Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Ilocos Norte, Philippines
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Ilocos Norte...
Ilocos Norte is a beach in the Philippines.
The water temperature around Ilocos Norte changes moderately during the year.
The temperature ranges from 23.8°C (74.8°F) in March up to 30.1°C (86.1°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 Ilocos Norte 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 Ilocos Norte?
The current water temperature in the month of February at Ilocos Norte is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
There are not too many surf spots in proximity to Ilocos Norte. The next good one is Pagudpud, which is roughly 14km (38.2miles) away from Ilocos Norte. Click here
for more information on Pagudpud and its water temperature. Other good surfspots near Ilocos Norte are Aparri
, which is ca 61.5km (38.2miles) away, and San juan
, located ca 107.3km (66.6miles) from Ilocos Norte.
Are there any other nice beaches located close to Ilocos Norte?
Yes, there are a few nice beaches near to Ilocos Norte. The nearest one is Laoag
, which is 8.1km (5miles) away from Ilocos Norte. Another beach near Ilocos Norte is Monroe Island
, which is approximately 12.3km (7.7miles) away.
What wetsuit do I need for Ilocos Norte?
The water temperature at Ilocos Norte is extremely warm, reaching up to 30°C (86°F) in the months of May, June, and Jul. During this time, in the early summer, a wetsuit is usually not needed for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during February, March, and April, temperatures cool down to approximately 24°C (75°F). In this season, a thin wetsuit top or a jumpsuit might be required for temperature-senstive people, but some might even be ok without a rashguard or 1mm wetsuit top . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to have a thin wetsuit or jumpsuit.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Ilocos Norte?
Due to relatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions alter a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 24 to 29°C (75-84°F) during February, March, and April. Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin love this temperature range. However, the conditions typically change during May, June, and Jul when sea temperatures range from 25 to 30°C (77-86°F). Fish which can often be found in waters of this temperature range include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Ilocos Norte: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Ilocos Norte...
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in Indonesia have in common with Ilocos Norte? Click on the links to find out...