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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Lares, Puerto Rico

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

Lares is a coastal city in Puerto Rico. It is a relatively small coastal town close to the water with a population of 7184 people. The water temperature around Lares is almost constant throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 25.7°C (78.3°F) in March up to 29.1°C (84.4°F) in the month of October, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 27°C (81°F) and the best time for water activities is , since Lares 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 Lares?

The current water temperature in the month of February near Lares is approximately:
26°C (78°F)

Are there surf spots close to Lares?

There are not too many surf spots close to Lares. A spot, which is not too far away, is Isabela, which is roughly 17.2km (12.5miles) away from Lares. Click here for directions and for more information on Isabela and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Lares are Jobos, which is 20.1km (12.5miles) away, and Bridges, located approximately 20.4km (12.7miles) from Lares.

Are there beaches near by?

Yes, there are some beaches near to Lares. The closest one is La Jungla, which is 8.3km (5.2miles) away from Lares. Another beautiful beach near Lares is Puerto Hermina Beach, which is approximately 13.1km (8.2miles) away.

Which wetsuit thickness do I need for Lares?

The average water temperature around Lares is extremely warm, around 27°C (81°F), with only little variations throughout the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to water temperatures in December and January. That is why a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Lares. 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 Lares can be remarkably strong.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Lares?

Fishing and diving conditions stay very constant year round. The waters are always tropical, reaching temperatures between 24 and 29°C (75-84°F). The following fish like to swim in waters of this temperature range: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to Lares: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Lares...

Do you know what the the city Saint-Benoit in Reunion, the city Antignano in Italy, and Sunday Bank have in common with Lares? Click on the links to find out...