Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near La barra, Guatemala
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about La barra...
La barra is a surf spot in Guatemala.
The water temperature around La barra is nearly constant year round.
The temperature ranges from 27.1°C (80.7°F) in January up to 30.1°C (86.2°F) in the month of June, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 29°C (84°F) and the best time for water activities is early summer, since La barra 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 La barra?
The current water temperature in the month of May at La barra is ca:
Are there any other surf spots near by?
Yes, there are other surf spots in close proximity to La barra. The closest one is Puerto San Jose, which is only 3.2km (2miles) away from La barra. Click here
for more information on Puerto San Jose and its current water temperature. Another fun surfspot near La barra is Iztapa
, which is approximately 3.6km (2.2miles) away.
Are there gorgeous beaches in proximity to La barra?
Not many beaches are located in proximity to La barra. A good beach nearby is Monterrico
, which is more than 19.8km (12.3miles) away from La barra. If you have some extra time, you can also check out Laughing Bird Caye
, which is ca 244km (151.5miles) away from La barra.
What kind of wetsuit is needed for La barra?
The average sea temperature at La barra is extremely warm, around 29°C (84°F), with very little variations during 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 La barra. However, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for abnormal windy conditions and for UVA/UVB protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation at La barra can be particularly strong.
How is the diving and fishing near La barra?
Scuba diving and fishing conditions are very similar throughout the year. The waters at La barra are always tropical, reaching temperatures between 25 and 30°C (77-86°F). The following fish love this water temperature : Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to La barra: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about La barra...
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in Indonesia, the city Akcay
in Turkey, and the city Newport East
in United States have in common with La barra? Click on the links to find out...