Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Maria Chiquita, Panama
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Maria Chiquita...
Maria Chiquita is a coastal city in Panama.
It is a comparatively little coastal town close to the ocean with a population of 1146 people.
The water temperature around Maria Chiquita is almost constant throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 26.7°C (80.1°F) in January up to 28.9°C (84.1°F) in the month of October, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 28°C (82°F) and the best time for water activities is , since Maria Chiquita 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 Maria Chiquita?
The current water temperature in the month of October near Maria Chiquita is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
Yes, there are several surf spots in proximity to Maria Chiquita. The closest one is Isla mamey, which is just 16.2km (11.8miles) away from Maria Chiquita. Click here
for directions and for more information on Isla mamey and its water temperature. Other good surfspots near Maria Chiquita are Isla Grande
, which is roughly 19.1km (11.8miles) away, and EL Playon
, located 19.2km (11.9miles) from Maria Chiquita.
Are there beautiful beaches close to Maria Chiquita?
No, there are not too many beaches near to Maria Chiquita. The next good one is Isla Grande
, which is just 18.6km (11.5miles) away from Maria Chiquita. Another gorgeous beach near Maria Chiquita is Taboga
, approximately 47.1km (29.2miles) away.
What wetsuit do I need for Maria Chiquita?
The average water temperature around Maria Chiquita is extremely warm, around 28°C (82°F), with very little variations throughout the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to water temperatures in December and January. This is why a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Maria Chiquita. 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 Maria Chiquita can be very strong.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Maria Chiquita?
Diving and fishing conditions are very similar year round. The waters are always tropical, reaching temperatures between 24 and 29°C (75-84°F). The following fish like to roam around in waters of this temperature range: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Maria Chiquita: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Maria Chiquita...
Do you know what the the city Saint-Just-Luzac
in France, the city Marsum
in Netherlands, and the city Skala Oropou
in Greece have in common with Maria Chiquita? Click on the links to find out...