Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Mancora, Peru
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Mancora...
Mancora is a beach in Peru.
The water temperature around Mancora changes moderately throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 17.9°C (64.1°F) in June up to 25°C (77.1°F) in the month of February, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 22°C (72°F) and the best time for water activities is late winter, since Mancora 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 Mancora?
The current water temperature in the month of February at Mancora is ca:
Are there surf spots in close proximity to Mancora?
Yes, there are a few surf spots close to Mancora. The closest one is Mancora, which is only 0.8km (5.1miles) away from Mancora. Click here
for directions and for more information on Mancora and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Mancora are Organos
, which is roughly 8.2km (5.1miles) away, and Punta Sal
, located approximately 9.7km (6miles) from Mancora.
Are there any other white sand beaches close by?
There are not too many beaches close to Mancora. A good beach nearby is Contralmirante Villar
, which is just 25.3km (15.7miles) away from Mancora. Another beach near Mancora is Playas
, approximately 111.5km (69.2miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit is needed for Mancora?
The sea temperature at Mancora is very warm, reaching up to 25°C (77°F) in the months of January, February, and March. During this time, in the late summer, a rashguard or light top might be required for temperature-senstive people, but most will be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . Nevertheless, during May, June, and Jul, temperatures cool down to roughly 18°C (64°F). During these months, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be required to be in the water for a good amount of time, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to have a 4/3 wetsuit.
How is the diving and fishing close to Mancora?
Due to significant temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions vary a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 18 to 23°C (64-73°F) during May, June, and Jul. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions typically change during winter when temperatures go up to 20 to 25°C (68-77°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Mancora: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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