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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Manzanillo, Mexico

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

Manzanillo is a beach in Mexico. The water temperature around Manzanillo varies slightly year round. The temperature ranges from 22.9°C (73.1°F) in April up to 29.5°C (85.1°F) in the month of September, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 27°C (81°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Manzanillo 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 at Manzanillo?

The current water temperature in the month of March at Manzanillo is about:
25°C (76°F)

Are there surf spots near Manzanillo?

There are not too many surf spots close to Manzanillo. The next good one is Boca de Apisa, which is 6km (18.9miles) away from Manzanillo. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Boca de Apisa and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Manzanillo are Pascuales, which is roughly 30.5km (18.9miles) away, and Arroyo seco, located roughly 42km (26.1miles) from Manzanillo.

Are there any other beautiful beaches near Manzanillo?

No, not too many beaches are located near to Manzanillo. The next good one is Playita del Condado, which is almost 119km (73.9miles) away from Manzanillo. If you have some extra time, you can also try Puerto Vallarta, which is roughly 120.9km (75.1miles) away from Manzanillo.

What wetsuit is recommended for Manzanillo?

The water temperature at Manzanillo is extremely warm, reaching up to 29°C (85°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a wetsuit is usually not required for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving at Manzanillo. However, during March, April, and May, sea temperatures drop down to roughly 23°C (73°F). In this season, a light top or a jumpsuit might be required for temperature-senstive people, but some might even be fine without a rashguard or 1mm top . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to bring a thin wetsuit or jumpsuit.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Manzanillo?

Due to comparatively large temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions change quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 23 to 28°C (73-82°F) during March, April, and May. Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions normally change during fall when temperatures go up to 24 to 29°C (76-85°F). Fish which can often be found in waters with these temperatures include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to Manzanillo: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Manzanillo...

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