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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near El Puerto, Dominican Republic

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

El Puerto is a coastal city in the Dominican Republic. It is a rather small-sized town close to the water with a population of 3278 people. The water temperature around El Puerto has low variability during the year. The temperature ranges from 25.1°C (77.2°F) in February up to 28.8°C (83.9°F) in the month of October, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 27°C (81°F) and the best time for water activities is , since El Puerto 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 Puerto?

The current water temperature in the month of September near El Puerto is ca:
28°C (83°F)

Are there surf spots in close proximity to El Puerto?

There are not many surf spots close to El Puerto. A spot that might be worth checking out is La Boya, which is 26.5km (22.6miles) away from El Puerto. Click here for directions and to check out more information on La Boya and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near El Puerto are El Coson, which is roughly 36.5km (22.6miles) away, and El chinchorro, located 43.7km (27.1miles) from El Puerto.

Are there sandy beaches near by?

Not too many beaches are near to El Puerto. A good beach nearby is Brava Beach, which is almost 115.9km (72miles) away from El Puerto. If you have some extra time, you can also check out Domes Beach, ca 146.9km (91.3miles) away from El Puerto.

Which wetsuit thickness is recommended for El Puerto?

The average sea temperature around El Puerto is extremely warm, around 27°C (81°F), with only little changes throughout the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to temperatures in December and January. This is why a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around El Puerto. Nevertheless, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for very chilly conditions and for UVA/UVB protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around El Puerto can be particularly intense.

How is the diving and fishing close to El Puerto?

Fishing and Scuba diving conditions stay very constant during the year. The waters are nearly almost tropical, reaching temperatures between 24 and 29°C (75-84°F). The following fish love this water temperature and can often be found: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to El Puerto: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about El Puerto...

Do you know what the the city Swallowfield in United Kingdom, the city Heriberto Valdez Romero El Guayabo in Mexico, and the city Labuhanbajo in Indonesia have in common with El Puerto? Click on the links to find out...