Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Malapag, Philippines
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Malapag...
Malapag is a coastal city in the Philippines.
It is a comparatively little city close to the ocean with a population of 3306 people.
The water temperature around Malapag is almost constant year round.
The temperature ranges from 27.9°C (82.2°F) in March up to 29.6°C (85.4°F) in the month of July, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 29°C (84°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Malapag 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 Malapag?
The current water temperature in the month of October in the waters near Malapag is about:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not too many surf spots are in close proximity to Malapag. The closest decent spot is Tandag, which is almost 163.5km (101.6miles) away from Malapag. Click here
for more information on Tandag and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try surfing Daku Island
, which is roughly 202.6km (125.8miles) away from Malapag. Another surfspot is Daku Island
, located roughly 202.6km (125.8miles) from Malapag.
Are there beautiful beaches near by?
No, there are not many beaches in close proximity to Malapag. The closest decent beach is Magsaysay
, which is only 35.7km (22.2miles) away from Malapag. Another gorgeous beach near Malapag is Davao del Sur
, ca 43.3km (26.9miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit thickness do I need for Malapag?
The average water temperature around Malapag is extremely warm, around 29°C (84°F), with only little variations during the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to water temperatures in December and January. This is why a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Malapag. 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 Malapag can be very intense.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Malapag?
Diving and fishing conditions are very constant year round. The waters around Malapag are always tropical, reaching temperatures between 25 and 30°C (76-85°F). The following fish love this water temperature : Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Malapag: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Malapag...
Do you know what the the city Messina
in Italy, the city Schmalfeld
in Germany, and the city Alangilanan
in Philippines have in common with Malapag? Click on the links to find out...