Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Loncoche, Chile
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Loncoche...
Loncoche is a coastal city in Chile.
It is a fairly dense city in proximity to the ocean with a population of 15590 people.
The water temperature around Loncoche varies slightly year round.
The temperature ranges from 10°C (50°F) in May up to 16.1°C (60.9°F) in the month of February, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 12°C (54°F) and the best time for water activities is late winter, since Loncoche 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 near Loncoche?
The current water temperature in the month of July in the waters near Loncoche is about:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not many surf spots are in proximity to Loncoche. A good spot nearby is Carelmapu, which is 173.4km (107.7miles) away from Loncoche. Click here
for directions and for more information on Carelmapu and its current water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also try Las Cruces
, which is ca 409.5km (254.4miles) away from Loncoche. Another good surfspot is Las Cruces
, located 409.5km (254.4miles) from Loncoche.
Are there gorgeous beaches close by?
Not many beaches are in close proximity to Loncoche. A good beach nearby is Las Grutas
, which is almost 406.9km (252.7miles) away from Loncoche. If you don't mind the drive, you can also check out Puerto Madryn
, which is 451.5km (280.5miles) away from Loncoche.
What wetsuit thickness is needed for Loncoche?
The sea temperature around Loncoche is relatively cold, reaching up to 16°C (61°F) in the months of January, February, and March. During this time, in the late summer, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during April, May, and June, temperatures reach lows of nearly 10°C (50°F). During these months, a 5/4 wetsuit is required to feel not too cold, but some people might even be fine with a very good 4/3mm suit for short amounts of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to carry a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.
How is the diving and fishing near Loncoche?
Due to comparatively large water temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions alter quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 10 to 15°C (50-59°F) during April, May, and June. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions normally change during January, February, and March when temperatures reach 11 to 16°C (52-61°F). Fish that like to swim in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Loncoche: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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