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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Karaikal Beach, India

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Karaikal Beach...

Karaikal Beach is a beach in India. The water temperature around Karaikal Beach has low variability year round. The temperature ranges from 26.3°C (79.3°F) in January up to 29.9°C (85.8°F) in the month of June, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 28°C (83°F) and the best time for water activities is early summer, since Karaikal Beach 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 Karaikal Beach?

The current water temperature in the month of April at Karaikal Beach is about:
29°C (84°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

Not too many surf spots are in close proximity to Karaikal Beach. A spot, which is not too far away, is Mahaballipuram, which is almost 119.8km (74.4miles) away from Karaikal Beach. Click here for directions and for more information on Mahaballipuram and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also check out Pottuvil Point, which is roughly 311km (193.2miles) away from Karaikal Beach. Another fun surfspot is Pottuvil Point, located approximately 311km (193.2miles) from Karaikal Beach.

Are there any other beautiful beaches near by?

Yes, there are a few gorgeous beaches in proximity to Karaikal Beach. The nearest one is Pondicherry Beach, which is just 0.4km (0.3miles) away from Karaikal Beach. Another beach near Karaikal Beach is Nagapattinam Beach, which is roughly 9.3km (5.7miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit thickness is needed for Karaikal Beach?

The average water temperature at Karaikal Beach is extremely warm, around 28°C (83°F), with only little changes during the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to temperatures in December and January. This is why a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving at Karaikal Beach. Nevertheless, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for abnormal windy conditions and for sun protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation at Karaikal Beach can be very strong.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near Karaikal Beach?

Diving and fishing conditions are very constant throughout the year. The waters at Karaikal Beach are nearly almost tropical, reaching temperatures between 25 and 30°C (77-86°F). The following fish can often times be found in waters with these temperatures: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to Karaikal Beach: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Karaikal Beach...

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