Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Gattaran, Philippines
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Gattaran...
Gattaran is a coastal city in the Philippines.
It is a relatively small coastal town close to the ocean with a population of 3613 people.
The water temperature around Gattaran has average variability during the year.
The temperature ranges from 24.7°C (76.5°F) in February up to 29.1°C (84.3°F) in the month of September, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 27°C (81°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Gattaran 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 Gattaran?
The current water temperature in the month of December in the waters close to Gattaran is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
There are not too many surf spots in proximity to Gattaran. A spot that might be worth checking out is Aparri, which is just 20.7km (44miles) away from Gattaran. Click here
to check out more information on Aparri and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Gattaran are Pagudpud
, which is 70.8km (44miles) away, and San juan
, located approximately 130.7km (81.2miles) from Gattaran.
Are there beaches near by?
No, there are not many beaches in close proximity to Gattaran. The closest decent beach is Cagayan
, which is 20.1km (12.5miles) away from Gattaran. Another nice beach near Gattaran is Aparri
, which is roughly 20.3km (12.6miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit thickness is needed for Gattaran?
The average water temperature around Gattaran is extremely warm, around 27°C (81°F), with only little variations during the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to sea temperatures in December and January. Because of this, a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Gattaran. 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 around Gattaran can be remarkably intense.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Gattaran?
Fishing and diving conditions are very constant throughout the year. The waters around Gattaran are mostly tropical, reaching temperatures between 24 and 29°C (75-84°F). The following fish can frequently be found in waters with these temperatures: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Gattaran: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Gattaran...
Do you know what the the city Saint-Martin-en-Campagne
in France, the city Corozal
in Puerto Rico, and the city Scerne
in Italy have in common with Gattaran? Click on the links to find out...