Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Monte Grande, Puerto Rico
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Monte Grande...
Monte Grande is a coastal city in Puerto Rico.
It is a relatively small coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 1817 people.
The water temperature around Monte Grande is close to constant during the year.
The temperature ranges from 26.1°C (79°F) in March up to 29.4°C (84.9°F) in the month of May, 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 late spring, since Monte Grande 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 Monte Grande?
The current water temperature in the month of August in the waters close to Monte Grande is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
Yes, there are several surf spots in close proximity to Monte Grande. The closest one is Ballenas, which is only 18.8km (12miles) away from Monte Grande. Click here
for more information on Ballenas and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Monte Grande are Sea Beach
, which is 19.4km (12miles) away, and Little Malibu
, located 20.4km (12.7miles) from Monte Grande.
Are there beaches close by?
Yes, there are more beautiful beaches in proximity to Monte Grande. The nearest one is Cabo Rojo
, which is 2.5km (1.6miles) away from Monte Grande. Another gorgeous beach near Monte Grande is Boquerón
, which is 6km (3.7miles) away.
What wetsuit is needed for Monte Grande?
The average water temperature around Monte Grande is extremely warm, around 28°C (82°F), with no significant changes during the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to water temperatures in December and January. That is why a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Monte Grande. Nevertheless, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for very chilly conditions and for sun protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around Monte Grande can be very strong.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Monte Grande?
Fishing and diving conditions change very little throughout the year. The waters around Monte Grande are always tropical, reaching temperatures between 24 and 29°C (76-85°F). The following fish can often times be found in waters with these temperatures: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Monte Grande: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Monte Grande...
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