Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Komodo Island, Indonesia
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Komodo Island...
Komodo Island is a beach in Indonesia.
The water temperature around Komodo Island is close to constant throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 26.2°C (79.2°F) in January up to 30.1°C (86.1°F) in the month of April, 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 spring, since Komodo 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 Komodo Island?
The current water temperature in the month of May at Komodo Island is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Komodo Island. A spot that might be worth checking out is Periscope Point, which is about 74.3km (46.2miles) away from Komodo Island. Click here
for directions and for more information on Periscope Point and its current water temperature. Other surfspots near Komodo Island are Lakey Peak
, which is approximately 74.3km (46.2miles) away, and Periscopes
, located ca 75.4km (46.8miles) from Komodo Island.
Are there any other beaches near by?
Yes, there are other beaches in proximity to Komodo Island. The closest one is Pink Beach
, which is 5.5km (3.4miles) away from Komodo Island. Another good beach near Komodo Island is Nihiwatu Beach
, which is 82.2km (51miles) away.
What wetsuit thickness is recommended for Komodo Island?
The average water temperature at Komodo Island is extremely warm, around 28°C (83°F), with only little changes throughout the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to water temperatures in December and January. Hence, a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving at Komodo 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 Komodo Island can be very strong.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Komodo Island?
Fishing and diving conditions are very constant during the year. The waters are always tropical, reaching temperatures between 25 and 30°C (77-86°F). The following fish like to roam around in waters of this temperature range: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Komodo Island: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Komodo Island...
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