Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Monroe Island, Philippines
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Monroe Island...
Monroe Island is a beach in the Philippines.
The water temperature around Monroe Island has slight variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 23.8°C (74.8°F) in March up to 30.1°C (86.1°F) in the month of June, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 28°C (83°F) and the best time for water activities is early summer, since Monroe Island 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 at Monroe Island?
The current water temperature in the month of December at Monroe Island is about:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Monroe Island. The closest decent spot is Pagudpud, which is 11.2km (45.4miles) away from Monroe Island. Click here
to check out more information on Pagudpud and its current water temperature. Other surfspots near Monroe Island are Aparri
, which is approximately 73.1km (45.4miles) away, and San juan
, located approximately 107.1km (66.5miles) from Monroe Island.
Are there any other beaches in close proximity to Monroe Island?
Yes, there are other beautiful beaches in close proximity to Monroe Island. The nearest one is Laoag
, which is only 4.3km (2.7miles) away from Monroe Island. Another good beach near Monroe Island is Paoay
, which is 10.1km (6.3miles) away.
What wetsuit is recommended for Monroe Island?
The water temperature at Monroe Island is extremely warm, reaching up to 30°C (86°F) in the months of May, June, and Jul. During this time, in the early summer, a wetsuit is usually not required for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving at Monroe Island. However, during early spring, water temperatures come down to 24°C (75°F). During these months, a thin top or a jumpsuit might be required for most people, but some people might even be ok without a wetsuit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to carry a thin wetsuit or jumpsuit.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Monroe Island?
Due to comparatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions alter quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 24 to 29°C (75-84°F) during spring. Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions change during summer when sea temperatures range from 25 to 30°C (77-86°F). Fish that like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Monroe Island: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Monroe Island...
Do you know what the the city Barjols
in France, the city Buri
in Indonesia, and the city Huaqiao
in China have in common with Monroe Island? Click on the links to find out...