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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near El Prado, Peru

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

El Prado is a coastal city in Peru. The water temperature around El Prado is nearly constant throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 15.6°C (60°F) in September up to 19.1°C (66.4°F) in the month of February, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 17°C (63°F) and the best time for water activities is late winter, since El Prado is located in the southern hemisphere.

Hover over the bars to see temperature for each month in Celsius and Fahrenheit.

What is the current water temperature near El Prado?

The current water temperature in the month of November in the waters near El Prado is about:
16°C (61°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to El Prado. A spot that might be worth checking out is El Faro-Pacasmayo, which is just 48.2km (31.1miles) away from El Prado. Click here for directions and for more information on El Faro-Pacasmayo and its water temperature. Other surfspots near El Prado are Puemape, which is roughly 50.1km (31.1miles) away, and Chicama, located roughly 55.8km (34.7miles) from El Prado.

Are there beautiful beaches near by?

No, not many beaches are in proximity to El Prado. One that might be worth checking out is Huanchaco, which is almost 73.2km (45.4miles) away from El Prado. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also visit Contralmirante Villar, which is ca 244.7km (152miles) away from El Prado.

What wetsuit thickness is needed for El Prado?

The average water temperature around El Prado is not very warm, around 17°C (63°F), with no significant variations during the year. That is why a 2/3mm wetsuit is required for surfing, snorkelling, or diving around El Prado. Nevertheless, it can get more chilly in the mornings and during windy days. People who are sensitive to cold temperatures might want to bring a 3/4mm fullsuit. The coldest months are August, September, and October. You could possibly be fine with a jumpsuit during warm days in the summer, particularly in the months of January, February, and March.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near El Prado?

Diving and fishing conditions are very constant throughout the year. The waters are always cool, reaching temperatures between 14 and 19°C (57-66°F). The following fish can often times be found in waters with these temperatures: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to El Prado: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about El Prado...

Do you know what the Ojin Seamount , San Benedetto Ullano in Italy, and the city Mjamaoue in Comoros have in common with El Prado? Click on the links to find out...