Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Kappad, India
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Kappad...
Kappad is a beach in India.
The water temperature around Kappad varies slightly year round.
The temperature ranges from 26.4°C (79.6°F) in October up to 31.9°C (89.4°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 Kappad 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 Kappad?
The current water temperature in the month of November at Kappad is about:
Are there surf spots near Kappad?
Not too many surf spots are located in close proximity to Kappad. A spot, which is not too far away, is Kovalam, which is more than 224km (139.1miles) away from Kappad. Click here
for directions and for more information on Kovalam and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also try surfing Bennys
, which is 470.6km (292.3miles) away from Kappad. Another surfspot is Bennys
, located 470.6km (292.3miles) from Kappad.
Are there any other beautiful beaches near by?
Yes, there are some beaches in proximity to Kappad. The closest one is Beypore
, which is just 15.3km (9.5miles) away from Kappad. Another beach near Kappad is Muzhappilangad Beach
, which is ca 34.6km (21.5miles) away.
Which wetsuit thickness is needed for Kappad?
The water temperature at Kappad is extremely warm, reaching up to 32°C (89°F) in the months of April, May, and June. During this time, in the late spring, a wetsuit is normaly not required for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving at Kappad. Nevertheless, during , temperatures come down to roughly 26°C (80°F). During these months, a rashguard or 1mm wetsuit top might be required for temperature-senstive people, but most will be ok without a wetsuit . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to have a rashguard or thin wetsuit top.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Kappad?
Due to comparatively large temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 26 to 31°C (80-89°F) during . Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna love this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions normally change during spring when water temperatures reach 27 to 32°C (80-89°F). Fish which like to roam around in waters of this temperature range include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Kappad: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Kappad...
Do you know what the the city Josefina
in the Philippines, the geo Korovin Canyon
, and the city Montecalvo Versiggia
in the Italy have in common with Kappad? Click on the links to find out...