot nearby is La jolla, which is just 28.7km (50miles) away from El Carrizal. Click here
for more information on La jolla and its water temperature. Other good surfspots near El Carrizal are Zipolite
, which is approximately 80.5km (50miles) away, and Puerto Arista
, located approximately 105.7km (65.6miles) from El Carrizal.
Are there beaches close by?
No, not too many beaches are in proximity to El Carrizal. The next good beach is Huatulco
, which is almost 52.8km (32.8miles) away from El Carrizal. If you don't mind the drive, you can also visit Puerto Escondido
, which is 112.3km (69.7miles) away from El Carrizal.
Which wetsuit thickness is needed for El Carrizal?
The water temperature around El Carrizal is extremely warm, reaching up to 30°C (86°F) in the months of May, June, and Jul. During this time, in the early summer, a wetsuit is typically not needed for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, water temperatures come down to approximately 24°C (76°F). During this season, a 1mm wetsuit top or a jumpsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine without a wetsuit . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to bring a thin wetsuit or jumpsuit.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to El Carrizal?
Due to relatively large temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions alter a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 24 to 29°C (76-85°F) during January, February, and March. Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions typically change during summer when temperatures reach 25 to 30°C (77-86°F). Fish which can often times be found in waters of this temperature range include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to El Carrizal: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about El Carrizal...
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