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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Munnar, India

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

Munnar is a coastal city in India. It is a comparatively mid-size city close to the water with a population of 68000 people. The water temperature around Munnar changes moderately during the year. The temperature ranges from 26.2°C (79.1°F) in August up to 31°C (87.9°F) in the month of May, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 28°C (83°F) and the best time for water activities is late spring, since Munnar 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 Munnar?

The current water temperature in the month of April near Munnar is about:
31°C (87°F)

Are there surf spots near Munnar?

Not too many surf spots are located in proximity to Munnar. The next good one is Kovalam, which is 117.8km (73.2miles) away from Munnar. Click here to check out more information on Kovalam and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try surfing Bennys, which is approximately 343.5km (213.4miles) away from Munnar. Another fun surfspot is Bennys, located roughly 343.5km (213.4miles) from Munnar.

Are there beautiful beaches close by?

No, there are not too many beaches close to Munnar. The next good one is Madh Islands beach, which is 56.5km (35.1miles) away from Munnar. Another beach near Munnar is Fort Kochi beach, which is approximately 56.8km (35.3miles) away.

What wetsuit do I need for Munnar?

The average water temperature around Munnar is extremely warm, around 28°C (83°F), with no significant variations during the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to water temperatures in December and January. Hence, a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Munnar. However, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for very windy conditions and for UVA/UVB protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around Munnar can be very intense.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Munnar?

Diving and fishing conditions change very little year round. The waters around Munnar are always tropical, reaching temperatures between 26 and 31°C (79-88°F). The following fish love this water temperature : Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to Munnar: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Munnar...

Do you know what the Santo Domingo Basin , Marconnelle in France, and the city One Tree Hill in Australia have in common with Munnar? Click on the links to find out...