Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Manchioneal, Jamaica
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Manchioneal...
Manchioneal is a coastal city in Jamaica.
It is a quite dense city close to the ocean with a population of 2321 people.
The water temperature around Manchioneal is close to steady during the year.
The temperature ranges from 26°C (78.8°F) in February up to 29.5°C (85°F) in the month of September, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 28°C (82°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Manchioneal 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 Manchioneal?
The current water temperature in the month of December in the waters near Manchioneal is about:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not many surf spots are in close proximity to Manchioneal. A spot, which is not too far away, is Long bay, which is 4.5km (2.8miles) away from Manchioneal. Click here
for directions and for more information on Long bay and its current water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also try Encuentro
, which is 397.6km (247miles) away from Manchioneal. Another surfspot is Encuentro
, located 397.6km (247miles) from Manchioneal.
Are there gorgeous beaches near by?
Not many beaches are in close proximity to Manchioneal. The closest decent one is Port-Salut
, which is 154.5km (96miles) away from Manchioneal. If you don't mind the drive, you can also visit La Trompeuse
, 187.2km (116.3miles) away from Manchioneal.
What kind of wetsuit thickness is needed for Manchioneal?
The average sea temperature around Manchioneal is extremely warm, around 28°C (82°F), with only little changes during the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to sea temperatures in December and January. That is why a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Manchioneal. However, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for very chilly conditions and for UV protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around Manchioneal can be remarkably intense.
How is the diving and fishing near Manchioneal?
Scuba diving and fishing conditions are very constant throughout the year. The waters around Manchioneal are mostly tropical, reaching temperatures between 24 and 29°C (76-85°F). The following fish like to swim in waters of this temperature range: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Manchioneal: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Manchioneal...
Do you know what the the city Taklale
in Indonesia, the city Tanjungan
in Indonesia, and the island Lampedusa
in Italy have in common with Manchioneal? Click on the links to find out...