Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Lapu-Lapu City, Philippines
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Lapu-Lapu City...
Lapu-Lapu City is a coastal city in the Philippines.
It is a quite mid-size city in proximity to the ocean with a population of 350467 people.
The water temperature around Lapu-Lapu City is nearly constant year round.
The temperature ranges from 26.3°C (79.3°F) in February up to 30°C (86°F) in the month of October, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 28°C (83°F) and the best time for water activities is , since Lapu-Lapu City 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 Lapu-Lapu City?
The current water temperature in the month of December in the waters near Lapu-Lapu City is about:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not many surf spots are in close proximity to Lapu-Lapu City. The closest decent spot is Llorente, which is almost 132.4km (82.2miles) away from Lapu-Lapu City. Click here
to check out more information on Llorente and its water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also check out G1
, which is ca 151.5km (94.1miles) away from Lapu-Lapu City. Another fun surfspot is G1
, located ca 151.5km (94.1miles) from Lapu-Lapu City.
Are there beaches near by?
There are a few beaches close to Lapu-Lapu City. The nearest one is Isla Visa
, which is 1.1km (0.7miles) away from Lapu-Lapu City. Another nice beach near Lapu-Lapu City is Mactan Island
, which is 1.3km (0.8miles) away.
What wetsuit thickness is needed for Lapu-Lapu City?
The average sea temperature around Lapu-Lapu City is extremely warm, around 28°C (83°F), with only little variations during the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to water temperatures in December and January. Because of this, a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Lapu-Lapu City. Nevertheless, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for very chilly conditions and for sun protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around Lapu-Lapu City can be particularly intense.
How is the diving and fishing near Lapu-Lapu City?
Scuba diving and fishing conditions are very constant throughout the year. The waters around Lapu-Lapu City are always tropical, reaching temperatures between 25 and 30°C (77-86°F). The following fish can frequently be found in waters with these temperatures: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Lapu-Lapu City: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Lapu-Lapu City...
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