Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Las Salinas, Dominican Republic
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Las Salinas...
Las Salinas is a coastal city in the Dominican Republic.
It is a comparatively little coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 4513 people.
The water temperature around Las Salinas is steady year round.
The temperature ranges from 26°C (78.7°F) in April up to 29°C (84.2°F) in the month of September, 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 early fall, since Las Salinas 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 Las Salinas?
The current water temperature in the month of September in the waters close to Las Salinas is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not too many surf spots are in proximity to Las Salinas. The next good one is El chinchorro, which is more than 86.1km (53.5miles) away from Las Salinas. Click here
for directions and for more information on El chinchorro and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the drive, you can also try surfing Sosua
, which is ca 115.5km (71.7miles) away from Las Salinas. Another surfspot is Sosua
, located roughly 115.5km (71.7miles) from Las Salinas.
Are there nice beaches close by?
No, not many beaches are close to Las Salinas. The next good one is Jacmel
, which is almost 79.9km (49.7miles) away from Las Salinas. If you have some extra time, you can also check out Montrouis
, roughly 102.1km (63.4miles) away from Las Salinas.
What wetsuit thickness do I need for Las Salinas?
The average water temperature around Las Salinas is extremely warm, around 27°C (81°F), with no significant variations throughout the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to sea temperatures in December and January. That is why a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Las Salinas. However, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for very windy conditions and for UVA/UVB protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around Las Salinas can be particularly intense.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Las Salinas?
Diving and fishing conditions change very little year round. The waters are mostly tropical, reaching temperatures between 24 and 29°C (75-84°F). The following fish love this water temperature and can often be found: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Las Salinas: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Las Salinas...
Do you know what the the city Banakaja
in Indonesia, the city Strubbel
in Germany, and the city Zagra
in Spain have in common with Las Salinas? Click on the links to find out...