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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near El Tuque, Puerto Rico

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

El Tuque is a beach in Puerto Rico. The water temperature around El Tuque has low variability during the year. The temperature ranges from 25.8°C (78.4°F) in January up to 29.4°C (84.8°F) in the month of September, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 28°C (82°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since El Tuque 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 Tuque?

The current water temperature in the month of December at El Tuque is ca:
0°C (32°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

There are not many surf spots in close proximity to El Tuque. A spot that might be worth checking out is Ballenas, which is 13.4km (13miles) away from El Tuque. Click here to check out more information on Ballenas and its water temperature. Other surfspots near El Tuque are Middles, which is 20.9km (13miles) away, and Hallows, located roughly 35km (21.7miles) from El Tuque.

Are there any other sandy beaches near by?

There are other beaches in close proximity to El Tuque. The nearest one is Playa Vayas, which is just 2.6km (1.6miles) away from El Tuque. Another gorgeous beach near El Tuque is Isla de Ratones, which is roughly 2.8km (1.8miles) away.

What wetsuit thickness is recommended for El Tuque?

The average sea temperature at El Tuque is extremely warm, around 28°C (82°F), with only little changes during the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to temperatures in December and January. That is why a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving at El Tuque. Nevertheless, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for very windy conditions and for sun protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation at El Tuque can be very strong.

How is the diving and fishing near El Tuque?

Scuba diving and fishing conditions are very constant during the year. The waters at El Tuque are nearly almost tropical, reaching temperatures between 24 and 29°C (76-85°F). The following fish can often times be found in waters with these temperatures: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to El Tuque: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about El Tuque...

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