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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Nizao, Dominican Republic

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

Nizao is a coastal city in the Dominican Republic. It is a comparatively small coastal town close to the water with a population of 6530 people. The water temperature around Nizao is nearly constant year round. The temperature ranges from 26.4°C (79.5°F) in April up to 29°C (84.1°F) in the month of September, 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 early fall, since Nizao 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 Nizao?

The current water temperature in the month of October near Nizao is approximately:
29°C (84°F)

Are there surf spots close to Nizao?

There are not too many surf spots close to Nizao. A spot, which is not too far away, is El chinchorro, which is just 17.7km (24.9miles) away from Nizao. Click here for directions and for more information on El chinchorro and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Nizao are La Boya, which is roughly 40.1km (24.9miles) away, and El Coson, located 82.7km (51.4miles) from Nizao.

Are there nice beaches near by?

No, not too many beaches are in proximity to Nizao. The closest decent beach is Jacmel, which is 152.4km (94.7miles) away from Nizao. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also visit Brava Beach, which is roughly 153.8km (95.6miles) away from Nizao.

Which wetsuit thickness is needed for Nizao?

The average water temperature around Nizao is extremely warm, around 28°C (82°F), with only little variations throughout 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 Nizao. However, 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 Nizao can be remarkably strong.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Nizao?

Fishing and diving conditions stay very constant throughout the year. The waters are always tropical, reaching temperatures between 24 and 29°C (75-84°F). The following fish can often be found in waters of this temperature range: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to Nizao: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Nizao...

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