Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Olintepeque, Guatemala
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Olintepeque...
Olintepeque is a coastal city in Guatemala.
The water temperature around Olintepeque is close to steady during the year.
The temperature ranges from 27.6°C (81.8°F) in January up to 30.4°C (86.8°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 29°C (84°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Olintepeque 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 Olintepeque?
The current water temperature in the month of January in the waters around Olintepeque is ca:
Are there surf spots close by?
There are not many surf spots in proximity to Olintepeque. A spot, which is not too far away, is Champerico, which is just 48.8km (38.5miles) away from Olintepeque. Click here
for directions and for more information on Champerico and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Olintepeque are Puerto Madero
, which is 61.9km (38.5miles) away, and Zipacate
, located 70.9km (44miles) from Olintepeque.
Are there sandy beaches near by?
Not many beaches are in proximity to Olintepeque. The next good one is Monterrico
, which is 97.5km (60.6miles) away from Olintepeque. If you don't mind the drive, you can also try Maya Beach
, 241.3km (149.9miles) away from Olintepeque.
What kind of wetsuit thickness is needed for Olintepeque?
The average sea temperature around Olintepeque is extremely warm, around 29°C (84°F), with only little variations throughout the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to sea temperatures in December and January. Because of this, a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Olintepeque. However, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for very chilly conditions and for UV protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around Olintepeque can be very intense.
How is the diving and fishing near Olintepeque?
Scuba diving and fishing conditions are very constant throughout the year. The waters are mostly tropical, reaching temperatures between 25 and 30°C (78-87°F). The following fish like to swim in waters of this temperature range: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Olintepeque: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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