Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Kanawa Island, Indonesia
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Kanawa Island...
Kanawa Island is a beach in Indonesia.
The water temperature around Kanawa Island has low variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 28.8°C (83.8°F) in January up to 30.2°C (86.3°F) in the month of May, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 30°C (85°F) and the best time for water activities is late spring, since Kanawa Island is located in the southern hemisphere.
Hover over the bars to see temperature for each month in Celsius and Fahrenheit.
What is the current water temperature at Kanawa Island?
The current water temperature in the month of March at Kanawa Island is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not too many surf spots are located in proximity to Kanawa Island. The closest decent spot is Tandag, which is 1011.2km (628.1miles) away from Kanawa Island. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Tandag and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try Cemeteries
, which is 1048.4km (651.2miles) away from Kanawa Island. Another good surfspot is Cemeteries
, located approximately 1048.4km (651.2miles) from Kanawa Island.
Are there any other nice beaches close by?
No, there are not too many beaches in proximity to Kanawa Island. The closest decent beach is Biak Island
, which is 50.7km (31.5miles) away from Kanawa Island. Another good beach near Kanawa Island is Pantai Barat
, which is roughly 151.2km (93.9miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit thickness is needed for Kanawa Island?
The average water temperature at Kanawa Island is extremely warm, around 30°C (85°F), with no significant variations during the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to temperatures in December and January. Hence, a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving at Kanawa Island. Nevertheless, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for abnormal windy conditions and for UV protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation at Kanawa Island can be remarkably strong.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Kanawa Island?
Diving and fishing conditions change very little throughout the year. The waters at Kanawa Island are nearly almost tropical, reaching temperatures between 25 and 30°C (77-86°F). The following fish like to hang out in waters of this temperature range: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Kanawa Island: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Kanawa Island...
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in Italy, the city Sauveterre-de-Guyenne
in France, and the city La Genetouze
in France have in common with Kanawa Island? Click on the links to find out...