Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Las Grutas, Argentina
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Las Grutas...
Las Grutas is a beach in Argentina.
The water temperature around Las Grutas has a large variability year round.
The temperature ranges from 10.5°C (50.9°F) in September up to 21°C (69.8°F) in the month of December, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 15°C (60°F) and the best time for water activities is early winter, since Las Grutas is located in the southern hemisphere.
Hover over the bars to see temperature for each month in Celsius and Fahrenheit.
What is the current water temperature at Las Grutas?
The current water temperature in the month of August at Las Grutas is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not too many surf spots are located in close proximity to Las Grutas. A good spot nearby is Monte Hermoso, which is almost 239.2km (148.6miles) away from Las Grutas. Click here
to check out more information on Monte Hermoso and its current water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also check out Rada Tilly
, which is 373.1km (231.8miles) away from Las Grutas. Another good surfspot is Rada Tilly
, located 373.1km (231.8miles) from Las Grutas.
Are there any other beautiful beaches near by?
No, not too many beaches are in close proximity to Las Grutas. The next good beach is Puerto Piramides
, which is almost 128.7km (79.9miles) away from Las Grutas. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also visit Puerto Madryn
, which is 135.5km (84.2miles) away from Las Grutas.
What kind of wetsuit thickness is needed for Las Grutas?
The water temperature at Las Grutas is relatively cold, reaching up to 21°C (70°F) in the months of November, December, and January. During this time, in the early summer, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be recommended to be in the water for several hours, but some people might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving at Las Grutas. Nevertheless, during August, September, and October, temperatures come down to roughly 10°C (51°F). During these months, a 5/4 wetsuit is required to feel not too cold, but some people might even be ok with a very high-quality 4/3mm suit for short periods of time . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to bring a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Las Grutas?
Due to relatively large temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions change a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 10 to 15°C (51-60°F) during August, September, and October. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions typically change during winter when temperatures reach 16 to 21°C (61-70°F). Fish that can often times be found in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Las Grutas: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Las Grutas...
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