Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near La Joya, Mexico
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about La Joya...
La Joya is a coastal city in Mexico.
It is a comparatively little city in proximity to the ocean with a population of 1360 people.
The water temperature around La Joya varies slightly year round.
The temperature ranges from 23.7°C (74.6°F) in February up to 29°C (84.2°F) in the month of September, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 27°C (80°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since La Joya 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 La Joya?
The current water temperature in the month of December in the waters near La Joya is about:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to La Joya. A good spot nearby is Playa norte, which is 62.8km (42.3miles) away from La Joya. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Playa norte and its water temperature. Other good surfspots near La Joya are Destapador
, which is approximately 68.1km (42.3miles) away, and Costalitos
, located 70km (43.5miles) from La Joya.
Are there beautiful beaches close by?
No, not many beaches are near to La Joya. The next good one is Puerto Escondido
, which is almost 258.7km (160.7miles) away from La Joya. If you have some extra time, you can also visit Acapulco
, roughly 267.7km (166.3miles) away from La Joya.
What wetsuit thickness is recommended for La Joya?
The water temperature around La Joya is extremely warm, reaching up to 29°C (84°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a wetsuit is typically not required for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around La Joya. Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, water temperatures reach lows of 24°C (75°F). In this season, a light top or a jumpsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok without a wetsuit . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to carry a thin wetsuit or jumpsuit.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near La Joya?
Due to comparatively large water temperature changes during the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions vary quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 24 to 29°C (75-84°F) during January, February, and March. Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions change during fall when sea temperatures go up to 24 to 29°C (75-84°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to La Joya: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about La Joya...
Do you know what the the city Carcans
in France, the city Escacena del Campo
in Spain, and the city Villa Minozzo
in Italy have in common with La Joya? Click on the links to find out...