Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Mapili, Philippines
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Mapili...
Mapili is a coastal city in the Philippines.
It is a relatively small coastal town close to the ocean with a population of 2104 people.
The water temperature around Mapili has average variability during the year.
The temperature ranges from 25.4°C (77.7°F) in January up to 31.6°C (88.8°F) in the month of May, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 29°C (84°F) and the best time for water activities is late spring, since Mapili 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 Mapili?
The current water temperature in the month of February in the waters close to Mapili is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not too many surf spots are in close proximity to Mapili. A spot that might be worth checking out is Llorente, which is 191.5km (118.9miles) away from Mapili. Click here
to check out more information on Llorente and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try surfing Pururan Bay
, which is ca 210.4km (130.7miles) away from Mapili. Another fun surfspot is Pururan Bay
, located approximately 210.4km (130.7miles) from Mapili.
Are there beaches near by?
Yes, there are several beaches in close proximity to Mapili. The nearest one is Barotac Viejo
, which is only 8.5km (5.3miles) away from Mapili. Another fun beach near Mapili is Ajuy
, which is roughly 19.2km (11.9miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit thickness is recommended for Mapili?
The water temperature around Mapili is extremely warm, reaching up to 32°C (89°F) in the months of April, May, and June. During this time, in the late spring, a wetsuit is normaly not required for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during winter, sea temperatures drop down to roughly 25°C (78°F). In this season, a rashguard or thin top might be required for sensitive people, but most will be fine without a wetsuit . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to have a rashguard or thin top.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Mapili?
Due to relatively large water temperature changes during the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions alter a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 25 to 30°C (78-87°F) during winter. Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions normally change during April, May, and June when temperatures range from 27 to 32°C (80-89°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Mapili: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Mapili...
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in United Kingdom, the city Vila da Ribeira Brava
in Cape Verde, and the city Arhribs
in Algeria have in common with Mapili? Click on the links to find out...