Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Katipunan, Philippines
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Katipunan...
Katipunan is a coastal city in the Philippines.
It is a quite little city in proximity to the ocean with a population of 4172 people.
The water temperature around Katipunan has low variability year round.
The temperature ranges from 27.1°C (80.8°F) in February up to 29.6°C (85.4°F) in the month of July, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 29°C (84°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Katipunan 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 near Katipunan?
The current water temperature in the month of June in the waters near Katipunan is about:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not too many surf spots are close to Katipunan. A spot, which is not too far away, is Tandag, which is 202.1km (125.6miles) away from Katipunan. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Tandag and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the drive, you can also try Daku Island
, which is approximately 214km (132.9miles) away from Katipunan. Another good surfspot is Daku Island
, located ca 214km (132.9miles) from Katipunan.
Are there beautiful beaches in close proximity to Katipunan?
Yes, there are more nice beaches in proximity to Katipunan. The nearest one is Dipolog
, which is just 5km (3.1miles) away from Katipunan. Another good beach near Katipunan is Dapitan
, which is approximately 10.8km (6.7miles) away.
What wetsuit is needed for Katipunan?
The average water temperature around Katipunan is extremely warm, around 29°C (84°F), with very little changes 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 around Katipunan. However, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for very windy conditions and for UV protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around Katipunan can be very strong.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Katipunan?
Diving and fishing conditions are very similar throughout the year. The waters around Katipunan are nearly almost tropical, reaching temperatures between 25 and 30°C (76-85°F). The following fish like to swim in waters of this temperature range: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Katipunan: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Katipunan...
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in Indonesia, the city Bacem
in Indonesia, and the city Broccostella
in Italy have in common with Katipunan? Click on the links to find out...