Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Maliana, East Timor
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Maliana...
Maliana is a coastal city in East Timor.
It is a relatively small coastal town close to the ocean with a population of 22000 people.
The water temperature around Maliana has low variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 27°C (80.7°F) in September up to 29.9°C (85.8°F) in the month of February, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 28°C (83°F) and the best time for water activities is late winter, since Maliana 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 Maliana?
The current water temperature in the month of February in the waters close to Maliana is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not too many surf spots are close to Maliana. A spot, which is not too far away, is Roti Island, which is more than 209.7km (130.2miles) away from Maliana. Click here
for directions and for more information on Roti Island and its water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also check out Lakey Peak
, which is roughly 467.1km (290.1miles) away from Maliana. Another fun surfspot is Lakey Peak
, located approximately 467.1km (290.1miles) from Maliana.
Are there beaches located close to Maliana?
No, not many beaches are located in close proximity to Maliana. A good beach nearby is Lasiana Beach
, which is almost 131.5km (81.7miles) away from Maliana. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try Flores
, which is approximately 283.8km (176.3miles) away from Maliana.
What wetsuit is needed for Maliana?
The average water temperature around Maliana is extremely warm, around 28°C (83°F), with very little changes throughout the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to temperatures in December and January. That is why a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Maliana. Nevertheless, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for very chilly conditions and for sun protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around Maliana can be very strong.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Maliana?
Fishing and diving conditions are very similar throughout the year. The waters are nearly almost tropical, reaching temperatures between 25 and 30°C (77-86°F). The following fish can frequently be found in waters with these temperatures: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Maliana: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Maliana...
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in Italy, the city Ascoli Satriano
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in United Kingdom have in common with Maliana? Click on the links to find out...