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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Mariatana, Peru

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

Mariatana is a coastal city in Peru. The water temperature around Mariatana varies slightly during the year. The temperature ranges from 15.8°C (60.5°F) in August up to 21.4°C (70.5°F) in the month of March, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 18°C (65°F) and the best time for water activities is early spring, since Mariatana 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 near Mariatana?

The current water temperature in the month of July in the waters around Mariatana is ca:
16°C (61°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

There are not many surf spots in proximity to Mariatana. A spot, which is not too far away, is San Bartolo, which is 31.8km (19.9miles) away from Mariatana. Click here for directions and to check out more information on San Bartolo and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Mariatana are Santa Rosa, which is 32.1km (19.9miles) away, and El Huayco, located approximately 32.1km (20miles) from Mariatana.

Are there gorgeous beaches close by?

There are not many beaches in proximity to Mariatana. A beach that might be worth checking out is Santa María del Mar, which is just 31.1km (19.3miles) away from Mariatana. Another fun beach near Mariatana is Punta Hermosa, roughly 33.1km (20.6miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit thickness is recommended for Mariatana?

The sea temperature around Mariatana is relatively cold, reaching up to 21°C (71°F) in the months of February, March, and April. During this time, in the early fall, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during late summer, sea temperatures come down to 16°C (60°F). During this season, a 4/3 wetsuit is recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to have a pair of boots and a hoodie.

How is the diving and fishing near Mariatana?

Due to significant water temperature changes during the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions vary quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 16 to 21°C (60-69°F) during summer. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions change during February, March, and April when sea temperatures go up to 16 to 21°C (62-71°F). Fish that can often times be found in waters with these temperatures include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Mariatana: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Mariatana...

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