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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Galateo, Puerto Rico

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Galateo...

Galateo is a coastal city in Puerto Rico. It is a comparatively little city close to the ocean with a population of 2705 people. The water temperature around Galateo is almost constant year round. The temperature ranges from 25.5°C (77.9°F) in March up to 28.6°C (83.5°F) in the month of September, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 27°C (81°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Galateo 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 Galateo?

The current water temperature in the month of April in the waters near Galateo is about:
26°C (79°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

Yes, there are several surf spots in proximity to Galateo. The closest one is El Unico, which is just 7.5km (5.1miles) away from Galateo. Click here for more information on El Unico and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Galateo are Cochino, which is approximately 8.3km (5.1miles) away, and Las Pasas, located ca 10.2km (6.4miles) from Galateo.

Are there beautiful beaches close by?

Yes, there are several beautiful beaches near to Galateo. The nearest one is Toa Baja, which is 5.7km (3.5miles) away from Galateo. Another nice beach near Galateo is Dorado, which is approximately 6.7km (4.2miles) away.

What wetsuit do I need for Galateo?

The average water temperature around Galateo is extremely warm, around 27°C (81°F), with no significant variations during the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to water temperatures in December and January. Because of this, a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Galateo. However, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for abnormal windy conditions and for UVA/UVB protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around Galateo can be very strong.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near Galateo?

Diving and fishing conditions change very little year round. The waters around Galateo are always tropical, reaching temperatures between 24 and 29°C (75-84°F). The following fish love this water temperature : Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to Galateo: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Galateo...

Do you know what the the city Makurazaki in Japan, the city Kastav in Croatia, and the city Bourne End in United Kingdom have in common with Galateo? Click on the links to find out...