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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Makawao, United States

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Makawao...

Makawao is a coastal city in the United States. It is a relatively small coastal town close to the ocean with a population of 7184 people. The water temperature around Makawao is almost constant year round. The temperature ranges from 23.8°C (74.8°F) in March up to 26.7°C (80°F) in the month of July, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 25°C (77°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Makawao 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 Makawao?

The current water temperature in the month of May near Makawao is approximately:
24°C (76°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

Yes, there are several surf spots in proximity to Makawao. The nearest one is Hookipa, which is just 6km (3.8miles) away from Makawao. Click here for more information on Hookipa and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Makawao are Hookipa beach, which is roughly 6.1km (3.8miles) away, and Jaws, located 6.6km (4.1miles) from Makawao.

Are there beaches close by?

Yes, there are several other gorgeous beaches near to Makawao. The nearest one is Maliko Bay, which is 5.9km (3.6miles) away from Makawao. Another gorgeous beach near Makawao is Kuiaha Bay, which is approximately 6.1km (3.8miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit thickness do I need for Makawao?

The average water temperature around Makawao is very warm, around 25°C (77°F), with no significant variations during the year. This is why a wetsuit is most of the time not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Makawao, especially during the day and not windy conditions. Nevertheless, it can get a little bit chilly in the mornings and in the evenings and during windy days. You might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit, jumpsuit or at least a rashguard to be prepared. The coldest months are February, March, and April. You should be fine without a wetsuit in the summer, particularly during June, July, and August. However, it is recommended to bring UVA/UVB protection, as the sun radiation around Makawao is remarkably strong year round.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Makawao?

Fishing and diving conditions change very little year round. The waters around Makawao are always very warm, reaching temperatures between 22 and 27°C (71-80°F). The following fish love this water temperature and can often be found: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.

Directions to Makawao: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Makawao...

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