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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Luna Roja, Argentina

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Luna Roja...

Luna Roja is a surf spot in Argentina. The water temperature around Luna Roja has average variability throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 10°C (50.1°F) in August up to 19.8°C (67.6°F) in the month of February, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 15°C (59°F) and the best time for water activities is late winter, since Luna Roja 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 Luna Roja?

The current water temperature in the month of July at Luna Roja is about:
12°C (53°F)

Are there any other surf spots close by?

Yes, there are a few surf spots in proximity to Luna Roja. The closest one is La Paloma, which is 0.5km (0.3miles) away from Luna Roja. Click here for more information on La Paloma and its water temperature. Another good surfspot near Luna Roja is Off the Wall, which is ca 0.8km (0.5miles) away.

Are there beautiful beaches located close to Luna Roja?

Yes, there are several nice beaches in close proximity to Luna Roja. The nearest one is Mar del Plata, which is only 12.7km (7.9miles) away from Luna Roja. Another beautiful beach near Luna Roja is Miramar, which is ca 12.8km (7.9miles) away.

What wetsuit is recommended for Luna Roja?

The water temperature at Luna Roja is relatively cold, reaching up to 20°C (68°F) in the months of January, February, and March. During this time, in the late summer, a 3/2 wetsuit might be recommended to be in the water for a good amount of time, but some people might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during late summer, sea temperatures cool down to approximately 10°C (50°F). During this time, a 4-5mm wetsuit is required to feel not too cold, but some people might even be fine 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 carry a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near Luna Roja?

Due to comparatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions alter a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 10 to 15°C (50-59°F) during July, August, and September. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. The conditions normally change during January, February, and March when water temperatures go up to 15 to 20°C (59-68°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Luna Roja: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Luna Roja...

Do you know what the the city Johnsonville in the United States, the city Shuyuan Zhen in the China, and the city Amacalan in the Philippines have in common with Luna Roja? Click on the links to find out...