Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Media Luna, Cuba
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Media Luna...
Media Luna is a coastal city in Cuba.
It is a rather small-sized town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 16713 people.
The water temperature around Media Luna changes slightly throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 23.6°C (74.5°F) in February up to 30.5°C (86.9°F) in the month of June, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 28°C (83°F) and the best time for water activities is early summer, since Media Luna 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 Media Luna?
The current water temperature in the month of September in the waters around Media Luna is ca:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not many surf spots are in close proximity to Media Luna. A good spot nearby is Long bay, which is more than 159.2km (98.9miles) away from Media Luna. Click here
for more information on Long bay and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also check out Surfers beach
, which is approximately 366.7km (227.8miles) away from Media Luna. Another good surfspot is Surfers beach
, located approximately 366.7km (227.8miles) from Media Luna.
Are there white sand beaches near by?
Not many beaches are in close proximity to Media Luna. A beach, which is not too far away, is Port-Salut
, which is almost 270.5km (168miles) away from Media Luna. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try La Trompeuse
, which is approximately 293.4km (182.2miles) away from Media Luna.
What wetsuit thickness is needed for Media Luna?
The sea temperature around Media Luna is extremely warm, reaching up to 31°C (87°F) in the months of May, June, and Jul. During this time, in the early summer, a wetsuit is normaly not required for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . Nevertheless, during late winter, sea temperatures drop down to nearly 24°C (74°F). During this time, a light wetsuit top or a jumpsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok without a wetsuit . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to have a thin wetsuit or jumpsuit.
How is the diving and fishing near Media Luna?
Due to significant sea temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions vary a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 24 to 29°C (74-83°F) during winter. Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions usually change during May, June, and Jul when temperatures go up to 26 to 31°C (78-87°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Media Luna: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Media Luna...
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