Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Kapan, Indonesia
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Kapan...
Kapan is a coastal city in Indonesia.
The water temperature around Kapan has low variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 26.6°C (79.9°F) in September up to 30.4°C (86.8°F) in the month of November, 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 fall, since Kapan 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 near Kapan?
The current water temperature in the month of December in the waters close to Kapan is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not too many surf spots are close to Kapan. A good spot nearby is Roti Island, which is almost 127.5km (79.2miles) away from Kapan. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Roti Island and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try surfing Lakey Peak
, which is 407.3km (253miles) away from Kapan. Another fun surfspot is Lakey Peak
, located ca 407.3km (253miles) from Kapan.
Are there nice beaches in close proximity to Kapan?
No, not many beaches are located in close proximity to Kapan. A beach that might be worth checking out is Lasiana Beach
, which is 49.3km (30.6miles) away from Kapan. If you have some extra time, you can also visit Flores
, ca 230.6km (143.2miles) away from Kapan.
What wetsuit is needed for Kapan?
The average water temperature around Kapan is extremely warm, around 28°C (83°F), with very little changes during the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to temperatures in December and January. Because of this, a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Kapan. Nevertheless, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for very windy conditions and for UVA/UVB protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around Kapan can be remarkably intense.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Kapan?
Fishing and diving conditions are very similar throughout the year. The waters around Kapan are nearly almost tropical, reaching temperatures between 25 and 30°C (78-87°F). The following fish love this water temperature : Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Kapan: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Kapan...
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