Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Gupitan, Philippines
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Gupitan...
Gupitan is a coastal city in the Philippines.
It is a fairly dense city close to the ocean with a population of 8235 people.
The water temperature around Gupitan is nearly constant during the year.
The temperature ranges from 27.3°C (81.1°F) in March up to 29.7°C (85.4°F) in the month of September, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 29°C (84°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Gupitan 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 Gupitan?
The current water temperature in the month of January in the waters near Gupitan is about:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not many surf spots are close to Gupitan. The closest decent spot is Tandag, which is 97.1km (60.3miles) away from Gupitan. Click here
to check out more information on Tandag and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also check out Daku Island
, which is approximately 140.7km (87.4miles) away from Gupitan. Another good surfspot is Daku Island
, located 140.7km (87.4miles) from Gupitan.
Are there gorgeous beaches located close to Gupitan?
There are not many beaches close to Gupitan. The closest decent beach is Davao del Norte
, which is 14.8km (9.2miles) away from Gupitan. Another beach near Gupitan is Loreto
, which is 31.9km (19.8miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit is needed for Gupitan?
The average sea temperature around Gupitan is extremely warm, around 29°C (84°F), with very little 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 Gupitan. 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 Gupitan can be very strong.
How is the diving and fishing near Gupitan?
Scuba diving and fishing conditions are very similar throughout the year. The waters around Gupitan are always tropical, reaching temperatures between 25 and 30°C (76-85°F). The following fish can frequently be found in waters with these temperatures: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Gupitan: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Gupitan...
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