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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near El Metlapil, Mexico

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about El Metlapil...

El Metlapil is a coastal city in Mexico. It is a comparatively little coastal town close to the ocean with a population of 1082 people. The water temperature around El Metlapil has average variability throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 24.6°C (76.2°F) in April up to 29.7°C (85.5°F) in the month of August, 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 late summer, since El Metlapil 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 Metlapil?

The current water temperature in the month of January in the waters close to El Metlapil is approximately:
28°C (82°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

Not too many surf spots are close to El Metlapil. The next good one is Barra Vieja, which is almost 13.2km (8.2miles) away from El Metlapil. Click here to check out more information on Barra Vieja and its water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also check out Las Gatas, which is ca 130.5km (81miles) away from El Metlapil. Another good surfspot is Las Gatas, located 130.5km (81miles) from El Metlapil.

Are there beautiful beaches located close to El Metlapil?

No, not many beaches are located close to El Metlapil. A beach, which is not too far away, is Acapulco, which is more than 9km (5.6miles) away from El Metlapil. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also check out Ixtapa, which is 134.4km (83.5miles) away from El Metlapil.

What wetsuit do I need for El Metlapil?

The water temperature around El Metlapil is extremely warm, reaching up to 30°C (86°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a wetsuit is usually not needed for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . However, during spring, temperatures reach lows of nearly 25°C (76°F). During this time, a 1mm top or a jumpsuit might be required for temperature-senstive people, but some might even be fine without a wetsuit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to have a thin wetsuit or jumpsuit.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near El Metlapil?

Due to relatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions change a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 25 to 30°C (76-85°F) during spring. Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin love this temperature range. The conditions usually change during July, August, and September when temperatures reach 25 to 30°C (77-86°F). Fish that can often be found in waters with these temperatures include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to El Metlapil: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about El Metlapil...

Do you know what the the city Palafrugell in Spain, the geo Baja California Seamount Province , and Frazier Basin have in common with El Metlapil? Click on the links to find out...