Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near North Makassar Basin
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about North Makassar Basin...
North Makassar Basin is a geographical landform.
The water temperature around North Makassar Basin has low variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 27.6°C (81.7°F) in July up to 29.6°C (85.3°F) in the month of May, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 29°C (84°F) and the best time for water activities is late spring, since North Makassar Basin is located in the southern hemisphere.
Hover over the bars to see temperature for each month in Celsius and Fahrenheit.
What is the current water temperature near North Makassar Basin?
The current water temperature in the month of February near North Makassar Basin is approximately:
Are there surf spots close to North Makassar Basin?
Not too many surf spots are located in proximity to North Makassar Basin. A spot, which is not too far away, is Gili Trawangan, which is 535.6km (332.7miles) away from North Makassar Basin. Click here
for directions and for more information on Gili Trawangan and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try Periscopes
, which is ca 538km (334.2miles) away from North Makassar Basin. Another good surfspot is Periscopes
, located ca 538km (334.2miles) from North Makassar Basin.
Are there nice beaches close by?
No, not too many beaches are located in close proximity to North Makassar Basin. The next good beach is Lamaru Beach
, which is almost 104.8km (65.1miles) away from North Makassar Basin. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also check out Manggar Sagara Sari Beach
, which is ca 106km (65.9miles) away from North Makassar Basin.
What wetsuit is needed for North Makassar Basin?
The average water temperature at North Makassar Basin is extremely warm, around 29°C (84°F), with no significant changes during the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to temperatures in December and January. This is why a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving at North Makassar Basin. However, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for abnormal windy conditions and for UV protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation at North Makassar Basin can be particularly strong.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to North Makassar Basin?
Fishing and diving conditions change very little throughout the year. The waters at North Makassar Basin are nearly almost tropical, reaching temperatures between 25 and 30°C (76-85°F). The following fish like to roam around in waters of this temperature range: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to North Makassar Basin: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.