Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Iligan City, Philippines
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Iligan City...
Iligan City is a coastal city in the Philippines.
It is a quite mid-size city close to the water with a population of 312323 people.
The water temperature around Iligan City is almost constant throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 28°C (82.4°F) in January up to 29.5°C (85.1°F) in the month of May, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 29°C (84°F) and the best time for water activities is late spring, since Iligan City 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 Iligan City?
The current water temperature in the month of September near Iligan City is about:
Are there surf spots located close to Iligan City?
Not many surf spots are located in close proximity to Iligan City. The closest decent spot is Tandag, which is more than 134.8km (83.7miles) away from Iligan City. Click here
for more information on Tandag and its water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also try Daku Island
, which is ca 158.6km (98.5miles) away from Iligan City. Another fun surfspot is Daku Island
, located roughly 158.6km (98.5miles) from Iligan City.
Are there beaches near by?
There are some gorgeous beaches near to Iligan City. The closest one is Manticao
, which is 12.2km (7.6miles) away from Iligan City. Another beautiful beach near Iligan City is Naawan
, which is 14.4km (8.9miles) away.
Which wetsuit thickness do I need for Iligan City?
The average sea temperature around Iligan City is extremely warm, around 29°C (84°F), with only little variations throughout the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to water temperatures in December and January. That is why a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Iligan City. Nevertheless, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for very chilly conditions and for UV protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around Iligan City can be particularly intense.
How is the diving and fishing close to Iligan City?
Scuba diving and fishing conditions stay very constant year round. The waters are always tropical, reaching temperatures between 25 and 30°C (76-85°F). The following fish like to swim in waters of this temperature range: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Iligan City: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Iligan City...
Do you know what the the island Pulau Tinggi
in Malaysia, the city Kuranda
in Australia, and the city Vejer de la Frontera
in Spain have in common with Iligan City? Click on the links to find out...