Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near McAllen Hill
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about McAllen Hill...
McAllen Hill is a geographical landform.
The water temperature around McAllen Hill varies slightly year round.
The temperature ranges from 21.2°C (70.2°F) in February up to 30.5°C (86.9°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 25°C (77°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since McAllen Hill 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 McAllen Hill?
The current water temperature in the month of December near McAllen Hill is about:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not many surf spots are located in close proximity to McAllen Hill. A spot, which is not too far away, is South Padre Island, which is almost 99km (61.5miles) away from McAllen Hill. Click here
for directions and for more information on South Padre Island and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try surfing Bob Hall Pier
, which is 157.2km (97.6miles) away from McAllen Hill. Another surfspot is Bob Hall Pier
, located 157.2km (97.6miles) from McAllen Hill.
Are there beaches near by?
There are not too many beaches in proximity to McAllen Hill. One beach, which is not too far away, is Del Mar Beach
, which is only 97.5km (60.6miles) away from McAllen Hill. Another fun beach near McAllen Hill is South Padre Island
, roughly 99.4km (61.7miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit thickness is needed for McAllen Hill?
The sea temperature at McAllen Hill is extremely warm, reaching up to 31°C (87°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a wetsuit is normaly not required for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving at McAllen Hill. Nevertheless, during late winter, temperatures drop down to 21°C (70°F). During these months, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to carry a 4/3 wetsuit.
How is the diving and fishing close to McAllen Hill?
Due to comparatively large temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions change quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 21 to 26°C (70-79°F) during winter. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish love this temperature range. However, the conditions change during summer when water temperatures reach 26 to 31°C (78-87°F). Fish that like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to McAllen Hill: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about McAllen Hill...
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