Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Huatulco, Mexico
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Huatulco...
Huatulco is a beach in Mexico.
The water temperature around Huatulco changes slightly throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 25.7°C (78.2°F) in December up to 29.8°C (85.7°F) in the month of June, 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 early summer, since Huatulco 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 Huatulco?
The current water temperature in the month of August at Huatulco is approximately:
Are there surf spots close to Huatulco?
There are not too many surf spots close to Huatulco. A good spot nearby is La jolla, which is 24.2km (17.3miles) away from Huatulco. Click here
for directions and for more information on La jolla and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Huatulco are Zipolite
, which is approximately 27.8km (17.3miles) away, and La Punta
, located 61.6km (38.3miles) from Huatulco.
Are there any other nice beaches close by?
No, there are not too many beaches in proximity to Huatulco. A beach that might be worth checking out is Puerto Escondido
, which is just 63.4km (39.3miles) away from Huatulco. Another gorgeous beach near Huatulco is Acapulco
, roughly 260km (161.5miles) away.
Which wetsuit thickness is recommended for Huatulco?
The average water temperature at Huatulco is extremely warm, around 28°C (83°F), with no significant changes throughout the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to water temperatures in December and January. This is why a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving at Huatulco. Nevertheless, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for abnormal chilly conditions and for UVA/UVB protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation at Huatulco can be particularly strong.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Huatulco?
Fishing and diving conditions change very little during the year. The waters are always tropical, reaching temperatures between 25 and 30°C (77-86°F). The following fish love this water temperature and can often be found: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Huatulco: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Huatulco...
Do you know what the the city Banes
in Cuba, the city Pascala del Oro
in Mexico, and the city San Bonifacio
in Italy have in common with Huatulco? Click on the links to find out...