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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Lamotrek, Micronesia

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Lamotrek...

Lamotrek is a coastal city in Micronesia. The water temperature around Lamotrek has low variability during the year. The temperature ranges from 27.9°C (82.2°F) in February up to 29.8°C (85.7°F) in the month of August, 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 late summer, since Lamotrek 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 Lamotrek?

The current water temperature in the month of February in the waters around Lamotrek is ca:
28°C (82°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

Not many surf spots are close to Lamotrek. The closest decent spot is Umatac Bay, which is more than 416.2km (258.5miles) away from Lamotrek. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Umatac Bay and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try Gab Gab Beach, which is approximately 426.2km (264.7miles) away from Lamotrek. Another good surfspot is Gab Gab Beach, located 426.2km (264.7miles) from Lamotrek.

Are there white sand beaches located close to Lamotrek?

Not many beaches are located in proximity to Lamotrek. A good beach nearby is Steps Beach, which is 535.6km (332.7miles) away from Lamotrek. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also try Hamadi Beach, which is 795.5km (494.1miles) away from Lamotrek.

What kind of wetsuit do I need for Lamotrek?

The average sea temperature around Lamotrek is extremely warm, around 29°C (84°F), with very little variations throughout 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 Lamotrek. 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 Lamotrek can be very strong.

How is the diving and fishing near Lamotrek?

Fishing and Scuba diving conditions are very similar year round. The waters are nearly almost tropical, reaching temperatures between 25 and 30°C (77-86°F). The following fish like to swim in waters of this temperature range: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to Lamotrek: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Lamotrek...

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