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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Las Gaviotas, Mexico

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Las Gaviotas...

Las Gaviotas is a surf spot in Mexico. The water temperature around Las Gaviotas has slight variability throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 14.2°C (57.5°F) in February up to 19.2°C (66.6°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 17°C (62°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Las Gaviotas 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 Las Gaviotas?

The current water temperature in the month of March at Las Gaviotas is ca:
15°C (58°F)

Are there any other surf spots near by?

Yes, there are other surf spots in close proximity to Las Gaviotas. The closest one is K-38, which is just 1.5km (0.9miles) away from Las Gaviotas. Click here for more information on K-38 and its water temperature. Another surfspot near Las Gaviotas is Calafia, which is approximately 3.5km (2.2miles) away.

Are there sandy beaches located close to Las Gaviotas?

There are a few nice beaches near to Las Gaviotas. The nearest one is Coronado Municipal Beach, which is only 8km (5miles) away from Las Gaviotas. Another beach near Las Gaviotas is Playa Tijuana, which is 18.7km (11.6miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit do I need for Las Gaviotas?

The sea temperature at Las Gaviotas is relatively cold, reaching up to 19°C (67°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to be in the water for a good amount of time, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, temperatures drop down to 14°C (58°F). During this time, a 4/3 wetsuit is required to feel comfortable, but some people might even be fine with a good 2/3mm suit . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to bring a pair of boots and a hoodie.

How is the diving and fishing near Las Gaviotas?

Due to significant water temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions alter a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 14 to 19°C (58-67°F) during winter. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. However, the conditions change during summer when temperatures reach 14 to 19°C (58-67°F). Fish which can often times be found in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Las Gaviotas: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Las Gaviotas...

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