Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Honavar, India
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Honavar...
Honavar is a coastal city in India.
It is a relatively small coastal town close to the ocean with a population of 18392 people.
The water temperature around Honavar has low variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 26.8°C (80.3°F) in August up to 30°C (85.9°F) in the month of May, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 28°C (83°F) and the best time for water activities is late spring, since Honavar 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 Honavar?
The current water temperature in the month of December in the waters close to Honavar is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not too many surf spots are close to Honavar. A spot, which is not too far away, is Mahaballipuram, which is more than 404.6km (251.3miles) away from Honavar. Click here
for directions and for more information on Mahaballipuram and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also check out Meeru Reef
, which is 680.9km (422.9miles) away from Honavar. Another fun surfspot is Meeru Reef
, located ca 680.9km (422.9miles) from Honavar.
Are there beaches located close to Honavar?
Yes, there are several nice beaches in proximity to Honavar. The closest one is Murudeshwara
, which is just 13.2km (8.2miles) away from Honavar. Another gorgeous beach near Honavar is Om beach
, which is roughly 18.4km (11.4miles) away.
What wetsuit is recommended for Honavar?
The average water temperature around Honavar is extremely warm, around 28°C (83°F), with very little changes throughout 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 around Honavar. 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 Honavar can be remarkably strong.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Honavar?
Fishing and diving conditions are very similar during the year. The waters are nearly almost tropical, reaching temperatures between 25 and 30°C (77-86°F). The following fish can often times be found in waters with these temperatures: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Honavar: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Honavar...
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