Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Mapanas, Philippines
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Mapanas...
Mapanas is a coastal city in the Philippines.
It is a fairly dense city close to the ocean with a population of 3574 people.
The water temperature around Mapanas is constant throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 26.9°C (80.5°F) in December up to 30.2°C (86.3°F) in the month of June, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 28°C (83°F) and the best time for water activities is early summer, since Mapanas 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 Mapanas?
The current water temperature in the month of September near Mapanas is about:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not many surf spots are located in close proximity to Mapanas. A spot that might be worth checking out is Llorente, which is more than 76.2km (47.3miles) away from Mapanas. Click here
to check out more information on Llorente and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try surfing Calicoan Island
, which is roughly 112.6km (69.9miles) away from Mapanas. Another fun surfspot is Calicoan Island
, located 112.6km (69.9miles) from Mapanas.
Are there gorgeous beaches near by?
There are several other beaches in close proximity to Mapanas. The closest one is Palapag
, which is 10.7km (6.6miles) away from Mapanas. Another fun beach near Mapanas is Laoang
, which is approximately 17.4km (10.8miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit thickness is recommended for Mapanas?
The average sea temperature around Mapanas is extremely warm, around 28°C (83°F), with only little changes throughout the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to water temperatures in December and January. Because of this, a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Mapanas. However, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for abnormal windy conditions and for UVA/UVB protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around Mapanas can be remarkably intense.
How is the diving and fishing close to Mapanas?
Scuba diving and fishing conditions stay very constant during the year. The waters are always tropical, reaching temperatures between 25 and 30°C (77-86°F). The following fish love this water temperature : Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Mapanas: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Mapanas...
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in Italy, and the city Huetor Vega
in Spain have in common with Mapanas? Click on the links to find out...